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Backpackers Club UK AGM

I’m a member of the club and attended the AGM last weekend. Within the club AGM has two meanings; Annual General Meeting and Annual Gathering of Members. So, not only is a chance to make decisons affecting the club as … Continue reading

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A brief backpacking escape

It was the early part of the merry month of May when I took the opportunity to escape to do some backpacking. My dad had been killed in a road traffic collision a couple of weeks before And I really … Continue reading

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Tissington Well Dressings 2015

Well dressing is a very old custom in Derbyshire. Large wooden boards are soaked for months in the village pond, retrieved, coated in mud and then a mosaic is laid on the mud. Flower petals are used to make the … Continue reading

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Testing time!

I’m off to the Backpackers Club UK AGM this weekend. Its a club for hikers and cyclists that like to backpack (or cyclepack) under their own steam rather than the international hostelling type of backpacker. If you’re interested, there’s more … Continue reading

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