26 November 2012
In the late 1980s a footpath survey was carried out in the Community of Whitford in Flintshire. This found that 76% of the paths were either “obstructed or difficult to use”. As a result the local Ramblers began a campaign to get the paths open.
01 November 2012
Following concerns about the spread of ‘ash dieback’ in British trees we’re issuing advice to walkers heading for the woods this autumn.
24 October 2012
A plaque commemorating the late access campaigner Benny Rothman will be unveiled at his former home in Manchester today.
22 October 2012
Explore your local forests on a guided walk this autumn. Woods are synonymous with autumn – the amber glow of the trees, leaves crunching under foot, the sight of rutting deer and the weather serving up anything from a crisp breeze and blue skies to moody damp days full of inviting puddles.
15 October 2012
We investigated cuts to rights of way budgets and staffing levels across local authorities in England and unearthed some alarming truths about the state of footpath funding and management.
12 October 2012
Our recommended walking holiday partner HF Holidays have been awarded two Guardian and Observer Travel Awards.
11 October 2012
Join guided walks to famous film locations around London during our annual Films on Foot Festival.
24 September 2012
We’re looking for walkers with a keen eye for detail to help quality-check our growing library of walking routes for independent walkers.
12 September 2012
We’re proposing a fantastic future for England’s National Trails with the launch our new vision document National Trails: a fantastic future.
06 September 2012
The Heritage Trust of Lincolnshire are looking for a part-time Project Officer to manage and develop the Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival.