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Volunteers Needed to help Clean UK’s Beaches

Volunteers Needed to help Clean UK’s Beaches

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has asked for volunteers to join in ‘The Great British Beach Clean’, an annual weekend dedicated to picking and monitoring coastal litter. MCS is a UK charity dedicated to protecting sea, shores and wildlife. It regularly organises beach cleans as part of its BeachWatch programme […]

08/06/2016 × 0 comments

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Lake District National Park World Heritage Site

Lake District National Park World Heritage Site

In 2016 the Lake District National Park will apply to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Lake District National Park Partnership is working on the nomination to the UK Government and UNESCO, and a wider group of organisations are supporting the bid. Find out more about supporters of the World […]

05/06/2016 × 0 comments

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BBC Countryfile Live 4th – 7th August 2016

BBC Countryfile Live 4th – 7th August 2016

Countryfile Live 2016 will be hosted in the grounds of Oxfordshire’s iconic World Heritage Site, Blenheim Palace, celebrating the very best of our countryside. The new event includes the Countryfile presenters, Adam’s Farm, live arena shows, rare breed and other animal displays, the latest farming machinery, outdoor fun for kids, hundreds […]

04/06/2016 × 0 comments

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Celebrate Wainwright’s Lake District at Keswick Museum 23rd May  – 4th January 2017

Celebrate Wainwright’s Lake District at Keswick Museum 23rd May – 4th January 2017

Wainwright: A Love Letter to the Lakeland Fells – 23 May 2016 – 4 January 2017 Keswick Museum  5 minutes walk from the centre of Keswick, located on the edge of Fitz Park on Station Road. An exhibition for anyone who loves the lake district, exploring Wainwright’s world; his walks and unique method […]

04/06/2016 × 0 comments

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Keswick Mountain Festival Review by Neil Whorton – Rohan Keswick

Keswick Mountain Festival Review by Neil Whorton – Rohan Keswick

Keswick Mountain Festival 2016 If I have to choose something that encapsulates what KMF is all about for me, it’s really quite simple…. “It’s about people. Like minded people who love the outdoors and those discovering the joys of the outdoor lifestyle anew. Old friends recounting mutual experiences and new […]

02/06/2016 × 1 comment

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Cliffhanger Sheffield’s Inner-City Festival of the Outdoors 9th – 10th July

Cliffhanger Sheffield’s Inner-City Festival of the Outdoors 9th – 10th July

Cliffhanger, formerly held at Millhouses Park, Sheffield and now in its 10th year is one of the most anticipated events on the UK outdoors calendar. Sheffield city centre will be transformed into a playground for outdoor adventure when the Reward Health Cliffhanger Festival returns 9th – Sunday 10 July, with a […]

31/05/2016 × 0 comments

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sunny day in August.

Heritage Open Days September 2016

Heritage Open Days Thursday 8th – Sunday 11th September 2016 Featuring the pick of some of the interesting NEW! events coming up in September. ‘Treasure your treasures!’ is the clarion call for Heritage Open Days 2016 as organisers make history matter in the UK’s biggest annual grassroots celebration of cultural […]

31/05/2016 × 0 comments

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Duckboard across marshy ground on the path to Ingleborough from Chapel-le-Stile. The summit rises in the distance and hikers can be seen on the path further on

Help The BMC ‘Mend our Mountains’ You Can Still Donate

Your Mountains Need You – BMC ‘Mend our Mountains’ campaign to help UK peaks- The BMC has launched a crowd-funding campaign called ‘Mend our Mountains’ to raise at least £100,000 for environmental projects…

31/05/2016 × 7 comments

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Chris Orange in the Hebrides Perfect Location…

Chris Orange in the Hebrides Perfect Location…

If you’re looking for an outdoor adventure with incredible coastal walks, mountain views, turquoise seas, white sandy beaches and stunning wildlife, then I have the perfect location for you. That description would normally remind us of the Caribbean, but somewhere of that exotic nature doesn’t require quite the same clothing […]

31/05/2016 × 0 comments