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New British Mountaineering Council President elected at the Annual General Meeting

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

New British Mountaineering Council President elected at the Annual General Meeting

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13/06/2024

Dominic Oughton was elected as the British Mountaineering Council President at its annual general meeting last night.
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CLUBS

BMC Student Safety Seminar 2024

The BMC Student Safety Seminar is for any students who are involved in running a climbing, hill walking or mountaineering club at their University. The seminar will be held at Plas y Brenin in North Wales on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 October 2024.
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COMPETITIONS

BMC Youth Climbing Series 2024

The BMC Youth Climbing Series is a climbing competition for young people. The series is extremely popular and attracts hundreds of young climbers nationwide.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC responds to Labour proposals to connect more people with nature

The Labour Party has announced three policies to help connect people with nature. The British Mountaineering Council has advocated for greater access to nature for many decades and welcomes action to promote this – we’ve therefore taken a look at each policy individually.
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Bouldering upgrade starts at EICA:Ratho after sportscotland investment

WALLS

Bouldering upgrade starts at EICA:Ratho after sportscotland investment

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30/05/2024

Works on the upgrade of the bouldering facilities at Edinburgh Leisure’s flagship climbing arena at Ratho will begin on Monday 3rd June following a major funding investment from sportscotland’s Sport Facilities Fund. There will be a steady schedule of works across the summer and autumn as the changes occur.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

General election 2024 - have your say 

With the general election announced for Thurs 4 July 2024, get behind the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) as we lobby for more access to wild spaces, outdoor education and more protection for the places we love to walk and climb in. Pick one (or all!) of the below and ask your election candidates if they will back it and why it’s important to them.  
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BMC ORGANISATION

BMC Annual General Meeting

The 2024 Annual General Meeting took place on Wednesday 12 June as on online only meeting.
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COMPETITIONS

BMC Junior British Boulder Championships

Our first championship event of the year kicks off with the Junior British Bouldering Championships on 15 &16 June at Depot Manchester.
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Can you volunteer with us in 2024?

BMC ORGANISATION

Can you volunteer with us in 2024?

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16/02/2024

The BMC volunteer dates for 2024 have just launched! We have a wealth of fantastic projects that we would love you to get involved with to support our Climate Project and Mend our Mountains campaign.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Help protect the Bridestones boulders

The Bridestone boulders are an iconic set of giant, gritstone rock formations in West Yorkshire, popular with climbers and boulderers. Right now, there is a chance to secure access to this land for all and protect the wildlife for future generations by supporting the not-for-profit, Community Interest Company (CIC) Bridestones Rewilded.
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GEAR

Voluntary recall issued for Black Diamond Neve crampons

Black Diamond is voluntarily recalling its Neve Strap Crampon and related accessories and spare parts.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Rewilding success at BMC-owned Horseshoe Quarry

Horseshoe Quarry, also known as Furness Quarry, is a large, disused limestone quarry in Stoney Middleton, Peak District with a long history of climbing and owned by the BMC since 2005. Almost three decades on, rewilding at the site has already been fantastically successful, with hundreds of newts and toad tadpoles spotted in the pond this spring.
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