Would it kill you to say hello on a country walk?


What do you say when you pass someone sauntering along a country path? A hearty hello? Acknowledgement, muttered and grudging? If you reside in Sussex, you’ll be cheerily hailing fellow walkers, runners and cyclists – the fruit of a £35,000 campaign by the South Downs national park authority.

A video showing you how concludes with a stern voiceover: “Hello, thank you, excuse me, that’s all it needs.” Paid greeters also took to the downs with “hello” signs – these people are serious.

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