Never Mind The Puffins - John Redhead's Posterby Mick Ryan Jul/2007
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Adam Wainwright wrote back in April at a news report at UKClimbing.com
"In Llanberis August 1st has traditionally been a day of celebration. Throughout the 80's and 90's the day the bird ban lifts from our best sea cliffs has always marked a procession across Anglesey by climbers young and old to do battle with South Stack, armed with little more than a rack of RP's.
All are welcome at The Glorious First.
The Snowdon Inn or Y Fricsan, the Pub/Campsite in Cwm y Glo just outside Llanberis will provide a base for the festival. You can find directions here
John Redhead, the climber and artist, who has had an intimate relationship with Gogarth including the first ascent of The Bells, The Bells, the UK's first E7 back in 1981, has provided artwork for the poster for the Glorious First.
You can see it here
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