A Lake District youth hostel that was flooded during Storm Desmond in 2015 has officially reopened. YHA Keswick has been restored following a £500...
Mountain and search and rescue teams will receive more than a quarter of a million pounds from the Westminster Government to help them carry out water rescues.
A wild start to 2016 set the tone for the following 12 months with record-breaking rescue numbers, climbing achievements and astonishing challenges, making it a year to remember.
Work to repair Lake District rights of way damaged in floods has been given a £3m boost. The European cash will help fund repairs to routes in the...
A former member of a Lake District rescue team received a rare award to mark almost 30 years of voluntary service.
An environmental body has called on the UK Government to retain or improve protection following the country’s vote to leave the European Union.
Organisers of a major outdoor festival taking place in the Lake District this month have welcomed the early reopening of the national park’s main north-south road.
A new track for cyclists and walkers was officially opened, linking the North and South of the Lake District.
A BBC presenter is hunting for heroes who came to his aid during floods in Cumbria. Mike Zeller is trying to contact a swiftwater team who rescued ...
Following the broadcast of Terry Abraham’s Life of a Mountain: Blencathra earlier this week, the BBC is offering more Lakeland eye candy.
Mountain rescue teams are on standby to help communities along the North Sea coast in anticipation of flooding.
A rescue team based in an area repeatedly hit by flooding has invested £13,000 in equipment and training to help in future incidents.
An outdoors brand has enlisted two mountain luminaries to help promote Lake District businesses in their winter campaign.
Rescuers have again emphasised the need for hillgoers to be prepared after a team received seven callouts to England’s highest mountain in 12 hours.
The number of mountain rescue incidents in England and Wales increased last year, bucking a trend of declining callouts.
The main road through an English national park will open tomorrow, five months after severe floods washed part of it away.
A new walking route has opened in a corner of the Lake District hit hard by last year’s floods. The Ullswater Way offers a waymarked circular pat...
A former team leader of Oban Mountain Rescue Team has been elected chair of the umbrella body for Scottish teams.