Rescue crew uses full winch length to pluck injured climber from Cairn Gorm

A rescue helicopter had to use the full length of its winch to rescue an injured climber after a fall in the Cairngorms.

31 January 2019

Injured climber airlifted from Snowdon after falling 75ft in avalanche

A climber was airlifted to hospital after breaking an ankle when he was caught in an avalanche on Wales’s highest mountain.

30 January 2019

John Muir Trust pays tribute after death of 'Mr Cairngorms' Adam Watson

The John Muir Trust has paid tribute to a mountain expert affectionately known as Mr Cairngorms, who died this week.

26 January 2019

Sheepish Borrowdale casualty rescued after getting stuck on Goat Crag

Mountain rescuers were called to aid a sheepish casualty stuck on Goat Crag in the Lake District. A farmer requested the help of Keswick Mountain R...

24 January 2019

Pen-y-ghent walker rescued after slip on ice leads to ankle injury

A walker was rescued after slipping on ice and injuring himself on one of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks. The 40-year-old man was descending from Pen-y-...

20 January 2019

Tycoon Getty's grandson withdraws controversial Chilterns deer-fence bid

The grandson of the late oil tycoon John Paul II has withdrawn his plans to build a deer fence across a Chilterns bridleway.

17 January 2019

Jasmin Paris opens up lead over Eugeni Roselló Solé as Spine Race enters third night

Jasmin Paris has established a five-mile lead over second-place runner Eugeni Roselló Solé in the Montane Spine Race as competitors continue north for the third night.

16 January 2019

Carol Morgan adds Spine Challenger win to list as Jasmin Paris leads Spine Race

Carol Morgan has added another Pennine Way endurance-running win to her list. The Irish runner won the women’s trophy in the Montane Spine Challe...

14 January 2019

Jim Mann and Carol Morgan head Montane Spine Challenger runners as night falls

More than 100 runners are currently battling gale force winds and driving rain as night falls on the Montane Spine Challenger race.

12 January 2019

Stay off Snowdonia's mountains during severe weather say national park bosses

National park bosses in Snowdonia are urging mountaineers to stay off the area’s peaks. The authority said Snowdon has been under a cover of snow...

31 January 2019

Whernside walkers await rescue in group shelter after slip leads to ankle injury

A walker was rescued from the flanks of Whernside in the Yorkshire Dales after suffering a suspected broken ankle in a slip.

27 January 2019

Police probing mystery Pen-y-ghent death say they have received a name

Police investigating the death of a mystery woman whose body was found on the flanks of Pen-y-ghent in the Yorkshire Dales say they have been given a name.

25 January 2019

Mountain rescuers in eight-hour operation after glider crashes on The Cheviot

Mountain rescuers were called out after a glider crashed on The Cheviot on the Scotland-England border.

21 January 2019

Eugeni Roselló Solé drops out of Montane Spine Race four miles from finish

Ultrarunner Eugeni Roselló Solé has had to pull out of the Montane Spine Race agonisingly close to the finish.

17 January 2019

Jasmin Paris celebrates as first woman to win Spine Race and smashes course record

Runner Jasmin Paris has won the Montane Spine Race, the first woman to take victory in the event’s history.

16 January 2019

Rising stream water forces Highland walkers to spend night on mountain

Two walkers had to spend the night on the hill after getting trapped by rising water in a Highland stream.

15 January 2019

Jim Mann smashes record to take Spine Challenger race victory

Jim Mann has won the Montane Spine Challenger race in a record time. The British runner arrived at the finish in Hardraw in the Yorkshire Dales on ...

13 January 2019

Walkers guided to safety after getting lost in fog on Cadair Idris

Two walkers were guided to safety from Cadair Idris after getting lost in hill fog. The pair called for help on Thursday from the Snowdonia peak af...

11 January 2019


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