Monthly Archives: April 2011

999 emergency SMS

I read in May’s edition of Trail magazine that you can now register with a 999 text service. According to the service, EmergencySMS was not designed for hill walkers – it’s for hearing and speech-impaired people. However the service is … Continue reading

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Back from Stonedale and Birkdale

Back this afternoon from my first outing for several months walking in Stonedale and  Birkdale taking in Nine Standards Rigg.   A great ‘little’ walk with excellent walking weather for most of the trip.   It also gave me a further opportunity … Continue reading

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Out at last !

I am off for a couple of days on a backpacking trip 🙂  As you may know work and my wife’s painful condition with CRPS ( Complex Regional Pain Syndrome) after breaking her leg has stopped me getting out.  Mary … Continue reading

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