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The grass isn’t greener for everyone: why access to green space matters

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

The grass isn’t greener for everyone: why access to green space matters

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17/09/2020

The Ramblers have launched new research outlining how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed our attitude to nature and walking. Their new campaign has been created to ensure that everyone, everywhere has good access to high quality green space.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Coronavirus update – new rule of 6

In response to the new ‘rule of six’ announced by Government on Monday 14 September, the BMC has summarised the most recent guidance and will try to keep this updated as soon as new information or changes are made available.
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CLUBS

Covid19 and restarting club meets

This guidance is to help clubs to restart meets while adhering to the new government regulations.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC calls for immediate end to the illegal killing of birds of prey

Unregulated driven grouse moor shooting results in the illegal killing of birds of prey, the persecution of mountain hares, and the damage to upland peatland habitats is contributing to climate change. Now, the BMC wants to see driven grouse shooting regulated and for government to strengthen and enforce legislation to stop the illegal killing of raptors.
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Member consultation of the BMC Strategic Plan

BMC ORGANISATION

Member consultation of the BMC Strategic Plan

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27/08/2020

Let us know what you think: the BMC is carrying out a review of its Strategic Plan 2020-2024 to find out what our key priorities for 2021 are. We'd love to hear your views, just make sure to let us know by Sunday 20 September.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Lucho Dillitos join our Hills 2 Oceans campaign

We’re excited to announce that Luchos Dillitos have now joined the BMC Hills 2 Ocean campaign as a sponsor. Luchos Dillitos are race-proven natural energy bars that come in a compostable leaf wrapping.
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WALLS

GB Climbing & Climbing Works collaborate to create elite training centre

The GB Climbing Team now have a new home to prepare for international competitions: The Climbing Works in Sheffield.
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INTERNATIONAL

The Porter: what it

Sherpas. Porters. The spine to many a mountaineering mission. Watch the documentary that gives the mountaineering community an eye-opening look at what it's really like to work one of the hardest jobs on the planet.
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Coronavirus and hill walking: your questions answered

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Coronavirus and hill walking: your questions answered

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07/08/2020

Heading for the hills? Get the lowdown on masks, sharing transport, what to do if you meet someone on a narrow path – and much more. We’re back with expert Professor Ian Hall to answer your essential Coronavirus hill-walking questions.
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PRESS

Montane X BMC range: available in the BMC Shop

BMC clothing and pack partner, Montane, has launched a complete rock collection in partnership with the BMC, donating 5% of all UK sales to The Climate Project. The Climate Project supports the work of Moors for the Future.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

No Moor BBQs: Help us extinguish disposable BBQs

Each year, moorland fires have a devastating effect on wildlife, livestock and people, and can often destroy the underlying peat that is crucial in our fight against climate change. Worldwide, peatland contains more than 550 gigatonnes of carbon, twice as much carbon as all of the world’s forests.
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PRESS

Winners announced for the Women in Adventure Film Competition 2020

Inspirational winners revealed as the 2020 BMC TV Women in Adventure Film competition awards are announced.
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