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Map Reading
Map Reading
A Tale of three Norths

27/03/2019

When you first start to map read or work with a compass, the one element that always causes most confusion is that of North! We should all know that the top of the map is North - but which one?

Map Reading
Special Forces Navigation

16/05/2018

Tom Bailey explains how you can use techniques used by Special Forces to enhance your safety on the hill and be aware of sensory experiences you might have otherwise missed.

Map Reading
Map Reading
Why there are hundreds of Bottoms in England and loads of Pants in Wales...

11/12/2016

Britain has a varied and colourful history, with lots of different influences over the years. Discover why some of the cheekiest place names exist with the experts from ST&G Marvellous Maps.

Map Reading
The history of pub names

23/10/2016

History-lover and GetOutside Champion Mary-Ann Ochota explores some of the history behind Britain's much loved pub names – and ways that you can tell what's occurred in the years before.

Map Reading
How to be a Landscape Detective: Six Things to Look For On Your Next Walk

04/10/2016

Become a landscape detective and discover the hidden secrets of Britain's past with #GetOutside champion, and anthropology and archaeology specialist, Mary-Ann Ochota.

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