A Conservative MP has pledged to look into funding for mountain rescuers after a visit to his local team.
Outdoor experts are warning walkers and climbers not to ring for an ambulance if they have an emergency on the mountain.
A mountain rescue team leader has been appointed an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Phil O’Brien has been a member of the Bowland Pennine ...
Police in Cumbria are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a man they want to interview following the theft of numerous charity boxes across the county.
A group hoping to set up a rescue service in Africa will spend time with experts in Scotland to learn from their world-class knowledge.
Wanted: committed men and women who love the outdoors who are happy to lie around doing nothing in all weathers.
The organisation that has overseen the training of thousands of mountain leaders now wants to widen its remit and start educating Joe Public about how to stay safer in the hills of the UK.
A volunteer rescue team is appealing for help in recovering two plaques that were removed from its headquarters.
Mountain rescue could be given its own emergency telephone number if the recommendation of two experts is accepted.
Police in the Lake District are appealing for information about a man they want to question about the theft of charity collection boxes.
Britain’s biggest outdoor retailer is teaming up with industry bosses and mountain rescuers in challenging to the public to walk round the world.
A mountain rescue team celebrates its 60th anniversary this weekend. Kendal Mountain Rescue Team will hold its annual collection in its home town o...
Severe winter weather is continuing to cause problems across swathes of northern England and the Midlands as numerous mountain rescue teams help stranded motorists and residents.
An elder statesman of the mountaineering community has been appointed patron of Search and Rescue Dogs Association England.
Mountain rescuers have released a promotional video detailing the work carried out by its volunteers.
A police chief paid tribute to the unpaid volunteer mountain rescue teams who have been taking part in the search for missing Machynlleth girl April Jones.
Volunteer mountain rescuers across the UK have been awarded medals to mark their service. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal was presented to memb...
It’s a sobering thought that the difference between life and death for a stricken hillwalker could be down to a squeaky toy.