Out of the billions of possibilities, how do we decide what to include in our specialist collections? And why?
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Well suited to a life of adventure
When we say to keep in touch and tell us about your trips, we really mean it!
And a lovely number of you lovely folks have told us lovely stories about our (we think) lovely Double Suit.
Which is lovely…
Big Lake, Small World
Adventurers doing something adventurous? Maybe it’s not so big a coincidence after all…
Photo: Sergey Pesterev/CC-BY SA 2.0
The view is well worth the climb
Although we’d like to think of something intriguing to say here, all we can think is how cold his hands must be. Now that’s suffering for your art…
Come on and get down (most of the time)
Should you turn your back on down bags for UK camping? It’s a (fairly) commonly held belief, but it’s not really true. Let us explain…
Put your back into it!
The Spine Race, tracking north up through the Pennines – ‘the backbone of England’ covers 268 miles and lasts a week. Well, it used to. It’s still 268 miles, but it just got a lot quicker…
Peter Hutchinson: carrying on in his name.
This has been mentioned elsewhere, but it’s an important story – perhaps the most important one we have – so we’ll mention it here too.
Totting up the Differences
Why temperatures mean different things to different people, why it’s important, and why it needn’t be confusing.
Many Happy Returns!
Surprise birthday parties are a thing, obviously, but surprise birthdays? Not so much. We managed it though.
A Very Important Lady
Margaret, the lady in charge of the PHD sewing room, has been with us since the very beginning. So if you’ve ever had anything to do with PHD gear, chances are you’ve had something to do with Margaret! Now she’s retiring, we hope you’ll all join us in saying goodbye and good luck.