Welcome to Whitchurch Walkers
Walking in and around Whitchurch Shropshire - a Walkers are Welcome town
|Walkers are Welcome Annual Get Together 2023|
Over the weekend of 3rd to 5th November, Whitchurch (Shropshire) hosted the Annual Get Together welcoming people from 18 different towns/villages. 50 people enjoyed a variety of events that weekend. For more details about the weekend, see our write up here.
|2024 Walking Festival|
Save the Dates! Next year's Walking Festival will be held from Friday 10th May to Sunday 12th May.
More details will be published once the programme has been completed.
council rights of way are closing all the footpaths off Greenfoot lane
as from 22/06/23 for public safety reasons whilst work is carried out
on the development in the area. |
There is an alternative for the 1st path on the right 0233/122/ which goes through the cricket ground to the Hatton way. There are no alternatives given for the
other 5 rights of way, including the path that crosses the by-pass, part of our Belton bracer walk.
The closures will remain in place until July for some paths and December for others.
|Whitchurch Walkers awarded a Freedom Fund Grant|
Whitchurch Walkers has been awarded a grant of £250 from the Freedom Fund to promote Whitchurch's status as a Walkers are Welcome town and walking destination. A new leaflet will be out soon and will be distributed to local caravan and camping sites, accommodation providers and the like. The grant will also fund a reprint of the existing leaflet "Discover the Whitchurch Wheel". Malcolm Monie [Chair] and Garry Churchill [Membership Officer] attended an awards ceremony at The Civic Centre on Friday 27th January. Our thanks are due to Garry for putting the bid together.
|10 Walks in and around Whitchurch
The second edition of our acclaimed walks book, fully revised with 22 new photographs and extended to include the Whitchurch Wheel is available from BookShrop in Green End
Stile-free paths around Whitchurch
These are listed on the footpaths page and on the map shown left.
Click map to enlarge.