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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

CRUNCH TIME FOR CALGARY

Voters take part in a referendum today to see if its bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic should go ahead. The stakes are high for the IOC. NEW


MORE RESORTS OPEN IN CANADA & USA

The flakes are flying with more resorts firing up their lifts. Check out the latest as winter gets off to a cracking start across the pond. UPDATED


ONE MONTH TO GO

Fancy skiing 37 resorts in 5 countries next season for just $749 (£583)? It's the IKON Pass special offer that ends on December 13th. NEW


ARTIFICIAL SLOPE ON A RUBBISH CENTRE

Copenhill in Copenhagen, Denmark, is the first ski slope in the world to be built on a waste management centre. NEW


MOUNTAINS ON STAGE... COMING SOON TO A CINEMA NEAR YOU

The tour starts later this month. What films are on offer this year and where can you see them across the UK? NEW


THE PLANETSKI DEALS CLUB

As the snow falls & winter gets closer, we collect the best ski holiday offers out there. Check out our November edition...UPDATED & ROLLING...


NOVEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

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


NOVEMBER SKIING SECRETS

Mountains as seen from space , good point well made, Skier v drone: who's faster? + 11-year-old freeskier hits the gnarliest slopes. NEW & UPDATED
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THE STORM PASSES

The weather is calming down this week with milder temperatures after the first big storms of the approaching winter. PlanetSKI reports. UPDATED

PREPARE FOR THE WORST

If you go off piste, now's the time to prepare. We've been honing our avalanche rescue skills in the wilds of, er, Wimbledon.

PARASNOWBOARD GOLD FOR SHARK ATTACK VICTIM

27-year old Australian Sean Pollard lost his left arm and most of his right arm in 2014. Now he is a medallist at the World Cup in Dubai.

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?

CAIRNGORM - £27M VISION TO RESCUE RESORT

An ambitious plan has been unveiled to boost winter & summer activities at the Scottish ski area. It involves new high-speed chairlifts.

NORTHERLY NEW LIFT IN EUROPE SET TO OPEN

It will open next month in the Norwegian resort of Narvik deep inside the arctic circle. PlanetSKI plans to be in the first gondola.

THE 2019 TOUR DE FRANCE

The race will have its last stage in the highest resort in the Alps: Val Thorens. The mountains are saved till last.

SKI HARD, PARTY HARDER

Can you guess where this is going? Find the best apres ski resorts across the world. And tell us your favourite too.
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A NEW COLOUR FOR WINTER
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Purple Ski runs 7 luxurious chalets in Meribel, located in the most exclusive corners of the resort. Tempted? Then just look at the food...NEW

WINTER OPENING EVENTS
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The long wait for the winter season is soon over - check out all the events, concerts and parties that the Tirol’s prime resorts are putting on.

AUSTRIA'S NEWS FOR NEXT SEASON
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Five hot Austrian ski destinations with news to share this coming season; Check out what's new for winter.

SKI TOURING IN ICELAND
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From the mountains to the sea - check this backcountry trip for experienced off-pisters that lasts 6 days through the most epic of environments.

SELF-CATERING: THE FUTURE OF SKIING?
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Pierre & Vacances, the leading provider of self-catered chalets across Europe, advises on how to be savvy with self-catering.

VERBIER SEEMS TO HAVE IT ALL
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From sports competitions to festivals, Michelin stars to yoga for athletes, the resort has a lot on the agenda this season.

5 WAYS TO SAVE ON SKI HOLIDAYS
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Hesitant holidaymakers unsure of whether to ski this year, take this advice on how to save on ski trips.

ONE FOR THE SKI TEACHERS
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LEAD Camp is back & with a new line-up of industry experts hand picked to help us Learn: Explore: Aspire: Develop. NEW

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