Walking for Health news March 2011

Walkers enjoying the sunshine at the Norfolk Park event
Celebrating Sheffield's walk leaders
Published: 30 March 2011
On 23 March 2011, volunteer walk leaders from across Sheffield were invited to a celebration event at Norfolk Park Heritage Centre.
Man about to step on banana
Good news on insurance cover for schemes
Published: 23 March 2011
We have secured agreement from the Dept. of Health to extend Natural England's Third Party Public Liability insurance policy for WfH schemes until March 2012.
1 scheme, 1,000 members
Published: 23 March 2011
On a Saturday morning in mid-March, seven new members joined Kidderminster Stride & Stroll, bringing the total number of registered walkers to over 1,000!
Mock up of WfH video being shown in GP surgery
Walking for Health teams up with Life Channel
Published: 22 March 2011
A promotional film about health walks is being shown in GP surgeries across the country.
Walking for Health
Update 1: Transition of Walking from Health from Natural England
Published: 22 March 2011
The first scheduled update from Knowledge into Action about the future of WfH.
Walk for Health in Bristol’s parks
Published: 21 March 2011
Bristol is well-endowed with parks and green spaces. Park Keepers have seen the potential and three of them are now offering local people weekly health walks.