Latest online news from the Lakes Area: August 2018

Posted by Jon Chittenden on 10/08/2018

The first newsletter from the Lakes Area has been published and is now available online. Find out what's happening in your region

The Lakes Area newsletter is designed to give the BMC Lakes members and those interested in the Lakes a summary of what has been going on in relation to walking, climbing, mountaineering and access and conservation in the Lake District and beyond.
 
The first Lakes Area newsletter has been created by the Area Secretary, Area Chair and other BMC volunteers.
 
Let us know what you think of the newsletter by leaving a comment below.

DOWNLOAD: Lakes Area Newsletter August 2018

Lakes Area Meeting: 5 September

The next Lakes Area Meeting is on Wednesday 5 September 2018, starting at 7.30pm, at Kong Adventure in Keswick

Come to our next gathering of Lake District climbers and walkers and get involved in the BMC. 

Area meetings are run by volunteers and provide an opportunity for you to discuss issues and influence decisions affecting climbers and walkers locally and nationally.

Meeting agenda and additional information will be available nearer the meeting date.

All are welcome; food will be provided by the BMC, available from 7.00pm.

 


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