Walkers who fancy stretching their legs on one of England’s national trails can now get a visual preview of their route.
A campaign by an outdoor industry trade body to persuade the British public to take up activities in the countryside will be merged into an online platform run by the official map agency.
Today, we’re announcing a new mapping project we hope will revolutionise the way people enjoy their trips into the British countryside.
Take to the romantic wild Brontë moors, home to Cathy and Heathcliff, on this walk starting in the hilltop village of Haworth in West Yorkshire .
Britain’s official mapping agency has bought a 25 per cent stake in a company that prints its paper maps.
A comprehensive handbook on all aspects of walking, brought up-to-date in this recent edition...
We've been out on the hills in this mammoth test with 17 packs big enough to take your gear for a day's walking, to see how they compare.
The coalition Government said it has no plans to privatise Britain’s national mapping agency. Ordnance Survey will shortly become a government-ow...
A minister has announced plans to turn Britain’s national mapping agency into a government-owned company.
A wild start to 2016 set the tone for the following 12 months with record-breaking rescue numbers, climbing achievements and astonishing challenges, making it a year to remember.
Two men with a mission to find the exact height of a mountain in the southern Highlands climb into the clouds and add a new corbett to the list.
Grough is 10 years old! Our domain name was first registered in April 2006 and shortly after this we started posting stories and features on our on...
The year provided plenty of outdoor adventures, not least provided by Mother Nature herself, as exceptional weather became the norm.
One of the UK's top outdoor brands is preparing for its golden anniversary with a major revamp of its headquarters and a new top-performing range.
Profits from a new guidebook to trekking in Nepal will go to help charities in the Himalayan country dealing with the aftermath of the recent earthquakes.
Britain’s official mapping agency is to offer digital downloads with its paper maps. Although sales of Ordnance Survey paper maps rose for the fi...
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.
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