Wainwright- fifty years ago today.

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Whilst researching information for my forthcoming book The Wainwrights in Colour I came across an interesting letter written by Wainwright on 8th November 1965*- yes, exactly fifty years ago today. In the letter he states a couple of interesting details which I thought I would share with you. Firstly, he…

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From Brim Fell to Bannerdale

No, not a marathon walk but the four new fells moved over to this site today. Brim Fell, Red Pike (Wasdale), Scar Crags and Bannerdale Crags. It’s a slow process but hopefully well worth it in the long run. For me it is an enjoyable process, re-living all those great…

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