Category Archives: Other News

News items related indirectly to the Pennine Way.

History of Haymaking told in new book

THE history of haymaking in the North Pennines has been committed to print in a new book which has taken four years to research. “No Five o’Clock on our Calendars: a History of Hay Time in the North Pennines” was … Continue reading

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And I Would Walk 500 Miles…

This was the headline in an article in the magazine “Samachara” which is the Newsletter of The Gurkha Welfare Trust in their Spring issue. The article continues “Well not quite 500 miles , but impressive nonetheless! Ex-2GR Gurkha Officers Bruce … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Dales National Park Consultation

The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority are conducting a consultation seeking views on how best to implement decisions following their budget cuts. These decisions could have far reaching effects on the National Park. If you would like to take part … Continue reading

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Rambles of a Pennine Way-ster!

There is a new book recently published about the highs (and possible lows!) of walking the Pennine Way, written by Richard Pulk. PWA members can receive an exclusive discount on this book – see ordering information below. “Rambles of a … Continue reading

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Sherpa Van Service

After enquiries we can now confirm that Sherpa Van can offer baggage moving services for the PW for the section from Malham in the South to Kirk Yetholm. They can also offer information on local taxi services on the Edale … Continue reading

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Dufton Shop Open Again!

Please note that the shop at Dufton is now open again on most days of the week for groceries and other general products.

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