Cairngorms climber dies after 50ft fall in Coire an Lochain

A man has died after he fell while climbing in the Cairngorms. The climber was with another man on a route in Coire an Lochain in the Northern Corr...

09 June 2016

Is using your GPS gadget on the mountains a threat to your life?

Could your incredibly accurate little GPS receiver be a threat to your life? That’s a question posed by a mountain expert who said the increasing...

08 June 2016

Appeal to Glen Shiel walkers for sightings of missing man Roger Fletcher

Police have appealed to walkers and motorists in Glen Shiel for sighting of a missing walker. Roger Fletcher was believed to have set off to walk i...

07 June 2016

Olympic decision takes climbing one move closer to inclusion in 2020 Tokyo games

Climbing has made a further move towards inclusion in the Olympic Games after receiving support from the movement’s executive board.

04 June 2016

Two climbers airlifted to hospital after fall on The Cobbler

Two climbers were airlifted from a mountain in the southern Highlands after injuring themselves in a fall.

03 June 2016

Walker Robin Garton's family informed after body found on Glen Coe mountain

A man’s body has been found by members of the public on a Glen Coe mountain. Police said the family of missing walker Robin Garton has been infor...

02 June 2016

Two mountain rescue teams help Lakeland crews fighting Mosedale wildfire

Two mountain rescue teams were called in to help firefighters tackling a large wildfire in the Lake District.

01 June 2016

Lakeland walker airlifted after injuring head in Cat Bells fall

A walker was airlifted from a Lake District fell after falling and injuring his head. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was called out on Monday when th...

31 May 2016

Rescuers bitten by dog after walker falls 160ft with pet on Tryfan

Two team members needed medical treatment after a being bitten in a rescue involving a man and dog who fell on a Snowdonia scrambling route.

31 May 2016

Rescuers brave lightning to reach Helvellyn walker who fell from Striding Edge

Rescuers had to brave lightning and thunderstorms during a five-hour operation to help a walker who fell from a ridge on England’s third-highest mountain.

08 June 2016

Yorkshire Dales boss: 'bird of prey persecution is harming park's reputation'

National park bosses said persecution of birds of prey is damaging the area’s reputation. The Yorkshire Dales authority said it abhors the illega...

07 June 2016

Walker stretchered from Lake District fell after breaking leg in slip

A walker was stretchered from a Lake District fell after breaking her leg. The woman was walking with a group on Sunday at Hause Gate between Cat B...

05 June 2016

Mountain biker airlifted to hospital with multiple injuries after Skiddaw fall

A mountain biker was airlifted from a Lake District mountain after suffering injuries when he fell from his machine.

04 June 2016

Delight as two chicks hatch at Glaslyn osprey site after earlier trampling scare

Wildlife experts are celebrating after the appearance of two youngsters at a heavily guarded site in north Wales.

03 June 2016

RSPB criticises police decision to caution Yorkshire Dales man who set 'barbaric' bird traps

A conservation charity has criticised a police force’s decision to issue a formal caution to a man who admitted setting illegal traps on a Yorkshire Dales shooting estate.

01 June 2016

Derelict Athnamulloch bothy reopens as Glen Affic base for Trees for Life project

A remote derelict bothy has been brought back to life as a base for a major conservation project in the Highlands.

01 June 2016

Calder Valley team called to two injured mountain bikers in separate incidents

Rescuers were called to help two injured mountain bikers in separate incidents at the same South Pennines location.

31 May 2016

More biker callouts as England and Wales mountain rescue figures rise

The number of mountain rescue incidents in England and Wales increased last year, bucking a trend of declining callouts.

27 May 2016


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