Runners who fancy a sprint with a difference are being offered a new challenge event along part of the Pennine Way.

But they will need plenty of stamina as the new Spine Sprint involves traversing 43 miles of the national trail

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Rescuers plead with public not to put themselves in harm's way

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Hillwalking isn't necessarily about slogging to the top of the highest peaks; there's plenty of interest in Wales's less lofty summits.

On test: Komperdell Carbon Expedition FXP4 Vario walking poles reviewed

Self-deploying folding poles from the Austrian brand that snap into locked position make for rapid availability when needed.

Follow in the Brontë sisters' footsteps to Top Withins, inspiration for Wuthering Heights

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 .

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