independent news and information website for the towns and villages which lie alongside the River Dee in north Wales, from Connah's Quay to the border with Chester.

Holywell and Halkyn Walking Festival 2017

The annual Walking Festival in Holywell and Halkyn. Holywell and the surrounding area is a wonderful base for walking enthusiasts and has been recognised and awarded Walkers are Welcome Status.

The Festival will provide 7 days of walking opportunities and activities that will provide an experience of exploring, learning more and enjoying the unique history, heritage and wonderful countryside and wide-ranging views that Holywell and district has to offer.

There will be a variety of walks from short, under one hour to all day walks with something for everyone.