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Thames River Adventures

Thames River Adventures

London Kayak Tour on the Thames and Canals. There are two sides to London’s personality, the “big and bold side”, defined by the hustle and bustle of tubes, cabs and crowded streets. Little did we know there is a “sensitive, calm side” to our City which I had the pleasure […]

13/03/2011 × 0 comments

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The Bicycle Library

The Bicycle Library

Finding the right bike is never easy. Imagine being able to test out a variety of bikes and peruse a bicycle library before making your choice of bicycle purchase and discuss the merits of a particular bike with a resident “librarian”. The Bicycle Library gives Londoners all this and more. […]

10/03/2011 × 0 comments

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Micro – Adventures

Micro – Adventures

From time to time we get some great stories from members of the Rohan community. Here are a couple that caught our eye and raised a smile. We hope you enjoy the following micro adventures ‘Walking a lap of the M25 and Packrafting Across Scotland’ with Alastair Humphreys. = = = = […]

05/03/2011 × 0 comments

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The Sheffield Adventure Film Festival

The Sheffield Adventure Film Festival

The Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (http://www.shaff.co.uk/) is on this weekend (4-6 March) at The Showroom Cinema in Sheffield. Sixty two films, twenty two feature climbing and mountaineering. The films include award winners from Kendal, Banff, Graz, Trento, Telluride, Edinburgh, Vancouver, Llanberis and some that haven’t been screened yet. The programme […]

02/03/2011 × Comments are Disabled

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A Fantastic Day Out

A Fantastic Day Out

The Outdoor Leisure Show NEC Birmingham If you enjoy spending your time rambling, fell walking, mountaineering, camping, bird watching, cycling, kayaking or exploring places of natural interest then you’ll have a fantastic day out! Show information 25-27 February 2011 Open: 10.00am – 6.00pm Hall 9 – National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham […]

07/02/2011 × 0 comments

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National Park Celebrating 50 years

National Park Celebrating 50 years

North York Moors National Park – Celebrating more than 50 years! What makes this a special place? People with an interest in the North York Moors National Park are being asked for their view on how the organisation that looks after the park should spend its money and which services […]

02/02/2011 × 0 comments

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The Stig driving Lakeland Bus?

The Stig driving Lakeland Bus?

We were ready to hit the hills! In June 2010 my brother Dave and I decided to take advantage of the most settled spell of dry weather the region had seen for years and spend four days or so backpacking through our home area of the Lake District. As we […]

31/01/2011 × Comments are Disabled

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Fort William Mountain Festival 2011

Fort William Mountain Festival 2011

A Celebration of Mountain Culture The 2011 Fort William Mountain Festival, takes place from Friday 11 to Tuesday 15 February. In the organisers own words: A Celebration of Mountain Culture in the Outdoor Capital of the U.K. Mountains inspire us all in different ways – and you won’t find a […]

26/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Mountain bikers rally to save Forests

Mountain bikers rally to save Forests

Mountain bikers rally to Save Lakeland’s Forests Mountain bikers are being urged to take part in a rally in Grizedale Forest on Sunday January 30 against Government plans to sell off the Lake District’s publicly owned forests. The rally will take place on the meadow next to the main car […]

24/01/2011 × 0 comments