Thank You

to the new & continued
support from our sponsors

Inver House Distillers

Cheers to local company Inver House Distillers Ltd who have continued their sponsorship support of Monklands Ramblers to assist with our bus hire costs! The distillery head office is in Roughrigg Road, Airdrie. Their flagship brand is Old Pulteney Malt Whisky and they also produce Caorunn Scottish Batch Gin.

Eileen Rae, Business Support Advisor, said:

Monklands Ramblers is an association we are happy to support. It fits perfectly with our social sustainability commitments both in relation to community and the health and wellbeing of our staff. We are delighted to be involved with this local organisation.


North Lanarkshire Community Grants

This grant scheme exists to provide small amounts of funding, within a short timescale, to promote projects or activities which bring community benefit.


National Lottery Community funds

Monklands Group has benefited from an award from the National Lottery Community Fund to support our summer programme 2020.

The money will be used to assist with bus hire costs to keep fares as low as possible and allow as many people as possible to walk with Monklands Group.

The Lottery Community awards aim to support funding projects that make a real difference to people across the UK.


Aviva Community Fund

Aviva provides life insurance, general insurance, health insurance and asset management to 33 million customers, across 16 markets worldwide.

In the UK, we’re the leading insurer, serving one in every four households. We also have strong businesses in selected markets in Europe, Asia and Canada. At Aviva, we’re building a strong, sustainable business, committed to serving our customers. On top of that, we want to be a business that makes a positive contribution to society and where our people are proud to work.


Hughes & McHugh Optometrists

Eyecare specialists in the community for 29 years, located Central Belt. Practices in Airdrie, Lanark, Uddingston and Baillieston.

Hughes and McHugh, have further enhanced their support of Monklands Group by offering a 10% discount on spectacles and sunglasses, on presentation of your Ramblers Association membership card.

(The offer does NOT apply to contact lenses or lens solution or kids frames).

They offer a large selection of kids frames from £15 and Sports goggles which start at £95 complete (may vary depending on prescription).

The offer is open in all practices:

Cannot be used in conjunction with any other current offers.


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RA Membership

Monklands Ramblers is an official Ramblers Association Group. We receive annual funding from the RA to finance club administration such as the website, walk leader recce expenses, the Fiver promotion etc.
RA members receive a welcome pack plus excellent quarterly magazine and an entitlement to walk with any Ramblers group in Britain. There is also access to an extensive online library of walks and discounts available to members eg Cotswold Outdoor Company, O.S maps, Ramblers Holidays etc.
You can join the RA here.
Please indicate your local group is: Monklands.


The Ramblers' Association is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales. Company registration no. 4458492. Registered charity, Scotland no. SC039799.

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