A man has been rescued in snowy conditions after falling 160ft from a mountain in the Lake District.Read the full story ›
Walking on the Lake District fells in winter is particularly dangerous. Every year people are seriously injured or even killed.
If you're thinking of heading out over the festive period, rememeber that conditions can be treacherous when there's ice and snow around and it's vital to have the right equipment to stay safe:
A woman has suffered serious head injuries after falling 20 metres down a rocky slope in the Lake District.Read the full story ›
Dozens of classic cars were drive through the region today, for the 20th MG Christmas Cracker Run.Read the full story ›
Properties in the Lake District command the largest percentage premium, with average prices more than double those in the surrounding area.Read the full story ›
Owners of hotels in the Lake District fear they could face closure if tighter restrictions on migrant labour are put in place after Brexit.Read the full story ›
Ways to cut the growing number of mountain rescue call-outs in the Lake District will be discussed today.
The meeting in Wasdale, which is the first of its kind, will include the police, the National Park Authority and the National Trust.
Europe’s biggest open-water swimming event is set to move to a new home in Windermere, Cumbria next year.Read the full story ›
The Swindale Beck Restoration Project at Haweswater won the Wild Trout Trust Award for Best Large-Scale Habitat Enhancement scheme.Read the full story ›
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Hollywood actor, Sir Anthony Hopkins, has tweeted a picture of himself in the Lake District.
The 79-year-old Welsh actor is arguably best known for his portrayal of Hannibal Lecter in Silence of the Lambs and has most recently starred in the critically acclaimed TV series Westworld.
He described the Lakes as 'beautiful' in a tweet to his 141,000 followers on Twitter.
It's thought the picture was taken at Claife Viewing Station, overlooking Lake Windermere in south Cumbria.