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Edinburgh’s top spots for a family walk

Charity Paths for All, Scotland's national walking charity, has suggestions for ways that Edinburgh families can beat boredom, and freshen up their walking routes.Paths for All has launched its Spring Path Days campaign to...

Death announced of Ian Findlay CBE

Paths for All have announced the sudden death of Ian Findlay CBE who was their Chief Officer for 17 years.A spokesperson for Paths for all said: "Ian was a lifelong outdoor enthusiast. His personal...

Paths for All good for mental and physical fitness

The walking charity, Paths for All, encourages Scots to ease their anxieties and boost their mental and physical wellbeing by connecting with nature.   Their six-week Walking with Nature campaign is aimed at helping people...

Lockdown puts Edinburgh’s love of walking in the frame

A story of the life-changing way walking helped an Edinburgh man during lockdown is the focus of a new photography-led campaign.‘Humans of the Walk’ features portrait photography and personal accounts of people from across...

David named Active Travel Volunteer of the Year

David Hunter was recently named Active Travel Volunteer of the Year 2019 by Paths for All. David has worked to make Edinburgh's streets safer and better for pedestrians.His work has included compiling street audits...

Regular walking is good for your health

Regular walking can do wonders for your social, mental and physical health according to Ian Findlay, chief officer at Paths for All. And the organisation has launched an online map showing 18 weekly, organised health...

Photography exhibition at Museum of Edinburgh

A unique exhibition that captures the faces and stories of people who champion the joys of walking in Scotland is running at the Museum of Edinburgh, May 5-12. The Humans of the Walk portrait photography...

Walking charity launches new award to get Scotland’s workforce moving

A Scottish charity has launched a new accreditation that aims to reverse the trend of inactive workplaces.Paths for All has created the Walk at Work Award to reward employers across the country who are encouraging everyday...

Scotland gets to ‘Know its Routes’

Many paths across Scotland are to be significantly upgraded by hundreds of volunteers as Scotland’s walking charity gives out thousands of pounds to a range of community improvement projects. Paths for All has awarded £90,000...

Edinburgh volunteer manages cancer by helping others

An Edinburgh man has won a prestigious award from a Scottish charity for his work in ensuring local people, including those with cancer and dementia, don’t miss out on regular walks in their local...

New charity launched to promote Walking Football in Scotland

A new charity, Walking Football Scotland, has been launched to encourage older players to stay involved in physical activity for longer and for those looking for a fun and social way to stay active.The...

Record number or entrants at this year’s Scottish Walking Football Festival

The Scottish Walking Football Festival is taking place tomorrow, Saturday 24th June at Glasgow Green Football Centre at 11.30am. There will be 32 teams competing from across Scotland, up from 24 teams at last...

Scottish Walking Football League starts tomorrow at Ravenscraig

Former player and manager Davie Hay and Professional Footballers Association Scotland Chairman John Rankin will help launch The Scottish Walking Football League on Wednesday 26th April at The Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility, Motherwell. Ten...

Paths for All charity encourages walking and cycling for short journeys

Paths for All – the charity that promotes everyday walking in Scotland – is aiming to inspire people across the Central Scotland Green Network (CSGN) area to take part in ‘active travel’ by sharing...


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