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Welcome to the The Update, George Fisher’s independent store magazine. Your guide to what’s new and exciting this season, plus plenty more to inform and entertain. Like the store itself, we like to think that The Update is unique: welcoming, well-informed, enthusiastic and full of character!

We would like to thank all contributors to The Update, noting that the opinions expressed in submitted articles are those of their authors, and not necessarily of George Fisher Ltd. Contributions welcome, please contact us.

Editor: Clive Allen | Design: MountainCreative.co.uk

Issue 100 - September 2017

Welcome to the Autumn 2017 edition of the George Fisher Update, where we celebrate the Update's 100th issue and 25 years of informing the George Fisher customer.

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Issue 99 - June 2017

Welcome to the Summer 2017 edition of the George Fisher Update - 50 Stars are bagged at Shepherd's Crag - Love wins over vertigo - Mark Seaton asks is the Old Man Britain's Greatest Climb? - Help us Fix the Fells

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Issue 98 - March 2017

Welcome to the Spring 2017 edition of the George Fisher Update - We begin to celebrate our 60th Anniversary -  Lisa tells us about her Winter Wainwrights challenge - Mark Seaton offers sound advice on How Not To Climb Mont Blanc - Graham Thompson discusses how to safely approach a dog

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Issue 97 - December 2016

Welcome to the Winter 2016 edition of the George Fisher Update - Mountain Guide Mark Seaton reports on the Traverse of the Meije - We profile our Ski staff and Technicians -Graham Thompson discuss dog coats - Our staff picks for the winter season.

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Issue 96 - August 2016

Welcome to the Autumn 2016 edition of the George Fisher Update - Down Insulation; is there a problem? - Alan Gane MBE looks at the flora and fauna of the Lakes - Mountain Guide Mark Seaton has options up his sleeve - Jon Wickham discusses organising your kit - Our staff picks for the Autumn season

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Issue 95 - June 2016

Welcome to the Summer 2016 edition of the George Fisher Update - Trekking the Kungsladen - An Airey Retrospective - Salomon's star runners in Keswick - Montane's Lakeland Events - Dogs bark: but they needn't

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Issue 94 - March 2016

Welcome to the Spring 2016 edition of the George Fisher Update - The John Dalton Way - Brock the Badger - A propensity to Potter - This months walk: St. Bees and its lighthouse

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Issue 93 - December 2015

Welcome to the Winter 2015 edition of the George Fisher Update - Which Watch? - Portable Solar Power - Anniversary Traverse - Walking the hills with your dog in winter - John Hinde's Mountain Memories - Weather guessing Winter Options

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Issue 92 - September 2015

Welcome to the Autmun 2015 edition of the George Fisher Update - Jeans on the hill? - The Ultimate Triathlon - Fallen Angel? Finding help for your dog - The Ibex Assignment - Phones vs GPS - Who participates outdoors?

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Issue 91 - June 2015

Welcome to the Summer 2015 edition of the George Fisher update - Carry on Camping - Keep taking the Tablets - Attempting Mt Kenya - Monarch of the Lakeland Skies

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Issue 90 - March 2015

Welcome to the Spring 2015 edition of the George Fisher Update - Looking after your waterproofs - Wear and Tear - Celebrating Wainwright - Chilly on Kili - Socialising your puppy

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Issue 89 - December 2014

Welcome to the Winter 2014 edition of the George Fisher Update - The smell of Ski Wax in the morning - Lakeland Appreciation - The 10in10 - Winter Walking Traction 

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Issue 88 - September 2014

Welcome to the Autumn 2014 edition of the George Fisher Update - Team GB climbing Katy Forrester on Becoming Bold - Local Legend Stan Thompson - Gogs and loud noises - What's in your pack?

