Pennine Way


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Pennine Way

a long-distance footpath extending from Edale, Derbyshire, for 402 km (250 miles) to Kirk Yetholm, Scottish Borders
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Pennine Light brewed by The Nook Brewhouse in Holmfirth will be launched in Edale, the official start point of the Pennine Way, on June 30.
The Trail Manager, Heather Procter said: "By buying a pint of Pennine Way beer you will be doing your bit to protect and restore this classic long distance trail."
Yet right here on my doorstep is the Pennine Way - a world-class challenge!
From the highest pub in England to the Roman excavations at Hadrian's Wall and the red squirrels of Northumberland, Paul Rose discovers the wildlife, geographical features and people that make the Pennine Way so distinctive and challenging.
The intrepid pair are the first blind person and guide dog to have completed the Pennine Way, West Highland Way, Southern Upland Way and Speyside Way.
Scott, of Larkhall, Lanarkshire, is only the second blind man to walk the Pennine Way - and Travis is the first guide dog to do so.
His article, Wanted: A Long Green Trail, was published in London's Daily Herald in 1935 and called for "a Pennine Way from the Peak to the Cheviots", opening up the moorlands to the public.
Today, the Pennine Way winds through three National Parks, two National Nature Reserves and 20 Sites of Special Scientific Interest on its journey from Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders, through Northumberland and County Durham and eventually ending at Edale in Derbyshire.
The branches represented were Friendship, Pennine Way, Hadrian, Medlock Way, Roman Way and Trentham.
He also happens to be 40 a month after the Pennine Way's 40th birthday this weekend.
THE Pennine Way belongs to everyone, but to each walker who starts at Edale and 256 miles later struggles up the last hill to reach Kirk Yetholm it becomes theirs.
Ravenbridge Mill, Renwick, near Penrith, is available for sale through Pennine Ways at pounds 725,000, tel (01434) 381808.