3 walks: Thur 29th 6pm, Sat 1st & Sun 2nd 2pm, £2
Sunday 2nd July 2023 | Saturday 1st July 2023 | Thursday 29th June 2023 |


Stockton Heath Heritage Walk

3 walks, 6pm and 2pm, Stockton Heath, £2

Stockton Heath Heritage Walk – Sorry, tickets are sold out, please book another event

Hear about the village’s history from its earliest days before the Romans to the village as it looks now. Stroll through Stockton Heath for around 90 minutes each walk, and see where battles were fought, how people lived, worked, shopped, prayed and travelled.

Please note that these walks are popular, often sell out, and early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

  • First walk: Thursday 29th June at 6pm. SOLD OUT
  • Second walk: Saturday 1st July at 2pm (meet outside the London Bridge pub).* SOLD OUT
  • Third walk: Sunday 2nd July at 2pm. SOLD OUT

There is a choice of two guided walks (one north and one to the south of Stockton Heath):

South walk – A new walk in the south of Stockton Heath.

North Walk – Stockton Heath, north of the Bridgewater Canal (repeating the popular sold-out walk from 2022). Meet outside Alexandra Park café.

How to book for the walks

There is a £2 charge per person per walk. Places are limited and you need to pick up a ticket, subject to availability:

Either from the Festival Box Office open every Friday and Saturday from Friday 9th June until Saturday 24th June (inclusive) from 10am to 1pm only. 

Or from the Information Tent (sponsored by Priestley College) on the Festival Field from Friday 30th June, from 12 noon

Please wear comfortable clothing and footwear. These walks are suitable for all ages, children under 12 are free but must be accompanied by an adult.

*Please note the South walk will go up Red Lane past Hill Cliffe Baptist Church which will require you to be reasonably mobile.


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