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Guided Walks for Civic Day

Posted on 5 June 2018 11:12 PM by Kevin Trickett

On Saturday, 16th June, the Society will be offering two free guided walks.

In the morning, starting at 10.30 am, there will be a guided walk of Wood Street. Meet outside the Town Hall.

In the afternoon, there will be a guided walk of the St John's area. Meet by the bus stop outside St John's Church at 2 pm.

Each walk will last approximately 90 minutes.

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Wakefield Walking Week - Guided walk of Wood Street.

Posted on 15 May 2018 06:32 PM by Kevin Trickett

On Wednesday, 23rd May, we shall be offering a free guided walk of the Wood Street area as part of Wakefield Walking Week. This is a free event.

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Guided Walk of Wood Street and Tour of Wakefield's Town and County Halls

Posted on 14 February 2018 04:14 PM by Kevin Trickett

Join Wakefield Civic Society for a guided walk around Wood Street and/or a tour of the city's Town and County Halls.

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Guided walk of Wood Street.

Posted on 31 July 2017 10:39 AM by Kevin Trickett

Join us once again for a guided walk to discover the history and architecture of one of Wakefield's most important streets. The walk will leave from outside Wakefield Town Hall in Wood Street at 2 pm and will last around one and a half to two hours.

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Walking Tour of Wakefield

Posted on 12 January 2016 06:24 PM by Kevin Trickett

As part of our contribution to the annual Festival of Food Drink and Rhubarb in February, the Society is offering the opportunity to learn something of Wakefield's history and architecture through a talk and guided walk on Friday afternoon, 19th February, starting at 1.00 pm.

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Heritage Open Days

Posted on 23 August 2015 12:00 AM by Kevin Trickett

As part of its contribution to the National Heritage Open Days event from 10th 13th September this year, the Society has arranged two guided walks - one at Thornes Park and one around the city centre. 

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