Walks

What’s On -

Heritage Walk: Central Newbury | 04 August 11:30

A walk taking in the Market Place, Newbury Wharf, Victoria Park, Newbury Lock, Northcroft Lane and the south of Northbrook Street with its alleyways, showing Newbury’s history from the Domesday...

Heritage Walk: Market Place and Cheap Street | 06 August 14:30

Starting in the Market Place, the site of the Guildhall, the stocks and Queen Victoria’s statue, and then following a path towards the railway station, including the site of the...

Heritage Walk: In the Footsteps of Newbury Artists | 13 August 14:30

A guided walk within the mainly pedestrian town centre to see how artists have interpreted Newbury’s buildings and street scenes between the 1780s and the mid-20th century.  In the days...

Heritage Walk: Bartholomew Street and The City | 20 August 14:30

A walk through Newbury’s past led by Phil Wood, taking in Bartholomew Street on the way to The City. Almshouses and breweries, churches and pubs, bombs and burial grounds: tales...

Heritage Walk: Central Newbury | 28 August 14:30

A walk taking in the Market Place, Newbury Wharf, Victoria Park, Newbury Lock, Northcroft Lane and the south of Northbrook Street with its alleyways, showing Newbury’s history from the Domesday...

Heritage Walk: Northbrook Street & Speenhamland | 10 September 14:30

A walk along Northbrook Street to the Clock Tower, to talk about Newbury during the coaching era, and the Speenhamland System.  Along the way it takes in a range of...

Heritage Walk: First Battle of Newbury 1643 | 17 September 14:30

A two hour walk from the Royalist positions on the eve of battle, through ‘no man’s land’ to where parliament gained a foothold on the high ground at Round Hill....

Walk: The First Battle of Newbury | 15 October 14:00

A walk through 4,500 years of history - from the Falkland Memorial along Essex Street, through the royalist and parliamentary positions to the spot where Lord Falkland fell and the...