Heated ski boots: Warmer conditions inside your socks

The season before last, a journalist revealed in Forbes magazine the aspect of skiing that has provoked the most complaints in the decade-and-a-half during which he had been writing about the subject. Queues? Lift-pass prices? Boarders? No, none of the above. “The number one complaint I've heard, over and over, is about the cold,” wrote Larry Olmsted.

Ski resorts left almost snowless

Warm temperatures in the last two months of 2015 have raised concerns for those looking forward to ski and snowboard holidays

Swishest new skis tested - Piste, All Mountain, and Freeride

Buying skis can feel like a bit of a minefield. The Ski Club of Great Britain's team puts the latest products through their paces, testing the three biggest selling categories: Piste, for groomed runs; All Mountain, for all conditions; and Freeride, wider skis for those wanting to spend most of their time away from groomed slopes. Here, the Club picks out the Top Performers in their categories (TP) and Top Value skis (TV).