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Missing walker Andrew Moorhouse found safe again by Fort William police

Missing walker Andrew Moorhouse has been found in the Highlands. The 47-year-old Sheffield man was reported missing on Tuesday after travelling to ...

13 October 2019

Anxious Blencathra walker rescued after getting stranded on ridge

A group of walkers had to be rescued after one of them was overcome by anxiety on a rocky ridge on Blencathra.

12 October 2019

Rescuers searching for missing Glen Roy walker find body

Rescuers searching for a missing walker in the Highlands have found a body. Members of Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team, working with the Inverness Co...

11 October 2019

Campaigners disappointed as Lake District votes not to ban motors from green lanes

Campaigners said they are disappointed the national park authority decided not to ban motor vehicles from two unsurfaced lanes in the Lake District.

10 October 2019

Ramblers welcome Cairngorms authority's order to remove Glen Clova hilltrack

Campaigners have welcomed a national park’s decision to order the removal of a hilltrack in the Cairngorms.

07 October 2019

Lakeland walker stretchered from fell after injuring ankle above Borrowdale

A walker was stretchered from a Lake District fell after injuring her ankle. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was called out about 1.15pm on Saturday t...

06 October 2019

Climber Mick Fowler aims for first high-altitude colostomy summit in Himalayan attempt

An award-winning mountaineer is returning to the Himalaya in an attempt at the first high-altitude summit while using a colostomy.

02 October 2019

Police say missing Lakeland walker Andrew Moorhouse has been found

Police said a man who was reported missing in the Lake District has been found. Cumbria Constabulary said it had concerns for the welfare of Andrew...

30 September 2019

Keswick team 'exorcises demons' at rescue where Land Rover rolled over recently

Rescuers were called out to an incident close to where their Land Rover rolled down a hillside recently, injuring team members and writing off the vehicle.

29 September 2019

Honeymoon couple rescued after getting lost on Snowdonia mountain

A couple celebrating their honeymoon in Snowdonia had to be rescued after they lost their way in the dark.

12 October 2019

Kendal gears up for Mountain Festival with expanded range of films and speakers

Organisers of the UK’s biggest outdoor festival are gearing up for the event next month. Kendal Mountain Festival’s theme for 2019 is openness,...

11 October 2019

Serial 'disappearer' Andrew Moorhouse reported missing again

A man who has repeatedly gone missing while walking has been reported missing again. Police Scotland appealed for information on Andrew Moorhouse w...

11 October 2019

Girl rescued after suffering ankle injury on Snowdonia track

A girl was rescued from a Snowdonia hilltrack after suffering a suspected broken ankle. Aberdyfi Search and Rescue Team was alerted about 2.15pm on...

10 October 2019

National park grant helps Cave Rescue Organisation make the switch to digital radios

A grant from a national park’s fund has helped a Yorkshire Dales rescue team update its radios. The Clapham-based Cave Rescue Organisation needed...

06 October 2019

Mountain instructor Wes Hunter steps up to join Lakeland felltop assessor team

A seasoned mountaineering instructor has bagged a top job in the Lake District. Wes Hunter will join the team of felltop assessors who make the asc...

04 October 2019

Donation aids repair of Lake District bridge enabling Buttermere circuit

Lakeland walkers can again make a circuit of Buttermere lake after the restoration of a bridge following a donation.

02 October 2019

Yorkshire Three Peaks walkers rescued on 'grim' night after batteries fail

Three walkers attempting the Yorkshire Three Peaks were rescued after their torch and mobile phones ran out of battery power in the dark.

29 September 2019

Dog trapped in old mine among three Saturday rescues for Aberdyfi team

The rescue of a dog trapped in a disused mineshaft was one of three callouts for a Welsh team on Saturday.

29 September 2019