Community groups across York are working together to stage the first ever York Walls Festival, on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th August, 2018. Volunteers from the Red Tower group and Friends of York Walls, supported by Jorvik and City of York Council, are looking forward to celebrating and promoting this much-loved attraction.… Click here to read more
Please help The Friends of York Walls to pay for the installation of electrical sockets and new lighting inside Fishergate Postern Tower, a part of York’s famous City Walls. Please donate anything, however small, via the Justgiving Link Here and help us to improve the facilities inside the tower. … Click here to read more
Fishergate Postern Tower – Next OPEN on 17th February
The next FPT “open day” of our new 2018 season will be at the “York Viking Festival Weekend” on Saturday 17th February. The tower is FREE ENTRY to everyone – although a small donation would be welcome !… Click here to read more
The Friends of York Walls wish “Seasons Greetings” to all our volunteers, friends, supporters and followers.
The next planned activity will be the first 2018 opening of Fishergate Postern Tower at the York Residents Weekend at the end of January. Watch this space for further details of this and our other plans for 2018.… Click here to read more
THIS EVENT HAS NOW FINISHED
On Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd November 2017 – Take “A Walk In The Dark” – To discover York in a new light ! This is a rare opportunity to Walk the City Walls at night. … Click here to read more
Wednesday 1st November and Thursday 2nd November, open from 6pm to 8pm – A rare opportunity to walk along Yorks historic City Walls after the sun goes down and to see the city and Minster in a new light!
Friends of York Walls volunteers will be opening up the Walls for a “Walk In The Dark” starting at Bootham Bar going (one direction) to Monk Bar. … Click here to read more