England Coast Path to be completed by 2020

A couple walking the South West Coast Path near Ringstead Bay in Dorset

A couple walking the South West Coast Path near Ringstead Bay in Dorset

The Government has brought the date of completion for the England Coast Path forward to 2020. The promised additional funding will mean that walking around the UK's coastline will be possible sooner than expected.

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