A climber bouldering at a popular Peak District site had to be airlifted to hospital after breaking his leg in a fall over just three feet.
A walker was rescued from a Lakeland fell after her headtorch failed in the dark. The 52-year-old was walking on Great Dodd at the northern end of ...
A group of volunteer mountain rescuers made an 800-mile round trip to help victims of flooding during this week’s exceptional winter storm.
Weather forecasters have issued amber warnings of storm-force winds on hills across northern Britain on Thursday.
Two men are preparing to begin the unusual job of climbing England’s third highest mountain every day to help keep members of the public safe.
Mountain rescuers had to abandon their plans to listen to a talk by top climber Leo Houlding after lost walkers called for help.
Britain’s official weather forecasters today poured cold water on media reports that the country was heading for one of the severest winters in years.
Scotland’s hills are being subjected to environmental vandalism as tracks are gouged across the nation’s uplands, campaigners said.
A walker was guided to safety after getting lost on a Lake District mountain. The 60-year-old from Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire rang for h...
A keen walker and access campaigner has won an award for her work defending paths and open spaces. Maggie Thomas, Caerphilly local correspondent fo...
A dog was plucked from a crag by rescuers after spending a week stuck on a Snowdonia mountainside. Aberglaslyn Mountain Rescue Team was called out ...
An expert on Britain’s hills has been appointed an ‘ambassador’ to inspire existing and new walkers to pull on their boots and head for the high ground.
A leading conservation charity has defended the production of a map which defines wild land in Scotland.
A busy weekend for a Snowdonia mountain rescue team was capped by two rescues, of an injured walker and a man stuck on a scrambling route.
A university law lecturer has been named volunteer of the year for her work championing the Peak District to ethnic minorities.
The film of climber Leo Houlding’s remarkable first ascent of a route on an Antarctic peak goes on general sale today.
A ‘larger than life’ former mountain rescue leader has died. Stewart Hulse was a founder of the Ambleside Fell Rescue Team and later went on to...
A walker was stretchered from a path after slipping and breaking his leg while walking in the South Pennines.