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no-image 31st Mar 2018 Peak District Pick & Play 2018

Pick and Play 2018 - 13th May 2018     The Peak District National Park is Britain’s oldest and busiest park and every year it is visited by many millions of people from all around the world.  Most users take great care to ensure it is...

no-image 30th Mar 2018 Steve and Angie

This year, as every year, I have spent my time with, among many others, doctors, nurses, midwives, dentists, teachers, students, commercial directors, artists, vets, dog walkers, builders, gas fitters, shop owners, shop workers, beauty...

no-image 30th Mar 2018 SueMe Tree Trunks Review

*SueMe have very kindly given us a whole batch of their Tree Trunks underwear to give away.  Please do check out our Latest News page here for more information. SueMe came to our attention some time ago when we were discussing (like you...

no-image 20th Mar 2018 Top Gear #23 - Petzl Altitude Harness

Petzl has always been an innovator and, with the exception of a couple of design blips along the way, we love their products.  The Altitude harness is another example of their ability to bring new ideas to fruition.  It is the first harness...

no-image 19th Mar 2018 Osprey Hikelite 26 Rucksack Review

The Osprey Hikelite rucksack range is a new mini series of packs designed, as the name suggests, for hiking and hillwalking.  The range features 18 and 26 litre models and we’ve been putting the larger size pack through its paces....... ...

no-image 16th Mar 2018 Lifesaver Liberty Water Filter Review

The need for safe drinking water is obviously a human essential and it was the devastating after effects of the 2004 tsunami and hurricane Katrina that prompted inventor Michael Pritchard to work on creating a reliable, efficient and portable...

no-image 15th Mar 2018 Rjukan Ice Climbing Week Report

Some of the Peak Mountaineering team have just returned from Norway where we enjoyed our Rjukan Ice Climbing Week.  Here is a glimpse of how our week in ice climbing heaven pans out…… Our team of 8 clients and 4 instructors assembled in...

no-image 5th Mar 2018 Osprey Kamber 22 Rucksack Review

For skiers heading off piste or into the back country it is essential to carry avalanche safety items and general equipment and food.  Then again, sometimes piste skiers also want to pack some spare clothes, lunch or their suncream.  However,...