Big-wall solo

This is me waking up 1000ft up on El Cap’s North America Wall. I am not overly psyched. Although you cannot see it in the photo,  at this point I was being blasted by ice cold wind, being showered with bits of ice and I had a knee that had seized up. My psyche level […]

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Campaigning Success. Liberty management system to go live in UK Prisons

The changes outlined are based around the management of liberties which involve a rosta of liberties prisoners will need to earn from wearing their own clothes to in-cell television. These ideas generally work toward normalization where, mirroring the outside world, if you generally behave and work you get access to a better position in life. The changes […]

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Solo in the Winter Alps

My aim was to go for about a week, alone, live in a snow hole in a self-sufficient manner and climb some routes on the Tacul Triangle and, if that went well, hit up some bigger steep routes on the back of the Mt. Blanc Massif. At the time I did not really realise it […]

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