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CABLES DELIBERATELY CUT ON ANDORRA SKI LIFTS

The cables on a chairlift & other lifts in Pal-Arinsal were cut with an electric saw. Police are investigating as speculation mounts on the motive. UPDATED


NOVEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

President Trump harms snowsports, skiing in North America + new head of GB Paralympics Association is introduced. NEW & UPDATED


REINVENTING THE SKI HOLIDAY

Winter holidays need to offer more than snowsports. That's the message going out to tour operators, travel agents and resorts. Why?


BANKS URGED: BE COOL ON CLIMATE CHANGE

The campaigning organisation Protect Our Winters UK wants to save our snow and is calling on people to lobby their banks to stop financing fuels that damage the environment.


ELLIE SOUTTER FOUNDATION AWARDS FIRST GRANT

The father of the GB snowboarder who took her own life on her 18th birthday has presented one of her teammates with £6,000.


TEACHER JAILED FOR LES2ALPES AVALANCHE DEATHS

A sports teacher has been sentenced to prison after two of his pupils died in an avalanche on a closed run in Les Deux Alpes.


MAYOR OF VAL D'ISERE ARRESTED FOR DRUNKENNESS

Marc Bauer spent a night in the cells after apparently insulting a policeman while allegedly drunk during a night out. He was in Colmar in Alsace to promote the resort. UPDATED


GLACIER WARNING AFTER CREVASSE FALL

A man who fell 20 metres down a crevasse in the Alps was ill-equipped and should never have been on the glacier, according to a mountain guide.


WHAT'S THE TRUTH ABOUT 2018 WINTER GAMES?

The Pyeongchang Olympics made a profit + had huge debts. There's no legacy + there's a bright future ahead. What's the truth about the Olympics that nearly didn't happen?


COURT CASE OVER ABANDONED SKI VILLAGE

New Age travellers occupying the old Sheffield Ski Village site have been taken to court by the council who want them moved on for a new development.


DID HEAD TRAUMA PLAY A PART IN ELLIE SOUTTER'S DEATH?

The father of GB snowboarder Ellie Soutter, who killed herself on her 18th birthday, believes head injuries may have contributed to her suicide.


EPIC DREAM JOB

Get paid $10,000 to ski for 2 months in 18 resorts in 7 countries on 3 continents. One lucky soul will have the winter of a lifetime.




WHAT'S THE TRUTH ABOUT 2018 WINTER GAMES?

COURT CASE OVER ABANDONED SKI VILLAGE

DID HEAD TRAUMA PLAY A PART IN ELLIE SOUTTER'S DEATH?

EPIC DREAM JOB

INVESTIGATION INTO ANOTHER CABLE CAR ACCIDENT

MAJOR CHAMONIX LIFT STATION DESTROYED BY FIRE

IKON PASS: FOREVER EXPANDING

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FOUNDATION SET UP IN ELLIE SOUTTER'S NAME (Tuesday August 7, 2018)
ELLIE SOUTTER FUNERAL TAKES PLACE (Tuesday August 7, 2018)
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US SKIER NUMBERS DOWN (Friday June 29, 2018)
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WINTER OLYMPICS MAKE PROFIT (Monday June 11, 2018)
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SKIING DOWN THE MATTERHORN (Monday June 4, 2018)
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SAWDUST SAVES OUR SNOW (Friday May 25, 2018)
THE WORLD'S TOP RESORTS (Tuesday May 22, 2018)
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AVALANCHE WARNINGS FOR SKI TOURERS (Thursday May 10, 2018)
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BRIT TEENS IN AUSTRIAN SKI LIFT BRAWL (Saturday April 7, 2018)
GB SNOWBOARDER SUFFOCATES TO DEATH IN SNOW (Saturday April 7, 2018)
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HOPES FADE FOR MISSING SKIERS (Sunday March 18, 2018)
PARENTS FINED £24m FOR TERM-TIME ABSENCE (Saturday March 17, 2018)
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SKI VIDEOS: THE FEBRUARY EDIT (Thursday February 1, 2018)
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TRIBUTES TO WARREN MILLER (Tuesday January 30, 2018)
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