#MakeWinterCount and get tooled up with all the skills at one of our winter lectures this November. Tickets on sale now!
Who can go? The Winter Lectures are brilliant for anybody who wants to learn more about winter mountaineering skills. You’ll go from bumbling about to striding with confidence to the summit after you’ve gained all the knowledge from expert Winter Mountaineering Instructors Sam Leary and Mick Jones.
What’s more, there’ll be loads of Lowe Alpine goodies up for grabs in the free prize draw to tool you up!
So what skills will you learn about? Everything the new winter adventurer could possibly need, including:
Equipment and clothing
And much more!
Tickets on sale now!
Tickets can be purchased online, click the relevant link below each venue. Tickets cost £7 for BMC members and £9 for non-members. Group discount: £4.75 when purchasing 10 or more tickets.
Tickets can be purchased on the door on the night for some venues, please see below.
We’ve joined forces with Lowe Alpine to make our winter lectures better than ever.
Over the whole of winter, the BMC and Lowe Alpine are running a winter competition. Share your winter adventures on social media with the hashtag #MakeWinterCount and you’ll be entered into a fantastic prize draw worth thousands of pounds (winners will be announced next Spring).
And that’s not the only competition we’ll be running. At every lecture there’ll be the chance to win one of many Lowe Alpine goodies.
LECTURE VENUES & DATES 2018
All lectures start at 7pm and finish at approximately 9pm with a half-way interval.
Nottingham: Monday 19 November
Tickets available on the door, exact cash only, £7 BMC member & £9 non-member
University of Nottingham, Coates Road Auditorium, Nottingham, NG7 2TQ
Durham: Tuesday 20 November - buy in advance, no tickets on the door
Durham University, CG93 - Scarborough Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lower Mountjoy, Stockton Road, Durham, DH1 3LE
Location map click the button on top left of map for building list
You CANNOT buy tickets on the door for Durham
Lancaster: Wednesday 21 November
Lancaster University, Faraday Lecture Theatre, Bowland College, Bowland Avenue, Bailrigg, Lancaster, LA1 4YT
Tickets available on the door for Lancaster, exact cash only, £7 BMC member & £9 non-member
Betws-Y-Coed: Thursday 22 November SOLD OUT
Moel Siabod Cafe, Capel Curig, Betws-Y-Coed, LL24 0EL
Bournemouth: Monday 26 November
Bournemouth University, KG01 Lecture Theatre, Kimmeridge House, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
Tickets available on the door for Bournemouth, exact cash only, £7 BMC member & £9 non-member
London: Tuesday 27 November SOLD OUT
University College London, Christopher Ingold Building (XLG2), 20 Gordon Street, WC1H 0AJ
Bristol: Wednesday 28 November
University of Bristol, The Anson Rooms, Students' Union, Richmond Building, 105 Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1LN
Tickets available on the door for Bristol, exact cash only, £7 BMC member & £9 non-member
Please contact Becky McGovern at the BMC
Calling all winter warriors – share your winter journey to join our amazing competition. Want to find out how to win free stuff with your polar pics? Read on.
Over the whole of winter, starting in November, the BMC and Lowe Alpine are running an immense competition that you don't want to miss.
If you've a penchant for snowy slopes, frosty escapades, or dicey ice adventures, make sure to take some epic snaps or short videos along the way. Then, when you return to your hero's welcome, share your winter journey with us via social media with the right hashtag to enter our fantastic monthly prize draw.
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Watch and learn: BMC TV's Winter Skills Videos
Become a winter warrior with BMC TV's skills channel. Watch our series of educational winter videos:
WATCH: Climbing and protecting steeper mixed ground