Walking

Film: The Forgiving Path

Filmmaker David Mathias was inspired to make a film showing just a few of the ways that walking makes people feel better. We think it's beautiful

Bus-hopping, buskers and the places in between: a journey from Oldbury to Birmingham

When the Slow Ways slip quietly beyond the crowd, Saira remembers to stop off and soak in the bustle and cheer of summer cities

“Invest in good socks!”

Herefordshire geographer, walk leader and Slow Ways champion Nic Howes gives us his tips and his keenly observed reviews

“Walking not only helps you feel alive, it saves lives.” It’s Earth Overshoot Day, time to get walking

As a planet we are not living within our means, and today is this year's date that humanity has used all the biological resources the Earth is able to regenerate for 2022

Walking to say goodbye

Why walking was important for a final farewell, for space and time, gravitas, butterflies and strawberries

Slow Ways art #6: Irene Lofthouse

Slow Ways in poetry: writer and storyteller Irene Lofthouse walked a Slow Ways route and performs a poem in response to her journey from Shipley to Bradford

Seeing stuff is really good

Swansea comedian Steffan Alun on what's so great about walking. Spoiler alert: seeing stuff, gossiping, and not having to get on the tube

Mae gweld stwff yn dda iawn

Welsh/ Cymraeg: Y digrifwr o Abertawe Steffan Alun ar yr hyn sydd mor wych am gerdded. Rhybudd spoiler: gweld pethau, hel clecs, a pheidio â gorfod mynd ar y tiwb