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Hastings Rock & Fell in Cornwall

It seems some time ago, but is actually only a few weeks, that a club expedition to the West Country set off, heading for the Tower Park campsite near the village of St Buryan, beyond Penzance.

Hastings Rock & Fell Peak District Weekend

Although numbers were down on the trip, as compared with some years I think that all who attended had a good time.

Hastings Rock & Fell in the Ecrins National Park

Last years trip to this region at the western end of the Alps proved extremely popular so a return visit was planned for this year. This time base for the trip was Ailefroide, a small village in the eastern section of the park.

Hastings Rock and Fell goes to Exmoor

It is quite a while since the last club visit to this particular area, in fact looking back at my book it was at the end of May 1985, over what was known in old money as the Whitsun Weekend.

Fontainebleau 2014

Two reports for this well attended trip, the first from Jenny then one from Nick…

Hastings Rock and Fell Scotland Trip 2014

After last year’s exceptional trip to the Southern Highlands, the weather this year, returned to typical Scottish winter conditions. What snow there was, was at high level, soft and slushy. Having said that, the accommodation at Ardmair, is some of the best that we have used, (warm, dry, with panoramic views across the bay to […]

BMC London and South East mini guide and active outdoors campaign

Local news from the BMC: There is now an updated version on the London and South East mini guide. You may also wish to give the guide to new/beginner members to support their development in climbing, hill walking and mountaineering. Thanks go in particular to all those clubs that have supported the production of this […]

Cliff Collapse in Rock-a-Nore

Here is dramatic footage of a major cliff collapse in Hastings:  

2013-14 Committee

This year’s AGM has taken place, with the present committee being re-elected so the present committee for 2013-2014 is as below. Chairman Dick Gasson Vice Chairman Jean Reed Treasurer Mike Peak Secretary Jane Moseley Members Nick Warren, Kim Warren, Jill Leader, Simon Curd, Daryl Naylor The 21st January committee meeting will focus on planning events and trips for the […]

A Welsh Classic

Read two trip reports from the weekend at Nant Peris in Snowdonia from Nick and Dick…

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