An article on Friends of York Walls is featured in the Dalesman magazine November 2014.

The Dalesman magazine has included a four page article on the Friends of York Walls in its November 2014 issue of the magazine. The article, entitled “A friendship built on solid foundations” is by
Andrew Gallon who meets the group preserving York’s Bar Walls.

The Dalesman is available for £2.80 at retail outlets, by subscription or online purchase.

A scan of the original article is available HERE

Dalesman Cover


On 29th & 30th October Walk the Walls at night – from Bootham Bar to Monk Bar (One Way) open from 6:00pm to 9:00pm as part of the “Illuminating York 2014” festival.

This event is organised by the Friends of York Walls and will give you the opportunity to see night time views of floodlit York Minster from the walls, which are not normally possible. FoYW Guides will be on hand + Book Sales at Bootham Bar.

START at Bootham Bar – ONE WAY ONLY. Last entry 8:45pm. Normal wall walk restrictions apply. Opening subject to weather and safety conditions. Walk at your own risk. All children MUST be accompanied. NO pushchairs.

This event is FREE – no booking necessary. Donations to FoYW would be appreciated to cover expenses.

You can also visit the Richard III Exhibition at the end of your walk (Admission charges apply).