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Gentle walks around the town centre with a friendly group.

Every Wednesday, the group meet at the United Church, East Street, Bridport for a 20 to 40 minute health walk (mainly flat firm surfaces, might include gentle slopes)

There is also a health walk on the first and third Thursday of the month starting at 9:45am, at the United Church, for a 60 minute walk which may include moderate slopes, steps and uneven surfaces.

Walkers and leaders socialise nearby after the Wednesday and Thursday walks at a cafe or coffee morning.

Dogs on a discretionary basis, please get in touch with the local contact before attending. Please do not attend during adverse weather conditions.


Timetable of walks

Meeting place Day Time
Bridport United Church, East Street, DT6 3LJ Every Wednesday 9:45am (20 to 40 minute walks)
  First Wednesday of the month 9:45am (less than 30 minute walk)
  First and third Thursday of the month 9:45am (60 minute walk)


Key information

  • walks are free!
  • no need to book, just turn up
  • risk assessed routes with trained walk leaders
  • the friendly walkers and leaders socialise nearby after the walks (free or reasonably priced refreshments available, bring your own mug on Thursday for outdoor refreshments)
  • new walkers always welcome, please arrive 5 to 10 minutes early to complete a short form
  • walkers should wear suitable footwear and clothing

Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire (PARQ)

Complete a PARQ

If you are new to the health walk scheme, we ask that you complete an annual PARQ before attending your first walk. This should be updated once a year or if your health condition changes. If you are unable to complete the PARQ online, contact the Health and Activity team for assistance.

Bridport Health Walks

Name: Health and Activity Team
Tel: 01425 480811
Full contact details