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Follow all the latest news about the Buxton Adventure Festival including press releases and media coverage as well as Matt Heason's blog.

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Heather Dawe BAF 3 23rd Aug 2013 Adventures in Mind review, Outdoors Magic

One of the advantages of being married to an adventure sports writer is all the hand-me-down kit I get.  It means I look like a clown sometimes in an array of clashing colours - a purple HellRider Colombia top, red...

Heather Dawe BAF 2 20th Aug 2013 Ultra-runner Heather Dawe on BBC Radio Derby

Posted on 2:11pm Tuesday 20th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press coverage heather dawe baf 4_250 bbc_radio_derby_logoUltra-runner, climber and cyclist and now author and artist Heather Dawe talks to Richard Spurr on BBC...

BAF-logo 19th Aug 2013 2nd BAF programme announced, Outdoor Enthusiast

Posted on 5:37pm Monday 19th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press coverage Thanks to Outdoor Enthusiast magazine for featuring The North Face athlete Jez Bragg and the rest of our speaker line-up.  Read more... - See more...

BAF-logo 16th Aug 2013 Speaker Programme Announced for Buxton Adventure Festival, The Outdoor Times

Posted on 12:00pm Friday 16th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press coverage Thanks to The Outdoor Times for featuring our speaker programme.  It's a wonderful online magazine which places a premium on great writing, striking...

ChrisTownsend2 creditTheGreatOutdoorsMag 15th Aug 2013 Chris Townsend joins line-up for second Buxton Adventure Festival, Grough

Posted on 9:30am Thursday 15th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press coverage Scottish outdoor luminary Chris Townsend is among the line-up for an adventure festival, which also includes talks from ultrarunner Jez Bragg, who...

BAF-logo 15th Aug 2013 Adventure-packed weekend in store, Buxton Advertiser

Posted on 4:09pm Thursday 15th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press coverage Thanks to the Buxton Advertiser for previewing the Buxton Adventure Festival line-up in their What's On Guide. - See more at:...

BAF-logo 12th Aug 2013 Buxton Adventure Festival aims to reach new heights, Derbyshire Times

 (12 Aug 2013) Posted on 12:29pm Monday 12th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press coverage "Buxton Adventure Festival aims to reach new heights", Derbyshire Times (12 Aug 2013).  Read more... - See more at:...

old-hall-cropped1 copy 12th Aug 2013 Old Hall Hotel - Festival Accommodation Sponsor

Posted on 11:59am Tuesday 16th Jul 2013 Listed under: Blog We're delighted that The Old Hall Hotel in Buxton are once again sponsoring the festival, providing accommodation for our speakers, and also an official...

BAF-logo 12th Aug 2013 2013 Speakers Announced

Posted on 5:15pm Monday 12th Aug 2013 Listed under: Press releases Press release:  Immediate, Monday 12th August 2013 Buxton Adventure Festival 2013 line-up announced The second Buxton Adventure Festival programme...