Saturday, 2 November 2013

Podcast Edition 017 - Show Notes



Edition 17 of the Walks Around Britain podcast features Kate Ashbrook - the president of the Ramblers' on their latest campaign; Dave Mycroft and Gareth Jones talk about walks in the Peak District and Chris Townsend ventures further afield on his long-distance walks.

Presented by Andrew White - @AndrewRWhite


Kate Ashbrook and The Rambler's "Go All Out" campaign

The president of The Ramblers' Kate Ashbrook talks to Andrew at the launch in Edale of the groups' latest campaign "Go All Out" - which is designed to start a conversation about what walkers would from The Ramblers' - whether they are members or not.

For can find out more on The Ramblers website here.


Dave Mycroft and Gareth Jones on Peak District walks

Long time friends of Walks Around Britain, Dave Mycroft - the editor of My Outdoors - and Gareth Jones - serious hillwalker - join Andrew to talk about the Peak District.  Which are their favourite bits and where is their favourite walk?

Perhaps one of them will mention Coombs Dale - where the pair walked for a Walks Around Britain video walk with Andrew...



Chris Townsend on long-distance trails


Chris Townsend is possibly the world's most prolific long-distance walker and the author of some 19 books about the outdoors, and he joins Andrew from his home in the Cairngorms.  If you'd like more information about Chris' writing and future long-distance walks, visit his website and follow him on Twitter.


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