At Craghoppers, we work with many strong, amazing women every day – in the workplace, through our partnerships and our Ambassadors. We are truly inspired. This International Women’s Day, we would like to share with you a snapshot into the lives of 5 of them. These women are each making their mark in the world […]
Ambassador Ben Cranke
With a degree in Veterinary Science, Ben has a deep understanding of the animal kingdom and combines this to pursue his interest in wildlife photography.
Ben’s talent in photography and natural wanderlust has taken him to some beautiful destinations all around the world. From the Red Ape trail in Borneo and sailing Drakes passage, to skiing over Norway’s icy landscape, Ben has created some outstanding work. He is now a leader in Tusk Photography, which offers guided wildlife expeditions to photographers worldwide. Beautiful destinations on the tour include Brazil, Japan and India, as well as Africa.
Ben is conscious about protecting the environment, with one of his favourite quotes as “Take nothing but pictures. Leave nothing but footprints. Kill nothing but time”.
Nicknamed the ‘Reek’, hiking Croagh Patrick is usually at the top of many walkers’ to-do lists. But why is this? And what makes Croagh Patrick important? Steeped in history and religion, mystery shrouds this mountain – all adding to its famous allure. So if you’re planning on giving it a go, there are a few […]
At English Heritage we tell the story of England through the historical sites and collections within our care. This includes telling stories from history that may have previously been hidden from view. We know that throughout history people have lived lives drastically outside the accepted sexual and gender norms of the time. Repressive social attitudes […]