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Walkers Are Welcome Liskeard stall big draw at town’s community fair

Walkers Are Welcome Liskeard stall big draw at town's community fair

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Liskeard Spring Community Fair saw the Town Hall packed with stalls representing local charities, voluntary organisations and community groups, with … Read More

Hardy walkers celebrate Fifth Anniversary of the Caradon Trail

Hardy walkers celebrate Fifth Anniversary of the Caradon Trail

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Despite the poor weather conditions, a hardy band of walkers celebrated the 5th Anniversary of the opening of the Caradon … Read More

SNAITH HEALTH TRAIL LAUNCHED

SNAITH HEALTH TRAIL LAUNCHED

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In partnership with Snaith & Rawcliffe Medical Group, The Walkers Are Welcome Group has launched a Health Trail in Snaith, … Read More

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Walkers Are Welcome event included in Bodmin Moor Poetry Festival 26 May

Walkers Are Welcome event included in Bodmin Moor Poetry Festival 26 May

May 26, 2018 10:30 AM – May 26, 2018
Contact: Brian Oldham | Email: contactbrian@btinternet.com | Phone: 01579349148 |

Brian Oldham of Walkers Are Welcome Liskeard will lead a walk combining history and the poetry provided by the students from Falmouth University. 

This FREE event is open to the public and departs Cheesewring Farm, on the Minions to Henwood road, (parking on site) about 10.45am, returning by 12.45pm. Sites visited will include Cheesewring Quarry, Rillaton Barrow and the Prince of Wales mine buildings.

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Elham Valley Walking Festival

Elham Valley Walking Festival

June 2, 2018 – June 3, 2018
Contact: Peter Corkill | Email: petercorkill@gmail.com | Phone: 01303840269 |

Set here in the beautiful Kent Downs, our walks range in distance from one to twenty-three miles and include visits to vineyards, exquisite gardens, charming villages, special woodlands, a fun walk for children and the challenging Elham Valley Way.

This year we extend to all participants an invitation to join us at the end of each day for a wind-down and social event: refreshment provided!

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Corsham Walking Festival

Corsham Walking Festival

June 8, 2018 – June 10, 2018
Contact: Barry Cox |

Visit this historic Wiltshire market town on the fringe of the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty where Corsham Court’s peacocks wander the streets.
On this our 5th Walking Festival we have twenty-three walks for all abilities and interests exploring the local and surrounding picturesque rolling countryside on paths dating back to Roman times.
There is also a Saturday evening quiz and buffet, a favourite of past Festivals.

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