Bill Birkett – Cicerone

Bill Birkett – Cicerone

BiographyLakeland native Bill Birkett is one of Britain’s foremost mountain writers and photographers. A leading climber and hill walker, and a former civil engineer, he has spent a lifetime exploring the hills and wild places of the world. His breathtaking...

The Centre – Eden Rock

Eden Rick – Lakeland native Bill Birkett is one of Britain’s foremost mountain writers and photographers. A leading climber and hill walker, and a former civil engineer, he has spent a lifetime exploring the hills and wild places of the world. His breathtaking...
Countryfile

Countryfile

Clockwise from top left: Bill with Helen Skelton in the Old Dungeon Ghyll looking at Jim’s old climbing rope and some of Bill’s books. | Bill greeting Helen at the top of of Scout Crag. | Jim Birkett using a shoulder belay at the top of Gimmer Crag...