Two walkers were rescued from the Peak District’s highest hill after getting lost in the dark.

The man and woman, in their mid-20s, were found unharmed but tired on the slopes of Kinder Scout after walking for 13 hours.

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Walkers set to record Google Street View images of Cleveland Way

Walkers will pound a national trail to bring armchair outdoors fans a view of the countryside. A team will traverse the Cleveland Way, equipped wit...

Walker suffers serious injuries in 60ft Scafell Pike fall

A walker suffered serious injuries when he fell more than 60ft from a route on England’s highest mountain.

South Pennines walker suffers broken leg in fall near reservoir at Denholme

A walker was rescued after falling down steep banking near a South Pennines reservoir. Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team was called out at 5pm o...

Labrador Archie survives 150ft fall from Sharp Edge with only minor cuts

A dog escaped serious injury after falling 150ft (46m) from a Lake District ridge. Rescuers said the black labrador, Archie, had a lucky escape whe...

Film-maker Terry Abraham to speak at Friends of Lake District lecture

Film-maker Terry Abraham will speak at the annual lecture of a Lakeland conservation group. The self-taught cinematographer will deliver his talk a...

Four lost walkers rescued from Brecon Beacons as storm approaches

A group of four walkers was rescued from the Brecon Beacons after getting lost. A police helicopter airlifted two of them from the hillside as stor...

Rescue radio among gear stolen in break-in at Rossendale team member's home

A mountain rescue team member had his specialised equipment and team radio stolen after a break-in at his house.

Calder Valley team uses rope system to rescue injured woman at Otley Chevin

A woman was rescued from steep woodland at a West Yorkshire beauty spot after she fell and suffered a suspected broken leg.

Rescuers brave approaching lightning after Mam Tor walker breaks ankle

Rescuers braved approaching lightning storms after a woman broke her ankle while walking in the Peak District.

Hill sleuths go in search of truth about Welsh nuttall Moelwyn Mawr

Will a Snowdonia hill top's status survive scrutiny from a trio of mountain surveyors?...

Mini-test: lightweight camping stoves

These four stoves won't take up much room in your rucksack on that backpacking trip, but which suits your needs?.

Pen-y-ghent from Foxup

For anyone fancying a longer walk up Pen-y-ghent, this 10-mile stroll from the end of Littondale provides a different approach to one of Yorkshire's Three Peaks.

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