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Join the Peak District Walk!

PUBLISHED: 11:53 14 February 2013 | UPDATED: 22:13 26 February 2013

Join the Peak District Walk!

Join the Peak District Walk!

Enter this year's Peak District Walk to raise money for deserving causes on 28th April

Walkers of all abilities areinvited to take part inJane Tomlinson's Walk for All 'Peak District Walk', held on Sunday 28th April 2013.The challenge will include three different routes the 25-mile Dambuster, the 14-mile Hope and Glory and the 5-mile Mini Trekker - and willtake place during the popular Peak District Walking & Outdoor Festival.


The event is one of the centrepieces of Walk for Alls new Wake Up To Walking campaign a new drive to encourage people to discover the great outdoors in a fun and safe environment - and the scenic courses will take walkers past spectacular sights including the Ladybower Reservoir, the Edale Valley, Jacobs Ladder, The Lords Seat and Mam Tor.


Proceeds from walk entry fees will go to the Jane Tomlinson Appeal the legacy set up in the name of the inspirational fundraiser and campaigner. Walkers are encouraged, however, to choose to raise money for one of the Walks partner charities including Macmillan Cancer Support, Edale Mountain Rescue, Bluebell Wood Childrens Hospice, the Breast Cancer Campaign, Diabetes UK, Heart Research UK, the RSPCA, Sheffield Hospitals and Yorkshire Cancer Research.


Last year's event was hugely-successfuland around 1,000 people took part. The Peak District Walk is once again being staged with the support of Visit Peak District & Derbyshire, the areas official tourist board, and is supported by Northern Rail, the Yorkshire Post, the Peak District National Park Authority and Magic FM.


To sign up for the Peak District Walk go to http://www.forallevents.co.uk/walk-for-all/ Entry fees range from 8 to 20.

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