The climate-change sceptic minister in charge of England’s outdoors has been sacked by Prime Minister David Cameron, to be replaced by a rising star from the Conservative Party.
Campaigners have welcomed the coalition Government’s announcement that it will create a coast path around the Isle of Wight.
The campaigning group hoping to buy the Cumbrian mountain Blencathra is claiming a victory after it said the peak has been declared a community asset.
National park bosses are urging visitors to keep their dogs under control as extra crowds converge on the area for the Tour de France.
Amateur hill surveyor Myrddyn Phillips finally nails the height of a peak that was overlooked by OS until walkers stumbled across it 25 years ago.
A group which wants to register a Lake District mountain as a community asset says a council has reneged on a pledge to deal with the application before the closing date for the fell’s sale.
A man suffered multiple injuries in a 200ft fall while scrambling in the Lake District. The 23-year-old local man fell from Grasmoor today while ta...
Montane's new technical sleeping bag uses PrimaLoft Eco insulation that could just have been designed with the British weather in mind.
Outdoor representatives urged parliamentarians to support their cause in a ‘speed-briefing’ at Westminster.
This Keela jacket is a budget priced all-rounder for those content to stick to low-level routes...
Mountaineers are objecting to plans for a 24-turbine windfarm in the shadow of Highland peaks Ben Alder and Schiehallion.
A community group bidding to buy a Lake District mountain said it was business as usual and they believe negations are still continuing despite the owner saying it had been sold.
Police fear someone is targeting birds of prey in mid-Wales after an incident in which a dog died from poisoning.
An eight-stone rottweiler had to be rescued from a Snowdonia crag after getting stuck with its owner.
Ramblers, mountaineers and conservationists welcomed the Scottish Government’s new policy that designates almost a fifth of the nation as wild land.
Two climbers were airlifted to hospital after suffering injuries in separate falls in the Lake District.
The boss of the Ramblers in Scotland said people should be encouraged to walk from sofa to summit. Dave Morris today welcomed the launch of the Sco...
Mountaineers and conservationists have condemned the Scottish Government’s decision to give the go-ahead to a major windfarm in the Monadhliath Mountains.