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Cirencester Ramblers Saturday Farm walk

Cirencester Ramblers star on Saturday Farm

12 July 2013

Members of the Cirencester Ramblers led a short walk from Adlestrop, Gloucestershire, for a feature on the ITV programme Saturday Farm.

Children leading group walk

Helping families get walking in Wales

10 July 2013

Families and young people across Wales will find it easier to get out and be active this summer using our new family walking packs, launched today.


Call for enhanced wild land protection

05 July 2013

We have joined seven other charities to call on the Scottish Government to give enhanced protection to Scotland’s iconic landscapes.

Path on the outskirts of Guisborough

Local Ramblers secure circular route linking to Cleveland Way

05 July 2013

A section of a well-used path on the outskirts of Guisborough, North Yorkshire, has been reopened to the public thanks to a local campaign and now links residents to the surrounding countryside and to the Cleveland Way National Trail.


Explore the coast on foot this summer

04 July 2013

Choose from our collection of great seaside walking routes around the British coastline.


New Government proposals to make recording paths simpler

04 July 2013

The Government has published plans to simplify the process for putting paths on the ‘definitive map’ – the official record of all public rights of way.

Path sign

Path connecting to village green saved

04 July 2013

A path linking people living in Llandrindod Wells, Powys, to an area of green open space has been saved thanks to a seven year campaign by local residents which we supported.

Bristol Walking Festival

MPs discuss Ramblers concerns on plans to close paths

03 July 2013

Our concerns about closing footpaths under controversial measures in the Anti-Social Behaviour Bill were discussed by MPs yesterday.

Tony Drake Bench Cambrian Way

Celebrating the work of Tony Drake

02 July 2013

A bench in memory of Tony Drake has been unveiled on the Cambrian Way.

Countryside walking

Love your countryside this week

01 July 2013

The National Farmers’ Union’s ‘Love Your Countryside’ drive is encouraging people to get outdoors and enjoy the British countryside responsibly this week and beyond.