Two walkers were airlifted and another pair brought to safety by rescuers after getting stuck in severe weather on Scotland’s most southerly munro.
A woman and her son were rescued after getting into difficulties on the Scafell range. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was alerted about 3.05pm on Mon...
A man has died after falling on a Lochaber mountain. The walker was descending from the summit of Aonach Beag with a companion on Thursday when the...
A new search and rescue helicopter will go into service on the south coast in spring. The £20m AgustaWestland AW189 is one of two that will be bas...
Rescuers said a couple lost overnight on New Year’s Day in Arctic conditions on the Cairn Gorm plateau were very lucky to survive.
A man who suffered serious chest injuries after falling 25ft on to rocks was among four people helped by a Peak District rescue team in one day.
A man who has served as a mountain rescue volunteer for more than 35 years has been recognised in the New Year’s Honours.
Rescuers have praised a walker for helping to save a man’s life during an incident in the Cheviot Hills.
A group of volunteer rescuers has clocked up a record number of missions this year – the first such team to respond to 200 incidents.
Coastguard helicopters that take part in mountain rescue operations were grounded following safety concerns after an incident on a North Sea oil platform.
The daughter of a man who died in a fall on a Lochaber munro said he was an experienced and passionate climber.
One of Britain’s busiest rescue teams has reminded walkers heading for the mountains to expect Arctic conditions.
Rescuers have praised as heroes two young mountaineers who helped carry a hypothermic walker from a wintry Highland peak after finding him on the hillside.
A mountain rescue team was called out four times in the same day, two of which were to injured walkers on the same hill.
A rescue team leader said a couple who spent the night on a Highland mountain probably owe their lives to their plastic bivvy bag.
A wild start to 2016 set the tone for the following 12 months with record-breaking rescue numbers, climbing achievements and astonishing challenges, making it a year to remember.
More than 100 mountain rescuers put their skills into practice dealing with a large-scale incident in the Cairngorms.
A man was airlifted from a Lake District fell after tumbling 300ft down the mountainside. The walker slipped on hard snow on Great Gable and fell a...