Northumberland Coast Path

Northumberland Coast Path

    It’s not just southern England that offers that quintessential picture-postcard coastal scenery. If you don’t believe us, try walking the Northumberland Coast Path. It stretches 62 miles along a spectacular north eastern coast of England, passing through some

South West Coast Path: final section from Kingswear to Poole

South West Coast Path: final section from Kingswear to Poole

South West Coast Path: Stage six: Kingswear to Poole In his sixth and final blog on the South West Coast Path Richard Langley passes though East Devon, along the majestic Jurassic Coast before reaching Poole, his final destination. Distance 125

South West Coast Path: section five – from Looe to Kingswear

South West Coast Path: section five – from Looe to Kingswear

In his fifth blog on the epic South West Coast Path Richard Langley leaves Cornwall behind as he walks from Looe and heads for Kingswear in South Devon. Distance; 89 miles Ascent; 14,784 ft. Looe to Plymouth     What

South West Coast Path: section four – The Lizard to Looe, Cornwall

South West Coast Path: section four – The Lizard to Looe, Cornwall

The fourth section of his epic journey along the South West Coast Path, took Richard Langley around the Lizard Pennisula to Looe in Cornwall … Distance; 80 miles Ascent; 15,400 ft. Heading towards Porthallow  Using the community campsite at Kuggar

South West Coast Path: section three – St Ives to Helston

South West Coast Path: section three – St Ives to Helston

In his third blog on the South West Coast Path, Richard Langley describes the spectacular 62 miles section from St Ives to Helston.   After a few days walking from Bude, feeling tired after a long day and without a

South West Coast Path: section two – Hartland Point to St Ives

South West Coast Path: section two – Hartland Point to St Ives

Here in the second blog on the South West Coast Path, Richard Langley recounts his journey westwards across the rugged North Cornwall coast from Hartland to St Ives. Before I left Hartland I had a day’s rest whilst camping at

South West Coast Path: section one – Minehead to Hartland Point

South West Coast Path:  section one – Minehead to Hartland Point

In the first of his blogs describing his walk along the South West Coast Path, Richard Langley describes the first leg along the challenging North Devon coastline between Minehead and Hartland Point. I was eager to start the walk of

South West Coast Path highlights.

South West Coast Path highlights.

At 630 miles long, the South West Coast Path  is England’s longest and most challenging footpath. Starting in Minehead, Somerset, it follows the coast westwards to  Land’s End and then back eastwards, all the way to Poole, Dorset. Climb it

Keld in North Yorkshire; the crossing point between the Coast to Coast and the Pennine Way Paths

Keld in North Yorkshire;  the crossing point between the Coast to Coast and the  Pennine Way Paths

  You may not have heard of Keld, in North Yorkshire, but it serves as one of the Nation’s most significant and important crossroads. Go there, though, and you’ll see no roundabouts, traffic lights or service stations. In fact you

Challenge of a lifetime … preparing for a long distance walk

Challenge of a lifetime … preparing for a long distance walk

There are many  outdoor challenges in the UK and we encourage you to take on  a long distance walk. Our very own Richard Langley, is about to set off on the South West Coast Path,  the UK’s longest National Trail.