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A group of three walkers was found after an eight-hour search on the Lakeland fells.

The trio called for help when they got lost in atrocious conditions, with strong winds and thick fog, after setting out from Mardale Head on the shore of Haweswater

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Queen presents MBE to former Peak authority member Christopher Pennell

A former Peak District National Park Authority member has received an honour from the Queen. Christopher Pennell was appointed an MBE in the birthd...

'Carry a torch' reminder as benighted walker among three Lakeland callouts

Rescuers in the Lake District have repeated their pleas to walkers to carry a torch after an overseas visitor got lost in the dark on a fell and had to be brought to safety.

Two separated scramblers report each other missing on Snowdonia ridge

Mountain rescuers were called out to a pair of men scrambling on a Snowdonia mountain after each one phoned to say the other was missing.

Injured Dow Crag walker rescued after trying to make way off fell

A walker was rescued after she injured her leg in a fall on the Coniston Fells. The woman, in her 70s, attempted to reach safety after the incident...

Charity's final push for £30,000 to complete Glen Affric bothy restoration

A charity is pushing for final funds to enable it to restore a remote Highlands bothy. Trees for Life is £30,000 short of its target to bring back...

Film-maker Glen Travis in cash bid for Cairngorm rescuers documentary

A film-maker is up against a tight deadline in his bid to reach his crowdfunding target for a documentary on a Scottish mountain rescue team.

Forestry minister will visit Fell Care Day volunteers in Lake District

A Government minister will visit volunteers taking part in the next Fell Care Day in the Lake District.

National Trust for Scotland joins fight against Stronelairg windfarm

Scotland’s biggest conservation charity has thrown its weight behind the campaign against the building of a huge windfarm in the Highlands.

New Sandstone Way mountain bike trail planned for Northumberland

A new mountain biking route is planned for next year in Northumberland. The Sandstone Way is a 193km (120-mile) trail linking Berwick-upon-Tweed an...

British Mountaineering Council pledges: we'll do more for hillwalkers

Many of the BMC's hillwalking members have complained it doesn't represent them well. It's determined to change that...

Now in the shops: MSR WindBoiler stove offering superfast cook times

The Seattle brand that has made some of the best known lightweight stoves introduces a personal system that claims a super-fast boiling time.

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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