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Smatterings of frost glistened as David and I packed a rucksack, picked up our boots, Dictaphone, notebook and camera and headed for the Dorset and Somerset borders, with the intent...

I've been fortunate to have travelled and walked in several other countries of the world including America and Europe. Doing so has not only been hugely enjoyable and interesting but...

Sunday's dawn broke as a golden ball of fire, at first slowly creeping above the horizon, then gathering pace, up, up into the sky. I was spell bound by the mists,...

At this time of year the fields of barley (with its long wispy delicate whiskers) and wheat are starting to turn and ripen. Barley changes beautifully from its vibrant green...

It was a small but interesting party who set off keenly on Saturday morning to walk through North Dorset's spectacular countryside in England. Julia Killick (CBE) and Lynn Bann are Foot...

We emerge from our car into a right pea souper. Fog hangs like a white veil across the wintry countryside. Everything looks hazy. Soon fine droplets start clinging to our...

Foot Trails team are regularly invited to speak as experts in local, regional, national and international press on matters from England's rural economies to rural tourism, enterprise and of course...

I'm not sure what noise would best accompany the launch of a new walking holiday program. Perhaps not a fanfare of music but more a furious stamping of boots in...