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Residents and businesses to have say on Snowdon's future

Residents and businesses around Wales’s highest mountain are to be asked their views on how to manage the peak.

30 September 2015

Man airlifted from Great Dun Fell after collapsing

A man was airlifted to hospital after collapsing on the Pennines’ second highest fell. The man, in his 70s, was found on Great Dun Fell today, We...

30 September 2015

Two airlifted from Snowdonia mountains after suffering facial injuries

Two walkers were airlifted from Snowdonia mountains after injuring themselves in separate incidents. Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue Organisation was ...

30 September 2015

High Peak Trail widening will give more space to walkers and cyclists

A popular trail in the Peak District will be widened to give more space to walkers, cyclists and horse riders.

29 September 2015

Plea to charities after eight Yorkshire Three Peaks walkers rescued in dark

A rescue team has urged charity challenge organisers to take greater care of those taking part, after a group of eight walkers had to be brought to safety.

27 September 2015

Sport climbing on last pitch to be included in 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Sport climbing has passed its latest pitch to become an Olympic sport. Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 games included the activity as one of five that...

28 September 2015

Body of missing runner and mountain rescuer Alex Brett found on Liathach

The body of a missing hillrunner has been found on a Highland mountain. Rescuers found the Alex Brett’s body on Liathach on Saturday, almost a we...

27 September 2015

11-year-old boy and dad rescued after getting stuck on Tryfan

A boy had to be rescued after getting stuck on steep ground on a Snowdonia mountain. The 11-year-old and his father, from Cardiff, got into difficu...

26 September 2015

Woman with broken ankle rescued from Earl's Crag above Cowling

A woman was rescued from a North Yorkshire crag after suffering a suspected broken ankle. Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team was called out on Th...

25 September 2015

Rescuers called out to help pair reported to be stuck on Striding Edge

Rescuers were called out to help two walkers who were reported to be stuck on a Lake District ridge. Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team was alerted by...

30 September 2015

Concern grows as four teams search for Glen Coe walker Robin Garton

Four rescue teams and a Coastguard helicopter are continuing the search for a missing hillwalker who has not been seen since Friday.

30 September 2015

Star line-up unveiled for this year's Kendal Mountain Festival

Organisers of one of Britain’s biggest outdoor festivals have lined up a constellation of adventure stars to keep visitors enthralled at the annual event.

29 September 2015

Police appeal for sightings of Robin Garton, missing after Glen Coe walk

Police are appealing for information about a walker who has gone missing after walking in Glen Coe. Robin Garton, described by officers as an exper...

29 September 2015

Cave rescue team complains over 'horrifying' Bear Grylls TV programme

A rescue team has posted an official complaint to television bosses over scenes in a recent programme featuring a renowned adventurer.

28 September 2015

Two climbers suffer head injuries in separate falls from Peak District crags

Two climbers suffered head injuries in separate falls at Peak District crags on the same day. Edale Mountain Rescue Team was called out on Sunday t...

27 September 2015

Climber breaks leg in fall at Stanage Edge

A climber was rescued after falling from a popular Peak District crag. The woman fell and suffered a suspected broken leg when she came off the roc...

26 September 2015

More than 100 volunteers spruce up Blencathra during fell care day

A Lake District fell got a spruce-up when more than a hundred people cleared a mountain of rubbish. The 140 volunteers and staff saw off 300 pieces...

25 September 2015

Search underway on Torridon mountains for missing runner Alexander Brett

A search is underway for a hillrunner who has gone missing in Torridon in the Scottish Highlands. Alexander Brett set off for a run across mountain...

25 September 2015

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