Introducing the KMF 2017 Talks Program

Introducing the 2017 Talks Programme...

This year's speaker programme includes some of the UK's biggest names in outdoor adventure. Experts from the worlds of running, climbing, art and film will take to the stage to share their achievements and stories in the Theatre by the Lake on 9 and 10 June.

Keep an eye out for more speakers to be announced in the coming weeks!

Running to Extremes

Friday 9th June 16:30 - 17:30

Exclusive insights from double Bob Graham round record breaker Nicky Spinks and Triple Mountain Round record holder Jasmin Paris

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The Life & Times of Sir Chris Bonington

Saturday 10th June: 18:30 - 20:00

Hear Sir Chris Bonington tell his extraordinary and very personal story of a life time of discovery, pushing the limits from his first climb at the age of sixteen.

The Wainwrights in Colour

Saturday 10th June 16:00 - 17:00

Andy Beck will share tales of his 10 year project of producing a watercolour sketch of every illustration drawn by Alfred Wainwright


Filming a legend - Alan Hinkes OBE

Saturday 10th June: 20:30 - 21:30

Mountaineer Alan Hinkes OBE and award-winning filmmaker Terry Abraham discuss the production of their latest documentary and reveal exclusive clips.

For more info visit www.keswickmountainfestival.co.uk. To book tickets click here.

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