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Walkers are Welcome is a U.K. wide, community led network of accredited towns whose purpose is to develop and promote walking in areas with something different to offer.

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Wellington help a visitor from Canada follow his grandfather’s footsteps

Wellington help a visitor from Canada follow  his grandfather’s footsteps

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Wellington Walkers are Welcome were contacted via their website by Terry from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. Malcolm, one of their committee … Read More

Shotley Open Spacers on Eggheads

Shotley Open Spacers on Eggheads

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Shotley Open Spacers are competing on Eggheads on Tuesday 19th March 1800hrs. Walkers are Welcome gets a mention. See how … Read More

Stocksbridge Walkers: by Royal Appointment – Walkers are Welcome wins a Duke of York’s Community Initiative Award

Stocksbridge Walkers: by Royal Appointment - Walkers are Welcome wins a Duke of York's Community Initiative Award

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Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome (SWaW) have won one of the coveted 2019 Duke of York’s Community Initiative (DoYCI) Awards. The … Read More

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Upcoming Events

Boroughbridge Walking Festival

Boroughbridge Walking Festival

April 19, 2019 – April 22, 2019
Contact: Linda | Email: info@boroughbridgewalks.org |

Boroughbridge Easter Walking Festival will be held from the 19th to 22nd April 2019.
Join us for some interesting walks around the delightful historic town of Boroughbridge the home of The Yorkshire Vet and new for 2019, our 17 mile Round River Challenge Walk.
Visit our website for further details.

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Chepstow Walking Festival 24th – 28th April 2019

Chepstow Walking Festival 24th - 28th April 2019

April 24, 2019 9:30 AM – April 28, 2019
Contact: Helen Kenneally | Email: chepstowwaw@hotmail.co.uk | Phone: 07760195320 |

A programme of 35 guided walks and several fringe events stretching across the border of Wales and England exploring the rich heritage and beautiful landscape of the Lower Wye Valley and beyond.
For full programme and details on how to book visit www.walksinchepstow.co.uk

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Alton Walking Festival

Alton Walking Festival

May 1, 2019 – May 31, 2019
Contact: Natalie Beckell | Email: community@alton.gov.uk | Phone: 0142083986 |

Building upon the success of last year’s month long Walking Festival, Alton is once again staging its 2019 event throughout the entire month of May. The free programme of walks led by volunteer guides and supported by Alton Town Council will entice even more people to get out there and take in some of the best views available in Hampshire.

Please visit our website for full descriptions of each walk.

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