November 2004 Search News

Search News

29 Nov 2004

No sooner has the dust settled on the last 'new Birmingham wall' and another one has been announced.... Read more

27 Nov 2004

thumb A planning application to erect a private wind turbine next to Stanedge Lodge, which is on moorland neighbouring the... Read more

26 Nov 2004

thumb The new Northumberland guide was launched at Wildtrak in Newcastle on Thursday night. With over a hundred people in attendance,... Read more

23 Nov 2004

thumb Here are the winners from this year's Kendal Mountain Film Festival, which took place last week in the Lake District: Grand... Read more

22 Nov 2004

After the bad news for Birmingham climbers this month with the closure of the Rockface, there is now some good news with the... Read more

20 Nov 2004

Due to a rockfall at Yew Crag (also known as Gowbarrow Crag) in Ullswater last week, the National Trust have temporarily closed... Read more

18 Nov 2004

Stefan Hatfield, from New Zealand, has broken the World Dyno record. The competition, run by the New Zealand Sportclimbing... Read more

17 Nov 2004

thumb An exhibition of Urban Climbing photography is being held from November 25th to November 28th at the "cinema corto" Festival,... Read more

15 Nov 2004

The BICC results for last weekend's (13 November) results are now avilable from ClimbOnline. Read more

15 Nov 2004

thumb Blue Peter presenter Simon Thomas took part in a Jagged Globe Alpine Introduction course, followed by Mont Blanc this summer. ... Read more

15 Nov 2004

thumb Stéphane Pennequin from Corsica has the most comprehensive museum of climbing gear in the world. He is still searching for some... Read more

13 Nov 2004

thumb Jamie Andrew has won the Jon Whyte Award for Mountain Literature at the prestigious Banff Mountain Literature Festival. The book... Read more

11 Nov 2004

The annual Argentiere La Bessee Ice Festival will take place from 5 - 9th January 2005. The BMC has been asked to nominate 2... Read more

9 Nov 2004

thumb On the night of the 2nd of November 2004 a consignment of Petzl equipment was broken into, and considerable stock was stolen from... Read more

8 Nov 2004

Steve McClure and Lucy Creamer show that they are still the ones to beat in the first round of the BICC held at the Welsh... Read more

8 Nov 2004

After many year's of waiting a new climbing wall has been planned for Manchester. The Manchester Climbing Centre is due to open... Read more

8 Nov 2004

thumb The ROCKFAX guidebook Western Grit has won the 2004 Outdoor Writers' Guild Guidebook of the Year Award. This makes it a double... Read more

5 Nov 2004

Bamford Edge has become very popular recently and the landowner has become concerned about over-use and climbers approaching the... Read more

4 Nov 2004

A report in the Birmingham Evening Standard suggests that the Rockface wall could have stayed open until at least March next... Read more

3 Nov 2004

thumb Steve Ashton has produced a CD-ROM version of 100 Classic Climbs on Gritstone updated with revised maps and diagrams. In defiance... Read more

2 Nov 2004

thumb Nick Bullock and Nick Carter have climbed a new route on the 1600m North West Face of Tengkang Poche (6500m) in Nepal's Khumbu... Read more

1 Nov 2004

As of October 31, the Rockface in Birmingham has closed for business.They released the following statement - Following an... Read more