POW UK x University Partnership

When they’re not waking up mid-afternoon or surviving on pasta and whatever the reduced aisle provides that evening, university students are learning and developing skills that will hopefully make the world a better place. At Protect Our Winters, we recognise the important role university students will play in the fight for climate action and have this year launched our university partnership programme.

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Going skiing in the Alps… by electric car

he seasonal pilgrimage from the UK to any number of French ski resorts is a journey that many of us know well – and one that most of us have done (at least once) by car. While those long, grey stretches of rain-splattered motorway aren’t the most exhilarating part of the Great British ski holiday, it’s true that driving out is both convenient and relatively cost-effective for families and friends desperate to hit the slopes.

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Top Five Eco Friendly Ski Products This Winter

Do you worry about the environmental impact of your gear? Do you want to choose eco-friendly brands but don’t know which brands to go for? If you’re just getting ready to go out and enjoy some spring skiing then this is a guide you need to read! We’ve gone out and found five of the best eco-friendly products from this season, so you can look and feel good whilst you’re on the mountain!

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Alternative Guide to Christmas Gifting

It’s that time of year again when your wallet is cowering in the corner in nervous anticipation that you’ll be spending your hard-earned cash on gifts for people who don’t really need them. Socks and slippers again this year? If you’re struggling for inspiration and want to buy something a little more ‘outside the box’ for that special someone, explore a little further and you’ll find a plethora of pressies and treats which are different from the norm.

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Winter Warm-Up: Pre-Season POW UK Events Round-up

Since launching POW UK just a few months back at the start of 2017, the response has been incredible. What with the charity already so well-developed in the US and in other countries around the world, we knew that the UK would engage with our calling – but never did we expect for so many like-minded outdoor enthusiasts to come together to form such a strong sense of community.

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