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Alan Hinkes Profile Cumbria 18th Jan 2018 Only Brit to conquer all 8000m peaks headlines BAF

EPIC documentary Alan Hinkes – The First Briton to Climb the World’s Highest Mountains will be screened at the LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival on Tuesday, 13th February. The film’s star, Alan Hinkes OBE, and the...

Headshot 3rd Jan 2018 Limbless mountain climber headlines BAF - 17th Jan

Limbless mountaineer Jamie Andrew OBE will tell his gripping and inspiring story at the first LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival of 2018. Jamie became the first person in history to climb the 14,500ft Matterhorn without...