Ipswich police officers took on a challenge to climb the Welsh Three Peaks and raise money for a local charity. Ten officers climbed Snowdon, Cader Idris and Pen y Fan, from north to south, in just 24 hours, and raised more than £1,000 for the Wot's Up Ipswich charity.
A St Albans resident has completed a staggering ultra-endurance challenge this summer, becoming the first person to run to the summit of, and in between, each mountain of the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge. As the sun emerged on the morning of Friday, August 5, Isaac Kenyon started his gruelling test in the North of Wales, on Mt.
The boy, who has asthma, suffered an injury while climbing Cader Idris and had to be flown to hospital A teenager had to be airlifted to hospital after suffering an asthma attack while climbing Snowdonia's Cader Idris. The boy twisted his ankle near Llyn Cau on Saturday night.
The man was airlifted to hospital with "significant injuries" A 'drunk' man who tried to climb Mount Snowdon was saved by the colour of the tracksuit he was wearing. Emergency services rushed to Cader Idris in Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, on Sunday, July 34, following reports of a man in his 20s being "intoxicated and unconscious".
Two “drunk” men had to be rescued off one of Wales’ most popular mountains after one collapsed and another fell down a gully, rescuers said. The alarm was raised on Sunday at around 3pm after reports a man in his 20s was “intoxicated and unconscious” on Cader Idris in Snowdonia National Park, North Wales.
North.Wales > Gwynedd Posted: Mon 25th Jul 2022 A group of men who are said to have been drunk sparked a major rescue operation in Snowdonia at the weekend. Shortly before 3pm yesterday (Sunday, 24 Jul), members of the Aberdyfi Search and Rescue Team received a report of an intoxicated and unconscious man on Cader Idris.
A group of eight men believed to be drunk on a mountain in Snowdonia, left two of their party stranded sparking a rescue effort involving 17 volunteers. The alarm was raised by "potentially intoxicated" men on Sunday at 15:00 BST to Cader Idris as "an intoxicated and unconscious man" needed help.
When was the last time you went for a walk in the countryside? Perhaps you stuck your hiking boots on, grabbed a waterproof (this is Britain...) and jumped in the car at the weekend for a few hours of fresh air and glorious landscapes. But what if you don't have a car?
Wild bison | Black Ladder cliffs We should have made clear in an article (Wild bison roam in the UK for the first time in 6,000 years after Kent release, 18 July, p9) that the bison had been in wildlife parks before their release. Also, while the European bison was classified in 1927 as “extinct in the wild”, its current status is “near threatened”.
Canyon are hosting Grinduro in Powys, Wales on 23/24th July Grinduro returns this year at Machynlleth in Powys, Wales. The gravel race begins in the woodlands, heading towards Artists Valley, and once out of the woods, you can see the vast scenery including Cader Idris, amongst other big mountains.
The funds will be donated to Cardiac Risk in the Young A Sunday League football team has raised more than £3,000 in memory of West Bridgford youngster Dylan Rich, who died away after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest whilst playing football last year. Dylan, who was 17 at the time of his death, was playing in a match for West Bridgford Colts during an FA Youth Cup game when the tragic incident occurred last September.
A Sunday League football team has raised over £3,000 in memory of West Bridgford youngster Dylan Rich, who sadly passed away after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest whilst playing for West Bridgford Colts during an FA Youth Cup game in September 2021. The Knights decided to take on the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge – climbing Snowdon, Cader Idris, and Pen y Fan in just 24 hours – to raise money and pay tribute to fellow footballer Dylan after the tragic incident last year.
Castell y Bere sits on a rocky hill that overlooks the Dysynni Valley, which is at the foot of Cader Idris in Eryri Wales is renowned for its castles - from Cardiff Castle to Caernarfon Castle, you'll find one at every turn. In fact, there are more than 600 castles in Wales, which means there are more per square mile than anywhere in the world.
Six Pembrokeshire cyclists will be putting their wheels into over-drive tomorrow when they attempt to tackle the three highest peaks in Wales. But what will make their challenge even tougher is that as soon as each ascent has been completed, they will be getting on their bikes and cycling to the next mountain.
Campaigners have welcomed the decision to conduct a safety review of a road in Gwynedd. It comes after several vehicles have come off the B4405, between Tal-y-llyn and Tywyn, some ending up in a lake. There have been a number of accidents on the road, including a woman who was killed in a fatal collision in 2018.