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May
4

THAT'S ALL FOLKS (nearly)

Another batch of ski resorts closed last Sunday with others calling it a day this coming weekend. However it is still possible to ski to the end of May. And beyond. NEW

THE MOST POPULAR RESORTS WITH BRITS

The UK's largest snowsports travel agent, Iglu Ski, has announced its Top 10 best selling resorts. Any guesses which they are? NEW


SWISS WINTER TOURISM HIT BY STRONG FRANC

The number of skiers heading to Switzerland last winter fell and there are fresh calls from the tourism industry for government action. NEW


NEVIS RANGE TURNS GREEN

The Scottish ski area is installing a hydro-electric scheme this summer to power the lifts, the café and its offices. NEW


BEST & WORST TIMES

We have asked our readers, reporters plus the great & not so good of the GB snowsports industry for their good and bad moments of the 2015/16 season UPDATED


PIPPA MIDDLETON BECOMES DSUK PATRON

The sister of the Duchess of Cambridge is a keen skier and is increasing her ties with Disability Snowsports UK. PlanetSKI reports.


ACTION INDOORS

Rising domestic ski & snowboard talent to be showcased at three English Indoor Championships this spring at Manchester slope.


SPRING SKIING IN SCOTLAND

Skiing carries on into May after heavy snow and cold temperatures in the Highlands. The Lecht ski resort has re-opened this weekend and avalanche warnings have been issued. UPDATED


NEWS IN BRIEF...

Here we start a new column on PlanetSKI with snippets of snowsports news from around the web. NEW & UPDATED

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The Warren Smith Ski Academy is once again running its renowned and successful Gap Year ski course in Cervinia, Italy. NEW

Crystal Ski heads to Sun Peaks
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The UK's largest ski operator will be offering the Canadian resort to its clients next winter. PlanetSKI has recently visited the resort in British Columbia.

What type are you?
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Our friends over at Iglu Ski have selected nine types of skier and snowboarder; from Old Pro to Park Rat. Recognise yourself?

Cheap ski flights
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Ski-flights.com sells discounted seats to some of the best airports in the Alps. Its prices are well worth checking out.

Ongosa arrives
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It is a new online service to help people find ski instructors and mountain guides. It has been set up by Richard Smith.

Ski touring on the up
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With Spring underway the ski touring season is well and truly upon us. We asked Francesca Pangli from Powder N Shine to explain what it's all about.

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