General news archive

A group of older people walking along a park path

Ramblers Walking for Health receives Sport England funding

14 October 2020

The Ramblers Walking for Health programme is delighted to have received £185,000 National Lottery funding from Sport England.

Portrait of Tanya Curry

Ramblers extends interim chief executive contract to April 2022

07 October 2020

Kate Ashbrook, the Ramblers chair of the trustees today confirmed that the board has extended the contract of Tanya Curry, interim chief executive, until April 2022.

Pubic Footpath sign on top of a hill, looking into a valley of fields

Landscapes for everyone?

06 October 2020

How we can unleash the potential of designated landscapes for people, climate and nature.

Five people, standing apart, beside a path and field

Rushcliffe Ramblers work to beat social isolation

22 September 2020

Rushcliffe Ramblers have been awarded funding to support tackling social isolation in their community.

Keep On Roaming

Keep on roaming

19 August 2020

People should have the freedom to explore, connect with nature and enjoy the beauty of the outdoors, read what we have to say on the right to walk in wild, open countryside.

People protesting with placards

Community action reinstates path

19 August 2020

Community action leads to the reinstatement of a path through an estate near Ross-on-Wye.

Three people and a dog walking along a green grassy path, in front of buildings

Response to planning reform proposals

06 August 2020

Proposed reforms to planning process may endanger wildlife, heritage and green open spaces

A woman and dog walking along a green hedge lined path, in front of a building

The Ramblers welcomes PM’s announcement on walking and cycling

28 July 2020

The Ramblers welcomes PM’s announcement on walking and cycling

An older man

Ramblers pays tribute to Vice President John Foster, CBE – a pioneer of national parks

27 July 2020

Ramblers pays tribute to Vice President John Foster, CBE – a pioneer of national parks

E-Scooter Scheme Trial

10 July 2020

The Ramblers are concerned about the introduction of e-scooter sharing schemes in England.

Advice for walkers

Information on walking topics including gear, health, safety, maps and where you can walk.