Charges at five car parks across the Lake District are being waived until after the New Year, to help attract visitors back to the area.
A group devoted to the works of the late fellwalking author Alfred Wainwright is backing a bid to help disabled people enjoy the Lake District.
A Lake District mountain rescue team was called out overnight to help residents in a nearby village which flooded for the second time four days.
A mountain rescue team has given an insight into two days’ events when nature threatened residents of southern Scotland and north-west England.
Rescuers have warned walkers to think carefully before heading for the Lake District hills this weekend.
A walker has died after being found unconscious on a Lake District hillside. Rescuers were unable to revive the elderly man, who was walking alone,...
Mountain rescuers enjoyed an evening of comedy after a risky operation to bring an errant animal to safety.
The Lake District’s two felltop assessors will resume work next week, as they take it in turns to make the journey to the summit of England’s third highest mountain.
The body that represents hillwalkers, climbers and mountaineers south of the border revealed it will launch a major campaign next year to help Britain’s upland paths.
Campaigners have expressed their disappointment at MPs’ decision to allow fracking under national parks.
An organisation has set up a fund to help restore the landscape and wildlife of the Lake District following the devastating Storm Desmond.
The Lake District’s two felltop assessors have vowed their work will carry on despite their base being ‘ripped apart’ by flood water.
Mountain rescue teams from across the North of England and beyond have converged on Cumbria to help in the response to some of the worst flooding seen for a decade.
National park bosses are urging walkers and mountaineers to check a dedicated weather service before heading for the hills.
A little corner of a national park will be better looking after a scheme to remove power lines. Hundreds of metres of electricity cables will be bu...
Campaigners have welcomed planners’ decision to turn down an application to replace turbines at an existing windfarm with ones more than twice the height.
Confusion surrounds the future of a Lake District mountain after conflicting reports of its potential sale.
A walker has died after collapsing on a popular Lake District fell. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was alerted about 12.10pm on Saturday when the man...