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New poster 'Love walking? Join the Ramblers'

12 November 2014

A new A4 poster ‘Love walking? Join the Ramblers’ is available to help our volunteers publicise the Ramblers and recruit new members.

gating orders

Goodbye to Gating Orders, hello to Public Space Protection Orders

07 November 2014

On 20 October new laws, which see the end of Gating Orders and their replacement with Public Space Protection Orders, came into operation in England and Wales. These provisions are part of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014.

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New leaflet 'Find your perfect walk'

24 October 2014

We've produced a new leaflet telling people how they can find out about our walks on our website. It is a useful resource to hand out at local shows and events.

Worcester Ramblers

Worcester Ramblers celebrate their first renovated route

23 October 2014

The Worcester Ramblers redently celebrated a newly renovated route in Pensax and Menithwood. The route now boasts new signs, bridges, anti-slip matting and fixed stiles, thanks to work with the local council unit.

Ramblers Campaigner retires on day of Wild Land debate

30 September 2014

On the day that the Scottish Parliament discusses the proposed Rannoch Moor wind farm and the future of Wild Land in Scotland one of Scotland’s longest serving environmental campaigners leaves his desk.

Festival of Winter Walks

Ramblers walking festivals 2014 to 2016

22 September 2014

Our festivals are the time we invite new people to experience the fun of walking with us. The 2014/15 Festival of Winter Walks is fast approaching. And we thought that you’d like some advanced notice for 2015 festivals too.

Pat Pearson

Derbyshire path saved after 14 year campaign

11 September 2014

Successful conclusion to a 14 year campaign to save a path along the River Trent in Derbyshire.

New group walks and events manager

05 September 2014

We’re pleased to announce that the new Group walks and events manager is now available for editors to start uploading walks.
The new system gives you many more options for entering, displaying and managing walks.

Bearsden and Milngavie Ramblers clear West Highland Way

29 August 2014

Bearsden and Milngavie Ramblers and Hillwalkers are supporting their community by taking part in a joint project with local group ‘Milngavie in Bloom’.

Volunteers at the National Eisteddfod

19 August 2014

A team of twelve volunteers from across south and west Wales joined Ramblers Cymru staff to promote walking to National Eisteddfod volunteers this August.

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