To be a Ramblers walk leader, you don’t need to have completed any official training. Ramblers do provide some guidance, and as a group, we run walk leader training sessions every now and then. However, a few of you have Continue reading The Mountain Training Lowland Leader Award
What happens in committee meetings stays in committee meetings… Or well, not. I mean, we are here to run the group for you, so maybe it’s time we started sharing with you what goes on when we meet up. I Continue reading News from our December Committee Meeting
At the last meeting, the BW committee approved the adoption of a new group charter, to guide our members on what we expect from them, as part of the group. Thanks to the Shropshire Young Walkers for inspiring us with Continue reading BWs adopt a group charter!
Given the sharp increase in the cost of living, we are asking for voluntary donations from our members to fund the cost of prizes for our Berkshire Walkers Walking Awards Ceremony 2022, rather than including the cost in the Christmas Continue reading Please donate to our Walking Awards 2022!
Thank you to everyone who voted for our annual walking awards last month! We had a lovely time at the Christmas meal, and presented 12 specially made Berkshire Walkers mugs to the lucky winners. Award 1: Most walks led – Continue reading The Berkshire Walkers Walk Awards 2020 & 2021
We asked our walk leaders what their top tips were for leading your first walk! Continue reading Top tips for leading walks
Our walk leaders are the heart and soul of the Berkshire Walkers. They volunteer their time and energy to plan new walks, take us to exciting places and make sure we’re all safe! To say thank you, we are introducing Continue reading Introducing… Walk Leader Badges!
You might not have realised it, but over the last year your committee has been very busy creating sign-up forms for the walks because of Covid-19. This has taken up a lot of their time and energy! Now, (FINALLY!) we Continue reading New submit a walk form!
On Saturday 5th June, we led 10 walkers on our first day trip further afield in over a year, from Brockenhurst station, through the New Forest and out to the sea in Lymington. Thank you to everyone who came – Continue reading A trip to the FOREST and the SEASIDE!!!