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Issue 105 - December 2018

Welcome to the winter edition of the Update. 

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!

This issue also includes our new Winter Safety Leaflet. If you are heading out in the Fells this Winter, be sure to check the Lake District Weatherline or MWIS Lake District weather report.

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Image for article SMILE PLEASE with Graham Thompson

SMILE PLEASE with Graham Thompson

31 December 2018

GRAHAM THOMPSON, Technical Editor of Trail Magazine is also a fully qualified pet behaviour counsellor. This month: How to take your dogs photo

 

Author: GrahamThompson

Image for article REBOUND RESULT with Andrew Stanley

REBOUND RESULT with Andrew Stanley

31 December 2018

News from ANDREW STANLEY, our expert in-house podiatrist.

Author: George Fisher

Image for article MONT BLANC: A DIFFERENT STRATEGY?

MONT BLANC: A DIFFERENT STRATEGY?

31 December 2018

Our man in Chamonix, mountain guide MARK SEATON, finds there’s more than one way to acclimatise

 

Author: Mark Seaton

Image for article Tall Tales. Flora, Fauna of the Lake District.

Tall Tales. Flora, Fauna of the Lake District.

29 December 2018

In a regular series, ALAN GANE MBE looks at the flora and fauna of the Lake District. This issue: the heron

 

Author: George Fisher

Image for article ICE AXES AND UNBELIEVABLE COLD

ICE AXES AND UNBELIEVABLE COLD

29 December 2018

Journalist and Mountain Leader DAN ASPEL gives a few tips on winter walking

 

Author: George Fisher

Image for article COFFEE INSPIRATION

COFFEE INSPIRATION

29 December 2018

The mountains have influenced the direction of Carvetii, our Abrahams Café coffee supplier, since their very start.

Author: George Fisher

Image for article Axe Expertise

Axe Expertise

29 December 2018

Equipment and Accessories buyer JON WICKHAM on choosing ice tools

Author: George Fisher

Image for article FOR THE LOVE OF SNOW

FOR THE LOVE OF SNOW

13 December 2018

For our Apparel and Footwear buyer LISA BERGERUD, it holds many memories…

 

Author: Lisa Bergerud

Image for article ADVENTURES WHILE PARENTING

ADVENTURES WHILE PARENTING

13 December 2018

George Fisher General Manager PATRICK TAYLOR-BIRD is gaining a sense of perspective

 

Author: George Fisher

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