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Pennine Way - 50th Anniversary Logo
As we're sure you're now aware, the Pennine Way is 50 on April 26th 2015. The Pennine Way was the first National Trail to be created, ...
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Wessenden Dam
The often used short cut across the Wessenden Dam to the south of Marsden be closed from the 23rd March for a 3 month period ...
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Spine Race logo
The BBC Inside Out film about the Spine Race is going to be on TV next Monday, 2nd February, 7.30pm on BBC1 all over the North of England, and available ...
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Thwaite Lane, Swaledale
BBC Yorkshire is joining forces with BBC Two to produce a three-part documentary series celebrating the stunning Pennine Way to mark the 50th anniversary ...
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WALKERS tackling the highest point in the North Pennines will be able to take refuge from one of the country’s wildest winds thanks to the resurrection ...
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south pennines walk and ride logo
Its just two weeks until the Festival starts and, with over 140 events, its shaping up to be the best one yet! Its been an incredible year so ...
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Damian Hall on the Spine race
'The man next to me sat down in a chair, put his head in his hands, and wept. He was an experienced ultra runner, as were the eight other grown ...
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Houx Hill Flagging
Work is underway to stone flag a dry passage across the infamous Houx Hill 'super bog' on the Border Ridge north of Byrness. The bog has ...
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Path works on Pen y Ghent summit
Work is underway to repair the erosion and provide a sustainable walking surface on the summit ridge of Pen y Ghent in the Yorkshire Dales National ...
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Children’s charity MedEquip4Kids is calling for teams of four to take on the Trek50 challenge - a 50 mile hike across the Pennines in under ...
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