After Offa Family Story Walks

We followed routes that allowed us to retell in site many local stories we had been told  -and of course participants added more as we walked. Lots of people of all ages came.

February 13th Family Winter Warmer Story -Chirk Bank to Offa's Dyke, Bronygarth

Helen tells of Arthur Forster, the last lengthsman on the Shropshire Union Canal –and how he got through Chirk Tunnel pulling his punt. Photo Will Anderson

April 10th Spring in your Step - Up Hill and Down Dyke: Selattyn Hill to Bronygarth

Tales of trees on Offas Dyke. Photo Ali Quarrell

The end is in sight. Looking down along the Dyke, Bronygarth below and Chirk Castle overlooking it all. Photo Will Anderson

July 2nd Carreg y Big Picnic 3 walks

12.00 from Oswestry Old Racecourse Celebrate Offas Dyke Path's 40th birthday with National Trail Officer Rob Dingle

1.00 Craignant to Carreg-y-big with Shropshire Way officer Peter Dunhill and local historian Mark Williams

1.30 Family Story Walk from Carreg-y-Big farm to the Carreg-y-big Stone

At the stone of Disputes. Photo Helen East

September 11th Sycharth and surrounds  Storywalk (Llansilin). Glyndwr (much abbreviated).

Over the style to Owain Glyndwr's mound. PhotoAbigail Jones.

11th December Cottage to Castle Bronygarth to Chirk Castle.

Along the old path past the 'Gap OF The Graves. Photo Will Anderson.

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