It’s perhaps not the news walkers in the Highlands would want to hear: a rare species of midge previously unknown in Britain has been discovered.
Mountain bikers in the Peak District are seeking views on one of the national park’s most popular routes.
An unlikely alliance of two traditionally opposing bodies is urging the Scottish Government to protect the open landscapes for which the nation is renowned.
More than 60 volunteer mountain rescuers had to battle through waist-deep snowdrifts to reach a large group who got into difficulties in the Cheviots.
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.
Carol Morgan has reached the finishing point of the gruelling Montane Spine Race to take the women’s title and the event record.
Coastguard helicopters that take part in mountain rescue operations were grounded following safety concerns after an incident on a North Sea oil platform.
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A Lake District mountain rescue team has described how its members brought four young women to safety in severe weather from England’s highest mountain.
Stay warm and dry with Snugpak’s Torrent Jacket Snugpak, the UK’s leading sleeping bag and insulated clothing manufacturer, has launched its first ever insulated, waterproof jacket – the Torrent jacket.
Film-maker Terry Abrahams reveals the rocky path to television fame, and admits to tears, penury and self-doubt before the success with his photogenic studies of Lakeland fells as they hit the screens.
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One of the grand old institutions of the outdoors reaches its 50th birthday this year. The Original Mountain Marathon has been held every year bar ...
Two former rescue team controllers went to the aid of injured walkers in separate incidents on the Yorkshire Three Peaks.
A mountain rescue team was called out four times in the same day, two of which were to injured walkers on the same hill.
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.
Detective work by a member of Cumbria police’s staff has uncovered the story behind a Lakeland landmark’s name.