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GM Ringway Stage 7: Marple to Broadbottom

Industrial history, yet another corker of a viewpoint, and a secret nuclear bunker.

The Walks

Walking is what it's all about. Well this site anyway.

So delve on in and read the journeys I've taken on various long distance routes in the United Kingdom, by selecting a walk below:

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Wham Lane

In which we talk about 80s pop bands, loud noises and a manufacturer of wastepaper bins, all under the notion of long distance walking.

Planning your Berwickshire Coastal Path walk

A coastal traverse of the Scottish Borders – perfect for a two or three day walk.

Berwickshire Coastal Path Gallery

Berwick-upon-Tweed to Cockburnspath, for 30 miles along the Berwickshire coastline.

The lighthouse of St Abbs

Even in a world of GPS and radio technology, sometimes y

Berwickshire Coastal Path Day 2 (Part 2) – Dowlaw to Cockburnspath

Spooky goings on, a ruined church, and an arrival in Cockburnspath.

Berwickshire Coastal Path Day 2 (Part 1) – St Abbs to Dowlaw

Through nature reserves, past lighthouses, and into the fog.

Planning a Trip

Fancy walking one of Britain's long distance routes? Check out our guides for helpful advice and information

My Books

Don't want to read on the website? Well fear not dear reader, for you can buy books covering the tales of several of my walks.

About Rambling Man

Across Britain are a network of long distance footpaths and trails. Rambling Man is a website dedicated to telling the tales of one Andrew Bowden as he walks some of those paths.

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One of the best things about walking is all the great views you get to see. So why not head off on a photographic tour of the walks I've been on?


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