Start: June 20, 2019
10:30 am
End: June 20, 2019
12:00 pm

Event Venue

Newtown National Nature Reserve, Town Lane, Newtown, Isle of Wight, PO30 4PA

GPS: 50.718917, -1.4073989999999




A gentle wander through the village of Newtown with tales of the folk who left their mark here.

From Elizabeth I and George Canning, to the infamous Ferguson’s Gang and the Seabroke family in the 20th century, many famous figures from history have had an impact on Newtown.

We’ll also discover the lives of ordinary folk that called Newtown home. Part of the Isle of Wight Walking Festival.

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

For Booking Details Call Call (01983) 531622

Most suitable for adults.

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Meet at Newtown Visitor Point (PO30 4PA, SZ423906).

Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting a bit messy and wear comfy shoes.

If it’s sunny, bring your sunhat, sunglasses and cream. Bring binoculars if you have them.

Mostly flat, even ground although some uneven paths.

Please book a place through the Isle of Wight Walking Festival isleofwightwalkingfestival.co.uk

Fees & Tickets
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue
Free

2 Scheduled Dates

Newtown National Nature Reserve – National Trust

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