Pennine Way Anniversary Weekend Celebrations

17th April 2015

Pennine Way Weekend Timetable - Moorland Centre: Edale

Organised by the Peak District National Park

Friday 24th April

From 6.30pm at Edale Moorland visitor centre Come along and share Pennine Way experiences with Pennine Wayers and rangers. Food available to buy from Edale Wood Fired Pizza Company.
7pm speakers:
* Mark Wallington ‘Walkies with Boogie’, local author and Pennine Wayer
* Ben Kent ‘My Pennine Way – Why?’, local Pennine Wayer
* Ian Laing ‘The Pennine Way extension’
8.30pm raise a pint of Pennine Way Special beer in The Old Nag’s Head.


Saturday 25th

10am to 4pm at Edale Moorland visitor centre Nature trail activities, local craft workshops and demos including art, felting, coppice woodwork, spinning, and flameless cooking. Find out about the community science bumblebee project. Traditional music from 2pm.

2pm at Edale village hall Join the third annual Spirit of Kinder event. Celebrate the Pennine Way, Kinder Scout and the Dark Peak moors. Traditional singing of The Manchester Rambler led by the Woodcraft Folk. Open forum on future access. Speakers:
* Chris Townsend, BMC’s hill-walking ambassador
* Ann Beedham, Sheffield author and illustrator
* Chris Sainty, former secretary of the Pennine Way Association
* Dave Morris, former director, Ramblers Scotland

2pm Andy Valentine and Band


Sunday 26th
‘Up the Old and Down the New’ 3 Rangers Guided Walks . (5 miles, 9 miles and 11 miles).
Booking essential on 01629 816270.

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