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rab logo black 86 high 24th Jul 2014 Rab Join University Of Derby As Sponsors

We are delighted that Rab have joined the University Of Derby in continuing their support of the festival. More soon.

YoungAdventurer Winners creditRichard J Richards UniversityOfDerby 3rd Jul 2014 The Search for Young Adventurer of The Year Goes Nationwide

The search is on for the UK’s most adventurous young person. We're looking for the best runners, bikers, climbers, cavers, skiers, skateboarders, free-runners, kayakers and sailors in the country. Following the...

BAF-logo 3rd Jul 2014 #BAF2014 Programme Coming Soon

We're just finalising the 2014 programme.  Tickets will be on sale from August from the Buxton Opera House.