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Issue 87 - June 2014

Welcome to the Summer 2014 edition of the George Fisher Update - Canine Cafe Culture - Mountain Guide Mark Seaton attempts his first big wall climb - Tea, Cakes, & Crag Rats

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Issue 86 - March 2014

Welcome to the Spring 2014 edition of the George Fisher Update - Our Virtual World - Ice Crisis - Making walks more fun for dogs - Mountain Guide Mark Seaton on why Fat Skis aren't always ideal

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Issue 85 - December 2013

Welcome to the Winter 2013 edition of the George Fisher Update - Yes, it snows in Africa! - Graham Thompson considers how to keep dogs warm on wintry fells - Run with Ricky - Christmas Gift Guide

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Issue 84 - September 2013

Welcome to the Autumn 2013 edition of the George Fisher Update - Not Easy being Green - Mountain Guide Mark Seaton Attemps Mont Blanc with his Daughter - We do like to be beside the seaside

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Issue 83 - June 2013

Welcome to the Summer 2013 edition of the George Fisher Update - Graham Thompson on camping with dogs - Britain on Foot; A new national Campaign - Mountain Guide Mark Seaton on the dangers of Sharp Edge, Blencathra

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Issue 82 - March 2013

Welcome to the Spring 2013 edition of the George Fisher Update - Fix the Fells  - The outdoor Kitchen - Wildlife watching with your dog - Tales of the Alpine crystal hunter

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Issue 81 - December 2012

Welcome to the Winter 2012 edition of the George Fisher Update - The latest ski hardware - Winter Warmers - Paw-fect Winter Safety - The best Mont Blanc Descent Ever? - 

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Issue 80 - September 2012

Welcome to the Autumn 2012 edition of the George Fisher Update - Graham Thompson takes dogs off the lead - James Desmond cycles 10,000 miles from London to Sydney - Our GPS Experts have fun Geocaching

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Issue 79 - June 2012

Welcome to the Summer 2012 edition of the George Fisher Update - Never too Old; Sarah Briggs says age is no barrier to fitness - Our experts offer practical advice on hill navigation - Podiatrist Andrew Stanley diagnoses your problems

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Issue 78 - March 2012

Welcome to the Spring 2012 edition of the George Fisher Update - Andy Airey finds plenty of reasons to visit Keswick - Another Classic Lakeland car free walk - Matterhorn Madness - Winter Climbing; Bill Birkett asks if its a simple concept?

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Issue 77 - December 2011

Welcome to the Winter 2011 edition of the George Fisher Update - Electronics in the Outdoors - The wind from Hell - Our latest Winter Stock - A Future Champion?

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Issue 76 - September 2011

Welcome to the Autumn 2011 edition of the George Fisher Update - Andy Airey welcomes in new products for the winter season - Top tips for choosing the right rucksack - Des Oliver ponders the personage behind our store… - Bill Birkett catches up on the latest news in the Lakes

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Issue 75 - June 2011

Welcome to the Summer 2011 edition of the George Fisher Update - Eco Products - Need to call Mountain Rescue? Be careful who you ask for - Car Free Walk of the Month - Des Oliver recounts some epic summer journeys across the fells - IT’S ALL A LOAD OF CATBELLS

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Issue 74 - March 2011

Welcome to the Spring 2011 edition of the George Fisher Update - Victory over VAT - How to give your tent a new lease of life - Lessons to Learn from Staff Training - Des Oliver examines how far outdoor gear has advanced

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Issue 73 - December 2010

Welcome to the Winter 2010 edition of the George Fisher Update - Jon Wickham checks out the latest winter gear - John Owens looks at the latest and greatest in ski hardware - In Wainwrights footsteps - Des Oliver is proud of one boy’s lifetime devotion to skiing

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Issue 72 - September 2010

Welcome to the Autumn 2010 edition of the George Fisher Update - Lisa Bergerud gets philosophical about
trekking poles - Top Safety Tips for Autumn Walkers - Scottish Ski Touring in May - Des Oliver Delves Back to 1953

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Issue 71 - June 2010

Welcome to the Summer 2010 edition of the George Fisher Update - It's Silver for George Fisher! - Outdoor Layering Revisited - Lisa Bergerud considers food and fuel for those long summer days - John Wickham looks at wild camping ‘Do’s and Don’ts’

