Latest Walking for Health News

£1200 raised for Prostate Cancer UK
Published: 29 November 2019
Walk leader Louis climbed Mount Snowdon and raised £1200 for charity Prostate Cancer UK.Louis became a member of his local walking group Torridge Walk and Talk – Walking for Health following advice from the health centre following his treatment for...
Walking thanks to the National Lottery
Published: 11 November 2019
 This month the national lottery is turning 25 and it’s thanks to their funding, via Sport England, that Ramblers Walking for Health is able to exist and create a positive impact to both individuals and communities across the country.Their 25th...
November Newsletter - Monitoring & Evaluation
Published: 11 November 2019
We have had a busy month visiting schemes and walks in Birmingham, Devon, East Riding, Derbyshire, Hambleton and Kent, as well as delivering three Cascade trainings.Monitoring & Evaluation of Ramblers Walking for HealthGood monitoring and...
Get Wiltshire Walking - Challenge walks and farewells
Published: 7 November 2019
The Get Wiltshire Walking final challenge event of 2019 took place in September. This was the last in this series of Pre-loved challenge walks. The event, based from the Community Garrison, revisited the wonderful landscapes around Warminster with...
October Newsletter - Cascade Training Still Available
Published: 16 October 2019
We have had a busy month delivering the first cascade training sessions as well as visiting schemes and walks in Crowley, Croydon, Hampshire, Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire, Lewisham, Herefordshire, Hambleton, East Riding and Devon. Cascade Training...
GP 'overwhelmed' by impact of health walks
Published: 14 October 2019
Leeds Let's Get Active Walks have made this short video, where a local GP and a walk leader share their experience of running health walks and the difference it makes. Walkers Paul and Peter also share their experiences.GP George Winder describes...