CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF WELWYN GARDEN CITY IN 2020

Centenary Walk

Walk sign installation continues

A crisp and clear Sunday morning saw two of us out and about on the Centenary Walk circuit, adding additional signage and marking out those places where we there isn’t anywhere to put our arrows.  We need to install new wooden posts in these locations before we can complete the directional signage. However, it was lovely to meet a couple of groups of enthusiastic walkers with their WGC100 Souvenir Guides in their hands, following the map in the centre pages.  We were delighted to get their feedback on the ground, and to help them out with directions.  We have some 20 posts to put in place and we’ve still got to install metal arrows at all the road crossings.  The good news is that all the permissions have been received for the new bridge in the Commons which will link the permissive path on the Gascoyne Cecil estate to the Local Nature Reserve, so that should be going in shortly.  Our walk leaflet, which gives more detail of the walk and the points of interest along the way, is with the printers, and will be available at the City of Trees and Centenary Walk event in the Howard Centre on 14 March.  

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The Centenary Walk Organising Team

David Harrison - Part of Centenary Walk Team

David Harrison

Deborah Kirby - Part of Centenary Walk Team

Deborah Kirby

Jan Kitchin

Jan Kitchin

Clare McIntyre - Part of Centenary Walk Team

Clare McIntyre

Diana Walsh - Part of Centenary Walk Team

Diana Walsh

Pat Wells - Part of Centenary Walk Team

Pat Wells

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