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1 month ago
Northern England hen harrier hotline re-opens

If you are lucky enough to see one of these truly magnificent masters/mistresses of flight then please call in. There are a few people who don't value them and these birds need our protection. Thank ... See more

The RSPB has re-opened its hen harrier hotline for members of the public to report sightings of this highly persecuted bird of prey: Tel 0845-4600121 (calls charged at local rate). [Photo by Tim Me…

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1 month ago
Mountain Weather Information Service

Beware of a cold front!

We might have been fooling about snow this morning 🤨 but the forecast for wintry mountains in the days ahead is perfectly true. A cold front moves eastwards on Tuesday, followed by showers of snow ... See more

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1 month ago
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Looks like a grand day!

A fantastic day, returning the stone to the summit of Blencathra John Beamson

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1 month ago
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Weather info for if you are heading to the fells.

We can't emphasise enough that this week it will be WINTER on UK mountains. Don't assume just because it's April it won't be that bad. Freezing levels 400-700m; higher summit temps of sub -5C ... See more

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