Four Brecon Beacons teams in operation to bring 26 Duke of Edinburgh's walkers to safety

A large group of teenagers was rescued from mountains in the Brecon Beacons national park after getting into difficulties in bad weather.

29 June 2016

Mountain Leader: 'I felt like Pied Piper' as numerous walkers get lost on Scafell Pike

A Mountain Leader said he felt like the Pied Piper as lost walkers tagged on to his guided group in the dark on England’s highest mountain.

27 June 2016

Boy airlifted to hospital after suffering serious head injury in Borrowdale fall

A boy was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries when he fell in the Lake District. The eight-year-old from Arnside in Cumbria was ...

25 June 2016

Campaigner Kate Ashbrook will open 'unique' Welcome Way linking three towns

An access champion will officially open a unique long-distance walking route at the weekend. Kate Ashbrook will walk part of the Welcome Way from t...

23 June 2016

Injured walker prompts second callout to Red Pike for Cockermouth rescuers

Rescuers were called to a Lake District mountainside for the second time in three days after a walker was injured in a fall.

22 June 2016

More than 100 jobs at risk as National Trust for Scotland consults on restructure

More than 100 jobs are at risk as Scotland’s biggest conservation charity looks at restructuring its departments and devolving decision making.

21 June 2016

Woman and dogs seriously injured in fall at Hareshaw Linn waterfall near Bellingham

A woman was seriously injured when she fell into a ravine on the boundary of the Northumberland national park while walking her dogs.

19 June 2016

Injured Lake District walker airlifted to hospital after Red Pike fall

A walker was airlifted from a Lake District mountain after he suffered head and leg injuries in a fall.

19 June 2016

Yorkshire Dales walker rescued after injuring leg in stepping stones slip

A walker was stretchered from a Yorkshire Dales beauty spot after injuring herself when she fell on stepping stones.

18 June 2016

Walker airlifted after suffering serious injuries in 30ft fall on River Eden's banks

A woman was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries when she fell while walking on a Cumbria river bank.

28 June 2016

Elderly pair rescued after following 'easy ascent' route on Tryfan North Ridge

An elderly couple had to be rescued after getting into difficulties on a Snowdonia mountain. The 80-year-old man from Powys and his wife, in her la...

26 June 2016

Environment professionals challenge Government to keep standards after EU vote

An environmental body has called on the UK Government to retain or improve protection following the country’s vote to leave the European Union.

24 June 2016

Joss Naylor invites public to join him during 30-mile 80th birthday Lakeland run

A fellrunning legend has invited fellow runners to join him at the weekend as he tackles a 30-mile route across the Lakeland mountains to mark his 80th birthday.

22 June 2016

Watch a sneak preview of upcoming film of Leo Houlding's Mirror Wall climb

Outdoor fans have been offered a sneak preview of a film following a top climber’s ascent of a remote big wall.

21 June 2016

Rescuers say correct details vital when calling for help using emergency roaming

Rescuers have reminded outdoor enthusiasts of the importance of using the right procedure to call for help when on the hills.

20 June 2016

Hillwalker knocked unconsious and trapped by boulder after Snowdonia rockfall

A walker was injured when he was trapped under a rock dislodged by one of his companions on a Snowdonia mountainside.

20 June 2016

Campaigner warns partnership could lead to 'Disneyfication' of national parks

A leading campaigner warned against the ‘Disneyfication’ of Britain’s national parks cautioned that the setting up of a partnership could lead governments to cut budgets further.

18 June 2016

Fish-shop tales will feature in film-maker Richard Else's Alfred Wainwright lecture

A film-maker who helped bring acclaimed outdoor writer Alfred Wainwright to the television screen will speak at an event marking the 25th anniversary of the author’s death.

17 June 2016


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