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Shop team retrieves bikes left by missing Lakeland group on Broad Crag

A team from a Windermere cycle-hire company has its retrieved mountain bikes abandoned by a group who got into difficulties on an ill judged ride across England’s highest fells.

08 August 2020

Rescuers respond twice in four hours to walkers stuck on Tryfan's West Face

Rescuers were called out twice in less than four hours to aid walkers stuck on the West Face of Tryfan.

07 August 2020

Rescuers searching for missing man find body on Ben Loyal

Rescuers searching a mountain in northern Scotland have found a man’s body. Members of Assynt Mountain Rescue Team made the discovery on Ben Loya...

07 August 2020

Northumberland rescuers called out twice to aid injured mountain bikers

Rescuers in Northumberland were called out twice in four days to aid injured mountain bikers. Volunteers from Northumberland National Park and Nort...

05 August 2020

Dartmoor bosses ban camping at Bellever after anti-social groups descend on site

National park bosses in Dartmoor are using emergency powers to ban camping at a beauty spot close to internationally important prehistoric sites.

05 August 2020

Family rescued after getting lost on Coast to Coast Walk

A family group of walkers attempting part of the Coast to Coast walk was rescued after getting lost in a section in the Lake District.

04 August 2020

Police plea for sightings of missing Highland walkers Stuart Campbell and Paul Cairney

Police in the Highlands have issued a new photograph of a man who has gone missing. The picture shows Stuart Campbell wearing the hooded, grey Berg...

01 August 2020

Police appeal to walkers after Stuart Campbell goes missing in Ben Loyal area

Police are appealing for help in finding a man who has gone missing in the far North of Scotland. Officers believe Stuart Campbell may have gone wa...

29 July 2020

Passing paramedic aids Whernside walker who suffered head injury in fall

An off-duty paramedic went to the aid of a walker who fell and injured herself on Yorkshire’s highest peak.

29 July 2020

Bearded vulture's Peak District visit underlines wildlife importance, says chief

The boss of the Peak District national park said the interest caused by the visit of a rare vulture to the area is testament to the importance of wildlife to the park.

07 August 2020

Climber airlifted to hospital after suffering head injuries in fall on Lakeland crag

A climber was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a fall from a Lake District crag.

07 August 2020

Lost walkers treated for hypothermia after being rescued from Lakeland fell

Two walkers were treated for hypothermia after being rescued from a Lake District fell. The pair got lost between Stony Cove Pike and High Street o...

05 August 2020

Missing mountain biking group sparks major search on Lakeland fells

An ill prepared family group sparked a major search after going missing while mountain biking in foul weather on the Lake District fells.

05 August 2020

Dragon's Back Race extension will make toughest race tougher next year

An endurance event that claims to be the world’s toughest mountain race is set to get tougher. The Dragon’s Back Race will be extended next yea...

04 August 2020

Rescuers battle heavy Lake District traffic to reach injured gill scrambler

Rescuers had to negotiate their way through heavy traffic to reach a woman who had injured her ankle while gill scrambling in the Lake District.

02 August 2020

Two Sca Fell walkers rescued after getting stuck on Broad Stand

Two walkers were rescued after getting stuck on steep ground at a Lake District accident black spot. The pair became cragfast on Broad Stand on Sca...

01 August 2020

Cash grant kick-starts appeal to re-open access to viaduct in Westmorland Dales

A new scheme has provided cash to help a charity restore public access to a viaduct in the Yorkshire Dales national park.

29 July 2020

Wainwright Society republishes out-of-print Outlying Fells guidebook

An out-of-print guidebook the author of which said he would never write has been republished by the Wainwright Society.

28 July 2020