Mountain rescue team members are being challenged to tackle a gruelling Pennine race in the depths of winter.
A mountain rescue team has paid tribute to a former team leader who died on Friday. Derby Mountain Rescue Team member Steve Hilditch lost a long fi...
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met mountain rescuers during a visit to north Wales. And the princess tackled a climbing wall while dressed in a ...
An exhibition opens on Saturday to mark the centenary of one of the best known extreme survival stories.
Outdoor enthusiasts tackling Britain’s highest mountain are being warned that construction work has begun on the most popular route up the hill.
A schoolboy was rescued after injuring himself while climbing on a Northumberland crag. The 13-year-old was with an organised school group on the c...
The crew of a Royal Navy Sea King helicopter has been honoured for its heroic rescue of two climbers in blizzard conditions on Britain’s highest mountain.
A fleet of rescue vehicles has been expanded thanks to a donation from firefighters. Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service formally handed ove...
Mountain rescuers went to the aid of a Lake District shepherd who got stuck on steep ground after he slipped.
Britain’s first Everest summiteer has pledged a massive donation to the effort to rebuild Nepal after this year’s earthquakes will be spent properly.
Three off-roaders were injured when their vehicle went out of control and slipped more than 650ft down a hillside in mid-Wales.
An investigator has criticised ‘Victorian attitudes’ to wildlife after it was revealed a red kite was poisoned.
Swiss speed climber Ueli Steck has regained his record for the fastest climb of the Eiger’s North Face.
Four major retailers have formed a single company following a string of acquisitions earlier this year.
A rescue team helped in the recovery of a helicopter that had to make an unplanned landing after getting into difficulties on the slopes of a Yorkshire Dales fell.
Campaigners have expressed their anger at a land swap allowing a motor-racing circuit to be built on the edge of a national park.
Campaigners have welcomed the Scottish Government’s refusal of plans for two Highland windfarms. The Glencassley and Sallachy developments in Sut...
A rescue team had to use its skills to help stop a search and rescue helicopter and its crew rolling over after it developed a fault.