March 2006 Search News

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31 Mar 2006

thumb The Welsh Indoor Climbing Centre at the Taff Bargood Centre is in financial danger according to a report on The... Read more

30 Mar 2006

thumb As expected, the public enquiry into the mining activities at Longstone Edge has been cancelled after the Deputy Prime Minister... Read more

28 Mar 2006

thumb A new charity has been set up by Peak-based climbers. We are all probably aware that 1 in 4 people will get cancer at some point... Read more

26 Mar 2006

thumb Mountaincall, the Met Office's dedicated service for climbers, is going to be withdrawn due to lack of demand. The service has... Read more

21 Mar 2006

thumb For the second time running the Llanberis Mountain Film Festival had to compete with blue skies and snowy hills; yet while the... Read more

20 Mar 2006

thumb The Peak District National Park Authority issued the following press release on Monday 20th March: The Peak District National... Read more

20 Mar 2006

thumb Last Thursday Dave MacLeod and Fiona Murray (see photo), taking advantage of exceptional conditions, climbed a new mixed line on... Read more

17 Mar 2006

thumb Mary Woodbridge, 85, from Greenfield (near Oldham, England, UK) and her cute daschund, Daisy, planned to climb a new direct line... Read more

16 Mar 2006

thumb Gimmer Crack in Langdale has seen its first winter ascent by valley residents Dave Birkett and Mark Edwards. The crack rarely... Read more

15 Mar 2006

thumb The £1,500 2006 Nick Estcourt Award has been granted to Ian Parnell and Kevin Thaw for their planned ascent of the East... Read more

10 Mar 2006

thumb For the first time, live action from the North Face UIAA-ICC Bouldering World Cup at the Ordnance Survey Outdoors Show in... Read more

8 Mar 2006

thumb 31 year old Ines Papert won the last Ice Climbing World Cup at Hemsedal in Norway making it a grand slam this season for the... Read more

8 Mar 2006

The three climbers who went missing on Mulhacen (3478m), Spain's highest peak, have been named as Colin Riddiough, Paul Dick and... Read more

6 Mar 2006

thumb In February, Dave MacLeod and Tim Emmett climbed the hardest winter route on Ben Nevis when they continued up steep mixed ground... Read more

5 Mar 2006

thumb As usual Irish Si is on the ball with this short but on the money news flash reported on on Sunday, "News... Read more

3 Mar 2006

The World Ski Mountaineering Championships were interrupted when an avalanche struck and several competitors and spectators were... Read more

3 Mar 2006

Nick Bullock has made the first winter ascent of The Crack, an E1 5b on Clogwyn Du that previously went in summer with 2 points... Read more