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People walking on path in the Yorkshire Dales in Autumn, rolling hills.

The Ramblers welcomes renewed commitment to new Agriculture Bill in Queen's speech

14 October 2019

The Ramblers welcomes renewed commitment to new Agriculture Bill, but says Government must do more to help people connect with nature.

Landowner told to remove track scarring Cairngorms hill

07 October 2019

Campaigners welcome national park action on unauthorised track in Glen Clova.

Tony Jupiter cutting red ribbon to open the path.

England Coast Path one step nearer to completion as new stretch opens in the North East

18 September 2019

We joined Natural England today (18 September) for the opening of the latest stretch of the England Coast Path, increasing access to the magnificent Tees Valley coastline with a new 10-mile route from Newport Bridge to North Gare.

Totnes Town Council the first Council to adopt the Ramblers’ Charter for Walking Neighbourhoods

13 September 2019

Totnes Town Council became the first Council in Britain to adopt the Ramblers Charter for Walking Neighbourhoods on 2nd September at the Town Council meeting.

Red car parked on the pavement leaving a small gap between the car and a wall.

Ramblers backs call for Government action on parking on pavements and in cycle lanes

10 September 2019

The Ramblers is backing the call for a pavement parking ban as part of the Walking and Cycling Alliance (WACA), a coalition of leading active travel organisations.

Westminster, Big Ben and Westminster Bridge.

Our response to the Government Spending Review announcement

05 September 2019

The Ramblers response to the government’s spending plans for the next financial year.


Call for environmental impact of HS2 to be reassessed

03 September 2019

Today the Ramblers is joining with Client Earth, Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, RSPB, Woodland Trust, Wildlife Trust and WWF to call for the environmental impacts of HS2 to be reassessed.

Colin Speakman leading a long line of walkers through a field.

The Ramblers mark 50 years of Dales Way walking

06 August 2019

The leader of the 1969 inaugural walk once again led walkers across the Yorkshire Dales in a special ‘golden jubilee’ walk.

Two people walking along a path in the countryside, with hills in the distance

Hot weather walking – top tips to stay safe in the heat

25 July 2019

If you're heading out walking in the hot weather, make sure you take a few simple precautions to stay safe.

A paved urban street with cyclists, pedestrians and shops

Ramblers in joint call on Government for urgent action to meet walking and cycling targets

23 July 2019

Our response to the “Active travel: increasing levels of walking and cycling in England” report.