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Tim Talks

5 Apr 2012

Plas y Brenin's very own Mountain Guide Tim Neill is presenting the BMC Alpine Lecture Series alongside leading Alpinist Nick Bullock this spring.

Tim and Nick will be talking about a variety of topics including the best areas to visit, glacier travel, weather, huts & bivvys, avalanche awareness, route selection and the dark art of moving together.
For any budding alpinist this is surely a lecture not be missed.

Here's a list of all the venues for the series,

  • Newcastle - Tuesday 24 April - Northumbria University, Upper Hall, Sport Central, Northumberland Road, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 8ST

  • Manchester - Wednesday 25 April - Manchester Climbing Centre, St Benedict's Church, Bennet Street, Manchester, M12 5ND

  • Birmingham - Thursday 26 April - University of Birmingham, Guild Council Chambers, University of Birmingham Guild of Students, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2TU

  • Southampton - Tuesday 1 May - University of Southampton, Lecture Theatre A (3001), Physics Building, Highfield Campus, University Road, Southampton, SO17 1BJ

  • London - Wednesday 2 May - University College London, Wilkins Gustav Tuck Lecture Theatre, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

  • Bristol - Thursday 3 May - University of Bristol, Winston Theatre, Students Union, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1LN

The lectures start at 7.30pm and finish around 9.30pm, tickets are on sale through the BMC Online Shop or you can phone the BMC Office 0161 445 6111.

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