New website: free books for feedback
Please visit our new website
to try its features and view our two new titles: see below for
discount. We think it's a major stride forward, but also have plans for
further features, including route maps and altitude profiles. We are
offering prizes for the three most helpful feedback emails.
helpful" could include spotting any problems that have slipped past our
tests and trials, suggesting new features that aren't too difficult to
implement, or advising on making it even easier to use or better to
navigate. (Please don't suggest adding route maps and altitude profiles
(they are already on our wishlist). And if you think the yellow dots on
our world map should be clickable, please tell us exactly what should
happen when you click the one over the British Isles!
prizes are up to three free books of your choice from our website.
Some of you will kindly email anyway, because you are loyal customers
who have been with us for nearly ten years, others may email in the
hope of free books. That's fine, we just want feedback any way we can
get it. Thanks!
Walk finder and new routes
Please try our new "Walk finder".
Just enter the minimum and maximum days you have available, and it will
suggest walks to fit the slot. Please tell us if it's useful and how it
could be improved. At present it features only walks on which we have
guidebooks, but we always welcome your suggestions for new routes to
New titles: pre-order at £1.50 discount
Our guidebooks to the Coast to Coast is now being printed, as is our St Cuthbert's Way.
Both are available to pre-order now. For each book, view its gallery of
images, look at sample pages, and, if you like what you see, pre-order.
Your discount code saves £1.50 and is
reducing the price to £11 (Coast to Coast) or £9.49 (St Cuthbert's Way)
inc p&p in UK. No payment is taken until the book ships (February)
and it will reach you long before it hits the bookshops.
are supposed to be two kinds of walkers – those who have done the Coast
to Coast and those who are planning to: which kind are you? Can you
resist the barefoot finale of St Cuthbert's Way, the only long-distance
walk in Britain with an underwater section? This is the ideal walk for
first-timers, but there's also a high-level option over the Cheviot
(815m/2674ft) for those who prefer a challenge!