Police have named the cyclist who died in an accident in the Yorkshire Dales. George Ballard, 41, of Ilkley in West Yorkshire, fell from Dibble’s...
A mountain rescue team formed in response to the death of two shepherds in a blizzard will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year.
Mountain rescuers in south Wales have received a boost to their medical training thanks to a lottery grant.
A cyclist has died after falling 50ft from a bridge in the Yorkshire Dales. Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association members were called out about ...
We’re not sure Alfred would have approved, in fact we’re pretty sure it would have brought a frown to the brow of the opinionated fellwalker.
A rescue team has topped a poll to take the honours in a UK-wide competition. Border Search and Rescue Unit won the Rural Community Champions award...
A climber had to be rescued after she was left hanging upside down in her harness on a Peak District crag when she was taken ill.
The Scottish Government has rejected controversial plans for a windfarm on the edge of a national park.
Police are appealing to outdoor enthusiasts to be on the lookout for a man who has been missing for more than a month.
A team of rescuers said it is overwhelmed by the generous response to its appeal for cash for a new vehicle.
Conservative junior minister and adventurer Rory Stewart said national parks are the ‘soul of Britain’.
Profits from a new guidebook to trekking in Nepal will go to help charities in the Himalayan country dealing with the aftermath of the recent earthquakes.
Two walkers were rescued after getting lost in the dark when they were chased by a pair of sheep. The men were found about 200m from where they had...
A conservation charity is urging councillors to reject a bid to build a 22-turbine windfarm on a remote hillside in Sutherland.
National park bosses are warning walkers and cyclists that a popular trail will close on two days as a major show takes place nearby.
Top climber Leo Houlding has spoken at length after his successful climb of the towering Arctic Mirror Wall, revealing that hungry polar bears threw a spanner in the works of the expedition.
Flash flooding in the area round the Yorkshire Three Peaks caused problems for rescuers trying to reach an injured caver.
Work has begun on repairing a footpath on a popular Highlands mountain. Local workers will restore the route on Quinag in Assynt, where walkers’ ...