Graham Uney runs his own mountaineering business from his base in Bampton, at the foot of Haweswater in the lovely Lowther Valley. Through his business he offers a wide range of skills courses for walkers and climbers. During the winter months Graham works for the Lake District National Park Authority Weatherline service, climbing Helvellyn every day as Fell Top Assessor to take weather readings and to write a report on snow conditions to help keep walkers, climbers, and skiers safe. He’s also a full member of the Mountain Training Association, the Association of Mountaineering Instructors, and a full team member with the Kirkby Stephen Mountain Rescue Team.
Graham’s lived in some fabulous places around the UK, including the Scottish Highlands, the Shetland Islands, Snowdonia, and now Cumbria where he runs also helps to run the village shop, tearoom, post office, and B&B in Bampton with his wife Olivia.