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Restrictions placed on Lochan Estate near Dunkeld after hen harrier death

A Perthshire shooting estate faces three years of restrictions after a Scottish government body imposed limitations on its general licence.

26 January 2022

Injured Snowdonia walker in eight-hour rescue after fall on Y Garn

An injured walker was rescued from a Snowdonia mountain in an operation lasting eight hours. A Coastguard helicopter made repeated attempts to reac...

23 January 2022

Walkers' charity the Ramblers unveils new logo and corporate identity

Campaigning charity the Ramblers has unveiled a new logo and corporate identity. The organisation said the emblem represents an open path and uses ...

19 January 2022

Couple rescued from Helvellyn in dark after getting stuck on Striding Edge

A couple were rescued from England’s third-highest mountain after originally getting stuck on a scrambling route.

17 January 2022

Elderly walker guided to safety after getting lost on birthday ascent of Blencathra

An elderly walker celebrating his birthday with an ascent of Blencathra was brought to safety after getting lost near the mountain’s summit in bad visibility.

14 January 2022

Eoin Keith takes Spine Race lead after Eugeni Roselló Solé drops out

The lead of the Montane Spine Race has changed again, with Eoin Keith now heading the field and heading over the final section along the Border Ridge.

12 January 2022

Spine Race leader Damian Hall retires, putting Eugeni Roselló Solé in lead

The Montane Spine Race drama on the Pennine Way continues, with race leader Damian Hall pulling out of the event.

11 January 2022

Leaders Kim Collison and Sabrina Verjee pull out of Spine Race in brutal conditions

Both the men’s and women’s leaders in the Montane Spine Race have pulled out of the event. Kim Collison withdrew after setting a blistering pac...

10 January 2022

Police appeal for sightings of Derbyshire man whose car was found in Highlands

Police in the Highlands are asking for information on a man who has been reported missing. Jonathan Knutton was last seen about 8.30pm on Christmas...

07 January 2022

Outdoor and adventure bodies pledge to work to increase diversity

A group of eight outdoors and adventure bodies said they need to work to improve the diversity of people taking part in activities.

26 January 2022

Olympian Chris Boardman takes lead of new Active Travel England body

The Westminster government is to set up a new agency to oversee cycling and walking in England. Active Travel England, which will be based in York,...

22 January 2022

Mountain rescuer Keith Hill to head to Beijing for Olympic ski patrol duties

A volunteer with a Cumbrian mountain rescue team will this month head out to China to help with safety at the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

18 January 2022

'Shocked' Debbie Martin-Consani takes women's victory in Spine Race

Debbie Martin-Consani has taken the women’s trophy in the Montane Spine Race. She was the first female runner to cross the finish line at Kirk Ye...

14 January 2022

Eoin Keith wins Montane Spine Race

Eoin Keith has won the Montane Spine Race, completing the course in 92hrs 40mins 30secs. He arrived at the finish at Kirk Yetholm in the early hour...

13 January 2022

New Thames coast path stretch enables sea-to-source walkers' route

Walkers can now traverse the full length of the River Thames, after the opening of a new stretch of the England Coast Path.

12 January 2022

Penrith rescue team called to far reaches of its area in three incidents

A Cumbrian rescue team was called out to the far reaches of its area over the Christmas and New Year holidays.

11 January 2022

Highland police say missing man Jonathon Knutton has been found safe and well

Police in the Highlands said a man who was reported missing has been found safe and well. Officers appealed for sightings of Derbyshire man Jonatho...

08 January 2022

Runner airlifted from Blencathra ridge after 'delirious episode'

A fellrunner was airlifted from a Lake District mountain after what his companion said was a ‘delirious episode’.

07 January 2022