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Government publish Bill to take forward Stakeholder Working Group recommendations

04 July 2013

The Government has published plans to simplify the process for claiming paths as rights of way or having them diverted.

Older People's Commissioner for Wales

Silver Slashers on the boardwalk

25 June 2013

The Silver Slashers path maintenance team's most ambitious project to date - installing a boardwalk in an ancient wetland in Anglesey - was officially opened on Friday 14 June.

Meetup

Social media guidance

21 June 2013

We've recently added some resources to the social media toolkit in the Volunteer Zone. We'd like to find out how we can support you further.

John Bunting Ramblers vice president with Kate Ashbrook

Remembering Ramblers vice president John Bunting

21 June 2013

John Bunting, Ramblers vice-president and access campaigner, has sadly passed away aged 95.

Dorchester Strollers

Long-standing volunteer honoured by the Queen

18 June 2013

Long-standing Ramblers member and volunteer Susan Blake is to be awarded a British Empire Medal for services to rambling and the community of Dorchester.

Widford Church, Hertfordshire

Ancient path on the Hertfordshire Way saved

07 June 2013

An ancient and well-used footpath on the Hertfordshire Way has been saved for the public, thanks to the efforts of our staff and volunteers.

A Tapnell Trail information board

Accessible trail opens on the Isle of Wight

04 June 2013

The Tapnell Trail, the third accessible trail developed by the Isle of Wight Ramblers on the island, opened on 15 May.

Outer Aylesbury Ring waymark

Outer Aylesbury Ring route opened

03 June 2013

A new 53 mile walking route created by the Aylesbury Ramblers to circumnavigate Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire was officially opened in May.

Clearing vegetation

Roll up your sleeves on a path maintenance holiday

29 May 2013

Enjoy a working break in Cornwall helping to restore an inland path and exploring some of the walking opportunities near St Ives on our first ever path maintenance holiday.

Walkers in conversation

Join our Walk 'n' Talk team

27 May 2013

We're embarking on a process at the Ramblers which will help shape our vision for the next 5-10 years.

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