from: BBC News Fifty years ago, five teenage school pupils and their 18-year-old guide froze to death on the Cairngorm plateau.
The loss of the ice sheets would be another sign of the catastrophic effect of climate change on the continent. Floods are worse, droughts last longer and millions of people have been displaced. From: New York Times
India’s oldest and tallest mountain of rubbish in the city of Mumbai is 18 storeys high. from: BBC News
She died at age 14 in the Democratic Republic of Congo after “a prolonged illness,” said the park where she lived. From: New York Times
from: BBC News Will Renwick began his trek to run up and down 189 peaks over 2,000ft a month ago.
Life of a Mountain director Terry Abraham reflects on the changing face of the Lake District.
from: BBC News She hit the animal with her bare hands as it attacked the five-year-old at their home in California.
from: BBC News Litter, erosion and traffic put “significant pressure” on the mountain, says the Snowdonia Society.
Olympic mountain bike gold medallist Tom Pidcock will race in the Vuelta a Espana for Ineos Grenadiers alongside fellow Briton Adam Yates.
from: BBC News Great Britain’s Tom Pidcock claims Olympic gold with a dominant display in the men’s mountain bike cross-country in Tokyo.
from: BBC News Team GB’s Tom Pidcock puts in a brilliant ride to win an Olympic gold medal in the men’s mountain bike cross-country at Tokyo 2020.
Ex-British and Irish Lion Matt Dawson says the side climbed a mountain to beat South Africa. from: BBC News