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Freshwalks South Wales: Back to the glorious Gower Peninsula

09 December, 2019

After an incredible inaugural walk on the Gower Peninsula in November (see some photos below), we've not messed about announcing another date. And the good news is that Freshwalks is heading back sooner rather than later on Friday 7 February 2020 - for a route looping out of Llanmadoc. Whitefo...

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Time to Look After Your Feet

03 December, 2019

By Michael McColgan, Podiatrist and part of the PelliTec® development team We’re obviously interested in feet, especially me, but we wanted to understand people’s understanding of blisters and the real issue they can pose if not treated properly. It turns out that 15 per ce...

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Freshwalks Annual Awards 2019

30 November, 2019

The inaugural Freshwalks Annual Awards will take place (as part of our Christmas Party) at Refuge on Thursday 12 December. Thank you to everyone who has nominated fellow walkers and dogs to create shortlists for some of our categories. Will be a fun night celebrating an amazing year of walking. T...

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International Week of Happiness at Work

23 September, 2019

Are you happy at work? We spend a lot of time there and all of the research points to the fact that a happy workforce is an engaged, resilient and productive workforce. What’s more, happy workers feel the benefit in their life outside of the office too, and often make a more positive contribu...

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Freshwalks: Belfast & the Mourne Mountains

21 August, 2019

Freshwalks is going overseas for the first time as we head to Belfast on Thursday 26 September for a couple of nights. The plan is to blend a city break, including walking tours and socials, with some of the finest trekking in the United Kingdom and a route high up in the Mour...

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GreenMoments LOVES Freshwalks’ NatureConnection

15 August, 2019

Michael VJ Jones, GreenMoments and NatureConnection Promoter, joined us last Friday on Merseyside as we took to the Sefton Coastal Path. Along the way, it was clear that Michael had loads of fun facts and interesting insight to share. So, for those that missed it, he was kind enough to agree ...

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Freshwalks partners with Llanelli business to launch in South Wales

03 August, 2019

Freshwalks is set to expand into South Wales with its inaugural walk in the region. Delivered in collaboration with Llanelli-based, Red Rock International on the 6th of ...

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A Retreat from the Present, a Step into his Past.

24 January, 2019

By Michael Taylor - External Affairs at Manchester Metropolitan University and original Freshwalker I'd love to claim that my bond with the hills, dales and mountains of England is in my blood. That I could climb rock faces and that I learnt of daring tales of Himalayan exped...

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