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Rescuers rigged up a rope system to bring to safety a walker who fell about 65ft down a steep slope at a Pennine beauty spot.

Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team was called out about 3.15pm on Sunday after the incident at Hardcastle Crags, a wooded area near Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire

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Four rescued in seven-hour operation after getting stuck on Dow Crag

Four people were rescued in an operation lasting more than seven hours after they got stuck on a Lake District fell.

Explorer Paul Rose turns the lens on Yorkshire Dales for new BBC Two series

Explorer and mountaineer Paul Rose is turning his attention to the Yorkshire Dales for a new television series.

Scottish police appeal for information on missing walker Joshua Cooke

Police are appealing for a man who has gone missing in northern Scotland. Officers said they believe Joshua Cooke may have been planning to walk th...

Walker rescued after torch batteries fade on Pen-y-ghent's slopes

A walker was rescued after getting lost in the dark on one of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks. Five separate groups of rescuers searched routes on Pen-y-...

Top rock-climber Pete Whittaker joins Patagonia-backed anti-fracking campaign

A top climber has joined the campaign against fracking, in the week the controversial gas-extraction process started in Lancashire.

Climber Sir Chris Bonington: Britain's national parks need an injection of idealism

Mountaineering elder statesman Sir Chris Bonington has called for an injection of idealism into Britain’s national parks if they are to survive.

New Anglesey section of Wales Coast Path gives walkers 'fantastic' views

A new two-mile stretch of coastal footpath has been created on Anglesey to give walkers improved sea views.

Blencathra walker escapes serious injury in 100ft fall from Sharp Edge

A walker escaped serious injury in a 100ft fall from a Lake District ridge. The woman was with her dog on Sharp Edge on Blencathra on Sunday when s...

Motor groups help fund repairs to Yorkshire Dales Roman route Cam High Road

An ancient right of way in the Yorkshire Dales has been repaired thanks to cash donated by recreational motorists.

England has a new mountain: Miller Moss. Now go find it

Three amateur surveyors lugged their professional-quality satellite and surveying gear to the summit of two Lakeland fells in the quest for a new mountain and found one.

Kendal Mountain Festival visitors will be able to step into giant ThermoPlume snowglobe

Outdoor fans stepping into an inflatable globe will be showered in insulation rather than snowflakes.

Follow in the Brontë sisters' footsteps to Top Withins, inspiration for Wuthering Heights

Take to the romantic wild Brontë moors, home to Cathy and Heathcliff, on this walk starting in the hilltop village of Haworth in West Yorkshire .

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