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Issue 70 - March 2010

Welcome to the Spring 2010 edition of the George Fisher Update - Lisa Bergerud finds that Spring is in the air - Our hardware expert John Owens cooks up some ideas for camping stoves - Local canoe instructor and boatbuilder Paul Weller enthuses about the Lakes - Wayne Gregory went his own way with product design – and it worked! - Help clean up our Lakeland waters

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Issue 69 - December 2009

Welcome to the Winter 2009 edition of the George Fisher Update - Winter fun on the fells - Warmth without Weight from Rab - Lisa Bergerud recommends you take your feet seriously - Forget celebrity chefs, here’s a real recipe book - Bill Birkett dusts his dinner jacket off

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Issue 68 - September 2009

Welcome to the Autumn 2009 edition of the George Fisher Update - Clouds with Silver Linings - Patagonia's Footprint Chronicles website reveals all - John Owens examines nature’s great insulator: down - Free Recipe! Cumberland Hotpot - Brian Hall, mountain guide, film safety expert and consultant to Scarpa and Grivel writes exclusively for The Update

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Issue 67 - June 2009

Welcome to the Summer 2009 edition of the George Fisher Update - Try Car Free Walking - Summer Hits The Shelves - The Main Event - Technology on Your Wrist - Spring in Buttermere - Religion on the Rocks - Weight

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Issue 66 - March 2009

Welcome to the Spring 2009 edition of the George Fisher Update - Doom and Gloom? - Brand New Gear Now in Store - The Footprint Chronicles - Back on Your Feet - The Cost of Walking - Aspiring Ambition

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Issue 65 - December 2008

Welcome to the Winter 2008 edition of the George Fisher Update - Enjoying risk in the mountains - Our Winter Checklist - The Lake District hosts the Ultimate Trail Race - Lisa Bergerud gets all emotional - Our hardware expert John Owens looks at winter toys - Bill Birkett savours November in Langdale - Free Christmas cake recipe - Climbers in Number 10

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Issue 64 - September 2008

Welcome to the Autumn 2008 edition of the George Fisher Update - Who Will Rescue the Rescuers? - 70 years of craftsmanship and technology from Scarpa - Mont Blanc: The Facts, from Mountain Guide Mark Seaton - What's in store this Autumn?

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Issue 63 - June 2008

Welcome to the Summer 2008 edition of the George Fisher Update - The Litter District - Big Trip Top Tips from KE Adventure - Lisa Bergerud finds there’s a secret to packing effectively - IN-TENTS KIT! - Helen Whone, our Store Manager describes her recent trip to India - Parking Pandemonium at Catbells - Bill Birkett recalls a ‘plum’ first ascent

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Issue 62 - March 2008

Welcome to the Spring 2008 edition of the George Fisher Update - The Wainwright Effect - Mark Guides Eiger North Face - Des Oliver reflects on the status of Napes Needle - Looking After Outdoor Equipment

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Issue 61 - December 2007

Welcome to the Winter 2007 edition of the George Fisher Update - Will the Lakes get a proper Winter? - Winter Insulation - Winter Boots - Bill Birkett's Favourite Places - Winter Safety - How to pack a rucksack

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Issue 60 - September 2007

Welcome to the Autumn 2007 edition of the George Fisher Update - Tiso acquires George Fisher! - Our man in Chamonix, mountain guide Mark Seaton recounts a trip to the highest mountain hut in the Alps - Christine is moved to verse over the South West Coast Path

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Issue 59 - June 2007

Welcome to the Summer 2007 edition of the George Fisher Update - England's First Via Ferrata - Destruction in the name of Mobility - Installation of the plastic Borrowdale Boardwalk - Mark Seaton meets Sarkozy - Des Oliver Discusses Bad Steps

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Issue 58 - March 2007

Welcome to the Spring 2007 edition of the George Fisher Update - Ancient Trees In Cumbria - The Do's and Don'ts of Hill Walking with our man in chamonix Mark Seaton - We introduce our new Update editor

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Issue 57 - December 2006

Welcome to the Winter 2006 edition of the George Fisher Update - Blencathra: A place to inspire - Mountains... Monks... And a Midget! - Des Oliver looks at ski history - Southern Teeth!

