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Upcoming Events

Walton Scarecrow Festival

16/09/2017 11:00

Following the huge success of last years Scarecrow Festival we will again host the event this year  over the weekend of the 16th & 17th September.  

Entry forms are available from En Route, Walton Herbs , The New Inn and Cherry Tree Stores. The deadline for entry is the 31st August. Any residence  organisation or business in Walton can enter, it's £5 for residents and £10 for a business or organisation. There are rosettes and prizes for top 3 Scarecrows.

Scarecrow Headquarters will be open in the Village Hall each day from 11am until 4pm, where you can buy your Maps for £2.00, and deposit them later with your vote for your favourite. Why not join us for refreshments in our pop up cafe,  where we will be hosting our popular cake stall throughout the weekend & Prosecco Bar on Sunday afternoon.    Prize giving will be in the Village Hall on Sunday 17th September at 4pm prompt. 

Thank you to our Sponsors DMF (Wakefield) Ltd, En Route Hair & Beauty, Walton Herbs & Ashtree Roofing.  We are once again kindly supported by Walton Parish Council. 

Scarecrow Festival Pie & Pea Supper

16/09/2017 19:30

As part of the scarecrow festival celebrations we're hosting a pie and pea supper.  Saturday 16th September from 7.30pm until late.  The venue is the Village Hall, the price is just £12 a ticket that includes a hot pie n' pea supper, live music and a fully licensed bar. Numbers are restricted and tickets sell out quickly so please buy them soon to avoid being disappointed. Last years event was truly a fabulous evening. Tickets on sale at En Route, Walton Herbs and the New Inn.

Thank you to Walton Parish Council for supporting this event. 


Autumn Litter Pick

07/10/2017 10:00

The Autumn Litter Pick gets under way on Saturday 7th October. Always a successful morning when, working in teams we collect dozens of bags of rubbish from around the Village. Volunteers please meet at the New Inn Car Park at 10am. Hi Viz jackets and Litter picking equipment will be provided. Please ensure that children are accompanied by an adult. 

Bulb Planting in Walton

21/10/2017 10:00

One of the suggestions made back at our very first Coffee Morning back in February 2017 was to plant more flowering spring bulbs.  Calling all green fingered volunteers.... Tentative date TBC


Christmas Lights Switch On 2017

03/12/2017 18:00

Once again 'working for walton' will provide the village with 2 christmas trees. We'll be hosting a big switch on event at the recreation ground with pop up cafe in the village hall. There'll be various entertainment before the big switch on at 6.30pm - don't miss out on this great event!