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It’s officially December, bringing with it the festive season! Every year when we reflect on the year that has passed, we ask ourselves, ‘What can we do next year to be better?’. This article will explore how to set five environmentally friendly new year’s resolutions. The idea of New Year’s resolutions has for a long […]

We’re well into November now and that means that Christmas is just around the corner! The temperature is dropping. Whilst that means getting out and about is a little harder, it doesn’t mean that your outdoor adventures need to stop. You may just need to wrap up a little warmer. Try these winter bucket list […]

Have you ever thought about becoming a part of the UW Team? Finding out the benefits of joining the UW team would be beneficial for you. Did you know that you could become a part of the team? On the outside to many, Utility Warehouse may just seem like any other utility company. However, it’s […]

For many people a bucket list can seem a bit daunting as it reminds us of our mortality, it is usually a list made to complete before we die. This doesn’t always have to be the case and doesn’t have to be daunting. It can bring excitement to your life and help focus your attention. […]

give to charity

Have you always considered doing something for charity but just “never gotten round to it”? You may feel that you can’t do something for charity as you’re just not a marathon runner or a mountain climber. However, it isn’t always about the grandest feat or most impossible challenge. Believe me. No matter how big or […]

go back packing

We all have a dream, right? Whether it’s jetting off and backpacking around Europe or taking the kids on the holiday of a lifetime. Everyone has that one thing on their bucket list they so desperately want to get round to doing. However, all too often we neglect these goals and aspirations because we’re ‘too […]

how to pack light

So, you have searched for, decided on and invested in the right backpack for you. It’s as lightweight as possible whilst remaining spacious enough to meet all your needs on your adventure. Below are some tips on how to ensure your backpack is as light as possible. For advice on how to choose the right […]

camping

You’ve decided to go camping or backpacking, you’ve bought your tent and are ready to embark on a new and exciting adventure. But have you got all the sleeping equipment you need to ensure a peaceful night’s sleep? What do you need to consider when buying sleeping equipment? Where are you going on your trip? […]

choose the perfect tent for backpacking

Are you considering going camping? Or backpacking? Adventure lies just around the corner for you! But first, you need to buy your equipment. This blog post will explore what to consider when buying a tent. What things should you consider when buying a tent? When choosing a tent to purchase there are a lot of […]

700 mile coast walk map

Do you want to start financing for a trip? Or a future goal? Let me delve into my past and explain to you the predicament I was facing. My pension pot was too low for me to be able to reach those goals, trips and dreams. I knew I had to do something to change […]