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Hit the wall and make a difference - Great Wall of China Trek.
Saturday, 19 September, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, 27 September, 2015 (All day)
Region: West Midlands
is a fantastic five day trek along this magnificent structure, over watch-towers and mountains, through historic battlements and to the top of the ‘Heavenly Ladder’ at Mutianyu. You will place your own brick in a section that is currently being restored, ensuring your imprint is left on the Wall for all time - a very special privilege, unique to Zoë’s Place Coventry. Conquer the twists, turns, steps and slopes of this formidable fortification!
Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge 2015
Sunday, 13 September, 2015 - 09:30
Region: South East
The Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge, a fundraising event to support Rennie Grove Hospice Care, returns on Sunday 13 September for its seventh year! Join us for our own version of the famous national challenge and experience the beautiful scenery along part of the Ridgeway National Trail, taking in Whiteleaf Cross, Coombe Hill and Ivinghoe Beacon.
Midnight Walk 2015
Saturday, 16 May, 2015 - 20:30
Region: East of England
Ahoy there! Join our crew for the pirate-themed Midnight Walk 2015 on Saturday 16th May. Men and Women are invited to walk or run the five, eight or thirteen mile circular routes in support of St Elizabeth Hospice.
Walk the Wilts & Berks Canal
Sunday, 10 May, 2015 - 10:00
Region: South West
This is a charity fund raising event for the restoration of the canal, so there is a £5 registration fee. The route follows foot, cycle and tow paths from Chippenham Town Buttercross to The Bell pub at Lacock NT village, a delightful level walk of about 5 miles. Volunteers will be on hand to give information and offer refreshments, and walkers can either walk back to Chippenham or take a volunteer driven minibus.
Walk This Way 50k
Saturday, 2 May, 2015 - 06:30
Region: South East
A 50km walk between Demelza Hospice Care for Children's Sittingbourne and Eltham hospices.
Isle of Wight Challenge - supporting The Hunger Project
Saturday, 2 May, 2015 - 06:00 to Sunday, 3 May, 2015 - 00:00
Region: LondonSouth EastSouth West
Walk for Health and support The Hunger Project in 2015 by taking on the Isle of Wight Challenge. Kicking off the Isle of Wight Walking Festival 2015, the Isle of Wight Challenge (106, 56 or 32km) follows the stunning coastal path for over 100 km around England’s largest island. Most will walk it at their own pace, some will jog parts of it, and others will run the full 106 km ultra marathon style! Get involved via http://www.thehungerproject.co.uk/getinvolved/isle-of-wight-challenge/
Virgin London Marathon 2015 - Applicants Required
Sunday, 26 April, 2015 (All day)
Region: National
The Donkey Sanctuary are seeking applicants for their five available places in the 2015 Virgin London Marathon.
Rainbow Ramble
Saturday, 25 April, 2015 - 10:00
Region: North West
An 18, 11 or 5 Mile sponsored charity ramble through the Lancashire countryside
St Gemma's Hospice: Bark in the Park
Sunday, 1 March, 2015 - 09:00
Region: Yorkshire and Humber
Doggies of Leeds (and their owners), come join the fun at our ever-popular Sponsored Dog Walk at Temple Newsam or Golden Acre park, all in aid of St Gemma’s Hospice.
Walk Barnsley
Monday, 6 January, 2014 - 09:00 to Monday, 6 April, 2015 - 09:00
Region: Yorkshire and Humber
Team Activ have won a ‘Walk Barnsley’ contract as part of the South Yorkshire Local Sustainable Travel Fund. Funding for the two-year-contract will target businesses and households along the A635 corridor between Town Centre and Hickleton to get more people engaged in walking.