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 Liam Davis
Liam is a great example of what can be achieved with the right support and a great family.
Liam has autism and sensory overload is an issue he faces every day. This can make him very anxious and unable to function. Despite this, Liam’s sense of adventure has seen him face many challenges from swimming with dolphins in Florida to rock climbing, jumping the Leap of faith and assault courses at the NORJAM celebration camp.
He is a young leader with his local scout group and attends beavers, cubs and scouts meets every week to help younger adventurers access the activities he himself does, including overnight camps and local community projects. In 2018, Liam completed his silver DofE award and he plans to start his gold DofE award in 2019.
We will be following Liam’s progress along the way.
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 […]