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Walk for Life

11 October

Covid-19 Update – Event Postponement

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We are continuing to follow government guidance around the holding of mass participation events. Walk for Life will no longer be taking place on Sunday 17th May, it will be postponed until its new date on Sunday 11th October 2020.

All those already registered for the event will be transferred to the new date automatically and information will be coming out directly to them.

To read our latest updates and guidance on how we are responding to the Coronavirus outbreak, please visit

Please watch this space for more information about the new event date!

Walk for Life 2020 FAQ’s

Following recent government guidance regarding events in the UK, we have made the difficult decision to postpone this year’s Walk for Life with the new event date being Sunday 11th October 2020.

What happens to my place now the event is postponed?

Your place will automatically transfer into the new date. You do not need to do anything, we will send out further communications to you in the coming months.

What is the new date?

Sunday 11th October 2020

Can my friends and family still register for the new event date – Sunday 11th October 2020?

Yes of course. You can register on our website:

I am volunteering for Walk for Life, what happens now?

If you are still willing to volunteer for the new event date, then all your details will be transferred. If you cannot make the new date or would like to withdraw your application then please contact

Can I get a refund as the event is postponed?

No refunds are available.

What if I can’t make the new event date?

Unfortunately, refunds are not available. To discuss other options please contact

Can I transfer to another event, if I cannot make the new event date?

Unfortunately due to the current situation we are unable to offer transfers to other events.

To discuss further please contact

I can't find an answer to my question, what do I do?

If your question has not been answered, you can email us at

Key information
Date: Sunday 11th October 2020
Time: All day
Location: Paper Mill Lock OR Heybridge basin to Chelmsford
Early bird tickets: £20 for Adults and £8 for Under 18's
On the day tickets: £25 for Adults and £12.50 for Under 18's


JustGiving is a super simple way fundraise! Simply create your profile, link to our Walk for Life 2020 page, and share with friends and family to start raising money for Farleigh Hospice. Click the button below to visit our Walk for Life 2020 JustGiving page.


if you've got any questions about JustGiving, Fundraising, or Walk for Life 2020 simply get in touch with our Events Team by calling 01245 457355 or by emailing