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Chichester Canal

Seven routes to enjoy this spring

21 March 2014

We’ve picked seven stunning walking routes for you to enjoy this spring and with Mother’s Day and Easter just around the corner there are plenty of good excuses to go exploring on foot with family and friends.

Walking route

Come for a walk, George

20 March 2014

Chancellor George Osborne yesterday unveiled the Government’s budget for the next year. We were keeping a lookout for what was in it for walkers.

Gift Your Gear

Give your unwanted outdoor gear a great new home

19 March 2014

Gift Your Gear is a nationwide initiative which provides young people across the UK with outdoor clothing and equipment so they can explore the great outdoors. If you’ve got gear you no longer need Gift Your Gear can give it a great new home.

Scarborough Ramblers clearing vegetation in the North York Moors National Park

Working together to improve the North York Moors for walkers

18 March 2014

The Scarborough Ramblers have built up a strong relationship with the North York Moors National Park Authority (NYMNPA) to improve the places people walk in the park, giving their time to practical projects such as vegetation clearance.

Nicky Morgan MP with the Loughborough Ramblers

Loughborough Ramblers walk and talk with Nicky Morgan MP

17 March 2014

In the run up to the 2015 General Election we’ve been encouraging our local groups to go for a walk with their MP. The Loughborough Ramblers invited Nicky Morgan MP for a walk to talk about the importance of local paths and green spaces for people’s health and the wellbeing.

Aylesbury & District Ramblers

One week left to vote for our volunteers

14 March 2014

Time is running out to have your say in this year’s President’s Volunteer Awards which recognise the achievements of our volunteers in the last year. Make sure you vote for your favourite nominees in the six awards categories before voting closes on Friday 21 March.

Ettington path

Stratford Ramblers mark out threatened path

14 March 2014

A path in Ettington, Warwickshire, which was at risk of being overlooked by developers has been clearly signposted by Stratford Ramblers and the rights of way team at Warwickshire County Council.

Get Walking Week: Brightlingsea walk

Take to your feet during Get Walking Week

13 March 2014

Our short walks festival runs from 3-10 May and there are lots of ways to get involved whether it’s joining one of our local walks, organising your own outing with friends and family or making a simple change to include more walking in your daily routine.

HF Holidays mountain walk

Great walking holiday offers for members from HF Holidays

12 March 2014

Our holiday partner HF Holidays is offering Ramblers members £100 off holidays in the UK as well as some great offers on group holidays in locations ranging from Cornwall to the Cotswolds, Sussex to Snowdonia!

Coast

Yorkshire coastline to be improved for walkers

10 March 2014

Walkers can look forward to enjoying a 90km stretch of coastline between Kilnsea and Filey Brigg in Yorkshire as part of the latest stage in plans to create a continuous path around England’s coast.