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The Remarkable Polecat Comeback

Polecats, a native carnivore which was almost wiped out in the last century, have made a remarkable recovery, conservationists say. A nationwide survey, carried out by Vincent Wildlife Trust, has revealed that they have now spread into areas where they have not been seen for 100 years.

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Celebrate Love Your Pet Day with a Special Walk

Love Your Pet Day is celebrated every year on 20 February. It’s easy to get caught up in all life throws at us…working, commuting, school runs, visiting relatives, housework and gardening. Sometimes our pets get a little lonely when we are busy doing other things in our lives. So Love Your Pet Day is one day when we are reminded to spend more quality time with our furry friends. And if that furry friend is a dog, then a special walk might be just the ticket.

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New Year, New Look

We just wanted to let everyone know that iFootpath has had a quick makeover to celebrate the dawn of 2016. We hope you like the new look but don’t worry, the new logo and icon have simply been added to the same much-loved website and App. Nothing else has changed.

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Weather Winners and Losers in 2015

Every year the weather in the UK follows a unique pattern and the various highs, lows and extremes bring a combination of challenges and support for our wildlife. So how did 2015 fare?

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Christmas Holly...with Flowers not Berries

Unseasonably warm weather across the whole of the UK is leading to some unusual sights for December walkers. With temperatures set to remain in double figures for at least another week, nature is one confused lady.

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iFootpath features in Five Best Apps for Getting Active

The Best of Health website has published its top five recommended mobile apps for keeping fit and healthy. We’re over the moon that iFootpath has made it into this elite collection.

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In the Footsteps of Giants

Through history the best minds have found that walking, whether a quick five minute jaunt, or a long four hour trek, has helped them compose, write, paint, and create. Andrew Tate, a freelance writer and neuroscientist, has posted a super article on Canva, explaining why everyone from Beethoven and Dickens to Darwin and Steve Jobs took long walks and why you should too...

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Walking in West Sussex? There’s an app for that…

Discover the West Sussex countryside this winter with ten new specially mapped digital walks. And to make it even easier, you can download the walks and follow them using an app.

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Brighten up your walks...introducing Kubixl Hats

While walking on Cissbury Ring recently, we came across a bunch of people sporting some amazing colourful bobble hats. Turns out it is a small British company that we thought you’d want to hear about too...so, meet Jo from Kubixl.

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New Long Distance Fundraising Trail for Sussex Hospices

A 200-mile walking trail is being developed by the Friends of Sussex Hospices to raise awareness of all 12 providers of hospice care for adults and children in Sussex and to help them raise funds. iFootpath is delighted to be the walking and technology partner for this exciting project.

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Walking in a Woodland Wonderland

You can’t beat an autumn woodland walk. The autumn colours are particularly bright this year, we are getting reports from across the country that the colour spectacle is not to be missed. Find time in the next couple of weeks to visit a woodland near you...you won’t be disappointed.

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Two National Parks to Get Bigger

Two of England’s National Parks are set to get bigger from August 2016, following an announcement from DEFRA. Yorkshire, Cumbria and Lancashire will share the largest area of almost continuous National Park land following a decision to extend the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District.

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iFootpath features as part of the Three Secrets to Happiness

Healthy magazine has published an article uncovering the three secrets to the happiness of the Scandinavian countries, all of whom rank amongst the UN’s Top 10 Happiest Countries. We are thrilled to find that iFootpath features in the article’s suggestions for following the principles of achieving Scandi-style satisfaction.

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Get Reddy for Red Squirrel Week

Our native nutkin, the red squirrel, is only found in certain areas of the UK, which is why the Wildlife Trusts are working to protect them - and encouraging you to help too. Red Squirrel Week, which runs from Sat 26 Sept to Sun 4 Oct 2015, is a great time to look out for distinctive russet fur, tufted ears and a twitching tail; red squirrels really are a captivating sight.

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Six Reasons to Love Autumn Walks

We have waved goodbye to August, and September is passing before our eyes. For those sun worshippers amongst you, it’s easy to become sad as you mourn the passing of the long, lazy days of summer. But please don’t despair, autumn has lots to offer and it’s a season to be loved and embraced. Here we celebrate ‘Six Reasons to Love Autumn Walks’.

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iFootpath features in YHA Top Travel Apps

There was a time when going travelling meant just three essentials on your packing list: ticket, wallet, passport...but these days many people’s key essential is the smartphone. And it’s not essential just for keeping in touch with friends and relatives while you’re away, it is also a pocket sized reference guide to all your travel needs. No wonder then that the YHA has compiled a list of the 12 Top Apps for Travelling and Backpacking...and iFootpath is one of them.

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Discover Lilleshall’s New Cafe Bar with an Exclusive Offer for iFootpath Walkers

The new Queens Cafe Bar at Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre in Shropshire opens 14 September 2015, which coincides with the launch of the Lilleshall iFootpath trails.

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If you go down to the woods today...Meet Atlas

It’s a bright Sunday morning and you’re heading to the woods for a quiet walk and maybe a picnic. You are likely to come across deer, squirrels and plenty of birds, maybe even a teddy bear’s picnic...but surely not a robot!

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iFootpath features in Clifford James Best Walking Apps

We’re pleased to announce another accolade for iFootpath, as it makes the cut for the Clifford James best walking apps blog.

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Know your wing tips: A guide to the UK's birds of prey

When out walking in the hills across the UK, it’s surprising how often you see birds of prey soaring in the skies above. But it’s not always easy to tell a buzzard from a red kite or a kestrel from a hobby. The BBC’s Springwatch Team has created a really helpful guide to help with these raptor dilemmas.

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