Guy Fawkes First Aid

November the fifth has come and gone But thoughts of it still linger: I held a banger in my hand, Has anyone seen my finger? Tonight is Bonfire Night; tonight is the night that thousands of Britons ceremonially burn a … Continue reading →...

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Friday Video – (25/10/2013) “Into The Empty Quarter”

Al Humphreys, adventurer, author and motivator of the everyday man has been mentioned in this blog before.  He’s always worth reading and keeping an eye on to see what he’s been up to and his latest venture was in the … Continue r...

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Fall Foraging

I’ve always believed that if you don’t have the words to describe something adequately yourself, then borrow someone else’s.  I love Autumn, I really do, but I don’t have the capacity to do it justice so I’m going to le...

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Barefoot Bushcraft Appearance

If, like me, you think there should be more people talking about their outdoor careers in the style of a Hugh Grant impersonator on internet radio shows then you’re in luck.  I was recently honoured to be asked to be … Continue reading ...

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Expedition Projects

I’ve just got back from Uganda.  I’m not showing off – well, not much anyway – I’m just letting you know where I’ve been for a month or so. I was leading an expedition of sixth form students (17 and … Conti...

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