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Mark Wright

Training and Development Coordinator within George Fisher. I have a propensity to potter.

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Favourite Views

21 July 2017

Thoughts on what makes a favourite view.

Author: Mark Wright

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Landmarks in our Lives

8 June 2017

Thoughts on the places we walk.

Author: Mark Wright

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Who Knows Where The Time Goes?

6 February 2017

Thoughts on growing up.

Author: Mark Wright

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Going Solo

24 January 2017

A group walk with a difference.

Author: Mark Wright

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Arc'teryx Phase SL

6 January 2017

A bunch of us recently put the latest Arc'teryx Phase SL base layers to the test. So, what was the outcome?

Author: Mark Wright

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Dedicated GPS over Smartphone

27 September 2016

A look at why a dedicated handheld GPS is preferable to a smartphone for navigation.

Author: Mark Wright

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While Wandering

3 August 2016

If you enjoy words on walking, then we have just the book for you.

Author: Mark Wright

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Understanding Icebreaker

7 July 2016

A journey from non-believer to Icebreaker convert.

Author: Mark Wright

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A PROPENSITY TO POTTER

23 March 2016

Training and Development Coordinator MARK WRIGHT reflects on passing the time enjoyably.

Author: Mark Wright

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Arc'Teryx Atom SL Hoody

8 March 2016

It wasn’t when I was wearing the Arc’Teryx Atom SL Hoody last Autumn in Yorkshire that I realised just how perfect a piece of kit it is, but last week in Wasdale while it was hanging up with the rest of our test kit in 2 Borrowdale Road.

Author: Mark Wright

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Blue Sky They Said

8 March 2016

Things don't always turn out as planned do they?

Author: Mark Wright

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Surveying the State of my Maps

24 February 2016

Could mobile downloads lead me to replace my paper maps?

Author: Mark Wright

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It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue

29 January 2016

I've changed my colours.

Author: Mark Wright

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Get Out And Play

13 January 2016

Thoughts on risk and play.

Author: Mark Wright

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The Joy of Living

30 December 2015

Thoughts on the folk singer, communist, labour activist, poet, playwright and of course keen walker, Ewan Maccoll.

Author: Mark Wright

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Make Way For A Lady

20 December 2015

Why I'm not a fan of 'doing the Wainwrights'.

Author: Mark Wright

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The Dimming of the Day

16 December 2015

A little reflection on why I like to see other walkers dotted around.

Author: Mark Wright

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A bit of a Ramble

8 December 2015

I've been testing the all new Suunto Traverse - More of a ramble than a review.

Author: Mark Wright

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Making Movies

16 November 2015

We set out to make a film which was both entertaining and educational. What we ended up with was something closer to comical.

Author: Mark Wright

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A Man with a Fork in a World full of Soup

10 November 2015

Find out why people's lack of understanding of Urban Walking is making me grumpy.

Author: Mark Wright

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