A Lake District mountain rescue team had its second-busiest on record in 2015, with 76 callouts recorded in the year.
A community group trying to buy a Lake District mountain insists it is still in negotiations to take over the property.
A day of activities aimed at raising cash for victims of the Cumbria floods and the county’s mountain rescue teams brought in double organisers’ target.
It will come as little surprise to most outdoor enthusiasts to learn that December 2015 was the wettest month on record.
Mountain rescue teams in southern Scotland were active helping residents as Storm Frank hit the area yesterday, causing floods in many towns and villages in the Borders and Dumfries and Galloway.
Mountaineering legend Sir Chris Bonington is leading an event organised by the outdoors community to help Cumbrians who suffered during the recent floods.
A Peak District rescuer has described his team’s work helping ensure the safety of flood victims across the North of England, and rescuing an injured walker and a man lost on the national park’s highest hill.
The year provided plenty of outdoor adventures, not least provided by Mother Nature herself, as exceptional weather became the norm.
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Mountain rescuers in Scotland have denied the movement is about to split, after the three busiest teams expressed dissatisfaction with the way its umbrella body was operating.
A rescue team’s planned 50th anniversary service has been postponed by nine months due to flood damage to the venue where it was to be held.
A Cumbrian rescue team saw its callouts rise to a new high last year. Kendal Mountain Search and Rescue Team responded to 73 alerts in 2015, an inc...
Cavers in the South-West have organised an appeal for cave rescuers who helped in the recent floods in the North of England.
Crews at the UK’s busiest search and rescue helicopter base have started their final shift. The men and women who fly the Royal Navy’s Sea King...
A rescue team has spoken of the warm welcome its members received after helping the people of York during the recent floods.
A north Wales mountain rescue team helped a lost walker to safety while members were taking part in the massive operation across Britain to help those hit by floods.
Volunteers from mountain rescue and search teams from across the country have been taking a crucial role during some of the worst floods in living memory in northern England.
A rescue team has launched a mission to return a Cumbrian visitor to his home after the devastating floods of Storm Desmond.