Blogs

Family hiking the South West Coast Path

Gillian Grattan: family adventures on the coast path

27 May 2015 by Guest blogger

Gillian and her three children have made a pledge to hike the entire South West Coast Path from start to finish. They talk about how they've found it so far...

ally mac noodles

Ally Mac's recipe for courgette noodles

19 May 2015 by Ally Mac

Taking the best of our British crops and a little foraging, food blogger Ally Mac turns them into something light and healthy to enjoy after those walks in the summer sun

Glen Affric

Helen Todd: the dangers of sedentary lifestyles

01 May 2015 by Helen Todd

Ramblers Scotland believes there is a growing public recognition of the need for one change which no political party is putting centre stage – the dangers of our sedentary lifestyles.

Green space

Des de Moor: get fit, go green

23 March 2015 by Guest blogger

We all know physical activity is good for our health – and that as a society, we don’t do enough of it.

Energy balls

Ally Mac: pre-walk energy balls recipe

04 March 2015 by Ally Mac

Fuelling us through that next hike across the hilltops, raw food writer Ally Mac shares her recipe for energy balls...

People walking

Helen Todd: sit less, walk more

09 January 2015 by Helen Todd

Helen Todd tells us why we should all sit less and walk more in our every day lives

International Walk to School Month in Harlem, New York

Eugene Suggett: make the school run the school walk

20 October 2014 by Eugene Suggett

14% of children aged two to 15 are obese. Eugene considers how walking to school would undoubtedly tackle this. But first, he says, we need to ensure that drivers understand the right to walk on roads when no pavement is available.

Wigtownshire Ramblers trying to cross a major trunk road - credit to the Glebe Blog

Eugene Suggett: More time to cross and more places, too, please

04 September 2014 by Eugene Suggett

As Living Streets campaign for more time for people to cross busy roads, Eugene explains why government needs to put the pedestrian at the top of the chain.

Anastasia taking a break at Kinder Scout

Anastasia French: my top 5 reasons for walking

20 August 2014 by Anastasia French

When Ana injured her knee, she discovered how vital walking was to her physical and mental wellbeing. It wasn't just rambles that were out of the question, but socialising, her independence and her freedom. These are her top 5 reasons why walking is wonderful.

Path maintenance volunteers

It's time to say thank you

02 June 2014 by Ed Wilson

It's Volunteers Week and we want to take a minute to stop and say thank you. Thank you for giving your time, skills and energy to the Ramblers and ensuring we can do what we do.

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