Latest News (June 2022): If you enjoyed our walking festival back in May, then don’t miss the Otley Walking Festival which will be running from Saturday 25th June to Sunday 3rd July 2022! This year we are participating and are offering a free guided walk: The Welcome Way Bingley Loop on Saturday 2nd July.

We will also have two other special history walks in the coming months. On 10th July, join us “on the war path" and discover the hidden gem that is Bingley cemetery. Then on 11th September, we invite you to take part to a free Heritage Open Days guided walk in St Ives Estate led by our residential historian expert Susan Hart.

What is Bingley Walkers are Welcome?

Walkers are Welcome logo - Small SizeBingley Walkers are Welcome was formed in 2015 and we are part of a national network of towns. As well as promoting and encouraging the health benefits of walking, our Walkers are Welcome status help us boosting the local economy by attracting visitors and increasing footfall. You can easily recognise a Walkers are Welcome business when they have displayed the logo on their shop window. Bottom line: We want to encourage you to come and visit Bingley!

Yorkshire is the friendliest place for walkers!

Yes, it's official! There are more Walkers are Welcome towns in Yorkshire than anywhere else in the UK.

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Heritage Open Days Walk at St Ives Estate

Our September walk will be led by Susan Hart who lives on St Ives Estate. She will offer a free…

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Heritage Open Days Walk at St Ives Estate
On the War Path – A Bingley Cemetery & Military History Guided Walk

On the War Path – A Bingley Cemetery & Military History Guided Walk

Why not join us for a gentle stroll from Market Square along the canal to Five Rise Locks and Crossflatts…

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Otley Walking Festival 2022

This long running walking festival is now in its 21st edition! This year there will be almost 50 different walks…

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Otley Walking Festival 2022
Bingley Walking Festival 2022

Bingley Walking Festival 2022

Thank you to everyone who came along to the 5th Bingley Walking Festival on Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May. We…

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