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 Craig Fordham
Bushcraft and Survival Expert
With a life-long love for the great outdoors inherited from scouting parents Craig is never happiest than when he’s in the woods teaching Bushcraft and Survival to children, adults and outdoor instructors.
His study and interest in friction fire lighting have earned him respect in the Bushcraft community and led him to run demos and lessons on the Craghoppers stand at The Bushcraft Show.
When not teaching or travelling he loves spending time volunteering at a Big Cat Sanctuary close to his home in Kent and studying new primitive and Bushcraft related skills. You might also find Craig in a canoe exploring lakes and rivers.
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 […]