Broadband still unavailable for some business in rural Wales

Ofcom 2019 Ofcom’s ‘Communications Market Report for Wales’ highlights major strides in providing broadband connectivity to people in Wales, but a Welsh MP has warned that many businesses in rural Wales are still having to work without broadband access even now in the age of 5G. Ofcom recorded a 78% increase in broadband penetration in […]

Schools Participating In Walk The World

Walk the World is the opportunity for your school to discover its local connections to different countries. Whether your school is a primary or secondary, located in the city centre or the countryside, Walk the World is an engaging resource for teaching and learning. By joining this project you will: Discover more about the geography […]

Inspire Others By Creating Your Own Walk

This is the ultimate challenge! When you go out finding links and exploring links that other people have found to different countries in your local area, you might like to think of creating a walk to showcase your neighbourhood. Tips for creating a walk To create a walk you need four ingredients: You need evidence […]

The World Is All Around You

Just look – the world is all around you There are more than 200 countries in the world. The challenge is to find physical evidence of links to them all. Getting started There were three easy steps: Look around and discover features in your neighbourhood that link to a particular country. Remember, we were looking for things […]

Find, Explore and Walk

Discover the UK’s connections to different countries around the world and find out how these nations and their people have shaped our surroundings, often in surprising ways. Join us in the challenge to find connections, explore your local area and create walks which take you around the world without leaving the UK. Walk the World […]