21 Mar 19

There is something very special about spending time with likeminded people, who inspire and motivate you to strive for your best, lift you up and make you feel both normal and special at the same time. That’s exactly how I felt at the annual GetOutside get together, which this year took place up in the […]

18 Mar 19

At the beginning of this week I moved away from bags and tried my hand at making some jacket prototypes to see if it was viable product for my final hand in. My goal with the initial jacket prototypes was just to get the hang of how the jacket would come together and create something […]

16 Mar 19
One Foot Forward

My Blog And Me Hello everyone, or should that be anyone? I’m sure most reading will have stumbled over these pages by accident, so to those of you still browsing I’d like to thank you for bothering, and tell you a few things about me, my life, and my reasons for writing this blog. Firstly […]

14 Mar 19
In The Know Cycling

With a comfortable stretch fabric, the Women’s NosiLife Fleurie Shorts give a huge freedom of movement making them perfect for active adventures. 5 pockets store ample space for valuables such as phones and keys, making the Fleurie perfect for either outdoor or urban pursuits. The design incorporates advanced sun protection with UPF50+ offering fantastic coverage […]

14 Mar 19
In The Know Cycling

With UPF50+ Sun protection, the Women’s Kiwi Pro II Shorts will keep you outside all day and a stretch fabric means you can pursue active hikes and treks without any worry. 3 pockets provide ample space to store valaubles and in the unfortunate event of rain, SmartDry properties will quickly dry the shorts, getting you […]

13 Mar 19
In The Know Cycling

Offer comfort and complete freedom of movement, along with sun protection and Insect Shield(R) technology from waist to ankle, the Craghoppers NosiLife Luna tights are ready for adventure travel.

12 Mar 19
Everest Base Camp 2019 - The Journey

Current fund-raising status: 34% of  target reached!! That’s over £1,800 of the £5,545  If you’d like to make a donation please go to Let me start by giving a massive “Thank You” to everyone who has already donated, people’s generosity never ceases to amaze me. And So The Preparation Continues …. Friday 8th March […]

12 Mar 19
My PCT thru hike

I’ll be carrying the following with me in addition to food and water: MSR Hubba Hubba 2 person tent Rab Mythic 800 sleeping bag Thermarest Z-lite sleeping pad Icebreaker 200 merino wool base layer top Icebreaker 200 merino wool base layer bottoms Merino wool buff Fleece beanie hat Seal Skinz gloves Paracord 2mm x 30m […]

08 Mar 19
PPE and Safety Supplies | Embroidery and Printed Workwear

CR152Craghoppers Expert Kiwi Trousers

Material: 100% cotton.

  • 94% polyamide/6% elastane seat and knees.
  • Belt loops.
  • Zip fly with button over.
  • Drying loops.
  • Two side zip pockets – one with inner zip pocket.
  • Two cargo pockets – one with mobile phone pocket.
  • One rear zip pocket.
  • Knee pad pockets.
  • Heel tape.

Weight: 270 gsm

08 Mar 19
PPE and Safety Supplies | Embroidery and Printed Workwear

CR190Craghoppers Ascent Waterproof Overtrousers

Material: Ripstop polyamide.

  • AquaDry waterproof and breathable finish.
  • Elasticated waistband with drawcord.
  • Two side zip pockets.
  • Knee darts.
  • Ankle zips with self fabric zip guard and tear release adjuster.
  • Heel tape.
  • Comes in carry bag.
  • Branding below left pocket and on each side below back waistband.
08 Mar 19
PPE and Safety Supplies | Embroidery and Printed Workwear

CR191Craghoppers Stefan Waterproof Trousers

Material: 100% polyester outer.

  • Waterproof and breathable AquaDry membrane.
  • Polyester/elastane mesh lining.
  • Part elasticated waistband with belt loops.
  • Two side and one rear zip pockets with branded zip pulls.
  • Knee darts.
  • Tear release hem adjusters.
  • Heel tape.
  • Branding on front left pocket, rear belt loop and above back right pocket.
08 Mar 19
PPE and Safety Supplies | Embroidery and Printed Workwear

CR061Craghoppers Ladies Basecamp Zip Neck Micro Fleece

Material: 100% polyester.

  • Unlined.
  • Raglan sleeves.
  • Open cuffs and hem.
  • Branding on back of collar and left sleeve.

Weight: 205 gsm

07 Mar 19
In The Know Cycling

An ideal layer for far=flung adventures in hot climates, the lightweight Craghoppers NosiLife Marlin jacket repels bugs and blocks the sun’s harmful rays.

04 Mar 19
50 4 50 The Challenge

I know I spent time in the Lake District as a child. We lived on the doorstep… but I don’t have any recollection of those visits. I’m not sure how I’ve got to 50 and not visited the Lakes as it really is the kind of place that draws me, hence it ended up on […]