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Looking after your body - I wish someone had told me that? 50 years of wear and tear on the hills!

Wish someone had told me that? 50 years of wear and tear on the hills!

As my body falls apart at 62 I have had some time after 3 recent operations (though these are not mountain related) to pass on a few tips on how to keep the body going! 1,221 more words

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The Shackelton Crash - 25 years on "Lest We forget"

Shackelton AEW MK2 WR965. 30th April 1990 Grid reference NF 996914

The RAF Mountain Rescue was formed during the Second World War to rescue aircrew from crashed aircraft in the mountains of the UK. 1,821 more words


PMR Emergency Channel Initiative

My sincere thanks to Eric for the following information about PMR Radios in Spain, and the mountain channel. The initiative was decided to use channel 7 CTCSS 7 for those in the mountains that take PMR Radios with them to communicate. 149 more words

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Woman vs Flu

This post is very different to the one I had intended to write this week.

My last post was about my great outdoor adventure that was planned for this weekend. 485 more words

112/365 - One man and his dog

Twas the night before my mini break in France and the Peak District was beckoning (22/4/15).  We headed out with a visiting cousin to stroll along another of the Peak’s rocky outcrops, Curbar Edge.   69 more words


The tragedy in Nepal continues - Amazing Rescues from Camp 1 - small Eurocopter B3s fly multiple missions, touching down for no more than 30 seconds to pick up passengers

Yesterday I was playing golf in the sun when I had a message that Sky news wanted to speak to me about the Nepal Earthquakes and the rescues high on Everest. 1,597 more words

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