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England Coast Path opens in Somerset

15 March 2016

We're celebrating today as 58 miles of the England Coast Path is opened between Brean Down and Minehead in Somerset.

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Join a big European ramble

15 March 2016

Every 5 years, thousands of Ramblers from across Europe come together for Eurorando, a huge gathering of ramblers from dozens of different countries

London mayoral candidates talk walking at Greener London Hustings

11 March 2016

Earlier this month, four of the London mayoral candidates discussed what they would do for walkers at the Green Alliance hustings.

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Let’s get Scotland walking!

29 February 2016

Let’s get Scotland walking! Our manifesto is full of ideas on how to get more people healthier and happier, enjoying Scotland’s great outdoors – why not share it with your candidates?

Mayoral candidate Caroline Pidgeon meets London Ramblers to talk walking and transport

25 February 2016

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate, meets London Ramblers to talk putting walking up London’s transport agenda

Scottish government should redirect funding from roads to walking and cycling

22 February 2016

Ahead of the Scottish budget debate on Wednesday, Ramblers Scotland has joined a coalition of transport and environmental groups backed by the broadcaster Lesley Riddoch and University of Edinburgh Professor Chris Oliver to call on the government to reprioritise its transport budget and spend less money on road building and motorways and more on supporting walking and cycling.

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Mayoral candidate Sian Berry steps out with the London Ramblers

26 January 2016

Sian Berry, Green Party mayoral candidate, stepped out with the London Ramblers’ volunteers to stroll down the Thames Path and talk about the many benefits of walking

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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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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.

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Your walk could help change lives this March

19 January 2016