What’s On

During this time of uncertainty surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Please check with event organisers the current position of planned events.

On The War Path

On The War Path

July 10, 2022 10:00 AM - July 10, 2022 12:00 PM
Contact: Christine McCabe | Email: christine.mccabe@intamail.com | Phone: +441274496675 |

On the War Path: Bingley WaW:

A gentle stroll to Five Rise Locks returning to Bingley via the hidden gem that is Bingley Cemetery.

The war graves in Bingley Cemetery are tended by the ladies of Bingley Bloomers, part of 5 Rise Frocks WI. Jean Robinson, President is also a Commonwealth War Graves Volunteer, she will give us an insight into the history of just a few of the war heroes. 

Visit Website

Westmorland Dales Day

Westmorland Dales Day

July 31, 2022 10:00 AM - July 31, 2022
Contact: Ann Sandell | Email: ann@annsandell.com | Phone: 01768371976 |

Westmorland Dales Day,  celebrates the extension of the Yorkshire Dales National Park encompassing the beauty of Westmorland.

There will be 3 walks by Kirkby Stephen W& District Walkers are Welcome: Kirkby Stephen history of pubs, inns and breweries,  Kirkby Stephen & Wharton Geology Walk 4.5 miles and Fox Tower and Mound Ida 4 miles.

Places limited and booking recommended.

For full details see website 


Visit Website

White Cliffs Walking Festival 2022

White Cliffs Walking Festival 2022

August 25, 2022 - August 30, 2022
Contact: Kim Pye | Email: kimmpye8@gmail.com |

Our Festival will showcase the scenic delights, history and natural history of our area through a variety of walks suitable for all ages and abilities. Walks will vary in length, ranging from easy short walks to more demanding longer walks, with a number of guided visits to places of interest. Most walks will be free of charge: we welcome donations.


Visit Website

Bradford on Avon's 10th Walking Festival

Bradford on Avon’s 10th Walking Festival

September 2, 2022 8:30 AM - September 4, 2022 5:00 PM
Contact: Richard Craft | Email: richardcraft@talktalk.net | Phone: 01225866601 |

Our 10th Walking Festival has 17 great walks to tempt you to explore this lovely corner of West Wiltshire and into Somerset. A number of walks will be on an ''architectural" theme, celebrating our rich, historical heritage.

There'll be a wide variety of walks to suit all abilities ranging from 1.5 miles to 14 miles, all day hikes, half day walks and short guided tours.


Visit Website

Bollington Walking Festival 2022

Bollington Walking Festival 2022

September 10, 2022 - September 18, 2022
Contact: Rebecca Lea | Email: info@bridgendcentre.org.uk | Phone: 01625576311 |

Join us in the beautiful town of Bollington on the edge of the Peak District for nine days of walks and related events, all of which celebrate getting outdoors in this lovely area. We have over 30 walks of varying difficulty, length and terrain on offer during the event covering moorland, mountains, fields and dales.


Visit Website

Wellington Walking Festival

Wellington Walking Festival

September 12, 2022 - September 18, 2022
Contact: Naomi J Wrighton | Email: info@wellingtonwalkersarewelcome.org.uk | Phone: 07758725354 |

Full details to follow later, but these are the dates. See the Festival Page on our website in due course. We are planning our usual mix of leisurely special interest events, serious walks and old and new events. We know we will be doing the whole of the Telford  T50 50 mile trail in 4 walks and many favourites will be back.


Visit Website

Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival: 23rd to 25th September 2022

Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival: 23rd to 25th September 2022

September 23, 2022 9:00 AM - September 25, 2022 5:00 PM
Contact: Harry | Email: rosswalkingfestival@outlook.com |

Last weekend in September, we’d love to see you for the Ross annual Walking Festival.  A mix of special interest walks, off the beaten track, varied habitats and panoramic views.  All based around our quirky little market town perched high above the great horseshoe bends of the River Wye.  A great base for exploring more widely.  The programme will be published on our website from 1 April 2022

Llandysul and Pont-Tyweli Walking Weekend 2022

Llandysul and Pont-Tyweli Walking Weekend 2022

September 23, 2022 - September 25, 2022
Contact: Ann Jones | Email: info@dolenteifi.org.uk | Phone: 01559362403 |

We have 7 walks in our programme this year exploring the Teifi Valley landscape, including a walk on private land up to the iron age hillfort, which overlooks Llandysul. There is also a walk for children and a town history walk. Walks vary in length from 5 miles to 9 miles. We will also enjoy an evening of Bingo and BBQ to get to know each other.  See the website for full details.


Visit Website

Holmfirth Walking Festival

Holmfirth Walking Festival

September 30, 2022 - October 2, 2022
Contact: John Ingham | Email: holmfirthhikes@gmail.com |

A weekend of walks and events for all ages in the beautiful Holme Valley.

walkers are welcome logo

Company registered office in England & Wales No. 9582967 - Registered office:
26 Birkbeck Gardens, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4TH

© 2020 Walkers Are Welcome. All Rights Reserved