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YHA Day: Get involved in a new Ramblers event for 2013

13 April 2013

A new Ramblers event for 2013, we’re joining forces with the Youth Hostels Association as they open their doors at hostels across England and Wales on Sunday 8 September 2013 for YHA Day, an annual community open day.

YHA Coniston Coppermines

A new collaboration with the YHA

12 April 2013

We’re delighted to announce our new collaboration with the Youth Hostels Association which will see us working together on some exciting walking projects.

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Regional Volunteer Workshop this June

03 April 2013

We’re running a free training event for Ramblers volunteers which will be an opportunity to deliver support and guidance as well as share ideas and best practice across a number of different volunteering activities.

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HF Holidays Centenary talks for local groups

02 April 2013

Did you know TA Leonard, founder of HF Holidays, was once president of the Ramblers? To celebrate their Centenary HF Holidays are offering illustrated talks on the history of the society and would love to come and tell you more.

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Host a bluebell walk

27 March 2013

It’s nearly time for Britain’s bluebells to bloom so why not consider hosting a bluebell walk this spring and adding it to the Group Walks Finder?

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Walk Leader training in Wales

27 March 2013

Ramblers Cymru Walk Leader Training Course Llanelli May 11 2013.

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Update on website feedback

25 March 2013

Since the launch of the new website in December volunteers have been giving their feedback on the Volunteer Zone. We wanted to give you the latest update on some of the feedback which has been sent to us so far.

Volunteer Newsletter

New and improved Volunteer Newsletter

22 March 2013

We've been working hard to improve the way we communicate with our supporters and this includes improved eNewsletters. We'll shortly be sending out a refreshed Volunteer Newsletter, which will reflect the visual design of the new website and contain better content.

Benedict Southworth, Pembrokeshire

Benedict's volunteer update: April

22 March 2013

An April update for volunteers from Ramblers Chief Executive, Benedict Southworth.

50th 'Donate a Gate' installed on Isle of Wight

50th ‘Donate a Gate’ installed by Isle of Wight Ramblers

21 March 2013

The Isle of Wight Ramblers officially opened the 50th gate donated by the public this week, cutting the ribbon on a gate installed on the footpath near St Helens Church on the East side of the Island.

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