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Herts Weekend

Festival of Winter Walks in pictures

26 January 2016

A taster of what happened during our annual winter walking festival, from 19 December 2015 - 3 January 2016.

Loch Lomond

Ramblers disappointed in byelaws decision

26 January 2016

Ramblers are disappointed in the announcement approving byelaws banning camping from parts of Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park.

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Your walk could help change lives this March

19 January 2016

whitby harbour

Longest section of England Coast Path yet approved

15 January 2016

The Ramblers is celebrating the announcement today that Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss has approved the longest stretch of the England Coast Path so far.

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The Ramblers' response to the Strategy on Sport

17 December 2015

The Ramblers welcome the publication of the government’s Strategy on Sport, which sets out new commitments to get more people physically active and recognises that walking has a central role to play in achieving this aim.

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England Coast Path funding protected

01 December 2015

We’re celebrating the government’s confirmation that funding to complete the England Coast Path by 2020 will be protected

Festival of Winter Walks

Free routes for the Festival of Winter Walks

30 November 2015

Winter is here and to help inspire everyone to get out walking during our popular Festival of Winter Walks we’re sharing our top routes for you to try.

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Enjoy Scotland on Foot

27 November 2015

Ramblers Scotland produces a new guide for walkers in Scotland to celebrate its 50th anniversary

Wales for Walking

The Ramblers on Countryfile

09 November 2015

The Ramblers Cymru team were featured on Countryfile last night, 8 November, calling for the freedom to explore with a true right to roam.

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Extensions to National Parks announced

23 October 2015

The Ramblers is delighted that the extensions to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks have today been approved by Defra Secretary of State, Elizabeth Truss.

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