Latest Walking for Health News

Urban areas: why more people don’t walk
Published: 21 October 2011
Report highlights the main reasons urban dwellers don’t walk or cycle as much as they would like to.
National Trust ‘Walk with Us’ week
Published: 21 October 2011
This week of walks for all the family runs from 22-30 October. In many parts of the country, WfH and the National Trust work together to put on regular health walks.
World Osteoporosis Day - 20th October
Published: 20 October 2011
Did you know that the 20th October was World Osteoporosis Day? Brisk walking can strengthen and stimulate bones, helping to prevent the onset of osteoporosis.
Walk leaders taking part in a wildflower identification walk
Heritage health walks
Published: 18 October 2011
Walkabout Wrekin health walk programme has expanded into an inspired and ambitious Heritage Project.
Celebrating in a time of change
Published: 14 October 2011
Last month 40 walk leaders from all over Derbyshire attended a very successful day of celebration at Rosliston Park Forest.
Worcestershire Walking Network's celebration of World Mental Health Day 2010
World Mental Health Day - 10 Oct
Published: 10 October 2011
Today (10th October) is World Mental Health Day - designed to raise public attention about mental health issues whilst also encouraging open and honest discussion about the topic.