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 Last Updated 14/09/06

WEATHER, MAPS & GPS, BUYING GEAR, WALKING/MOUNTAIN RELATED, WEBCAMS, USEFUL STUFF, COMPUTER SECURITY .
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WEATHER

Mountain Weather Information Service Excellent site. Recently improved.
Metcheck Good forecasts, 1 to 14 days

"Atlantic" weather charts 

Latest and up to 120 hours forecasts.
Weather Information Site  A very good site with lots of useful info.
BBC online weather centre   Huge site from the BBC
 Weather Outlook Long range forecasts

                                      

MAPS & GPS

Phil's GPS Pages Download grid refs to upload to your GPS
The Map Shop Wide range of maps & products
Multimap    Maps on the web and more
Streetmap    Streetmaps 
Expedia       Maps and directions
Mapquest  More maps
Discovery Walking Guides Maps & Guidebooks  (good prices)
Ordnance Survey   UK maps  
Harveys Maps The waterproof ones
Easygps Free GPS software
Garmin        Official site
Trailgauge Good mapping software. Free to try.
Stanfords Maps & Guidebooks
Cicerone Press Maps & Guidebooks

BUYING GEAR

Wildday Lots of kit for the outdoors
Needlesports Keswick Suppliers of "Freesole" for repairing boots.
George Fisher  Stress your plastic!
Cotswold Outdoor Discount available for Club members
I want one of those Everything for the gadget freak
Field & Trek
Gaynor Sports
Millets Outdoor gear
Singers More outdoor gear

WALKING/MOUNTAIN RELATED

Lake District National Park Authority
The Ramblers Association Wooly hats & flasks of tea
Lakeland Cam See the postman's pix
Mountaindays Good site with lots of info & mountain database
Outdoor Solutions Info for the UK outdoors. Jobs,instructors,courses & more
The Angry Corrie Scottish hillwalkers "fanzine"
Walking Britain useful walking info
Lake District Walks Good site for Lakeland info
Scottish Wild Land Group Conservation and Protection
UK Mountain database Find a hill
British Mountaineering Council  To whom we are affiliated
Mountain Training Board Training Courses MLTB etc
Mountaineering Council of Scotland
Mountaineering Council of Ireland
UK Climbing.com For the "Danglers" out there!
John Muir Trust Well known body for outdoor conservation
Pinnacle Books Suppliers of antiquarian books on mountain subjects

WEBCAMS

George Fisher  Look at Skiddaw (if it's not misty!!)
Langstrath Cam Check out Langstrath, near Borrowdale
Snowdon Weather Station Look at Snowdon (if it's not raining!!)
Ben Nevis Cam See the Ben

          USEFUL STUFF

Findapub Can't get more useful than that!
Worldwide ATM finder Get cash everywhere
Visa ATM finder Even more cash
Global roaming Check mobile phone coverage worldwide
Directory Enquiries Find phone numbers

COMPUTER SECURITY

Spybot Search & Destroy Free spyware remover
Lavasoft Home of AdAware   free spyware remover
Grisoft Free AVG 7 anti-virus programme
V Myths Check out virus hoaxes
Shields Up! Test your security
Sygate Good firewall, free for personal use
Panda Thorough on-line virus scanner
Symantec Useful site and home of Norton anti-virus
Trend Micro On-line scanner, home of PCcillin anti-virus