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News · 22 Sep 2021

Walking for Team Bendrigg

On Saturday 18 September, Cicerone's Lucy joined Team Bendrigg on the 21-mile Coniston to Barrow Charity Challenge in aid of Bendrigg Trust.

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News · 30 Jun 2021

Obituary: Brian Johnson

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Brian Johnson – one of Cicerone's great authors.

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News · 25 Jun 2021

Website orders going to EU countries

It is probably not news that the UK has left the current trading arrangements with the EU from 1 January 2021. Things have changed a fair bit, especially around paperwork, customs clearances, VAT and international shipping. Unfortunately, these...

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News · 4 Nov 2020

Loraine Wilson – author, mountain guide and explorer of Crete

It is with sadness that we report the recent death of Loraine Wilson, author and leading authority on exploring Crete on foot.

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News · 4 Nov 2020

Alison Raju, pioneering pilgrimage writer and campaigner, 1939-2020

It is with sadness that we report the death of Alison Raju on Monday 2nd November 2020. Alison was a leading light inspiring and encouraging people of all walks of life to enjoy...

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News · 17 Oct 2020

Coming soon - Footnotes: the Cicerone Podcast

Launching on 28th October 2020, Footnotes: the Cicerone Podcast is a new podcast to inspire you about outdoor travel and activities in the UK and across the world. Listen to the...

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News · 16 Jul 2020

Can I go walking in Europe? Regular updates for walking and trekking in summer and autumn 2021

Walking, trekking and other outdoor activity holidays in Europe, and Brexit and coronavirus-related restrictions. This page will help you find up-to-date information for walking,...

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News · 8 Jun 2020

Lake District Mountain Rescue Teams Awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Huge congratulations to the Lake District mountain rescue teams for being awarded this incredible and very well-deserved award - you are all heroes.

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News · 20 May 2020

Coronavirus restrictions: travel update information

The situation regarding travel is continuously developing and changing. Here are the most reliable and up-to-date sources of information that are available to help you plan ahead...

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News · 19 Apr 2020

Virtual Cycle Touring Festival: 25-26 April 2020

The annual Cycle Touring Festival has moved online and is now free to access. Here is a statement from the organisers and everything you need to know about the 2020 event.

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News · 17 Apr 2020

New Facebook group for Cicerone customers and friends

Cicerone have started a Facebook group for our customers and friends. Many of you get in touch with kind words, comments or questions, and we thought it might be nice to have a...

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News · 23 Mar 2020

Outdoor recreation leaders urge public to stay local if getting active outside

A group of 35 leading national outdoor activity, tourism, nature, health and rescue organisations, has come together to back the Prime Minister’s call for the public to behave...

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News · 23 Mar 2020

Cicerone and Coronavirus Covid-19

A statement from Cicerone regarding the Coronavirus, Covid-19. This statement may occasionally appear to be slightly out of date . What is vitally important is that you follow Government instructions at this time, to keep you, your family, your...

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News · 23 Mar 2020

Mountain Rescue England and Wales response to Coronavirus, COVID-19

Mountain Rescue England and Wales plea: "If you are going to go out, you should walk, climb or cycle well within your capabilities so that you can keep yourself safe and not need...

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News · 1 Mar 2020

A sad announcement about Kat Davis: Cicerone author, friend and colleague.

The whole Cicerone community is deeply saddened by the news that Katrina Davis, one of our esteemed authors and colleagues, died on 28 February.

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News · 24 Jan 2020

Sandy Brown joins Cicerone as Associate Publisher

Cicerone is pleased to announce the appointment of Sandy Brown as Associate Publisher for Caminos and Pilgrimages.

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News · 23 Oct 2019

A proper Shropshire book launch

Hannah heads to Shrewsbury for the Shropshire Way guidebook launch... And a proper Shropshire cream tea.

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News · 12 Oct 2019

The Cicerone School is nearly finished

Work is nearly complete on the rebuilding of "the Cicerone school" in Nepal, one of our fundraising projects for 2019. Here are some photos of the work done so far.

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News · 20 Aug 2019

Cambrian Way - Wales' answer to the Pennine Way?

Hannah from Cicerone meets some of the Cambrian Way Trust at the book launch in Cardiff and hears how Ramblers Cymru hope the trail will become Wales' answer to the Pennine Way.

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News · 27 Jun 2019

A postcard from Michael Palin

We were delighted to get this postcard from Michael Palin saying how much he liked our celebratory Fifty Years of Adventure book.