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Issue 56 - September 2006

Welcome to the Autumn 2006 edition of the George Fisher Update - Return of the Wivell - Ironing in the Dolomites - Walking LEJOG - Mark Seaton scales the roof

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Issue 55 - June 2006

Welcome to the Summer 2006 edition of the George Fisher Update - Explore the Azores on a Bicycle - An Interview with John Wyatt MBE - Fat Lads go Lamming - Mark Seaton helps a Border Guard with his enquiries

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Issue 54 - March 2006

Welcome to the Spring 2006 edition of the George Fisher Update - We wish Berghaus a Happy 40th Birthday! - The art of iglooism! - Des Oliver explores the history of Historic Firsts - Peter completes the Wainwrights in 12 months

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Issue 53 - December 2005

Welcome to the Winter 2005 edition of the George Fisher Update - News from the Park - End of the Line for Overhead Wires - Mark Seaton recalls one to remember on Point Percee - Mallory; Travelling light?

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Issue 52 - September 2005

Welcome to the Autumn 2005 edition of the George Fisher Update - The Masters World Mountain Running Championships - What do you wear in the dark? - Mark Seaton offers tips for Climbing with Children - Des Oliver asks what's in a name?

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Issue 51 - June 2005

Welcome to the Summer 2005 edition of the George Fisher update - World Heritage status; Bonus or Burden? - News from the Park - LAMM 2005 - Tarns of the Lakes

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Issue 50 - March 2005

Welcome to the Spring 2005 edition of the George Fisher Update - Lakeland Camping Barns - Travelling Light and High - Insulation... Are you warming to it? - Des Oliver loves ridge walking 

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Issue 49 - December 2004

Welcome to the Winter 2004 edition of the George Fisher Update - ROAM - With Safety! - Just a Slip - GPS Training - Travelling light? Stuff It! - The keys to Comfort

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Issue 48 - September 2004

Welcome to the Autumn 2004 edition of the George Fisher Update - A Brush with Nature - Mont Blanc - Mark Seaton talks Blisters - Thinking about Winter - News from the Parks

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Issue 47 - June 2004

Welcome to the Summer 2004 edition of the George Fisher Update - In Training! - Cumbria's Feet are firmly on the Ground - Mad Dogs and Englishmen - Prize LAMMs? - Friars Crag - News from the Park - Instant Energy - A state of High readiness - Seeing the Sites

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Issue 46 - March 2004

Welcome to the Spring 2004 edition of the George Fisher Update - A change for the best - My Favourite Shoes - Memory Map - News from the Park - Keswick Fair Trade - Everest: The last Thirty Years - Staff Profile

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Issue 45 - December 2003

Welcome to the Winter 2003 edition of the George Fisher Update - Keswick: Making a name for itself? - Responsible Tourism - Walk Easy - Skiing Locally - We have the Technology - The Future of Whinlatter - Camping out in the Wintertime

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Issue 44 - September 2003

Welcome to the Autumn 2003 edition of the George Fisher Update - Enjoy.. or Destroy? - News from the Park - GPS Guidance - Health and Safety on the Fells - Keep it beading! Is your waterproof leaking or wetting out?

