Two new books from the Cumbrian publisher detail walking routes on the Lakeland fells and a long distance trail crossing the national park.
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A minister has announced plans to turn Britain’s national mapping agency into a government-owned company.
Here's grough's look over the shoulder at 12 months' of outdoor action...
Mountaineers have called on Scotland’s new First Minister to show some leadership and reject two windfarm proposals in Sutherland.
A survey reveals Snowdon's height will remain the same, but at the same time thousands of walkers will climb an extra metre.
A pair of walkers were rescued after getting lost in the dark on the northern stretches of the Pennine Way.
A long-distance trail based on a pre-war work by Alfred Wainwright has now appeared on the latest Ordnance Survey maps.
The Peak District national park is claiming two firsts as it celebrates its 63rd birthday. The park authority is the first in Britain to use Google...
The coalition Government said it has no plans to privatise Britain’s national mapping agency. Ordnance Survey will shortly become a government-ow...
Sales of conventional paper maps produced by Britain’s official mapping agency increased last year, bucking the trend in the past decade which saw people opting for digital versions.
Britain’s oldest national conservation body is planning a big picnic to celebrate its 150th anniversary.
Organisers of a gruelling overnight winter mountain marathon have revealed it will be held in the Howgills early next year.
A national park has become the first in Britain to offer users a virtual off-road tour of its routes using Google Street View.
Britain’s national mapping agency is considering abandoning a system of co-ordinates on its maps first devised more than 180 years ago.
A two-week survey carried out by mountaineers on the UK’s highest mountain may lead geologists to revise their theories on its origins.
Amateur hill surveyor Myrddyn Phillips finally nails the height of a peak that was overlooked by OS until walkers stumbled across it 25 years ago.
Silva's powerful 140 lumen headtorch recharges via a USB cable but will it last the night?...