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Coast Path reopened near Thurlestone

Published on: July 16, 2014, 7:36 p.m.

Devon County Council yesterday completed work to re-open a section of Coast Path south of Thurlestone which had been closed since early 2013 when it was severed by a cliff fall. The new route follows the edge of the field, and whilst slightly longer than the original route retains stunning views along the coast.  

New National Trail Geocoins to be released

Published on: July 11, 2014, 4:24 p.m.

In July, August and September ten new Geocoins, one a week for ten weeks will be released. The first will coincide with the start of the National Trail Geocaching Week from 12th to 19th July. The last as part the Great South West Walks event 20th to 28th September.

South West Coast Path Photographic Competition attracts Top Professional as Judge

Published on: June 27, 2014, 12:01 p.m.

Pothgwarra by Miles Cowton

The team behind this year’s Coast Path Photographic Competition is excited to announce that David Noton has agreed to come on board as their Professional Judge. 

The Great South West Walks 2014 Opens For Bookings - 100 New Walks Announced

Published on: June 16, 2014, 3:58 p.m.

Land's End Family by Andrea Lim

With 100 stunning coastal walks to choose from, the Great South West Walks 2014 is now open for bookings.

These specially selected circular walks by the South West Coast Path Association, will take place across Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset from 20th – 28th September.

South West Water teams up with SWCP

Published on: June 4, 2014, 1:54 p.m.

South West Water and the South West Coast Path Association announce today that they are working together to ensure that the South West Coast Path is one of the best walks in the world for all to enjoy.

Five of the best walks to hidden beaches on the South West Coast Path

Published on: May 29, 2014, 12:30 a.m.

The South West Coast Path’s top five walks to the best hidden beaches

South West Coast Path Association Launches Urgent Appeal for South Hams

Published on: April 14, 2014, 11:59 a.m.

Today, the South West Coast Path Association launched a fundraising appeal for urgent repair works to the South West Coast Path between Dartmouth and Bantham, and to establish a fund for future path improvement projects in the South Hams.

Spring into action as the best of the South West walking festivals get underway

Published on: March 28, 2014, 4:35 p.m.

St Anthony's Lighthouse, Anthony's Head, Cornwall. Photographer Elaine Fox Packer

This weekend sees the start of Boscastle Walking Week, followed by many more festivals and events taking place all along the coast throughout Spring and Summer.

Stepping forward

Published on: March 28, 2014, 10:17 a.m.

The South West Coast Path National Trail is celebrating after revealing that the success of its three-year, Unlocking our Coastal Heritage project has paid off.

South West Coast Path Association Is The Business

Published on: March 6, 2014, 4:52 p.m.

The South West Coast Path Association has created a new role, appointing a new Business Development Manager to work alongside businesses that want to support and get involved with one of the region’s most valuable assets.