Tuesday, 05 August 2014 13:58

Sir Chris Bonington, icon of climbing, turns 80

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Details have been announced of plans to mark the 80th birthday of Sir Chris Bonington, the UK’s most famous mountaineer and a global climbing icon.  Bonington turns 80 on 6…
Mont Blanc is at the centre of a growing controversy over the misuse of rescue services by what the Mayor of Saint-Gervais calls "ad-hoc alpinists" following a series of what…
The British team of Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden have achieved the first ascent of Kishtwar Kailash in the Indian Himalaya.  At 6,451m, the mountain lies in a remote valley…
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 20:18

Leo Houlding reveals plans to take on The Spectre

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Talking to The Telegraph ahead of the Leicester Square World Premniere of The Last Great Climb, Leo Houlding has revealed plans for a return to the frozen continent as soon…