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Ramblers Cymru calls for the freedom to explore

08 October 2015

In response to the Welsh Government’s consultation on improving access to the outdoors for recreation, Ramblers Cymru is calling for Welsh Government to be ambitious and introduce a ‘freedom to explore’, giving people access to all of Wales’ countryside and coastline.

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Ramblers part of new team leading path and park improvement work in Powys

22 September 2015

Powys County Council has launched a pilot scheme working with volunteer leaders to improve paths – and over half of the first group of leaders to be trained are Ramblers members.

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Meirionydd Ramblers help youngsters to enjoy the great outdoors

21 September 2015

Meirionydd Ramblers recently spent time with the 1st Dolgellau Girl Guides at Coed y Brenin Forest Park in Snowdonia, helping the girls achieve their 'Finding Your Way' badge

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The great work of our volunteers goes on

18 September 2015

All over the country our volunteers are hard at work on our footpaths

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Angela Penny walks away with top prize

10 September 2015

Angela Penny from Aberdeen scoops the top prize in Ramblers Scotland’s Get Outdoors Competition

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Ramblers Shop goes live

28 July 2015

We’re very excited to tell you about our new Ramblers Shop, where you can buy Ramblers t-shirts, pin badges, mugs and many other products.

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Countdown to the Big Pathwatch

18 June 2015

It’s less than a month to the launch of our Big Pathwatch campaign - and we need your support.

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President's Volunteer Awards - winners announced

01 June 2015

We’re starting Volunteers' Week by announcing the winners of our President’s Volunteer Awards, as voted for by you.

National Parks and AONBs - play an important role in their management

11 May 2015

Later on this year ministers at Defra will be considering new appointments to national park authorities and to certain AONB Conservation Boards. We've been invited to highlight these opportunities to our volunteers.

Short 3-5 mile walks encourage new walkers and health walkers

A warm welcome for health walkers

30 April 2015

To help give a warm welcome, Ramblers has new joining leaflets for health walkers from Scotland, Wales and England. We are offering a 30% discount off membership and £10 voucher from our official recommended outdoor retailer Cotswold outdoor.

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