Planning is well underway for the fifth annual High Weald Walking Festival, so we wanted to send a reminder of the dates for your diaries. Keep your eyes peeled for another exciting announcement next month at www.highwealdwalks.org!
About the Festival Experience the spectacular High Weald landscape in all its autumnal glory with an exciting programme of guided and self-guided walks, completely FREE OF CHARGE.
As always there will be something for every age and ability, and we're aiming to add even more family-friendly walks this year. Please do share this email far and wide so we can get as many people involved as possible here to edit.
On Wednesday 18th May at 14:30 in Goudhurst Parish Hall Michael Smith, an authority on Polar exploration will present his second talk on the Polar explorer Captain Francis Crozier.
Captain Francis Crozier was a major figure in 19th century Polar exploration, sailing on six voyages. He assumed command of Franklin's tragic Arctic expedition and led the desperate attempts to escape.