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Mathers of Lancashire Photographic Specialists

Posted by on Dec 22, 2012 in Admin Post, Blog, Feature, Great Hill, Healy Nab, Information, Photographs, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Winter Hill | 0 comments

Mathers of Lancashire Photographic Specialists

TweetHopefully if you are local you will have already have heard of Mathers of Lancashire.  They are the North West’s Number 1 Photographic Store and they are based in Bolton. They offer a great range of photographic equipment from budget digital cameras to professional SLR’s all at great prices. Whether you are looking to get into photography or you are a camera enthusiast they will have something to suit you. The staff at Mathers are friendly and know what they are talking about so you will have all the help you need in choosing a camera which is right for you. They are open...

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Donate To The Lancashire Air Ambulance

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012 in Admin Post, Blog, Event, Feature, Great Hill, Healy Nab, Information, News, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Winter Hill | 1 comment

TweetHello everyone, As you are currently reading this on RivingtonPike.com you most likely have an interest in walking or cycling around the West Pennine Moors. Very few people ever come into major difficulty whilst out walking or cycling but it can happen. When it does happen  The Lancashire Air Ambulance Service are always there to help, only they are able to get to the hard to get places on the moors and without them many people would not be able to get help. In order to help they require our funding and donations. They require 4.2 million pounds per year just to keep going. If every...

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RivingtonPike.com Photography Competition Topic

Posted by on Sep 4, 2012 in Great Hill, Healy Nab, News, Photographs, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Winter Hill | 0 comments

TweetThe topic for the photography competition has been decided. We plan to do future photography competitions so we do not want to make a general contest. We have decided that the competition’s topic will be ‘Reservoirs Around Rivington’. The reservoirs included will be Rivington Reservoir, Yarrow Reservoir, Anglezarke Reservoir, High Bullough Reservoir, High Rid Reservoir, Springs Reservoir, Dingle Reservoir, Delph Reservoir, Belmont Reservoir and Rake Brook Reservoir. We are making a rule of no PhotoShoped images thereby opening the competition up to everyone whether you...

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Photography Competition Sponsor

Posted by on Aug 25, 2012 in Admin Post, Blog, Great Hill, Healy Nab, Photographs, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Winter Hill | 0 comments

TweetHello everyone, As you may know if you follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/Rivington_pike) we are thinking of having a photography competition. Ideally we would like to have a prize of some sort for the winner, we were thinking of something along the lines of the winning photo being printed onto canvas or a voucher for a local photography shop. If you own a printing service or a photography shop or you know anyone who does please pass this message on to the relevant person and contact us at: info@rivingtonpike.com The sponsor of the contest would get an advert on the website at the...

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Great day To Go Up Rivington

Posted by on Jul 7, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Entry Level, Feature, Great Hill, Information, Intermediate, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Walk, Winter Hill | 1 comment

TweetWe are lucky enough to have some good weather today making it a great opportunity to have a walk up Rivington. I added this walk today which is a short (approx 3KM depending which route you choose): http://rivingtonpike.com/short-walk-rivington-reservoir/ If you are looking for a more challenging walk you may be interested in this link: http://rivingtonpike.com/three-great-walks-around-rivington/ Or you could simply walk up Rivington, just park at the barn and head up choosing the route which you want to go. Have a good day. Contact us:...

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More Walks Added Soon

Posted by on Jun 25, 2012 in Admin Post, Advanced, Entry Level, Great Hill, Healy Nab, Information, Intermediate, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Walk, Winter Hill | 0 comments

TweetSorry about the lack of posts recently. This post is just to let everyone know that we will be adding more walks soon so keep checking back for updates.

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