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The Great British Dog Walk

Foxbury National Trust, Hampshire, Sunday 24 October 2021

Take part in a fun-filled sponsored walk that transforms the lives of deaf people. It is a great way to safely explore a stunning location with your friends and family (with or without a dog!) and help deaf people to leave loneliness behind.

If you can't make this walk we also have a virtual walk option – which you can do anywhere you like.

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Where?

Foxbury National Trust,
Hampshire, SO51 6AQ

When?

Sunday 24 October
Start times from 10.30am to 1.30pm

Price?

£10 per adult, includes a
free dog bandana!

Goodies?

Free dog bandana, walker certificate and
activity pack to take on your walk

Online tickets only

Get walking quickly
when you arrive

Staggered starts

To keep you safe, with no limit
on the size of your group


Get sponsored and let us say thank you!

We love our fundraising superstars! Could you be one? If you choose to get sponsored for your walk here’s what we’ll send you in return:


Supported by Specsavers audiologists


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Foxbury National Trust: the important details

When: Sunday 24 October 2021

Where: National Trust Foxbury, Half Moon Car Park, Black Hill Road, West Wellow, Hampshire SO51 6AQ

Walk start time: Walk start times available from 10.30 am to 1.30 pm. You will be able to choose your timeslot when booking.*

Cost: Adults: £10 online, Children (under 16): free

Distance: Shorter 3.5km family-friendly walk OR Longer 6 km scenic walk

Minimum Sponsorship: No minimum sponsorship but if you raise £25 or more you'll receive a Hearing Dog wristband. Raise £50 or more and you'll receive an exclusive Great British Dog Walk mug or, if you raise £100 or more you'll receive free puppy sponsorship!

Terrain: All-weather gravel tracks. Considered buggy and wheelchair accessible, but can be bumpy with one moderate incline. Common land has open and shaded parts.

Parking: Parking is avaliable and free.

More: Foxbury is a 150 hectare area of conservation on the edge of East Wellow and adjacent to our Bramshaw Commons. Acquired in 2005 through Grantscape funding, the site which was once a commercial conifer plantation is gradually being returned to the heathland habitat it once was. This is a gated part of the forest, and is only avaliable with a ticket so it will be an exclusive for GBDW walkers.

Other Facilities: Toilets


Because of the number of dogs expected, we do ask that dogs are kept on lead for the duration of the walk.

*Please note we are taking advance bookings online only. We will not be taking bookings on the day.

The Virtual Great British Dog Walk

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Can’t make a walk but still want to take part?

You can do your own sponsored walk – anywhere you’d like – by signing up for the Virtual Great British Walk. Simply walk your chosen distance with (or without) your dog and raise funds to help deaf people leave loneliness behind.

Sign up for the Virtual Great British Dog Walk

A great day out for all the family!

When you walk, you help people like Jocelyne… 

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My hearing dog Kennedy does so much more than alert me to sounds. He gives me great confidence and independence, not only at home but also out and about, and he brings me so much happiness. He truly is a life-changer!
– Jocelyne and Kennedy 

 

Please take part in the Great British Dog Walk and help more deaf people like Jocelyne to leave loneliness behind. 

The event organiser!

For more information about this walk please contact the event organiser using the details below.

See all our Great British Dog Walk locations here


Supported by Specsavers audiologists