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Two teams in eight-hour rescue of injured walker on Northumberland fell

Members of two rescue teams had to carry an injured walker almost two miles during an operation lasting eight hours.

13 October 2015

Werneth Low walker injured after colliding with dog

A woman was rescued after being injured on a Greater Manchester hill. The 47-year-old woman injured her leg when she collided with a dog while walk...

13 October 2015

Lakeland walker finds man's body at base of crag in Far Easedale

A walker heading for a Lake District scrambling route discovered a man’s body at the base of a crag.

12 October 2015

Sir Chris Bonington backs bid to win cash for path work on 'magical' Suilven

Mountaineering elder statesman Sir Chris Bonington is urging outdoor fans to vote for a ‘magical’ Highlands mountain in a bid for conservation cash.

11 October 2015

Pair rescued after getting stuck on Lakeland fell Barf

Mountain rescuers were called out to one of their area’s incident blackspots after two walkers got stuck on steep ground.

10 October 2015

Rangers lead walks to Peak District plane wrecks and hidden 'letterboxes'

National park rangers are offering the public the chance to walk with them to discover aircraft wrecks on the Peak District’s highest hill.

10 October 2015

Police renew appeal after Buttertubs Pass cyclist dies in hospital

A cyclist who was found with serious injuries on a Yorkshire Dales pass has died. The man, in his 50s, was found on Sunday on the Buttertubs Pass b...

08 October 2015

Patterdale team rescues sheepdog after night stuck on St Sunday Crag

A sheepdog was brought to safety by a mountain rescue team after getting stuck on a Lake District crag.

06 October 2015

Climber Alan Hinkes will deliver talks at 10 Cotswold Outdoor stores

One of Britain's top mountaineers will recount tales of his exploits during a tour of outdoor shops. Alan Hinkes, the only Briton to have summited ...

06 October 2015

Police appeal after Inverness rescue helicopter targeted with laser

Police have warned the public of the potential catastrophic consequences of shining lasers at aircraft after a search and rescue helicopter was targeted.

13 October 2015

Calder Valley rescue team welcomes new 10-week-old recruit Wynn

A rescue team’s new recruit is starting training, at the tender age of 10 weeks. Border collie bitch Wynn will begin her programme to join the Ca...

12 October 2015

Trust marks locals' open-space victory in Battle of Berkhamsted Common

As battles go, it’s less well known than Hastings or Bosworth, but a night-time raid to save the people’s right to use an open space is being celebrated by the National Trust.

11 October 2015

Rescuers warn against venturing on to Mam Tor face after walker gets stuck

Rescuers warned hillgoers against tackling the face of a Peak District hill after a man got stuck. Edale Mountain Rescue Team said the face of Mam ...

10 October 2015

Searches continue for missing Glen Coe walker Robin Garton

Rescuers are continuing the search for a walker who has gone missing in Glen Coe. Search dogs and police officers are joining members of Glencoe Mo...

10 October 2015

Scott and Bonington will join inaugural Mountain Arts Festival at Rheged

Artists will gather in Cumbria for a festival devoted to mountains. The inaugural Mountain Arts Festival will be held at the Rheged Centre near Pen...

10 October 2015

Two walkers rescued after getting lost in dark on Y Garn

Two walkers were rescued after getting lost in the dark on a Snowdonia mountain. The couple were unable to tell the mountain rescue team which moun...

07 October 2015

Family of missing Glen Coe walker Robin Garton 'desperate' to find him

The family of a walker who went missing in the Highlands said they are desperate to find him. More than 50 mountain rescue volunteers joined a sear...

06 October 2015

Rescuers searching for missing walker find body on Fleetwith Pike

Rescuers searching for a walker missing on the Lake District fells have found a body. Three teams and six search dogs and handlers were called out ...

06 October 2015

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