Volunteer news archive

Mike Slater accepts the Campaigner Award

Recognising volunteer achievements

17 April 2013

The President’s Volunteer Awards were presented at General Council at the weekend to highlight the hard work and celebrate the successes of our volunteers in all things walking.

Gwynedd on Foot

Gwynedd on Foot

17 April 2013

Caernarfon and Dwyfor Ramblers have recently brought the work they do together under a project, ‘Gwynedd on Foot’ with the aim of delivering even more positive results for local communities.

Impact Report

Our impact in 2011-12

15 April 2013

We’ve produced a report highlighting some of the great things we’ve recently achieved as a charity which was unveiled at General Council in Coventry at the weekend.

Black Sail YHA ostel

YHA Day: Get involved in a new Ramblers event for 2013

13 April 2013

A new Ramblers event for 2013, we’re joining forces with the Youth Hostels Association as they open their doors at hostels across England and Wales on Sunday 8 September 2013 for YHA Day, an annual community open day.

YHA Coniston Coppermines

A new collaboration with the YHA

12 April 2013

We’re delighted to announce our new collaboration with the Youth Hostels Association which will see us working together on some exciting walking projects.

Volunteer training

Regional Volunteer Workshop this June

03 April 2013

We’re running a free training event for Ramblers volunteers which will be an opportunity to deliver support and guidance as well as share ideas and best practice across a number of different volunteering activities.

HF Holidays logo

HF Holidays Centenary talks for local groups

02 April 2013

Did you know TA Leonard, founder of HF Holidays, was once president of the Ramblers? To celebrate their Centenary HF Holidays are offering illustrated talks on the history of the society and would love to come and tell you more.

Walker with bluebells

Host a bluebell walk

27 March 2013

It’s nearly time for Britain’s bluebells to bloom so why not consider hosting a bluebell walk this spring and adding it to the Group Walks Finder?

Group walk in summer

Walk Leader training in Wales

27 March 2013

Ramblers Cymru Walk Leader Training Course Llanelli May 11 2013.

Volunteer Zone screen grab

Update on website feedback

25 March 2013

Since the launch of the new website in December volunteers have been giving their feedback on the Volunteer Zone. We wanted to give you the latest update on some of the feedback which has been sent to us so far.

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