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Raising Funds for Nepal - Can you help - They have so little we have so much?

Raising funds for Nepal  – My friends in Braemar have sent me this information on helping our friends in Nepal. Please read and share it as every penny is needed out there and will be for many years. 1,465 more words

Martin Moran Lecture - 8 PM On Friday 22 May at Torridon Village Hall

Martin Moran – Join us for an enthralling evening of stories and pictures with local mountaineer Martin Moran at Torridon Village Hall – 8pm Friday 22nd May – Raffle in aid of… 531 more words


Bealach na Ba, rigging and crag snatch.

Training this month for Torridon MRT took place at the Bealach na Ba, Applecross.

11 hardy souls from the team ventured out, to be welcomed by a spirited May wind and rain. 265 more words


Birthday Girl!! 

Tomorrow is Alyssa’s birthday!!

I thought a little Friday Minion fun might be in order. I’m doing the Cro challenge in honour of this. It is a 26 mile race in the Yorkshire Dales, over Inglebrough. 111 more words


MUNRO ADVENTURE 2015 DAY 12 ( 12th MAY ) Sgorr Dhonuill Sgurr Dearg

The Munro Adventure  with Graeme and Penny his dog who are hoping to do the Munros is 100 days they are getting some wild weather as expected in Scotland in May. 673 more words


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

Mountain Rescue

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