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Voluntary groups call for dismantling of Cairn Gorm funicular railway

A group of voluntary organisations said the controversial funicular railway on Cairn Gorm should be dismantled.

An Cladach bothy on Islay will close for six months during stalking season

The charity caring for a bothy on Islay has agreed it will be closed for six months each year, at the request of the owners.

Dog trapped in old mine among three Saturday rescues for Aberdyfi team

The rescue of a dog trapped in a disused mineshaft was one of three callouts for a Welsh team on Saturday.

Base jumper 'lucky to be alive' after being blown into rock on Lord Berkeley's Seat

Rescuers called to an injured base jumper in the Highlands said the man was lucky to be alive after an incident on the An Teallach range.

Cadair Idris walkers use grid reference plaque to guide rescuers after ankle injury

Walkers in Snowdonia used a marker plaque on a mountain fence to guide rescuers to their location after one of the group injured her ankle.

Camper stretchered from Cadair Idris after being found unconscious in tent

A man was stretchered from Cadair Idris in Snowdonia national park after being found unconscious in his tent.

Walker with head injuries airlifted from Lakeland mountain after fall

A walker was airlifted from a Lake District fell after injuring herself in a fall. The 70-year-old was near the top of Scarth Gap above Buttermere ...

Lakeland walker airlifted from Sail after injuring ankle

A Lake District walker was airlifted from a fell after injuring his ankle badly in a slip. The Caernarfon Coastguard helicopter, which was in the a...

Injured waterfall teen among five callouts in five days for Northumberland teams

Volunteer rescuers in Northumberland were called out five times in as many days. Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team and North of Tyn...

Teen airlifted after suffering injury on Fleetwith Pike via ferrata

A teenager in search of thrills on a Lake District attraction had a bigger adventure than planned when he had to be rescued.

Rescuers searching for missing Glen Roy walker find body

Rescuers searching for a missing walker in the Highlands have found a body. Members of Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team, working with the Inverness Co...

Injured Lakeland climber rescued from Pillar Rock in seven-hour operation

An injured climber was rescued from a mountain crag in a technical operation lasting seven hours. The 60-year-old was leading a route on Pillar Roc...

Walker airlifted from Cheviots hillside after injuring leg

A walker was airlifted from a remote hillside in the Cheviots after suffering a leg injury. Northumberland National Park and North of Tyne Mountain...

Lakeland walker with serious ankle injury airlifted from Stickle Gill

A walker was airlifted from a Lake District fellside after suffering a serious ankle injury. The man was mid-way up Stickle Gill in Great Langdale ...

Lakeland walker, 84, suffers head injury after being blown off feet on Red Screes

A walker was airlifted from a Lake District mountain after he injured himself when a gust of wind blew him off his feet.

Teen airlifted from mountain after injuring ankle on Cadair Idris

A teenage walker was airlifted from a Snowdonia mountain after injuring herself. The 13-year-old was walking with a family group of six on Cadair I...

Weather forces helicopter to abort winch attempt on injured Brecon Beacons walker

A rescue helicopter had to abandon its attempts to winch an injured walker aboard because of weather conditions in the southern Brecon Beacons.

Anglesey coastal path grid-reference plaques will help walkers fix their location

Walkers on part of the Wales Coast Path will be able to check their exact position after the installation of plaques detailing grid references.


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