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Issue 43 - June 2003

Welcome to the Summer 2003 edition of the George Fisher Update - Skipton: Alive with History - Litter Mountains - Prepare to be Amazed - Food for Thought - Summer in the Alps - Carrying CLutter - Meindl: They don't put a foot wrong

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Issue 42 - March 2003

Welcome to the Spring 2003 edition of the George Fisher Update - Is Function out of Fashion? - 50 years and millions of hours - The South Pole's Youngest Explorer - Walking in the Sunshine - Maintenance Workshop - News from the Park

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Issue 41 - December 2002

Welcome to the Winter 2002 edition of the George Fisher Update - Time to go to a CRow Road Show? - Litter: The problem's in the bag! - Walking on Air - Crisis in a Crevasse - News from the Park - Shelling out for Winter Warmth

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Issue 40 - September 2002

Welcome to the Autumn 2002 edition of the George Fisher Update - George Fisher Win Back Top Title! - Outdoor Trade welcomes walking week - Waterproof? or Water Resistant? - Bloodlines selling well - Snowsports in summer? - News from the Park

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Issue 39 - June 2002

Welcome to the Summer 2002 edition of the George Fisher Update - Tough Times ahead? - Travel the World for £15! - If Walking's a Pain... Take steps to make it better - Skiddaw House - Back of Beyond - Beating the Crowds - Dog Walking: in Remotest Siberia!

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Issue 38 - March 2002

Welcome to the Spring 2002 edition of the George Fisher Update - Boots on and Back to Business - News from the Park - Shackleton in Cumbria - UN International Year of the Mountain - Derwent Water 'Dramatic' Scenery - Remember that Rucksack Troller?

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Issue 37 - December 2001

Welcome to the Winter 2001 edition of the George Fisher Update - Riding High This Winter - Landing Back - News From The Park - Keswick Launches - Bridging a Gap - Mixed Walks...Mixed Feelings - Socks Appeal - Footbeds make Plastic Fantastic - Fisher's Double Act - Profile on: Abraham's Tea Room

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Issue 36 - September 2001

Welcome to the Autumn 2001 edition of the George Fisher Update - Regaining Lost Ground - Web's Wonders - News from the Park - Don't Miss the Boat - Walk Easy

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Issue 35 - March 2001

Welcome to the Spring 2001 edition of the George Fisher Update - A view into the Future - News from the Park - Summertime in the Alps with Mark Seaton - Lighten up or Weight for an answer? - Double take on Mont Blanc - Footpaths needs friends 

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Issue 34 - December 2000

Welcome to the Winter 2000 edition of the George Fisher Update - Adventure: Can we Risk it? - Guiding Lights - Big Foot in the Rockies - Feet First - A date with Berghaus - News from the Park

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Issue 33 - September 2000

Welcome to the Autumn 2000 edition of the George Fisher Update - Fisher's Vs. Fisher's Double winners! - Treading Water - Support Local Produce - A farm welcome - One in a Million - Treat~(s) in store

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Issue 32 - June 2000

Welcome to the Summer 2000 edition of the George Fisher Update - Riding a Rough Road - Pole to Pole - Mountain Nuisance - The most Dangerous place on Earth? - Joking apart? - Chamonix's Rough Guide - Getting there the Hard Way - News from the Parks 

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Issue 31 - March 2000

Welcome to the Spring 2000 edition of the George Fisher Update - Thieves De-Railed - Great Briton - Five Little Piggies - News from the Park - Ride the Net - Calling for Help: Using a mobile in the Alps - Trekking around Alpamayo - A mountainous problem

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Issue 30 - December 1999

Welcome to the Winter 1999 edition of the George Fisher Update - Hat Trick for Skipton! - Out to Make a Good Impression - Brass for Grass - Walking; What's the Risk? - Snowed Under - A friend in need - News from the Parks - Going Dutch

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Issue 29 - September 1999

Welcome to the Autumn 1999 edition of the George Fisher Update - Ten years ago Fishers Built the Future - 50 Years of National Parks - Turning the Clock Back? - Simply? The Best! - Going West - Bottle Green Fleece - Be a Walk Plan Winner

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Issue 28 - June 1999

Welcome to the Summer 1999 edition of the George Fisher Update - Don't Walk away with our limestone pavements - Banish the Damp - Go Off Piste - Making for the Door - A roof over your head - Sty Head: Life in the old Box yet! - News from the Park

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Issue 27 - March 1999

Welcome to the Spring 1999 edition of the George Fisher Update - George Fisher MBE: 1925 - 1999 - Canal Facelift for Skipton - Four Three Thosand Peaks Marathon - Ladies Who Lunch - Learning Curves - Take Five? - Then add Six... - Weight On...

