Facilities available at various sites that support disabled rambling

Open Day-Accommodation & All Terrain Wheelchairs – Whitby

Open Day-Accommodation & All Terrain Wheelchairs – Whitby

Summerfield Farm is 2 miles from Whitby on the edge of the North York Moors which we aim to visit again next year. They are holding an Open Day on Tuesday 18th October from 12.30pm.  Jayne says: “We have ATW’s from Mountain Trike (self powered) www.mountaintrike.co.uk and All Terrain Wheelchairs www.allterrainwheelchairs.co.uk which include the Sand Cruiser […]

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Access the Yorkshire Dales 28th September


Your browser does not support iframes.      Our programme for the day At Grimwith Reservoir A chance to meet and try a range of chairs and scooters for off-road use. Our base: Grimwith Sailing Club clubhouse 10.30am Tea & coffee 11am Short introduction to the day 11.15am Walks & activities 12.30pm Lunch (must be […]

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Hire a Tramper to go up the Malverns

Hire a Tramper to go up the Malverns

An all-terrain mobility scooter (Tramper) is available for hire from Cafe H2O within the Malvern Hills GeoCentre at the Wyche Cutting. This scheme enables people with limited mobility to travel to the Worcestershire Beacon, enjoying the fresh air and marvellous views en-route. To use the Tramper, you must already be a member of Countryside Mobility, […]

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Accommodation for Cotswold Tour


After a lot of searching I have found 2 possible self catering cottages (ground floor only!) accommodation for the Cotswold tour. One in Farmcote near Winchcombe & one in Prestbury, both ideal to travel to the rambles. Both are 2 bed with parking etc. Farmcote is £360 and Prestbury £280 a week. I have not […]

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The Rough Guide to Accessible Britain


Updated version now available:  The Rough Guide to Accessible Britain  

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Access the (Yorkshire) Dales

Access the (Yorkshire) Dales

Debbie is raising funds to buy a Tramper for the National Trust at Malham Tarn (which we visited last year). You can read all about her and her other projects at http://accessthedales.wordpress.com/about/ She is on Facebook – accessthedales, twitter-@accessthedales and has a blog site accessthedales.com To donate, visit her Just Giving page -www.justgiving.com/accessthedales

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Val is Volunteers Co-ordinator

Val is Volunteers Co-ordinator

Volunteers are the life-blood of the Disabled Ramblers. On rambles they open gates, police road crossings, help get scooters through difficult sections and generally reassure & encourage ramblers. Behind the scenes they deliver the MSU (Mobile Support Unit) with our loan scooters and Mobile Accessible Toilet to the rambles – and get everything ready for […]

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