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no-image 23rd Jul 2019 Think Different #1 - Nick Brown from Nikwax

'Here’s to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers.' I loved the Apple ‘Think Different’ campaign.  It spoke at so many levels about societies need for those willing to see and do things in a different way.  It...

no-image 15th Jul 2019 Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) 2019 Review

Last week was the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) in Manchester.  Being the only UK trade show means it is an important event and over 140 manufacturers came to display some of their current range products but also, significantly, share details of...

no-image 12th Jul 2019 Pick and Play Summer Tour

Over the last six years our annual Peak Mountaineering and Peak Park Conservation Volunteers Pick & Play events have developed into well established and much loved days of collective community activism.  We’ve welcomed many hundreds of...

no-image 10th Jul 2019 Summer Socks - Five of the best

I always advise people, if they want to have a comfortable outdoor adventure, to focus firstly on your back and feet. If you are wearing a poorly fitting rucksack you will soon know about it - especially if you have significant weight on board....