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Intro to Navigation

Posted on August 17th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News, UFRC Courses

Join Walking In Your Community and UFRC for an introduction to Navigation training day! Location: Castle Archdale Country Park, Co. Fermanagh Date: Sat 19th Sept 2015 Time: 10am to 2pm.. Read more

GPS Course – 26th Sept 2015

Posted on June 19th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News, UFRC Courses

ULSTER FEDERATION OF RAMBLING CLUBS – a course for Hill Walkers A course has been organised with Tollymore National Outdoor Centre. Date : Saturday, 26th September 2015 Time : 09.00hrs –.. Read more

New App aids walking in the Belfast Hills

Posted on June 9th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

          A new app has made it easier than ever to get out and about in the Belfast Hills this summer. The free app, developed by the.. Read more

Slieve Gullion: Volunteers help repair ancient cairn

Posted on May 18th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

By Conor Macauley, BBC NI Agriculture & Environment Correspondent                     A group of volunteers has helped to repair a 5,000-year-old burial.. Read more

2015 Translink Rambler Timetable

Posted on April 28th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

Translink, with support from the Rural Transport Fund scheme, have released the dates for their 2015 Mourne and Causeway Coast Rambler Services. These bus services operate along the scenic North.. Read more

UFRC Spring Meeting – “The Ulster Way – Which Way Now?”

Posted on April 24th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

The verdict of those who were present at the UFRC Spring meeting at Oxford Island on Saturday 18 April was that it was very worthwhile. Around 40 people attended and.. Read more

The Sperrins Outdoor Recreation Forum and Network Supported and facilitated by Sport NI

Posted on April 16th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

The Sperrins Outdoor Recreation Forum and Network will be holding an open network meeting on Tuesday 28th April in Broughderg Community Centre, 123 Broughderg Road, Mountfield, Omagh, County Tyrone BT79.. Read more

Over 450 job losses for the sector

Posted on April 3rd, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

NICVA is warning that at least 450 jobs are likely to be lost in the next few weeks from voluntary and community organisations right across Northern Ireland as government cuts.. Read more

Ring of Gullion and Mourne AONB has a funding cut of 100%

Posted on April 1st, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

Ring of Gullion AONB and Mourne AONB has a funding cut of 100% from NIEA as of July. The funding loss to the Ring of Gullion will result in no.. Read more

Meetings regarding the wild camping survey

Posted on March 25th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

Last month we began a survey into wild camping <http://survey.sportni.net/snapwebhost/surveylogin.asp?k=142307116150>throughout Northern Ireland and results of our initial survey are starting to come back. If you haven’t completed this or shared it with your.. Read more