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A month in the life of an Ordnance Survey Benchmark bagger

A couple of years ago there were stories in the news about young people, and some not so young, stepping in front of traffic and falling off cliffs whilst blindly following their mobile phones in the hunt for Pokémon.  “How … Continue reading

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Hardknott Forest Conservation with John Muir Trust

I first heard of the John Muir Trust a few years ago when I received a flyer at the end of the TGO Challenge.  I visited John Muir’s birthplace after a snowy walk from Moffat to Dunbar, but it was … Continue reading

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What are you looking at? (Blog stats)

Around the hills is now one year old and I hope regular readers, and fellow bloggers, will be interested in a few statistics from the first 12 months.  These facts and figures are all taken from the built-in WordPress “My … Continue reading

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