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Walk #45

Poetry Walk for all ages

Sun 10th Oct, 2021

Number of places remaining:

Grade: Easy

Distance: 2.5 miles (4 km)

Estimated duration: Up to 2 hours
Walk leader: David Ashbee
Organisation: Dursley Welcomes Walkers
Starting point: Market Place, Dursley
Post code of start: GL11 4BN

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Map to start point:

Details of the walk:

This walk will be led by David Ashbee and Emily Wills. It is a leisurely walk with several stops to share poetry writing.

There is additional parking today for this walk in the nearby Community Centre car park.

Special areas of interest:
Ideal for families, this will be led by 2 local but nationally-recognised poets who will help you make notes of things seen on the way that could lead to a poem. The poets will also read a couple of their own poems appropriate to the area.
Additional items you need to bring on this walk:
Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
Please note the following information for this walk:
  • dogs_not_permitted
  • family_friendly

Booking this walk

There are places remaining on this walk. To join this free walk, click on Add walk to basket below. You will then be able to enter the number of places you would like (up to a max of 6).

Our goal is to provide a free walking festival for the local community and visitors to our beautiful countryside. We also work on projects throughout the year to improve access to walking activities.

Only if you are able, please consider making a donation online to allow this to continue in 2024. 

Please note everyone is invited to book, attend and enjoy the festival regardless.