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This weekend the annual Oggie 8 comes to the Ogwen valley. Now in its seventh year, this mountain rescue fundraiser has gained a reputation as one of the more interesting events on the charity challenge calendar. [ full story ]

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thumb A proposal for a major wind farm in the heart of the central Highlands is facing growing criticism from conservation... [ full story ]

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thumb Residents of Glen Etive have got so sick of the mess left by informal campers that they have started a Facebook page... [ full story ]

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thumb Last weekend was a HUGE weekend for the high-end outdoor brand Arc'teryx. Not only did they host the successful third edition of... [ full story ]

thumb The BMC is 70 years old this year, and as part of our birthday celebrations local area volunteers are hosting a number of summer... [ full story ]

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thumb Back in 2011 Adidas acquired the Five Ten brand, and with it their legendary Stealth rubber - generally considered to be the... [ full article ]


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