Related Links & Festival Credits

Other Events…

Several events with outdoor heritage themes take place around the same time as the South Pennines Walk & Ride Festival.

Saltaire Festival (September 10-12):
Heritage Open Days (September 10-13):
TravelWise Week (September 16-22):
Rural Rossendale Foodie Walking Festival (October 3-5):

Key Contacts…

Bradford Council Countryside Service –
Burnley Borough Council –
Calderdale MBC Countryside Service –
Kirklees MBC Countryside Unit –
Lancashire County Council Countryside Service –
Oldham Council –
National Trust –
Pendle Borough Council –
Rochdale MBC –
Rossendale Borough Council –
South Pennines Rail Partnership –
United Utilities –
Yorkshire Water –
Pennine Prospects –

With Thanks…

Pennine Prospects offers grateful thanks to all the individuals and organisations whose members are giving their time and expertise to host events for this festival.

Airedale Partnership • Blackburn & District CTC • Bradford CHA Rambling Club • Brighouse Civic Trust • Bradford Urban Wildlife Group • Calderdale Heritage Walks • Calderdale Long Distance Walkers’ Association • Calderdale Ramblers • Calderdale Saddle Club • Cycle Club Oldham • Denso Marston Nature Reserve • Earby Mines Research Group • Forest of Burnley • Friends of Dales Rail • Gawthorpe Hall • Groundwork Oldham & Rochdale • Hebden Bridge Walkers Are Welcome • Helen’s Heritage Walks • Hollingworth Lake Water Activity Centre • Horses & Ponies Protection Association • Huddersfield Canal Society • Ilkley Civic Society • Kirklees Countryside Volunteers • Let’s Walk Pendle • Littleborough Civic Trust • Mytholmroyd Walkers Are Welcome • National Trust (Hardcastle Crags) • National Trust (Marsden Moor) • Oldham Community Leisure • Oldham Outdoor Pursuits • Oldham Ramblers • Otley Walking Festival • Peak & Northern Footpaths Society • Peak District National Park • Pendle Walking Festival • Penistone Line Partnership • Pennine Binocular & Photographic Supplies • Pole Moor Riding Club • Rochdale Ramblers • Rochdale Canal Society • Rochdale CTC • Rochdale Pioneers Museum • Rochdale Blue Badge Tourist Guides • Rough Stuff Fellowship • RSPB • Saddleworth Civic Trust • Saddleworth Easy Riders • Saddleworth Historical Society • Shaw & Crompton Parish Council • Sue Ryder Care’s Manorlands Hospice • Trans Pennine Cycle Club • Upper Calder Valley Walking Group • Weavers’ Triangle Trust • Wild About Kirklees

Featured Events

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2009 Programme

South Pennines Walk And Ride Festival programme 2009

Download the 2009 programme brochure in PDF format.

A landscape for the future a space for everyone
Pennine ProspectsNorthwest Regional Development AgencyYorkshire ForwardDepartment for Environment, Food and Rural AffairsSouth Pennines LEADER ProgrammeEuropean agricultural fund for regional development

The funding for the Festival and this website is being made available through the South Pennines LEADER programme (Rural Development Programme for England), which is jointly funded by Defra and the European Union, and is managed by Yorkshire Forward in the Yorkshire and Humber region.