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BAILDON NEWS

BAILDON NEWS

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* WORKING TOWARDS A LITTER-FREE BAILDON. Local residents in Baildon have set themselves to rid Baildon of litter. In total … Read More

Lady Anne’s Way

Lady Anne's Way

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Kirkby Stephen & District Walkers are Welcome are working with their town council and sculptor Diane Lawrenson to raise funding … Read More

Whitchurch, Hampshire has great buses for walking!

Whitchurch, Hampshire has great buses for walking!

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Last Tuesday, Whitchurch Walkers are Welcome volunteers were delighted to welcome the management team from Stagecoach (South) to the town, … Read More

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Chepstow Walking Festival

Chepstow Walking Festival

April 4, 2018 – April 8, 2018
Contact: Helen Kenneally | Email: chepstowwaw@hotmail.co.uk | Phone: 01291641856 |

Firmly established on the walker’s calendar, this popular festival brings something new to those who live locally or are visitors to the area. By joining a walk led by an experienced walk leader, a landscape that you thought of as familiar will be rediscovered.

Walks vary in length 3 – 15 miles with something to suit most abilities.

£5 per walk or buy Supersaver ticket at £15 which allows you to join as many walks as you wish.

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Kington Spring Walking Weekend

Kington Spring Walking Weekend

April 20, 2018 – April 22, 2018
Contact: Helen Yeoman | Email: info@kingtonwalks.org | Phone: 07552087786 |

Due to the success and popularity of our main walking festival in September, Kington is now offering a spring walking weekend. Join knowledgeable walk leaders for a two-day walk along Offa’s Dyke from Hay on Wye to Knighton and discover the raw beauty of the Welsh Marches in spring;  discover apple orchards, wild bluebells, local gardens in bloom, nature walks to wildlife reserves and England’s highest golf course. Check out our website – spaces are filling up

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Newton Stewart Walking Festival

Newton Stewart Walking Festival

May 11, 2018 7:00 AM – May 17, 2018 6:00 PM
Contact: Booking line | Phone: 07421312056 |

Join us for the 16th Newton Stewart Walking Festival, which offers a week long programme of 30 guided walks exploring the wild hills, rugged coastline, rolling countryside and dark skies of Galloway, South West Scotland.

All walks are led by knowledgeable local guides and range from pleasant 5 mile rambles through attractive woodland and along unspoilt coastline to 16 mile mountain adventures exploring the wildest corners of the Galloway Hills.

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