Borough Council of Wellingborough

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Events

Events for 01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017

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New Ladies Only Outdoor CoreFit Circuits Class

  • Date: 06 June 2016 - 24 May 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: Stanwick Lakes
  • Time: 19:15 - 20:00
  • Cost: £20 for 10 sessions

This class is part of the This Girl Can nationwide campaign developed by Sport England and aims to get women and girls moving, regardless of shape, size and ability.

The project has been launched following a successful bid from #NorthantsGirlsCan through Northamptonshire Sport, which aims to support groups to engage and provide regular and sustained sport and physical activity opportunities for women aged 25 years and above.
These sessions are aimed a ladies who want to get safely back into physical activity and will focus on whole body movements to create a foundation that can be applied in any sport. Sessions will cater for all levels of current ability.
The weekly sessions will start on Monday 6 June.
19:15 to 20:00 at Stanwick Lakes visitor Centre – NN9 6GY
£20 for block of 10 sessions (non refundable) – car park charges also apply.
Spaces are limited so please contact me to guarantee your place.
Contact Heather Watts by text on 07775 796183 or email hwatts09@hotmail.co.uk

Beginners Jogging Group – Monday at Stanwick Lakes

  • Date: 19 April 2017 - 19 May 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: 34
  • Time: 18:00 - 19:00
  • Cost: Free

Friendly jogging group invites beginners and improvers to come and join us on a Monday evening at Stanwick Lakes.



Beginners
Couch to 5k in 10-12 weeks start Monday 6 June
Stanwick Lakes Visitor Centre – NN9 6GY
Time 17:45 (for 18:00 start) to 19:00
Cost : FREE (car park charges apply)
Improvers
Welcome to join existing group any time
Stanwick Lakes Visitor Centre – NN9 6GY
Time: 17:45 (for 18:00 start) to 19:00
Cost : FREE (car park charges apply)
Contact Heather Watts by text on 07775 796183 or email hwatts09@hotmail.co.uk

International Waendel Walk - Friday Opening Parade and Walks

  • Date: 12 May 2017
  • Location: Castle Theatre
  • Time: 18:00 - 19:00
  • Cost: £1 per person

The Waendel Walk Opening Parade will take place on Friday 12 May, starting at 18:00pm. The Parade begins at Castle Theatre and will mark the start of the Night Friendship Walks

During the Waendel Walk Opening Parade, members of the Wellingborough Scouts will be bearing the IML Flags of Nations, along with a marching band and other local community associations and uniformed groups. Walkers are encouraged to join the Parade and complete either the 5km or 10km Friendship Walks.

This year the Friday Friendship walks will be offering another added activity...

This children's heritage trail is returning for the 2017 Waendel Walk.  You can obtain a free Simba trail booklet when you sign up for the 5km Friendship Walk during Friday's event. Discover interesting facts about Wellingborough's past and collect Simba's mascots to earn a limited edition Waendel Simba Heritage Medal! 

Crafts at the Castle Theatre

  • Date: 13 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
  • Every day
  • Location: Castle Theatre
  • Time: 12:00 - 18:00
  • Cost: Free admission

HillCrest events will be hosting a Craft Fair to coincide with the International Waendel Walk Weekend

HillCrest Events  pleased to be hosting the craft marquee at The Castle Theatre in Wellingborough. This event is running on the same weekend as the Waendel Walk which starts and finishes from the Castle Theatre.

For any more details please contact: hillcrestevents2@gmail.com

International Waendel Walk Weekend 2017

  • Date: 13 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
  • Every day
  • Location: Castle Theatre
  • Time: 07:00 - 12:00
  • Cost: £7 per adult and £5 per child

The Waendel Walk is set to take place from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 May, featuring improved routes with choices from 5, 10, 15, 25 and 42km for walkers of all ages

The event is held at Castle Theatre, Wellingborough and a host of free entertainment will be provided during the weekend.

Our online booking system is open until Thursday 11th May at www.castletheatre.co.uk/waendel. Alternatively you can also register on the day at the Castle Theatre.

Why not use your opportunity to take part in the Waendel Walk and get out and explore the fantastic scenery and culture in Northamptonshire. As a non- competitive event open to everyone, the walks really are open to all ages.

Every walker who completes their chosen route on Saturday or Sunday will be able to purchase a medal or pin. To qualify for a two day medal you must complete the same distance on both days

Saturday Routes:-

  • 5km Waendel Walk (3 miles). Start Time 10:00am and Latest Start Time is 12 Noon.
  • 10km Waendel Walk (6 miles). Start Time is 09:30am and Latest Start Time is 12 Noon.
  • 15km Waendel Walk (9 miles). Start Time is 09:00am and Latest Start Time is 12 Noon.
  • 25km Waendel Walk (16 miles) all road. Start Time is 08:00am and Latest Start Time is 11am.
  • 25km Waendel Walk (16 miles) field and track. Start Time is 08:00am and Latest Start Time is 11am.
  • 42km Waendel Walk all road route (26 miles). Start Time is 07:00am and Latest Start Time is 09:00am. 
  • 42km Waendel Walk Field and Track (26 miles). Start Time is 07:00 and Latest Start Time is 09:00am.

Sunday Routes:-

5km Waendel Walk (3 miles). Start Time 10:00am and Latest Start Time is 12 Noon.
  • 10km Waendel Walk (6 miles). Start Time is 09:30am and Latest Start Time is 12 Noon.
  • 15km Waendel Walk (9 miles). Start Time is 09:00am and Latest Start Time is 12 Noon.
  • 25km Waendel Walk (16 miles) Track and Field. Start Time is 08:00am and Latest Start Time is 11am.
  • 25km Waendel Walk (16 miles) all road. Start Time is 08:00am and Latest Start Time is 11am.
  • 42km Waendel Walk all road route (26 miles). Start Time is 07:00am and Latest Start Time is 9am.
  • 42km Waendel Walk field and track (26 miles). Start Time is 07:00am and Latest Start Time is 9am.
  • 42km Waendel Walk field and track (26 miles). Start Time is 07:00am and Latest Start Time is 9am.
  • 42km Waendel Walk field and track (26 miles). Start Time is 07:00am and Latest Start Time is 9am.

All routes are different on each day, but start and finish from Castle theatre.

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