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We've got 4 pint jugs to take away real ale and cider!
Come up to the top of Halkyn Mountain and join us as we drink in the atmosphere of the house of ale repute
CAMRA Vale of Clwyd 2017 Branch Cider Pub of the Year
20p per pint discount on cider for card carrying WPCS members
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Hugh's 1,500 mile sponsored Pilgrimage for Jamie's Fund - lost in France? PDF Print E-mail
News - Walking News

Jamie DevaneyHugh BurgessOur favourite vicar The Rev'd Hugh Burgess is embarking on a giant 1,500 mile charity walk from Halkyn in North Wales to Santiago de Compostela in North West Spain (he started on Sunday 28th Feb - click here to go straight to progress updates)!


It's in aid of the Halkyn based Jamie Devaney Memorial Fund for which Hugh is Chair.

Hugh will be taking 3 months to walk the 1500 miles (2400km) route and has dreamed of walking to Santiago since he was 18 years old (he's now 60) and is hoping his dream doesn't become a nightmare!

If you would like to donate to Hugh's amazing challenge you can do so here.

Hugh's Film & Songbook

A bit of I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue fun to set Hugh on his way.

We've got more information (maps, route, Hugh's blog, etc) if you click on the READ MORE link below, you can follow Hugh on Twitter here and there's a great article in the local paper here too...

Hugh's route-map is here...

Hugh's routemap

and his Tumblr blog (you'll probably need an account) for the latest updates.

A pilgrim's progress (latest first)...


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