Latest Walking for Health News

September Newsletter - Cascade Training Dates
Published: 13 September 2019
Thank you so much to everyone who has been in touch the last few months and to those of you who completed the Training Survey the other month. We have been working to compile all of that feedback to inform the changes to the Walk Leader training. We...
Life changing walks in Durham
Published: 12 September 2019
It was great to join the 46 walkers on the Beamish walk in June. Starting from Beamish Museum, the walk took in woodland and parkland on a sunny day. Walk Durham run 24 different walks each week thanks to the large team of volunteers.During the walk...
Walk leader training: what you had to say
Published: 9 September 2019
In July 2019, we shared our Walk Leader Training Consultation Survey directly with Cascade Trainers and Scheme Coordinators to understand what people thought of the training as it currently stands and what could be done to improve it. Who did we...
Rain and sunshine in Craven
Published: 27 August 2019
In August Alice and Paul visited the South Craven Walking4Health Group and the North Craven Strollers, both volunteer-led schemes in Yorkshire.South Craven scheme coordinator Andy Glen welcomed us and arranged a meeting with volunteers, followed by...
August Newsletter - Scheme Survey 2019
Published: 22 August 2019
We hope you have been enjoying the summer! Last month we went and spoke to schemes and partners in Oxford, London, Norfolk, Maidstone Bradford, Liverpool, Cheshire, Rochdale, Bolton, Nottingham, Birmingham, and Lincolnshire.Last month we told you we...
Shropshire Visit
Published: 12 August 2019
Delivery officer Paul recently visited Market Drayton - one of more than 60 groups at Shropshire Walking for Health. They have 308 active volunteers and 1,722 walkers. 406 new walkers joined during 2018-19.Like all schemes, its success is down to...