Outdoor News

The latest outdoor news updated throughout the day courtesy of grough.co.uk
Man critical after ’significant’ fall on Cuillin range on Skye Sat, 15 Aug 2020 16:46:08
A man was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a fall on the Isle of Skye.

Members of the Skye Mountain Rescue Team spent nine hours rescuing the man from a mountain in the Cuillin range

Busy spell continues with two callouts for Keswick rescuers Thu, 13 Aug 2020 18:28:28
Keswick Mountain Rescue Team’s busy spell continued on Thursday, with two callouts in quick succession.

The team’s volunteers were first alerted shortly after noon when a mountain biker suffered injuries on a fellside

New short films help Westmorland Dales visitors identify meadow wild flowers Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:54:27
Can you tell a melancholy thistle from a common knapweed?

Would you be able to identify red clover or yellow rattle?

Lakeland walker ‘paralysed by exposure’ rescued from Cat Bells scramble Wed, 12 Aug 2020 19:04:16
A man was rescued from a Lake District fell after becoming stuck on a rocky section of the ascent.

The 46-year-old and his partner were on their way up Cat Bells on Wednesday when he got into difficulties on a scrambly part of the route

Missing man Lee Thompson found after six-hour North York Moors search by rescuers Wed, 12 Aug 2020 12:44:47
A man reported missing on the North York Moors was found after a six-hour search by rescuers.

Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team was joined by search dog handlers and animals from the Swaledale and Teesdale and Weardale teams in the operation to find Lee Thompson

Police appeal to North York Moors walkers for sightings of missing Lee Thompson Tue, 11 Aug 2020 19:34:05
Police in the North York Moors have issued an urgent appeal to walkers for sightings of a missing man.

Lee Thompson, 48, of Middlesbrough was reported missing on Tuesday

Lakeland runner airlifted from Central Fells after injuring leg Tue, 11 Aug 2020 19:19:46
A runner was rescued from the Sca Fell range after a leg injury left her unable to carry on.

The 51-year-old was descending Great End towards Scafell Pike with her partner on Monday when she felt her hamstring give way and fell over

Lake District walker injured after being charged by bullock Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:37:19
A man was injured after being charged by a bullock while walking in the Lake District.

Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was called to the incident in fields near Braithwaite on Sunday

Teen rescued from Helvellyn after succumbing to heat exhaustion Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:06:46
A teenager was rescued after suffering heat exhaustion attempting the ascent of England’s third-highest mountain.

Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team was called out about 8.50pm on Sunday after passers-by raised the alarm

On test: waterproof jackets reviewed Mon, 10 Aug 2020 13:09:52
We've been out in all weathers to put 14 waterproof jackets to the test; here's what we think

Privacy Policy Cookie Policy Contact Us