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Protect what's left of Scotland's wild land

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Protect what's left of Scotland's wild land

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26/02/2015

The BMC's sister organisation in Scotland has challenged decision makers to support a new vision for the future of the country’s mountains and wild land – a major resource increasingly under threat.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Land sell offs: the end of national parks as we know them?

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25/02/2015

Land sell-offs in English national parks have caused widespread public concern, including a petition with 75,000 signatures and counting. But do they mean the end of national parks as we know them? We take a look at the broader issues behind the sale of places like Stickle Tarn.
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CLUBS

Get skilled up on a BMC club member training course

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23/02/2015

New courses added...... Are you a BMC club member wanting to learn new skills? Come along to one of the training weekends run across the country to learn about first aid, climbing, winter skills or navigation. There are some new courses for 2015 too.
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GEAR

Recall of Climbing Technology crampons

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18/02/2015

Italian climbing hardware manufacturer Climbing Technology has recently announced a precautionary recall of some of its crampon models after plastic bindings were reported to have unexpectedly failed.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Women in Mountain Adventure: Watch the films on BMC TV

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18/02/2015

From swimming naked in Snowdonia, to taking the first steps in a lifetime of mountaineering, there's only one word to describe the entries to our Women in Mountain Adventure Films competition: inspiring. We had 14 diverse entries, and it's going to be lucky for one of them. Watch them all - and help vote - here.
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SKILLS

£2500 of prizes up for grabs with the James Brownhill Memorial Fund

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18/02/2015

Roll up! Roll up! Camping and climbing equipment worth over £2000, and £500 worth of other prizes, are up for grabs in the James Brownhill Memorial Fund Easter raffle!
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Wainwright exhibition gets BMC backing

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17/02/2015

The BMC is sponsoring a new exhibition celebrating the life and work of one of the Lakeland’s most recognised walking writers and personalities, Alfred Wainwright.
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LATEST WALKING VIDEOS

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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One dog and his man

22/05/2013

While dogs might make us think about waggy tails and man’s best friend, some pooches can wreak havoc in the countryside both for natural inhabitants and other climbers. Let this film remind you of the need to make sure your dog is behaving himself. Good boy!
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SKILLS

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Water hazards in the mountains

15/12/2011

An extract from the Mountaineering Council of Scotland's 'Water Hazards in the Mountains' DVD.
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SKILLS

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What's in my backpack?

15/12/2011

MCofS Mountain Safety Adviser Heather Morning speaks to TGO magazine about essential equipment for carrying on a journey in the Scottish mountains.
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University College London
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Lakeland Climbing Centre
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