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 Claire Aspinall
Founder of Peak Discoverers
Claire Aspinall spent many years as a Field Geophysicist and Secondary Physics and Science teacher prior to launching Peak Discoverers.
Peak Discoverers was founded to deliver a set of courses and services, which benefits others who see the value in learning and developing themselves in an outdoor environment.
Claire is also an accomplished fell runner and is the Pennine Fell Runners Ladies Captain which is one of the most successful fell running clubs in the country.
As a member of the Institute of Outdoor Learning and founder of Peak Discoverers, Claire shares her passion for outdoor adventure and outdoor science through courses for children, adults, schools and families.
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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 […]