Walkers are Welcome Towns by Name
Accredited since: 2015
Members of Loftus WaW participate in weekly health walks normally of 90 mins. duration departing from the Library
A major part of the volunteer effort is in working directly with maintenance staff from the North York Moors National Park and local Authority in path way restoration . Major works have included complete bridge replacements.
The group have produced 4 walking leaflets providing information on Geology , early industry relating to Alum extraction and processing, Ironstone mining and Monastic history.
Our Secretary and Committee member Harry and Kath Waring received Loftus Town Councils Citizen of the Year award for 2018 in recognition of their steadfast work in improving the path ways around the Parish and for their contribution to the weekly health walk initiative