The civilian search and rescue helicopter base at Inverness was officially launched as the RAF and Royal Navy service entered its final few days in the area.
A rescue team warned hillwalkers that severe winter conditions are still affecting the Lake District summits, after a group had to be rescued from England’s third-highest mountain.
A cyclist was injured after crashing while coming down a Lake District pass. The Great North Air Ambulance was scrambled at 12.50pm from its base n...
A climber was airlifted from a Lake District mountain after injuring her ankle in a fall. The woman was descending Dow Crag yesterday when she fell...
The Scottish Government has announced ambitious plans to add 30 new long-distance routes to its network of trails in a bid to equal the best in Europe.
Police in the Highlands have urged hillwalkers to be properly prepared after revealing that a second walker died on the mountains over the weekend.
A walker has died after falling 1,000ft from a Scottish mountain. The man fell about 300m from the Ptarmigan ridge on Ben Lomond on Sunday after sl...
Britain’s oldest national conservation organisation has launched a three-pronged campaign to help save England’s green spaces.
Outdoor fans tempted to head for the Scottish mountains are being warned that, although spring may have sprung in the valleys, the hills are still in the grip of winter.
A walker was rescued after suffering injuries in a 30ft fall from a Lakeland mountain. The man was walking with friends on Wetherlam yesterday when...
Campaigners are objecting to a second attempt by a Cumbrian landowner to build a visitor centre on a Lake District common.
A Scottish mountain rescue team is supporting two young adventurers in their quest to raise cash for cancer research.
A mountain rescue team is appealing to walkers and outdoor enthusiasts to be on the lookout for a lost rucksack containing a member’s gear.
A conservation charity has revealed it was one of the unsuccessful bidders for Stickle Tarn, which was put up for sale by Lake District bosses.
A group of walkers was rescued in a seven-hour operation after getting stuck in winter conditions on a ridge where a man died at the weekend.
A Lake District beauty spot will remain in public hands for the time being after national park bosses failed to find a suitable buyer.
A walker suffered a suspected broken ankle on a Peak District hill. Edale and Buxton Mountain Rescue Teams were called out shortly after 1.30pm whe...
A charity is calling for a public inquiry into plans for a giant potash mine in the North York Moors.