A man fitting Christmas lights in a Leicestershire town had to be rescued after his cherry picker malfunctioned – leaving him stranded for two hours.
Residents have been forced from their homes, shoppers sought sanctuary in a shopping centre overnight and travel routes remain majorly disrupted across the north of England as a month’s worth of rain fell in just 24 hours.
A rabbit has been rescued by the RSPCA after being found in a cardboard box with a teddy bear.
Two of the youngest British divers who were involved in the dramatic rescue of 12 young footballers trapped in a flooded Thai cave have received their MBEs.
A dog had to be rescued from a steep cliff in Australia after becoming stranded halfway down.
A rescue system that can evacuate submariners from a stricken vessel is setting off to take part in a Nato exercise.
Two teenage girls have been praised by emergency services after using a lilo to rescue a man and child in water off the north east coast of Scotland.
A full-scale emergency operation was launched late last night after a dog got into difficulties in marshland near to Lundie, around 10 miles from Dundee.
A fully-clothed man was rescued from the River Tay after spending 30 minutes in the chilly water.
Emergency rescue crews spent three hours saving a man trapped in mud near Errol last night.
Police and firefighters pulled a man from the North Sea today – after his friend got into trouble trying to save him.
A rescue operation was launched after a man was injured falling from a cliff on the Angus coast.
A Broughty Ferry woman is pulling out all the stops to fund a life-saving operation for an abandoned street dog from Romania.
A discarded cigarette may have caused a fire from which seven people were rescued at a historic tenement block.
An unconscious man was pulled from the River Tay in a dramatic rescue operation.
Billionaire Elon Musk has apologised to a British expat who helped with the rescue of 12 schoolboys trapped in a cave in Thailand after calling him “pedo guy”.
Elon Musk has shared a series of videos of his SpaceX team testing a mini-submarine that he says could be used to rescue the young football team trapped in a cave in Thailand.
A woman was rescued from the River Tay late on Tuesday night in a dramatic full-scale emergency operation.
A 16-year-old girl was at the centre of a “massive” rescue operation on the banks of the River Tay.
This is the moment an adorable puppy caused “quite a stir” after getting her head stuck in a car wheel.