LATEST ACCESS & CONSERVATION NEWS RSS

Sir Chris Bonington calls for injection of idealism into National Parks

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Sir Chris Bonington calls for injection of idealism into National Parks

0
19/10/2018

With the end of the ambitious £150,000 Mend Our Mountains crowdfunding drive approaching, Sir Chris Bonington has described National Parks as an “essential part of who we are” and called for us all to take responsibility for looking after them.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

The Final Push: Last chance to donate to Mend Our Mountains on Crowdfunder

0
17/10/2018

We’ve raised over £80,000 in the last five weeks, and with donations surging we are getting closer to our big target of £150,000. But there’s less than four days left. Why should you donate to Mend Our Mountains? Let’s find out.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Mend our Mountains crowdfunding is back - and it's bigger than ever

7
16/10/2018

It's back. It's bigger. And it's better. We've launched a massive crowdfunding drive for Mend Our Mountains: Make One Million. It's your chance to get your hands on incredible rewards, while helping our flagship campaign.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Your votes needed: help a Mend Our Mountains project win €30,000 with just three clicks

0
16/10/2018

Three Mend Our Mountains-supported projects are part of a public vote to win €30,000. Please spare a few seconds to vote for your favourite.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Special Sandstone Open Meeting – Isolated Buttress access outcome

1
10/10/2018

A special Sandstone Open Meeting was held on Sunday 7th October to discuss future access to the Isolated Buttress at Harrison's Rocks.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

What's so special about Exmoor?

1
10/10/2018

What's it like working for a National Park? Dave Huxtable, a Centre Manager for Exmoor National Park says: "Anyone with a passion for educating people about our environment, for being surrounded by some incredible, remote and beautiful landscape could not go wrong working for a National Park." He also explains what Exmoor needs in terms of restoration, and how trials of a clever soil inversion technique are going.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Help us mend the Lake District

0
09/10/2018

Scafell Pike, England’s highest peak, is an iconic and much-loved mountain with a poignant anniversary this year - it was gifted to the National Trust 100 years ago after the end of the First World War, making it a special summit on which to remember fallen heroes. The sheer numbers of visitors, along with severe weather events, are now causing massive erosion problems. As the path grows wider, soil washes away and the fragile mountain habitat is damaged. Here's how you can help.
Read more »

View more Access & Conservation news »

LATEST ACCESS & CONSERVATION VIDEOS

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

0

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!
View »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

2

Climbing Information Films: Birds

08/02/2013

Don't ruffle feathers by ignoring climbing restrictions this spring. The consequences could be owl-ful. Find out about latest crag access at thebmc.co.uk/rad or download our new android app at thebmc.co.uk/androidrad.
View »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

2

Winter Climbing: Conditions Apply

03/01/2013

A day out winter climbing in the Lakes with BMC Access & Conservation Officer Rob Dyer, discussing how to identify good winter conditions and minimise our impact whilst winter climbing.
View »

View more Access & Conservation videos »

Want to see your film here? Suggest a film

ACCESS & CONSERVATION PEOPLE

Rob Dyer

BMC staff
Access & Conservation Officer (England)
Elfyn Jones

BMC staff

UPCOMING EVENTS THIS MONTH

MTWTFSS
24
25
26
27
28
2929/09/2018BMC Brimham Rocks Clean Up Day
Brimham Rocks
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
707/10/2018Sandstone Open Meeting
Bowles Outdoor Centre
8
9
10
11
12
1313/10/2018BMC Student Safety & Good Practice Seminar 2018
Plas y Brenin
14
15
1616/10/2018Everest by the North Face: Matt Dickinson lecture – Stockport
The Heatons Sports Clubs
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
2525/10/2018The role of the Technical Advisor
Westway Climbing Centre
26
27
28
29
30
31
101/11/2018The role of the Technical Advisor
British Mountaineering Council, The Old Church
2
303/11/2018Training Day for Committee Members
Awesome Walls Sheffield
4

View more events...