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Government responds to the protected landscapes review

17 January 2022

On Saturday (15 January 2022), the UK government published its long-awaited response to the Landscapes Review, Julian Glover’s independent review of protected landscapes in England.

One step closer to completing the England Coast Path

12 January 2022

We’re one step closer to the walking the coastline of England, as the latest stretch of the England Coast Path opens in North Kent today.

Ramblers Cymru capturing the hearts of local communities through walking

14 December 2021

Ramblers Cymru’s community led Paths to Wellbeing £1.2m funded project is seeking to transform walking and nature across 18 areas, by helping people to develop their path network and improve their local green spaces.

Group of young adults walking across a field

Brits look to winter walking to boost health and wellbeing

06 December 2021

New statistics revealed today by the Ramblers show the value we are placing on getting fresh air and enjoying being out in nature through walking this winter.

Public access is a public good…isn’t it?

02 December 2021

The government has announced further details on what is to be included in its new farm payments schemes, as part of once in a generation reforms to the agricultural sector. However, this latest announcement failed to live up to previous commitments that funding will be available to farmers for improved access to the countryside.

Ramblers enter major court battle over access at Highland estate

19 November 2021

Ramblers Scotland has embarked upon a landmark court battle against a landowner’s attempts to permanently sever a scenic path through a West Highland estate.

Dartmoor National Park consulting on new rules

25 October 2021

Dartmoor National Park Authority have launched a consultation on proposed changes to its byelaws. The local Ramblers Area are busy preparing their response to the proposed changes.