Covid 19 Update

Covid 19 Update - 30/12/2020

On 20 December, a fourth alert tier came into effect in England, which means restrictions on walking vary depending on where you live. Please check your tier on the UK government website and read the updates below to find out what it means for walking. Wherever you live, you must not travel to or from Tier 3 and 4 areas in England, or to Scotland and Wales.

Currently Greater Manchester, Staffordshire, High Peak and Cheshire East are now in Tier 4

  • Walking with family & friends: In Tier 4, you must stay local and only walk outside with one other person.

  • Ramblers group walks: In Tier 4, all group walks are currently suspended.

  • Ramblers path maintenance: In Tier 4, path maintenance activities are currently suspended.

  • Other Ramblers activities: In Tier 4, in-person group activities are currently suspended.

  • Follow government guidance about car sharing with anyone who is not a member of your household. (‘Ramblers’ website offers extensive information about walking safely - https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-safer-travel-guidance-for-passengers#private-cars-and-other-vehicles)

Please visit the Ramblers website for further updates: www.ramblers.org.uk/coronavirus