East Yorkshire and Derwent Area Ramblers

walking to protect our local countryside

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Area AGM for 2017

Another Ramblers year has ended and with Group AGMs now concluded it is time for our Area AGM. This is in the process of being arranged and provisional details are below.

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Area - 2pm Saturday 27th January 2018 [expected finish 4pm]

at Newport Village hall, 60 Main Road, Newport, East Riding of Yorkshire HU15 2PP

[further details including agenda,annual report and name of guest speaker will be displayed when known]

There will be a Led walk starting at 11 am from Newport VH. 5-6 miles

Members are encouraged to attend their Area AGM. It is an opportunity to hear reports from your committee and also put questions and suggestions to them.

Also please consider volunteering some help to this very important committee.There are unfilled roles that would benefit from a fresh input. If interested please contact an Area Committee Member for more information.

Welcome to East Yorkshire and Derwent Ramblers

About Us

The East Yorkshire and Derwent Area of the Ramblers' Association has about seventeen hundred members. Additionally, many local walking clubs are affiliated to our organisation. This enables us to have an influential voice when representing the interests of both walkers and lovers of our local countryside. Our main aims are:

  • P1020793Protecting footpaths and other places to which the public has a right of way or access on foot.
  • Defending the beauty of the countryside
  • Promoting walking for everyone including health benefits of outdoor pursuits
  • Advancing the education of the public in subjects concerning access to, preservation of and conservation of the countryside


Further information on the aims and objectives of The Ramblers Association can be viewed by clicking Objectives


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Walk Leaders Checklist and ICE card

Ramblers Central Office has recently published a revised Walk Leaders Checklist. Click HERE for a copy.

Also an ICE [in case of emergency] card for use by members.  Click HERE for an example.

Both are laminated and supplies can be ordered by Group Secretaries.

Area Council Meetings

East Yorkshire and Derwent Area Ramblers Council meetings will be held on the below dates, all Tuesdays starting at 7:30pm.

Closer to the relevant date an agenda will be published

  • 12th December 2017 - Wetwang Village Hall

To read minutes of previous meetings click HERE

CEO's Latest News Update - 24th November 2017

Vanessa phillips photoVanessa Griffiths, Ramblers Chief Executive Officer publishes a news update at regular intervals - to read her latest circulation click HERE

WALKS CALENDAR - hover over a bold date to see walks taking place. Click a walk for full details.

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