Volunteer zone

Welcome to the Volunteer zone, a dedicated space for the volunteers who help support our work. Whether you lead walks, carry out campaigning work, maintain your local paths or help run a group, you'll find resources and information relevant to your role here.

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Volunteer Awards 2019

Whether looking after paths and green spaces, leading walks or opening up new places to explore, we just couldn't do what we do without our dedicated volunteers.

Volunteers' Week 2019

Without the thousands of volunteers who give their skills and time to the Ramblers we just wouldn’t exist. Meet our superstars and find out how we're celebrating Volunteers' Week.

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Volunteer path team

Latest volunteer news

News stories relevant to all volunteers as well as updates and announcements for specific roles.

Data and digital transformation

This intensive three year programme of work will develop new technical capabilities for the Ramblers. Find out more, and how you can get involved.

Ramblers discuss the future

Support and development

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About volunteering

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Volunteer contacts

As a volunteer we want to ensure you have the right information available to help you fill your role effectively.

Volunteer commendations and certificates

Find out how you can nominate volunteers for commendations and certificates throughout the year.

Got something to shout about?

Let us know about your volunteering successes, from innovative walks programmes to local campaigns.

Minutes of Board meetings

Published minutes from meetings of the Board of Trustees are available online.

Updates to your inbox

As a volunteer you'll automatically get the volunteer e-newsletter. If you haven't given us your email address please let us know.

Understanding GDPR

Find out more about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), why it’s important, and what volunteers must do to comply with our legal obligations.