A target of ridding its clothing of PFC treatments by 2020 is among a number of measures the company is introducing.
Mountain rescuers have pleaded with hillgoers to be properly equipped, after two walkers had to be led to safety from the Lake District fells.
The governing committee of the representative body for mountaineers in England and Wales will face a vote of no confidence at its annual meeting.
A controversial camping permit scheme comes in to force in a Scottish national park this week. Anyone wanting to pitch their tent in certain areas ...
Two walkers were rescued, along with their dogs, after getting lost in the dark during a journey on one of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks.
Police in the Highlands are appealing to walkers and other outdoor enthusiasts to be on the lookout for a south Wales man who has gone missing.
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 ...
A walker was rescued after getting lost searching for a Lake District cave made popular after a television programme.
Detective work by a member of Cumbria police’s staff has uncovered the story behind a Lakeland landmark’s name.
A rescue team has had a busy first quarter of the year, with 16 callouts in 13 weeks. Five of North Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team’s moorland in...
A new rucksack from Lowe Alpine beat competition from nine other gear entries to top the annual awards.
The board of the British Mountaineering Council is facing a potential vote of no confidence at the organisation’s annual meeting in April.
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.
A turn-by-turn guide to this gentle trail through Scotland's border country takes the walker from source to sea.
Down or synthetic? Well, it's no longer that simple, as we found when we put 12 insulated jackets to the test in a British winter...
Walkers who fancy stretching their legs on one of England’s national trails can now get a visual preview of their route.
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.
Rescuers warned walkers not to rely solely on mobile phones for their navigation after a couple had to be rescued from the slopes of the Peak District’s second-highest hill.