The BMC Christmas Address: 2007

by UKC News Dec/2007
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The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) works on behalf of hillwalkers, climbers and mountaineers (including ski mountaineers) in England and Wales. To carry out its diverse work, the BMC has a network of 600 volunteers backed up by 26 paid staff in the Manchester office who provide experience, knowledge, resources, funding and organisation.

Here Dave Turnbull, CEO of the BMC, gives the first BMC Christmas Address to the UK's mountain community providing an overview of the BMC's work in 2007 and the challenges that lay ahead in 2008.

First UKClimbing.com would like to thank Dave Turnbull, the staff at the BMC offices in Manchester, all those who do BMC voluntary work and all BMC members for their massive contribution to climbing and hillwalking in England and Wales.

You can join the BMC by following the link on the banner below.

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Many thanks to Alastair Lee of Posing Productions who filmed and edited The BMC Christmas Address. Alastair took considerable time out from family and business commitments to put this all together. Thank you Alastair.

You can visit Posing Productions by clicking on the banner below.

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It has been a great year at UKClimbing.com and I would like to thank everyone who visits and contributes and a big thank you to Andy Hyslop and Alan James who are the foundation of this website and who have stuck with it for the last eight years.

If you would like to help UKClimbing.com get better please consider becoming a registered user by registering here, it really does help. Contributions in the form of forum posts, news reports, uploading climbing photographs and supplying us with articles are very much welcomed.

Mick Ryan
Editor
UKClimbing.com

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