Category Archives: Ramblers

PM opens Margaret’s Bridge

Theresa May, as MP for Maidenhead, opened the bridge in memory of the late Margaret Bowdery, East Berkshire Ramblers’ campaigner. Continue reading

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Peter Melchett, access champion

Peter Melchett, Ramblers’ vice-president, has died aged 70. He was a champion of access who created public paths on his farm in Norfolk. Continue reading

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Across the Cardiff barrage

For more than 20 years I have visited the Eisteddfod, to walk with Welsh colleagues.  This year the Eisteddfod was in Cardiff; it was  much more a part of the city than is normally the case when the maes is … Continue reading

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Shrewsbury’s shortest shut

I encountered the shortest path in Shropshire on a recent walk in Shrewsbury. Continue reading

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Gerald McGuire’s century

Today, 12 July, would have been campaigner Gerald McGuire’s 100th birthday. Continue reading

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Isle of Wight Ramblers at 50

I joined the Isle of Wight Ramblers’ celebration of their 50th anniversary on 30 June. Continue reading

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Making the most of the island

In my short visit to the Isle of Wight I fitted in two swims and two walks Continue reading

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