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Mike Slater accepts the Campaigner Award

Presidents volunteer Awards 2014

16 December 2014

Recognise a volunteer or team of volunteers who have done something special. The President's Volunteer Awards are an opportunity to celebrate and highlight the successes of our volunteers. Anyone is able to nominate somebody for an award.

Government commits £5.3 million to coast path

Coast path

04 December 2014

Today we’re celebrating the Government’s announcement that more than £5.3 million has been committed to ensure the England Coast Path will be completed and open for all to enjoy by 2020, ten years earlier than was originally planned.

Our response to the Autumn Statement

George Osborne

03 December 2014

It may come as no surprise that both coalition parties are seeking to sweeten the years of belt-tightening austerity but the extra investment in infrastructure and health has particularly attracted our attention.

Ramblers welcomes government commitment to improving conditions for walkers and cyclists

28 November 2014

We’re celebrating the government’s announcement that more than £200 million of transport funding will be invested in improving conditions for both walkers and cyclists in Britain.

Ramblers walk and talk during Parliament Week

In the House

20 November 2014

We have been walking and talking with MPs during Parliament Week and take part in the House of Commons event 'In the House'

Dan Rogerson MP joins us for a ramble

Dan Rogerson MP

14 November 2014

On Wednesday 12 November, Camel Ramblers were joined by their local MP and Minister for the Environment Food and Rural Affairs, Dan Rogerson for a five mile walk on the inland footpaths near Wadebridge.

Coastal path campaign shortlisted for Public Affairs Award

Public Affairs Awards

12 November 2014

We’re excited to hear we’ve been shortlisted for the Public Affairs Awards 2014 for our ‘One Coast for All’ campaign.

Infrastructure Bill - latest developments

UK Parliament

07 November 2014

With amendments to the Infrastructure Bill currently being given consideration we highlight the most recent developments and our position on its many proposals.

Prevention is better than cure

07 November 2014

Ten of the leading health and social care charities have launched a new report today – What is preventing progress?. Stressing the need for action to tackle common risk factors for preventable disease, the report calls on all political parties to make prevention a top priority.

If you go down to the woods today, you’ll be in for a lovely surprise!

Clober Primary School waymark

03 November 2014

We've been working with Clober Primary School in Milngavie to design signage for a path around Mains Estate in Milngavie, East Dunbartonshire.

Can you go down to the woods today?

Woodlands

02 October 2014

Probably not. If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise, because disappointingly, only a third of woodland in England is currently available for people to fully explore.

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