New year’s resolutions for the great outdoors

New year’s resolutions for the great outdoors

With 2024 here, we catch up with outdoor experts to find out their new year’s resolutions for the great outdoors. Have a read for plenty of inspiration for your own…

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A year in maps

Did you know that Dennis Maps prints over two million maps and charts every year? We’ve been lucky to produce plenty of interesting and unique maps in 2023. Here are a…

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Dennis Maps Christmas Quiz

We’re excited to launch our first Christmas Quiz and we’d like to invite you to take part! The multiple-choice quiz only takes a few minutes to complete, and one lucky…

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“I looked after maps and brought them to people across all parts of the world”

Jonathan Potter has had a fascinating career as a seller of antique maps, charts, plans, atlases, globes and reference books. He was the owner of Jonathan Potter…

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How to stay safe on hill and mountain walks this winter

How to stay safe on hill and mountain walks this winter

Winter is on its way, but you can still enjoy exploring Britain’s hills and mountains, with some safety precautions in place. Mike Margeson OBE, Operations Director at…

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The Francis Frith Collection – bringing bygone Britain to life

They say a picture is worth a thousand words and that’s certainly the case with The Francis Frith Collection. This “photographic time machine” includes hundreds of…

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Go-to gear for walking and hiking

If you’re new to walking or hiking, you’re probably wondering what gear to buy. With so many options out there, it can be hard to decide what to go for. We speak to some…

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Folded maps – which type should you choose?

Folded maps – which type should you choose?

Look closely at folded maps on a shelf and you’ll notice some have covers and some don’t. Ever wondered why? Here we share the key features of the folded maps we offer,…

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Wild swimming: A beginner’s guide

Wild swimming has seen a rise in popularity in recent years, with more people recognising all the benefits it can bring. A recent survey from the Outdoor Swimming…

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