2017 FOYW Photo Competition

The 2017 Friends of York Walls Photographic Competition closed on 1st May.

Winning entries + runner up entries on display at Fishergate Postern Tower on 17th June and for the remainder of the 2017 FPT Open Days.  [READ MORE HERE]

The winners have now been selected [READ MORE HERE]

Competition Details:  [ READ MORE HERE ]

All photos must be taken either of, or from, the Walls, Clifford’s Tower or Museum Gardens.  … Click here to read more

Walls Walk near Fishergate Postern Tower has now reopened

The WALLS WALK from Fishergate Postern Tower steps to Fishergate Bar steps has now re-opened.

An inspection of Tower 39 ( the tower in the corner adjacent to Fishergate Postern Tower, overlooking the junction of Fishergate and Paragon Street) has revealed that an internal shallow brick arch forming the roof inside the tower is in need of repair and the walkway supported by the brick roof arch across the top of the tower has started to subside.  … Click here to read more

Record Year for Visitor Numbers

Fishergate Postern Tower is now closed for the winter season.  Our next opening will be at York Residents Weekend at the end of January 2017 – see you then.  Watch this space for details nearer the time.

A big thank you to all our volunteers, friends and visitors who have helped to make 2016 a record year for visitors numbers to Fishergate Postern Tower – with just over 8000 visitors recorded over the 24 open days.  … Click here to read more

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