PRESS RELEASE October 2001: Mountain Leader Training Board becomePlatinum Partners in the Access & Conservation Trust ACT would like to take this opportunity to welcome the MLTB to the Trust and thank them for their commitment to protecting the raw materials of the outdoor industry. ACT was launched at the outdoor industries trade show Go Outdoors on 24 September. As Platinum Partners the MLTB will: Have rights to use the ACT logo to raise awareness of their commitment Place their logo on all ACT press releases Have privileged space on the popular Access Calendar Be listed in the ACT annual report Have a link on the ACT website* Be thanked in the annual Summit ´Thank You!´ ad Have a place in the ACT roll of honour published annually in Summit Receive a Certificate of Partnership and display plaque Have an ACT press release issued publicising theircontribution For more information on ACT contact: Andy Gowland andrew@thebmc.co.uk 0161 438 3311 Abi Clayton abi@thebmc.co.uk 0161 438 3313 *currently under construction PRESS RELEASE October 2001: First Ascent (UK) Ltd become Silver Partnersin the Access & Conservation Trust ACT would like to take this opportunity to welcomeFirst Ascent (UK) Ltd to the Trust and thank them for their commitment to protecting the raw materials of the outdoor industry. ACT was launched at the outdoor industries trade show Go Outdoors on 24 September.As Silver Partners First Ascent (UK) Ltd will: Have rights to use the ACT logo to raise awarenessof their commitment Place their logo on all ACT press releases Have privileged space on the popular Access Calendar Be listed in the ACT annual report Have a place in the ACT roll of honour published annually in Summit Receive a Certificate of Partnership to display Have an ACT press release issued publicising theircontribution For more information on ACT contact: Andy Gowland andrew@thebmc.co.uk0161 438 3311 Abi Clayton abi@thebmc.co.uk 0161 438 3313 Notes for editors: ACT is a new initiative from the jointMountaineering councils** that will focus on the sustainable use and conservation of the outdoorenvironment. ACT will support the essential work of the Councils in cliff, mountain and open countryside issues, as they promote the interests of climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers and the freedom to enjoy their activities. The contribution of Corporate Partners will be recognised in ACT advertising and editorial material and there will be a public launch at theEntre-Prises & BMC Festival of Climbing at the Birmingham NIA in December. Annual Partner contributions start at £100. ** The joint mountaineering councils include the BMC, the Mountaineering Council of Scotland (MCofS) and the Mountaineering Council ofIreland (MCofI)