/ CHRIS BONINGTON talks October/November
Chris Bonington needs little introduction. He is Britain's best known mountaineer and one of the most successful expedition leaders in history. He started climbing at the age of 16 and has been on 19 Himalayan expeditions, including 4 to Everest. He is renowned for having made many first ascents in the Alps and all the greater ranges of the world.
This Autumn Chris will be appearing at just six venues presenting a brand new “life and times” talk, covering his sixty years spent in the mountains. With original images and raw footage, this is a rare opportunity to hear about some of the greatest expeditions of the twentieth century.
Dates & Venues
Tues 23 HARROGATE Royal Hall 01423 502 116
Wed 24 DERBY Assembly Rooms 01332 255800
Mon 29 BIRMINGHAM Town Hall 0121 780 3333
Sat 3 BUXTON Opera House 0845 127 2190
Sun 4 INVERNESS Eden Court 01463 234234
Thurs 8 LLANDUDNO Venue Cymru 01492 872000
To BOOK TICKETS ONLINE, please visit http://www.speakersfromtheedge.com/theatre-tours/sir-chris-bonington-autumn-2012
The tour is kindly sponsored by http://store.berghaus.com/
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