Monthly Archives: February 2017

Learning through walking

Ramblers’ trustees try to attend all 59 of the Ramblers’ Area AGMs, and this year I went to five, including Somerset. Continue reading

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Hazel Perham, Cornwall’s campaigner

Hazel Perham, who fought for Cornwall’s paths and access, has died aged 74. Continue reading

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All the Moor Butterflies on Common Wood

Another workday at Common Wood, creating a habitat for Marsh Fritillary butterflies. Continue reading

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YHA turns its back on simple hostels

The Youth Hostels Association is forgetting its roots, it wants to cut off the simple hostels. Continue reading

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Campaign training from Lynda Snell

Lynda Snell ran a little campaigning seminar on The Archers, to a tried and tested formula which we use in the Ramblers. Continue reading

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An unstable proposal

Wycombe District Councillors are being recommended to approve a damaging development in the Chilterns AONB. Continue reading

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Ramblers celebrate trail-blazing path workers

Ramblers have celebrated the immense contribution to walking made by Peter and Diana Gulland over almost 50 years. Continue reading

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