The number of Chinese visitors heading to some of the Lake District's main attractions has reached a record high.Read the full story ›
A man was airlifted to hospital after falling while walking in the Lake District earlier today.
The man suffered leg injuries when he slipped on Hart Crag close to Place Fell where he was hiking with friends and family.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called out by the North West Ambulance Service.
They were on a practice exercise nearby and were able to reach the injured man quickly.
The man was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary aboard an RAF helicopter for treatment.
Train operator Northern is funding a marketing campaign urging people to visit Cumbria after a string of rail delays and cancellations.Read the full story ›
29-year-old Matt Campbell collapsed after running 22.5 miles. He received medical treatment at the scene, but died later in hospital.Read the full story ›
A diver has died after getting into difficulty at Wastwater in Wasdale.Read the full story ›
The Prince of Wales has praised the Lake District after unveiling a plaque declaring the area a World Heritage Site.Read the full story ›
The Prince of Wales will be guest of honour at a community event today to mark the Lake District receiving World Heritage Site status.Read the full story ›
The man, out walking with a partner, landed on to rocks as he fell down the main footpath from Swirls car park to Helvellyn summit.Read the full story ›
A man has been rescued in snowy conditions after falling 160ft from a mountain in the Lake District.Read the full story ›
Walking in the fells amid winter conditions can be extremely dangerous. Every year people are seriously injured or even killed.
If you're thinking of heading out in bad weather, 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: