As large areas of Britain are gripped by the year’s first true taste of winter, hardy athletes are gearing up to tackle the event dubbed the country’s most brutal race.
National park bosses have pleaded with members of the public to act responsibly as winter conditions affect the area.
A woman and her son were rescued after getting into difficulties on the Scafell range. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was alerted about 3.05pm on Mon...
Liverpool Britpop favourites Cast and Scottish solo singer KT Tunstall will be the headline music acts at this year’s Keswick Mountain Festival.
A paralysed man who made the ascent of one of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks to raise cash for a rescue team has died.
Police searching for a Dutch tourist who went missing while walking in the Highlands said a body has been found.
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One of Britain’s busiest rescue teams has reminded walkers heading for the mountains to expect Arctic conditions.
A new search and rescue helicopter will go into service on the south coast in spring. The £20m AgustaWestland AW189 is one of two that will be bas...
Two walkers were airlifted and another pair brought to safety by rescuers after getting stuck in severe weather on Scotland’s most southerly munro.
Coastguard helicopters that take part in mountain rescue operations were grounded following safety concerns after an incident on a North Sea oil platform.
The daughter of a man who died in a fall on a Lochaber munro said he was an experienced and passionate climber.
Mountain rescuers in Snowdonia have praised ‘two wise men’ who volunteered to sit out the night on a mountain rather than call out team members.
Two sisters were rescued from the Peak District’s highest hill after getting lost in worsening weather.
A man has died after falling on a Lochaber mountain. The walker was descending from the summit of Aonach Beag with a companion on Thursday when the...
Outdoors celebrity Julia Bradbury is lacing up her boots for another series revealing some of Britain’s best walking routes.
Police have appealed for sightings of a man who may be walking in the Glen Affric area. They said they want to establish the whereabouts of Corneli...
Rescuers have praised as heroes two young mountaineers who helped carry a hypothermic walker from a wintry Highland peak after finding him on the hillside.