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Issue 26 - December 1998

Welcome to the Winter 1998 edition of the George Fisher update - 's'Wet or No Sweat? - How right is the Right to Roam? - Wheelchair Walks - News from the Parks - Fishers: Head to Foot! - As old as the Hills!

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Issue 25 - September 1998

Welcome to the Autumn 1998 edition of the George Fisher Update - Joining Forces - Care about Conservation? - Safety First Squirrels - Going Dutch - Wheelchair Walks - Some Austrian Gold - Sport of Kings - News from the Parks - Beginners Alpinism - Treats in Store

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Issue 24 - June 1998

Welcome to the Summer 1998 edition of the George Fisher Update - A bridge in time - Sailing into the Sunset - Waiting for a rescue! - Keep with the Beat - Peace and Quiet - A classic for the future - A view from the Alps - News from the Parks - A rubbish night on Cat Bells

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Issue 23 - March 1998

Welcome to the Spring 1998 edition of the George Fisher Update - Top Shop - Excuse us Please, Mr Prescott - Fitting Feat - Bear Necessities - A view from the Alps - News from the Parks - To their Credit - From Little Acorns... - To the Rescue

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Issue 22 - December 1997

Welcome to the Winter 1997 edition of the George Fisher Update - Dave Brown - Frozen Assets - Keswick Launches - Care about Conservation - Lighten Up! - On Track for Wheelchairs - A Mountain Pilgrimage - Challenging Behaviour -  A view from the Alps - News from The Parks - Taking a Tumble

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Issue 21 - September 1997

Welcome to the Autumn 1997 edition of the George Fisher Update - Railroading the Public - Space Invaders get the Chop - Lakeland Villages Cash in - Pedal Power - A view from the Alps - Autumn Afloat - Austrian Alpine Club - Staff Profile: Eileen

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Issue 20 - June 1997

Welcome to the Summer 1997 edition of the George Fisher Update - 5 Years of the Update! - Shop Talk - Footnotes - Handmade Walks - The Art of Mountaineering - A view from the Alps - Boating up Borrowdale - Treats in Store - Spring LAAMS

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Issue 19 - March 1997

Welcome to the Spring 1997 edition of the George Fisher Update - No.1 Outdoor Store in the UK! - Over the Hill at 60! - Scott of the South Pole - Bulldog Bash - Tiger on the Eiger - Gold for Glenridding - Prridge Stoop riddle Solved - Up The Reds!

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Issue 18 - December 1996

Welcome to the Winter 1996 edition of the George Fisher Update - Heading for Base! - A rarely wild place - Climbing on the Net - Walking out (On The Washing Up) - Braking Out - Don't Just Carry it: Use it! - News from the Parks - A walk by the Sea - A walk on the Wild Side by Des Oliver - Ice Cragging with Mark Seaton

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Issue 17 - September 1996

Welcome to the Autumn 1996 edition of the George Fisher Update - Blind Courage on Mont Blanc - Saddled with your bike - Carry on Crusing - Alan Hinkes at Keswick - Never Ask a Local! - Upwardly Mobile - Ski Talk - Galloping Horse - Tenerife Terrain - Party Bookings

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Issue 16 - June 1996

Welcome to the Summer 1996 edition of the George Fisher Update - Rubbish Deal - Missing a few slates...? - Drama in Keswick - Soled Out - Boot Boys and Muggers - Hard Labour - Rescue in Action - Matchless! - GPS? Get Lost!

