Ben Nevis

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Name: Ben Nevis
First reported 30 mins ago - Updated 30 mins ago - 1 reports

Tell it on the mountain: #IndyRef from the top of Ben Nevis

The buzz is the thing. That’s the huge achievement of the Scottish referendum – people care , everywhere, about politics again.Gone the indifference. Gone the cynicism of the non-voting hordes. Everywhere the chat. Everywhere the debate. Everywhere the ... [Published Channel 4 - 30 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

David Grant completes Ben Nevis trek

LANARK businessman David Grant scaled the UK’s highest peak in eight hours on Friday to help raise more than £80,000 for Help the Hospices.David (50) was one of 89 workers from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks who battled rough terrain, steep climbs and ... [Published Carluke Gazette - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Help cleanse and conserve Scafell, Snowdon and Ben Nevis

A co-ordinated litter sweep to ‘deep clean’ the three highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales is planned for the second year running. Known as The Real 3 Peaks Challenge, find out more, and how you can join in the action on 4 October.In 2013, Mountain ... [Published The British Mountaineering Council - 3 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

PUBLICIS GROUPE : Comet robot is set to land

SCIENTISTS have found a landing spot for a robot space probe - on a comet 275 million miles away.The task has been likened to trying to park a car on Ben Nevis at 25,000mph.If the European Space Agency's Rosetta probe manages to land robot Philea on the ... [Published 4 Traders - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

PUBLICIS GROUPE : 25,000mph landing for comet robot

SCIENTISTS are planning to land a robot on a comet 275 million miles away.The task has been likened to trying to park a car on Ben Nevis at 25,000mph.If the European Space Agency's Rosetta probe manages to land robot Philea on the 2.5mile wide rock in ... [Published 4 Traders - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Bank staff's mountain trek boosts hospices

A PAIR of bank workers have helped raise more than £80,000 for a charity which supports hospices by climbing the UK's highest mountain.Kay Mackintosh, of Northallerton, and Fiona Allen-Ross, of Richmond, joined 87 Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank colleagues ... [Published Advertiser Series - Sep 15 2014]
Entities: Hospice, Bank, Ben Nevis
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Delphi daredevil to begin charity tasks

A Delphi employee from Sudbury is to start a five-day mammoth challenge in aid of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices.Joe Beggs will climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowden, followed by kayaking from Sudbury to Cattawade, before a skydive finale. ... [Published Suffolk Free Press - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

Dad tells son’s remarkable story

He’s been kidnapped in Iran, survived a freak accident on Ben Nevis and was badly injured in a microlight smash in Northumberland.Not only has he diced with death on more than one occasion – and lived to tell the tale – but Rothbury’s Jon Ker was among ... [Published Northumberland Gazette - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Respect for the Ben runners

Running from sea level to Britain’s highest point and back down might not seem like everyone’s idea of fun but, as Jenny Gillies remembers in her third Ben Nevis Race, it’s all about the atmosphereRunners make their way up the steep zigzags towards the ... [Published Northern Times - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Kiwi adventurer peaks in Europe

A Kiwi adventurer with a thirst for peaks has completed his latest challenge.Grant Rawlinson, 40, and Australian Alan Silva (52) made a 1900km journey from the summit of Ben Nevis in Scotland to the summit of Mt Blanc in France.The climbing, cycling and ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 3 reports

Sheffield duo climb to great heights for charity

Caring Sheffield employees Jarrad Kitson and Benjamin Sorsby are among almost 90 Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank workers who successfully climbed the UK’s highest mountain to raise cash for charity.The active duo completed the ‘Trek the Ben’ fundraising ... [Published Sheffield Star - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 3 reports

Men take on wheelie bin charity walk after Bench Nevis stunt

Three young men who provoked outrage by littering Ben Nevis during a charity stunt, have made amends by staging another highly appropriate fundraiser.They walked from Glasgow to London pulling a wheelie bin as a measure of their contrition.Glasgow-based ... [Published Press and Journal - Sep 09 2014]

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Tell it on the mountain: #IndyRef from the top ... [Published Channel 4 - 30 mins ago]
David Grant completes Ben Nevis trek [Published Carluke Gazette - 3 hours ago]
Help cleanse and conserve Scafell, Snowdon and ... [Published The British Mountaineering Council - 3 hours ago]
PUBLICIS GROUPE : Comet robot is set to land [Published 4 Traders - 8 hours ago]
PUBLICIS GROUPE : 25,000mph landing for comet r... [Published 4 Traders - 8 hours ago]
Cotswold Outdoor’s relay raises over £16,000 fo... [Published Retail Times - Sep 15 2014]
Bank staff's mountain trek boosts hospices [Published Advertiser Series - Sep 15 2014]
Delphi daredevil to begin charity tasks [Published Suffolk Free Press - Sep 14 2014]
Dad tells son’s remarkable story [Published Northumberland Gazette - Sep 14 2014]
Dad tells son’s remarkable story [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
Facts and figures about Scotland [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Sep 14 2014]
Respect for the Ben runners [Published Northern Times - Sep 14 2014]
Kiwi adventurer peaks in Europe [Published Taranaki Daily News - Sep 14 2014]
Go walk: Scotland’s Knoydart peninsula [Published Irish Times - Sep 13 2014]
Scottish vote: Better the Devil you know? [Published Business Times Singapore - Sep 13 2014]
Cancer victim inspires three peaks expedition [Published Swindon Advertiser - Sep 12 2014]
OPINION: Scotland's future looks brighter – whe... [Published Western Morning News - Sep 12 2014]
Kilmarnock bank employees summit special follow... [Published Daily Record - Sep 12 2014]
Generous Gillian’s hike to help out the hospices [Published Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser - Sep 12 2014]
Rescuers help family off Ben Nevis [Published BBC - Sep 12 2014]
Bathgate pals conquer Ben Nevis for charity [Published Daily Record - Sep 12 2014]
Six peaks, four students, one lawyer – a tale o... [Published Mills & Reeve - Sep 12 2014]
Exhausted walker airlifted from Ben Nevis [Published Grough - Sep 12 2014]
Sheffield duo climb to great heights for charity [Published Sheffield Star - Sep 11 2014]
Sending the least popular Englishmen to plead w... [Published The Independent - Sep 11 2014]
Activity Co-ordinator takes part in Ben Nevis m... [Published Care Industry News - Sep 11 2014]
Student from St Albans climbs Ben Nevis for cha... [Published St Albans and Harpenden Review - Sep 11 2014]
Financial workers from Inverclyde help raise £8... [Published Greenock Telegraph - Sep 11 2014]
Kilmarnock mountaineering club member is Tanzan... [Published Daily Record - Sep 11 2014]
Female air lifted from Ben Nevis after becoming... [Published Police Scotland - Sep 11 2014]
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Surpise! Glaciers appearing in Scotland [Published Watts Up With That? - Aug 24 2014]
Story submitted by Eric Worrall British Botanists conducting a Summer survey of Scotland’s tallest mountain, Ben Nevis, have been stunned to find evidence of recently formed multi-year ice fields, areas of compacted snow, some of which weigh hundreds ...
Giant Wave Impact - Europe - United Kingdom [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Feb 15 2014]
EDIS Number: GW-20140215-42702-GBR Date / time: 15/02/2014 06:05:03 [UTC] Event: Giant Wave Impact Area: Europe Country: United Kingdom State/County: England Location: [English Channel] Number of Deads: 1 person(s) Number of Injured: N/A Number ...
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