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What to wear and carry when hillwalking in Snowdonia, the Lake District or Scotland

19 July 2015     12

Last updated October 2021. Help for novice or occasional hillwalkers with buying the right clothing and equipment for hikes in the county's more…


Coping with ulcerative colitis and lactose intolerance

26 March 2015

An article about eating well whilst living with ulcerative colitis and lactose intolerance.


Winter wheels and tyres - an independent opinion

30 December 2014     16

At temperatures below 7°C, summer tyres can become so ineffective that winter tyres are compulsory in many countries, including Germany.