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Issue 15 - March 1996

Welcome to the Spring 1996 edition of the George Fisher Update - Cheque Mate! - Time in Lieu... - Protect or Destroy - Just a footprint away - Trickey Situations - Going Round in Circles - (S)Hank's Pony - Transport through the Ages - Cross-Hiking

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Issue 14 - December 1995

Welcome to the Winter 1995 edition of the George fisher Update - National Lottery: Just a load of Balls? - Bed and Barn - Winter Warning - An Accident for All Seasons - In Memory of Mallory - A Taxing Sport - Looking Cool - Chart Success - Learning the Ropes - Mont Blanc: The Facts

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Issue 13 - September 1995

Welcome to the Autumn 1995 edition of the George Fisher Update - Fishers Land New Catch - Rolling Stones - Shear Novelty - Walk easy with John Wyatt - Not for Sale! - OAP on the Alps - Hope and Glory - Base Metal! - Mark up the Matterhorn - Bespoke Cycling

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Issue 11 - March 1995

Welcome to the Spring 1995 edition of the George Fisher Update - Hunting for an Answer - Keswick Sports Festival - June Yomp - Open Space - Air and Sea have a go - Fit of Peak? - The High Level Route - All Tog-ged Up! - A Keswick Celebration

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Issue 10 - December 1994

Welcome to the Winter 1994 edition of the George Fisher Update - Burning Issue - Water Pressure - Stop Press... - Passport to the Borders - Getting to Grips - Crummock for All - How to Handle an Ice Axe - Out on It's Own - Alpine Flash! - Top Woman Clyma! - Greenland comes into Vogue

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Issue 9 - September 1994

Welcome to the Autumn 1994 edition of the George Fisher Update - Cairns: A boulder solution? - Pathfinders - Setting Sale - Toe the Line! - Walk Easy with John Wyatt - Walking up Toubkal - Bookshelf - Dave on going it Alone - Armed for Wet Weather? - Proofing the Point! - The best this Summer!

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Issue 8 - June 1994

Welcome to the Summer 1994 edition of the George Fisher Update - Full Steam Ahead: A shopping forecast for Lakeland! - Crime on the Ascent - Learning the Easy Way - Oiling the Wheels - Bolts in Bavaria - High Performance Underwear - Raise your glasses!

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Issue 7 - March 1994

Welcome to the Spring 1994 edition of the George Fisher Update - Wintry Sports Ice-Axed? - Venturing to the Alps - Hidden Assets - Bootloose on Meru - Polar Antifreeze - Leading the Field - Keswick Call Out - Clever Moves

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Issue 6 - December 1993

Welcome to the Winter 1993 edition of the George Fisher Update - Investing in the Lakes: Footing the Bill - Troll Spells It Out - What a load of old rubbish! - Making Tracks - Ski Talk - Technical Corner - Advice for Winter Mountaineers - Not the Eifel Tower - KIMM Conquered! - From the Shop Floor

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Issue 5 - September 1993

Welcome to the Autumn 1993 edition of the George Fisher Update - Inheriting the Earth - Shelf Life - Forbidden Forests - Expedition News - Camping Barns - COLA - Walk Easy with John Wyatt - The Master Fellwalker - Barbour Ventile

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Issue 4 - June 1993

Welcome to the Summer 1993 edition of the George Fisher Update - Mountain Biking? Sensible control or a Spoke in the Wheels? - Book Reviews - Keep on Runnning - Expedition Corner - Under Wraps - Dave's Technical Corner - Talking Shop - No Harm in Asking - O.T.T. Chamonix Style

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Issue 3 - March 1993

Welcome to the Spring 1993 edition of the George Fisher Update - Exchange Visit - Women on Top: A first Ascent - Welcome Home Ran! - Keswick Potter-Y - Stick it Out - Clothes to Suit instructors - Landing Safely - Letters to the Update - Shop Talk - On Home Ground

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Issue 2 - December 1992

Welcome to the Winter 1992 edition of the George Fisher Update - Ranulph Fiennes - Talking Shop - On Home Ground - Taking Steps - What Price a Footstep? - Walkshare? - In Training - Up the Wall! - Swiss Win Karrimor! - Breaking New Ground

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Issue 1 - September 1992

Welcome to the Autumn 1992 First ever edition of the George Fisher Update Magazine!

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