Article on Magna Fest in Herts Mercury!!!

Music festival at Walkern pub will raise awareness of Magna Carta

Sara Geek, Herts Mercury, 12 August 2014

Bands are gearing up to play a music festival at a Walkern pub that will raise awareness of the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta.

MagnaFest will run at The White Lion from Friday (August 15) to Sunday (August 17) and will also raise funds for the village’s celebrations of the signing of the document next year….


Magna Fest flyer

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Walkern & Magna Carta in Herts Mercury

The Herts Mercury is running a report on Walkern and our Magna Carta celebrations in today’s edition. It can also be read online at…
For more information, see ‘Walkern & Magna Carta’ at
Magna Fest flyer
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Wine Tasting on 13th June

Wine Tasting ticket image

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Photos from Walkern fair

Click below for photos from this year’s Walkern Fair

Team Spirit (John Pink)

Team Spirit (John Pink)

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Time for a revamp… is under going a long over due revamp… we will be rearranging and organising things in an attempt to make them easier to find as well as making the website mobile friendly.

The Walkern Sports and Community Centre now has its own website which we have linked to from here, please visit it to enquire about bookings, events and party hire.


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Walkern Fair, 4th May 2014

2014.04.07-Fair door to door leaflet-v02

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Walkern is founding member of Magna Carta Barons Association

Click the photo to read about the newly formed Magna Carta Barons association. More information can be found on

Magna Carta Barons Assoc Leicester 27 Sept 2013

Photo courtesy of the Leicester Mercury


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Photos from Walkern Fair and our Lanvallay Twinning Events

Click below to re-live the events of 3rd to 6th May, when a delegation from Lanvallay in Brittany, Walkern’s new twinning partner, visited the village to take part in Walkern Fair…

Team photo at Walkern Hall

Entertaining our guests

Walkern Fair 2013 is open!

Walkern Fair 2013 is open!

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Coffee Morning in aid of Twinning

Walkern-Lanvallay Twinning Association

A coffee morning

will be held on

Tuesday 19th March, 10.30am onwards
At Walkern Gallery, 56 High Street, Walkern

Entry is free, but donations for the Twinning project will be welcome, and there will be a raffle

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Twinning meeting on 18th February

Result of the Walkern History Soc Poll on Twinning

Walkern-Lanvallay Twinning Meeting
Are you one of the 112 people who said yes in our poll on, excited at the prospect of Walkern twinning with Lanvallay? Come along to the Sports and Community Centre on Monday 18th February at 8.00pm to help form a twinning association. The Association will brainstorm and organise fundraisers to help pay for Walkern groups to visit the Breton village, and help fund events in Walkern when Lanvallay visit us.


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