Stay in Keswick and climbing Catbells | Video

It was dark and the car tyres slowly crunched over the A66 on the Friday night. Having set out after work finished at 5 o’clock, the journey had been going well until we hit a snowstorm at the highest point in the road. The snow gauges on the side of…

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Helvellyn voted Britain’s favourite walk?

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On the 30th January ITV ran a programme on the UKs favourite walk and, as I’m sure you’re aware, Helvellyn came in …
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At the start of 2018 myself and my partner, Tom, committed to reduce our plastic intake. Now we’ve noticed plastic, we see it everywhere …
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This was one that confused me slightly. It’s white for one thing – who wants to wear a white coat in the outdoors? Secondly …