Category Archives: Film

Dangerous Sports Club : pioneers of extreme sport in the UK

I recently learned about the Dangerous Sports Club, a wonderfully heady mix of English eccentricity and a thirst for the spectacular, the untried and the downright lunatic and dangerous. It immediately appealed, being a fan of hopelessly optimistic dreamers like … Continue reading

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Banff Mountain Film Festival, Sketchy Andy Lewis and slacklining

Great turn out at the Banff Mountain Film Festival in Stockport last night. Organisers said that nearly 900 attended, which is a record for the UK tour. Some great films, particularly the final one on an extraordinary character called ‘Sketchy … Continue reading

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