Chess Valley Challenge

Sunday 26 September Variable start times

Challenge yourself, friends and family to walk the 10-mile Chess Valley Way and raise funds for the Trust on this sponsored walking event.  This lovely self-guided walk between Rickmansworth to Chesham is an ideal way of exploring the beautiful Chess Valley. This event takes place during Great Big Green Week, a campaign run by The Climate Coalition. For further information and too book SEE HERE

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Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust
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This project has been part funded by the The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development through the Chilterns LEADER programme. The grant received through this programme has helped make these festivals happen. 


A family owned and run Henley brewer and award-winning pub company which has been at the heart of British life for over 200 years. Many of the company's 132 pubs are located in picturesque rural and town centre settings across The Chilterns.


A membership organisation dedicated to conserving, celebrating and caring for all of the Chilterns’ unique landscape.





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