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Buxton Adventure Festival – John Beatty & Claire Carter

Buxton Adventure Festival – John Beatty & Claire Carter

John Beatty & Claire Carter 7:30pm – 11th April 2018 PAVILION ARTS CENTRE, BUXTON OPERA HOUSE, BUXTON John Beatty has adventured across 38 countries for the past 29 years. His talk, ‘Adventures in the Wild’, is an ongoing project where he shares his most recent images and stories from across […]

03/03/2018 × 0 comments

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Buxton Adventure Speakers for 2018

Buxton Adventure Speakers for 2018

Buxton Adventure Speakers for 2018 announced  13th February 2018 – Al Hinkes & Terry Abraham Alan Hinkes is first Briton to have climbed the world’s highest mountains, including all 14 of those over 8,000 metres. He’ll be joined by filmmaker Terry Abraham as they present their epic documentary on Al’s mountaineering […]

27/01/2018 × 0 comments

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Buxton Adventure Festival – First Brit to climb the highest peaks 13th February 2018

Buxton Adventure Festival – First Brit to climb the highest peaks 13th February 2018

First Brit to climb the highest peaks – Filming a Legend   7:30pm, Tuesday, 13th February 2018 PAVILION ARTS CENTRE, BUXTON A special screening of the epic documentary Alan Hinkes – The first Briton to Climb the World’s Highest Mountains will take place at the LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival. Both Alan […]

21/01/2018 × 0 comments

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Adventure cyclists Lee Craigie and Emily Chappell headline LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival

Adventure cyclists Lee Craigie and Emily Chappell headline LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival

A COLLECTIVE of extraordinary cyclists will take over the LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival on 1st November. The Adventure Syndicate special event sees Lee Craigie and Emily Chappell take to the stage in the Buxton Opera House Pavilion Arts Centre. Lee is a former Commonwealth Games, World and European Championships athlete, […]

14/10/2017 × 0 comments

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Buxton Adventure Festival Speakers and Films 2017

Buxton Adventure Festival Speakers and Films 2017

Buxton Adventure Festival Speakers and Films 2017 Speakers, films & events for adventurous spirits & minds. Venue: Pavilion Arts Centre Part of Buxton Opera House Water Street, Buxton Derbyshire, SK17 6XN Read more Buxton Adventure Festival Speakers and Films 2017

16/05/2017 × 0 comments

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Eric Jones – Buxton Adventure Festival 5th April 2017

Eric Jones – Buxton Adventure Festival 5th April 2017

Eric Jones will give a rare public talk at the Buxton Adventure Festival on Wednesday, 5th April 2017. In his talk, “The Ups and Downs of a Tremadog Tea Maker”, the retired café owner will cover his early climbing days in Wales and the Dolomites, his alpine soloing on the Eiger, Matterhorn […]

12/03/2017 × 0 comments

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Buxton Adventure Festival (BAF) 16th November 2016

Buxton Adventure Festival (BAF) 16th November 2016

World renowned landscape and travel photographer, Colin Prior will headline a special event at the Buxton Adventure Festival (BAF) at Pavilion Arts Centre Buxton on 16th November 2016 Colin is known for his vast, sweeping panoramas from around the globe, having spent over 30 years as a professional photographer. He has travelled over a million […]

24/10/2016 × 0 comments

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BAF Returns in September 21st September 2016

BAF Returns in September 21st September 2016

Buxton Adventure Festival Returns in September with a  line-up of female adventurers Octogenarian touring cyclist, world-wide adventurer and author Dervla Murphy headlines the event. She will be in conversation with award-winning film maker and support speaker Claire Carter. Dervla published her first book in 1965 after a cycling trip through […]

18/08/2016 × 0 comments

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Mountain Festival Season gets underway in Buxton

Mountain Festival Season gets underway in Buxton

Last weekend the town of Buxton hosted the Buxton Adventure Festival. Heaston Events launched the festival last year, it was very popular and this year has proved to be even more so. They promised ‘a celebration of adventure…

08/11/2013 × 0 comments