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More dates announced for Don't Lose Your Way training sessions

20 February 2017

Phil Wadey and Sarah Buck are holding more training sessions on finding lost ways across the country.

Join the National Walking Festivals Advisory Group

20 February 2017

Would you like to have your say about future Ramblers national walking festivals?

The Players of People’s Postcode Lottery and Ramblers Festivals

30 January 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Ramblers have been awarded £450,000 by the Peoples Postcode Lottery for 2017

Festival of Winter Walks 2016 round-up

19 January 2017

Read our round-up of the Festival of Winter walks, which took place all over Great Britain between 17th December 2016 and 8th January 2017.

Your views needed on improving support for Ramblers groups and areas

09 January 2017

Take part in an important survey to help us improve support for our area and group volunteers across Britain.

2016 year in review video

Here's what walkers achieved in 2016

05 January 2017

We've achieved a lot this year together. Our CEO, Vanessa, runs through some of the highlights from 2016.

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The Ramblers welcomes London's Walking and Cycling Commissioner

20 December 2016

London's City Hall has announced the appointment of a Walking and Cycling Commissioner for the capital.

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Ramblers fix problems along Offa’s Dyke Path following Big Pathwatch

16 November 2016

Following the results of the Big Pathwatch, our biggest ever footpath survey, we’ve embarked on an ambitious week-long path maintenance project to fix problems along the popular national trail Offa’s Dyke.

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The Big Pathwatch reveals 59,000 problems on our path network

14 November 2016

The Ramblers has today, 14 November 2016, released the results of the Big Pathwatch, the nation’s biggest ever footpath survey.

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Festival of Winter Walks 2016

10 October 2016

This year’s Festival of Winter Walks will run from 17th December - 8th January 2017 and include Ramblers group walks, health walks and routes.

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