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no-image 26th Jun 2018 Advice on Hyperthermia

As the UK temperatures soar and many of us escape the great indoors to maximise our time in the great outdoors, it is essential to have an understanding of heat related problems.  Here is a quick run down of what to look for, what to do and,...

no-image 25th Jun 2018 Top Gear #24 - Marmot Basic Work Gloves

I use gloves a lot and my store room houses an embarrassingly large collection, but the ones I reach for far more than any others are the superb Marmot Basic Work Gloves. These simple leather gloves have everything you need for a range of...

no-image 23rd Jun 2018 SunGod Renegade and Pacebreaker Sunglasses Review

I would guess that most buyers of sunglasses will make their choice based on the look, fit and price.  Maybe some will consider what lens category the shades fall into, but that’s probably as far as it goes.  Do they look good, fit well,...

no-image 14th Jun 2018 First Aid Kits

On our Tor Lea Training Outdoor First Aid courses we always discuss first aid kits and it is a subject that always prompt lively debate.  Our first aid courses focus on key principles and improvisational techniques.  For example, a triangular...