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Boredale Hause walker airlifted to hospital after slipping on frozen grass

A walker was airlifted to hospital after injuring herself on a Lake District fell. The 73-year-old slipped on frozen grass while walking near Bored...

15 February 2016

Star party will mark North York Moors Danby dark skies status

A star party will take place to celebrate the new dark skies status of a national park visitor centre.

15 February 2016

Air ambulance crew battles Arctic weather to airlift injured Bow Fell walker

The crew of an air ambulance battled Arctic conditions to airlift an injured walker from a Lake District mountain.

15 February 2016

Runner airlifted to hospital after suffering injuries in Grasmere fall

A runner was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries when she fell in the Lake District.

14 February 2016

Lost Kinder Scout walkers rescued by Buxton team members on training exercise

Two walkers were brought to safety after going missing on the Peak District’s highest hill. Derbyshire Police alerted Edale Mountain Rescue Team ...

13 February 2016

Walker turns tea-lady for Patterdale rescuers after friend injured on Gray Crag

An injured walker’s companion made cups of tea for rescuers after her friend had been stretchered from a Lakeland fell.

13 February 2016

Shots of Sallows and Derwent Water win Wainwright Society photography prizes

A frosty shot of a Lakeland summit has scooped top prize in a competition run by devotees of the late author Alfred Wainwright.

13 February 2016

Trust experts discover building linked to bloody Glencoe Massacre

Experts believe they may have found the remains of a building with links to a notorious Highland bloodbath in one of Scotland’s most popular walking and climbing glens.

12 February 2016

Photographer Ian Cameron snaps up Scottish landscape prize with 'ancient Pentax'

A photographer who eschews modern digital equipment has snapped up first prize in a landscape competition.

11 February 2016

Searches continue for two climbers missing on Ben Nevis

Searches are continuing for two climbers missing on Britain’s highest mountain. Police and rescuers appealed to anyone who may have seen the coup...

16 February 2016

Rescuers appeal for sightings of two climbers missing on Ben Nevis

Rescuers are asking for help from anyone who may have seen two climbers on Britain’s highest mountain.

15 February 2016

Lakeland fells in full winter conditions, rescuers warn, after 15 teens reported overdue

Rescuers in the Lake District issued a warning to walkers that the area’s fells are in full winter condition and correct equipment is essential if you’re heading for the hills.

14 February 2016

Peak District mountain biker rescued after breaking leg in Houndkirk crash

A mountain biker was rescued from a Peak District hill after injuring herself when she crashed. Edale Mountain Rescue Team was called out about 1.2...

14 February 2016

Fife police appeal for sightings of missing hillwalker Robin Millar

Police are appealing for sightings of a hillwalker who was reported missing. Robin Millar was last seen driving a van near Kincardine in Fife on Fr...

13 February 2016

Man suffers back and pelvis injuries in fall from Brimham Rocks

A man was airlifted to hospital after injuring himself when he fell from rocks at a North Yorkshire beauty spot.

13 February 2016

Keswick rescuers called out to injured High Spy walker and man stuck on Helvellyn

A walker was airlifted to hospital after breaking her ankle on a Lake District fell. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was called out on Friday when the...

13 February 2016

Heading up Snowdon this week? You need to watch this video

With the approach of the half-term school holidays, lots of people will be heading for the hills in search of a little adventure.

12 February 2016

John Muir Trust welcomes council officers' objection to Caplich windfarm

Conservationists have welcomed an authority’s decision to object to the construction of 20 wind turbines on Scottish wild land.

11 February 2016

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