Forthcoming Events

  • Pre-Festival Joint Walk with Ironbridge Festival - Shifnal to Wellington
    Sat, 11 Sep
    Wellington Railway Station, Platform 1
    11 Sep, 07:45 – 17:00
    Wellington Railway Station, Platform 1, Wellington Railway Station, Wellington, Telford TF1 1PY
    A strenuous 20 mile walk via Ironbridge Gorge.
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  • The Tenth Wellington Walking Festival
    The Tenth Wellington Walking Festival
    Mon, 13 Sep
    Wellington
    13 Sep, 08:30 BST – 19 Sep, 16:30 BST
    Wellington, Wellington, Telford, UK
    The full programme has now been published, please register for the separate events below.
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  • 1. Litter Pick in the Wrekin area
    1. Litter Pick in the Wrekin area
    Mon, 13 Sep
    The Wrekin Forest Glen Car Park
    13 Sep, 09:30 – 12:30
    The Wrekin Forest Glen Car Park, Little Wenlock, Telford TF6 5AL, UK
    Join us, along with the Mayor of Wellington, the Telford Street Champions and The Friends of Halfway House, The Wrekin, and The Ercall, to clear litter from the Forest Glen area and the main paths up and around The Wrekin and The Ercall. Booking is not requred for this event, simply turn up.
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  • 2. Bowring Park Walking For Health
    2. Bowring Park Walking For Health
    Mon, 13 Sep
    Wellington
    13 Sep, 09:50 – 11:00
    Wellington, Bowring Park Café, Bowring Park Haygate Road Wellington, Wellington, Telford TF1 1QX, UK
    A grade 2 walk- about 60 minutes. Booking is not required for this event, simply turn up.
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  • 3. Bus Walk - Leighton to Wellington
    Mon, 13 Sep
    Wellington Bus Station
    13 Sep, 10:15 – 16:00
    Wellington Bus Station, The Parade, Wellington.
    An introduction to our West of the Wrekin project, using quiet lanes, field paths and forest tracks.
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  • 4. Apley Walking For Health
    4. Apley Walking For Health
    Mon, 13 Sep
    The Iron Horse Gate, Peregrine Way
    13 Sep, 13:50 – 15:30
    The Iron Horse Gate, Peregrine Way, Peregrine Way, Telford TF1 6TH
    A grade 3 walk - 60 to 90 minutes. Booking is not required for this event, simply turn up.
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  • 5. The Wrekin - The Rough Way
    Tue, 14 Sep
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre
    14 Sep, 10:15 – 17:15
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford TF1 1LX, UK
    A strenuous walk on minor paths, crossing 4 hills of The Wrekin Forest .
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  • 6. Bus Walk and Vineyard Visit
    Tue, 14 Sep
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre
    14 Sep, 10:30 – 16:30
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford TF1 1LX, UK
    Join this flat walk on field paths and lanes followed by a tour and sampling at the vineyard.
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  • 7. Fungus Foray in Apley Woods
    Tue, 14 Sep
    Apley Woods
    14 Sep, 10:30 – 13:00
    Apley Woods, Apley, Telford TF1 6TH, UK
    Join Les Hughes for this easy 2 mile walk, which will take about 2 to 2.5 hours.
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  • 8a. Film - Wellington Orbit presents "Wild"
    14 Sep, 14:30 – 17:00
    Wellington, 1 Station Rd, Wellington, Telford TF1 1BY, UK
    A special Wellington Walking festival Screening of "Wild" - A recently divorced woman, decides to start a new life by hiking along the 1,100 mile-long Pacific Crest Trail.
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  • 8b. Film - Wellington Orbit presents "Wild"
    14 Sep, 19:00 – 21:30
    Wellington, 1 Station Rd, Wellington, Telford TF1 1BY, UK
    A special Wellington Walking festival Screening of "Wild" - A recently divorced woman, decides to start a new life by hiking along the 1,100 mile-long Pacific Crest Trail.
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  • 9. Offa's Dyke Circular
    Wed, 15 Sep
    Wellington Railway Station, Platform 2
    15 Sep, 10:00 – 17:00
    Wellington Railway Station, Platform 2, Station Approach, Wellington, Telford TF1 1PY
    To coincide with Offa’s Dyke 50th birthday, a moderate 10 mile walk, incorporating part of the Offa’s Dyke Path.
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  • 10. The Eco Trail and Garden at Denso
    Wed, 15 Sep
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre
    15 Sep, 10:15 – 15:30
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford TF1 1LX, UK
    A return walk and tour of the Eco Trail and Gardens at DENSO Manufacturing on Hortonwood,
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  • 11. Wellington Walking for Health
    11. Wellington Walking for Health
    Wed, 15 Sep
    Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre
    15 Sep, 13:45 – 15:30
    Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford TF1 1LX
    Choice of 3 graded walks, up to 30, 60, or 90 minutes. Booking is not required for this event, simply turn up.
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  • 12. 10-Mile Walk on the Ways of Wellington
    Thu, 16 Sep
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre
    16 Sep, 10:15 – 15:30
    Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford TF1 1LX, UK
    Using parts of the Telford T50, Hutchison Way , Perry Way and other paths.
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  • 13. Walking With Giants - Wellington Town Tour
    Thu, 16 Sep
    All Saints Parish Church
    16 Sep, 10:30 – 13:00
    All Saints Parish Church, 8 Church St, Wellington, Telford TF1 1AP
    Come and explore Wellington's astonishing international cultural heritage with Marc Petty from Wellington LA21
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  • 14. Wappenshall Wharf Revisited
    16 Sep, 14:00 – 16:00
    Telford, 1 Wappenshall, Telford, TF6 6DE
    Join our friends of Shrewsbury & Newport Canals Trust for a presentation and guided tour of the restoration of this historic Telford landmark.
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  • 15. 10 Hamlets / Villages in 10 miles for the 10thFestival
    Fri, 17 Sep
    Admaston House Overflow Car Park
    17 Sep, 10:00 – 16:00
    Admaston House Overflow Car Park, Off Pemberton Road, Admaston, Telford TF5 0BN
    To celebrate all things 10, visit 10 hamlets / villages over the course of a fairly flat 10 mile walk
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