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The Ten Commandments of winter walking

SKILLS

The Ten Commandments of winter walking

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07/01/2017

A scripture-inspired guide to surviving and thriving in the British hills as a walker this winter. Go forth and play.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

BMC launches Members' Handbook Photo Competition

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06/01/2017

Are you a photography enthusiast? Or maybe you just can’t help taking pictures of the outdoors? Either way, we’re inviting all our members to send in your best photo to enter our competition for the 2017 BMC Handbook.
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LOCAL AREAS

Upcoming BMC area meeting dates

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01/01/2017

Come along to the next meeting in your area, to discuss the latest issues and get involved in the work of the BMC.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Giant pylons do not belong on the doorstep of the Lake District

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16/12/2016

The BMC joins the chorus of concern at National Grid proposals to build pylons the size of Nelson’s Column metres from the boundary of the Lake District National Park – and encourages you to do the same.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Early snow: where's the best for skiing in the Alps?

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14/12/2016

Due to unusually early thick dumps of snow, ski resorts across the Alps began opening in mid November this year. But where has the best snow? Sarah Stirling investigates.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC conference: We must all work together to protect upland paths

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09/12/2016

It is becoming ever more challenging to look after our upland paths, but hope lies in working together. This was one of the key messages from the BMC conference on upland paths, ‘Mending Our Ways’, attended by more than 90 delegates.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Breaking barriers: The BMC Climbing Injury Symposium 2016

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07/12/2016

Medical professionals united under a common interest in climbing at the BMC Climbing Injury Symposium 2016. In a year when climbing enters the Olympics, growth and development were the key themes; specialist physio Paul Welford reports.
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LATEST THE BMC VIDEOS

GEAR

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Wild Country - ascending a rope from a free hanging position using a Ropeman

30/08/2012

In this short video Steve Long demonstrates the classic use of Wild Country's ubiquitous Ropeman devices in one of their primary emergency roles - ascending a rope from a free hanging position.
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1111/01/2017An Evening with Jasmin Paris – Buxton
Pavilion Arts Centre
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2020/01/2017Brit Rock Film Tour – Leeds
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Old Edwardians Sports Club
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