Thanks very much for visiting this website about my Summer 2019 walk across Britain.

NEW: Read the final daily update at Fri 9 Aug.

And to watch the final weekly highlights video (Week 6), scroll to the bottom of this page.  (Fullscreen, headphones & volume if possible.)

On the walk I found lots of reasons to be hopeful and I’ve tried to capture some of this in the weekly highlights videos and daily write ups.

When was it?: I left Bawdsey near Felixstowe on the Suffolk coast on Tuesday 25 June 2019 and walked west on footpaths as close as possible to the line of latitude 52° North.  I arrived at Pwll Deri near Fishguard on the Pembrokeshire coast on Friday 9 August 2019.

Watch: Please have a look at the trailer video and six weekly highlights videos below.

Read: You can also read a write up of each day’s walk using the Stages menu above.

Donate: To donate to one of my three chosen charities, please use the Charities menu above or click here: 52inBritain.co.uk/charities.  The charities are:
Thank you so much everyone for all your support with the walk and all your donations.  It’s been a real privilege to do this.  Many thanks.  Cheers, Richard x

VIDEOS (volume, headphones & fullscreen recommended)

Trailer Video (1 min 53 secs)

Week 1 Highlights Video – Suffolk & Essex
(4 m 32 s)

Week 2 Highlights Video – Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire (4 m 42 s)

Week 3 Highlights Video – Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire & Oxfordshire (4 m 49 s)

Week 4 Highlights Video – Gloucestershire, Worcestershire & Herefordshire (4 m 2 s)

Week 5 Highlights Video – Powys (4 m 59 s)

Week 6 Highlights Video – Carmarthenshire & Pembrokeshire (8 m 27 s)

Thanks so much, Richard x