The UK’s civilian search and rescue helicopter was officially launched at one of the bases first in line to take over from the familiar Sea Kings of the RAF and Royal Navy.
Rescuers have gone to the aid of a group on Britain’s highest mountain after one of them fell more than 600 feet.
The coalition Government said it has no plans to privatise Britain’s national mapping agency. Ordnance Survey will shortly become a government-ow...
The UK’s oldest national trail hits its 50th birthday this year, and tourism bosses are urging walkers to celebrate the anniversary by pulling on their boots and visiting the route.
A coachload of Chinese tourists was among 40 people rescued from a Lake District pass after blizzards brought chaos to the road.
A walker was airlifted from a Yorkshire Dales hillside after slipping and suffering a suspected broken ankle.
A walker was rescued after suffering a suspected broken ankle in the North York Moors. Cleveland Mountain Rescue was called out at 3pm today when t...
A mountain rescue team has appealed to walkers to be properly prepared when heading for the Peak District’s hills.
A seasoned campaigner for the rights of walkers accused Cornwall’s authorities of neglecting the county’s footpaths.
Mountain rescuers put their lives on the line to rescue a group of inexperienced hillwalkers on Britain’s highest mountain after three of the men fell more than 600ft.
Online campaign group 38 Degrees is urging outdoor enthusiasts to sign a petition opposing the sell-off of land in national parks.
Campaigners have described as ‘atrocious’ the delay in extending two national parks 18 months after a public inquiry made its recommendations.
A Peak District walker was stretchered to an ambulance after injuring himself when he slipped on a hillside.
A man who collapsed at the feet of rescuers after falling 650ft from England’s third-highest mountain was described as ‘one lucky chap’.
A team of climbers heading for a big wall climb on Baffin Island will benefit from a fund set up in memory of a mountaineer who died 36 years ago on K2.
This winter may be the sunniest on record, the Met Office said. If average sunshine continues for the rest of the month, the UK will have seen more...
A badly injured and hypothermic man found by walkers is believed to have been out all night on a Peak District hill.
Police have named the climber who died after falling on Helvellyn earlier this week. John Chadwick, 68, of Gamblesby in the Eden Valley, was found ...