Press releases archive

Wrap up warm and enjoy an Easter walk close to home

02 April 2015

It may still be winter on the hills, but there are still plenty of places to walk this weekend, says Ramblers Scotland

Ramblers call for public rights of access to be established over Scotlands level crossings

09 February 2015

10th anniversary of Scotland’s right to roam gives opportunity for Scottish Parliament to resolve long-running conflict

£5.3 million confirmed to complete England Coast Path by 2020

04 December 2014

The Ramblers is celebrating today’s (4 December 2014) government 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.

New App launched to combat inactivity and ensure Commonwealth legacy

11 November 2014

One hundred days on from the Commonwealth Games a new App has been launched to ensure the legacy of the games lives on. Ramblers Scotland developed the free App to inspire everyone in Scotland to be more active in their daily lives, helping to combat the severe consequences of inactivity.

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

29 October 2014

Clober Primary School and Bearsden & Milngavie Ramblers worked together to install signs along a path in a community woodland.

Ramblers campaigner retires on day of Wild Land debate

30 September 2014

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

Ramblers calls for woods for all

30 September 2014

The Ramblers is calling for more woodland to be opened up for people to explore as it today (30 September) launches its Manifesto for a Walking Britain.

Ramblers back call for improved road design

22 September 2014

The Ramblers today backed a report by the Campaign for Better Transport which calls for safe and convenient crossing-points of dangerous roads.

England Coast Path in sight!

03 September 2014

The Ramblers is celebrating today’s government announcement that the English Coast Path will soon be open for all to enjoy.

Loved watching the Glasgow Games? Now it’s your turn!

05 August 2014

Now that the Commonwealth Games baton has been handed over to the Gold Coast of Australia, the Ramblers is urging everyone to get outdoors this weekend. (9/10 August 2014)