Tag Archives: Walkers Are Welcome towns

The value of walking

Last weekend the Walkers Are Welcome Towns Network’s tenth anniversary get-together was held in Hebden Bridge, Calderdale.  Hebden Bridge was the first Walkers Are Welcome town, inspired by local residents Andrew Bibby and Gwen Goddard. The event was hosted by … Continue reading

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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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Lincolnshire Wolds, a well-kept secret

The Lincolnshire Wolds are unsung, but I had a splendid walk there during the Walkers Are Welcome Towns annual get-together Continue reading

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Walkers Are Welcome: never more relevant

Walkers Are Welcome Towns have never been more relevant. Continue reading

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Not the quietest place on carnival day

It was fun to open Clun carnival in Shropshire on 6 August. Continue reading

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Welcome Way

The Welcome Way was devised by four Walkers Are Welcome towns in West Yorkshire, a brilliant collaborative effort Continue reading

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Vital volunteers

Volunteers Week: a fine opportunity to celebrate those who protect our public paths, and to consider the impediments they face. Continue reading

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