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HF Holidays receives award

HF Holidays win two travel awards

12 October 2012

Our recommended walking holiday partner HF Holidays have been awarded two Guardian and Observer Travel Awards.

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Explore film locations in the capital on foot

11 October 2012

Join guided walks to famous film locations around London during our annual Films on Foot Festival.

Two walkers

Help create inspiring walking routes

24 September 2012

We’re looking for walkers with a keen eye for detail to help quality-check our growing library of walking routes for independent walkers.

Walkers on South Downs Way

Securing a fantastic future for National Trails

12 September 2012

We’re proposing a fantastic future for England’s National Trails with the launch our new vision document National Trails: a fantastic future.

Lincolnshire Wolds

Part-time Project Officer wanted for Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival

06 September 2012

The Heritage Trust of Lincolnshire are looking for a part-time Project Officer to manage and develop the Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival.

Walkers on a road

Are our roads safe enough for walkers?

31 August 2012

If you regularly walk on roads, you can share your views about road safety in Britain by taking part in a survey being run by Brake, the road safety charity.

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National Trails Appeal launched

23 August 2012

As walkers take to the footpaths for the bank holiday weekend we're stepping up our Campaign for National Trails by launching a National Trails Appeal.

London 2012 Led Walks

Beat the crowds to the Paralympics

23 August 2012

The nation is gearing up for another series of sporting spectaculars as the Paralympics draw closer, and you can stay one step ahead on a London 2012 led walk.

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Plans for an English Coastal Path could extend to the Isle of Wight

14 August 2012

The entire coastline of the Isle of Wight could be opened up to walkers after lobbying from Ramblers to include it in plans for a long-distance coastal path around England.

Cotswold Way waymark (image credit Natural England/Jo Ward)

A new vision for National Trails

01 August 2012

The future of National Trails could be secured if there was a national champion to support and promote them.