Full programme Best of Kendal Film Night 2016

Unmissable – The best action and adventure films from around the world! Each year the very best films from Kendal Mountain Festival are hand-picked by Porter’s Progress UK as we proudly host the Best of Kendal World Film Tour for our 10th year! Come and join us and experience the essence and inspiration of Kendal […] Read more »

Best of Kendal Mountain Film Festival May 2016

* Please note change of date to 18th May 2016* Unmissable – The best action and adventure films from around the world! Each year the very best films from Kendal Mountain Festival are hand-picked by Porter’s Progress UK  as we proudly host the Best of Kendal World Film Tour. Come and join us and experience […] Read more »

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Stephen Venables Lecture – Life After Everest

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After climbing a new route up the world’s highest mountain, reaching the summit alone without oxygen and surviving a record bivouac at 28,000 feet, you might think that Stephen Venables would have decided to hang up his boots.  Far from it.  Record-breaking success on Everest was just the preparation for many more adventures around the […] Read more »

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Telluride MountainFilm – London

We are super excited to partner with dZi Foundation and Mountainfilm to bring you a fantastic selection of current and best-loved films from the annual festival in Telluride, Colorado USA. We have carefully selected the best culture, environment and of course adventure documentary films for a hugely entertaining evening.  The event is a fundraiser for […] Read more »

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Donate your kit with eBay

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For several years Porter Progress UK have been collecting outdoor clothing and equipment from our supporters from all around the UK and Europe to redistribute to the Mountain Porters, primarily through the clothing banks we support in Nepal. The collections have been a huge success, with literally thousands of pieces donated to us. In the […] Read more »

Rebuilding Nepal – a long trek with many mountains to climb

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Yesterday another massive earthquake hit Nepal, this time with the epicentre in the Everest region. Our partner charity Community Action Nepal is feeding back information on what is happening in the communities with which we work. You can read more here: http://www.canepal.org.uk/. Regular supporters will know that PPUK runs a clothing bank in Lukla; at […] Read more »

Rebuilding Nepal – a long trek with many mountains to climb

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You have probably been following the tragic news from Nepal today and in recent weeks, and will be aware of the country’s dire need for support and aid. A huge humanitarian effort has now built up involving the UN, large aid organisations like Oxfam and Save the Children and many others. Nepal is a very […] Read more »