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Southern Sandstone Access: what's changed with the end of lockdown 2?

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Southern Sandstone Access: what's changed with the end of lockdown 2?

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02/12/2020

With England’s second lockdown ending this morning (2nd December) and a return to a tier system with climbing walls able to re-open, our request to temporarily avoid all southern sandstone crags is changing…
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Covid update: What has changed for climbers & walkers in England from 2nd December?

Following a parliamentary vote yesterday evening, England’s second lockdown has ended and the country has reverted to a revised version of the tier system in place prior to lockdown.
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PRESS

How does Coronavirus (COVID-19) affect your BMC Travel Insurance policy?

Travel has been disrupted around the world since Coronavirus hit the headlines at the beginning of 2020. Now restrictions on travel to certain countries are being lifted. If you’re planning a trip and have BMC Travel Insurance, what should you know about Coronavirus?
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Right to Roam: CROW Act turns 20

Happy birthday to the Countryside and Rights of Way (CROW) Act! It's been 20 years of being able to legally enjoy a stroll across open access land, up open access hills and mountains and into open country moor, heath and down. But how did this come about and are we satisfied with current access levels? Read on for a bit of history and let us know your thoughts by taking the survey linked at the end.
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Women in Adventure Film Competition 2021

SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Women in Adventure Film Competition 2021

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12/11/2020

The BMC TV Women in Adventure Film Competition is back and accepting submissions for 2021. So dive in, if you have a story to tell or a cause to share it's time to do so!
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Support BMC ACT when you shop online

Still got Christmas shopping to do? BMC is now partnering with Easyfundraising so that you can keep on supporting the BMC Access and Conservation Trust (ACT) from the comfort of your home.
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GEAR

Call to check avalanche transceivers as potential issue reported

A potential issue has been identified with the switches on Black Diamond/PIEPS DSP Pro and DSP Sport models of avalanche transceivers. Owners and users of these devices are encouraged to follow the manufacturers guidance and check that they are operating correctly.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Is it time to extend our Right to Roam?

Guy Shrubsole, writer and activist, reflects on what the Right to Roam act has achieved over the last 20 years and where he thinks the Right could be further extended.
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Spread the Word: refer a friend and win an epic day out

MEMBERSHIP

Spread the Word: refer a friend and win an epic day out

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02/12/2020

Like what we do? Tell your friends. If you refer a friend for BMC membership, you could win a climb with rock stars Emma Twyford or Steve McClure - or a day out in the hills with Mary-Ann Ochota.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Information: BMC Travel Insurance purchased between August 4th and November 30th 2020

Information for policyholders who purchased BMC Travel Insurance between 4th August 2020 and 30th November 2020
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CLUBS

The Rucksack Club and Urban Uprising team up for 2021 calendar

The Rucksack Club has been busy during this disrupted year, finding ways to keep in contact with members and maintain the sense of Club community, despite normal activities being largely ‘on hold’.
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Phwew. That's 2020 nearly done with. As usual, we'll be closing over Christmas and New Year. The BMC HQ will be closed from 12.30pm on Thursday 24 December, and we'll open again at 9.00am on Monday 4 January 2021. If you're planning a winter adventure and need BMC Travel Insurance over the holiday period then read on.
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