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Poetry written in stone along the Coast Path

Published on: Oct. 3, 2012, 9:30 a.m.

Volunteers from the Dry Stone Walling Association after the final poetry stone had been laid

Volunteers from Dorset’s branch of the Dry Stone Walling Association have laid the last of six poetry stones beside the South West Coast Path near St Aldelm's Head in Dorset.

A fundraising family adventure

Published on: Sept. 24, 2012, 1:23 p.m.

A Treasure Trail is a family affair as Steve Ridd and his mum Pauline are set to prove as they embark on an epic walk covering all 299 miles of the South West Coast Path in Cornwall for two charities close to their hearts.

Top landscape photographer to judge photo competition

Published on: Sept. 20, 2012, 11:16 a.m.

Award-winning Devon-based photographer Adam Burton has been named as one of the competition judges for this year’s annual South West Coast Path photo competition. 

New website clicks with top reviewers

Published on: Aug. 29, 2012, 2:01 p.m.

The UK’s top-selling website magazine, Web user has awarded the South West Coast Path’s revamped website an impressive five stars in its latest issue and the Daily Mail describes it as “particularly impressive”

Walkers benefit from improvements to Coast Path on Helford River

Published on: Aug. 8, 2012, 2:31 p.m.

One of the loveliest walks on the South West Coast Path, between Falmouth and the Helford River, has benefited from a programme of step building and drainage.

Access to Cornish surfing beach improved in time for summer

Published on: July 27, 2012, 2:40 p.m.

A £10,000 improvement project has recently been completed on a section of the South West Coast Path at Travaunance Cove, near St Agnes, in north Cornwall.

Coast Path diversion near Burton Bradstock

Published on: July 27, 2012, 11:29 a.m.

Burton Bradstock Diversion map

Following a major cliff fall (24th July) near Burton Bradstock, the majority of the Coast Path has now been re-opened, with the exception of the section between Burton Freshwater and Hive Beach, where a diversion is still in place.

Summer strolls and secluded coves

Published on: July 20, 2012, 11:37 a.m.

Little Strand Beach. Photographer John Thirkill

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

New interactive website launched

Published on: July 16, 2012, 1:49 p.m.

The South West Coast Path recently revamped its new interactive website with some fantastic new features. Here's a guide to using it with ten top tips...

Kynance Cove in Cornwall voted the best picnic spot

Published on: July 13, 2012, 12:46 p.m.

Kynance Cove by Jennifer Rowlandson

While it may not be the weather for it yet, Kynance Cove in Cornwall has been voted the best picnic spot on the South West Coast Path from a shortlist of the top ten.