Walk for Parkinson's - Welford Park 2018
Join us for our Walk for Parkinson's around the beautiful Welford Park.
In 2017 all of our lovely Welford Park walkers helped us to raise an amazing £11,780! Thank you all so much and let's see if we can do even better in 2018!
2018 event details
- Start and finish: Welford Park, Welford, Newbury RG20 8HX
- Minimum sponsorship: £50 suggested
- Registration fee: £10 for adults and £5 for under 16s
- Registration opens: 09.30am
- Start time: 10.00am
- Route: 2.5 miles and 6.5 miles
There are two circular routes to choose from: a 2.5 mile walk or a more challenging 6.5 mile walk, around the beautiful Welford Park Estate, home of the Great British Bake Off.
During the walk you will cross the River Lambourn, climb the hill to see the impressive cricket pitch and explore the wonderful woodland, before crossing the fields and taking in the lovely views of the surrounding countryside.
What you'll receive
Take part in a Walk for Parkinson’s in 2018 and help raise vital funds for people affected by Parkinson’s. Every step will take us closer to a cure.
All our walkers will receive the best support from us, including:
- A Walk for Parkinson's T-shirt
- Fundraising advice, including a fundraising pack
- Support with your training
- A finisher's medal
Dogs: Dogs are more than welcome on the walk; please keep them on leads throughout.
Accessibility: This is a rural walk so some sections will be on muddy, uneven terrain and include hills and slight inclines. We strongly recommend you wear sturdy and waterproof footwear with good grip.
Toilets: Portable toilets are available at the start/finish point. Please be aware that there are no toilets on either of the routes.
Car parking: Parking is available outside the farm buildings. There will be signs to direct you to the parking and registration area and a marshal to assist you with parking.
Refreshments: Please ensure you bring a drink and snack or light lunch with you. There will be a light refreshment point on the 6.5 mile route only, at approximately the halfway point.
Walk packs: which include your walk T-shirt and number will be sent out 2 weeks prior to the walk.
Registration: On-the-day registration will be available but will be cash only and will cost £15 for adults and £7.50 for under 16s.
If you have any questions regarding this walk please phone 020 7963 3912 or email [email protected]
Create your fundraising page
Make a fundraising page with JustGiving, then share it with friends and family. The money you raise will help us find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's.