Southampton Memory Walk, Southampton Common

Date: Sunday 17 September 2017

Walk Details

Arrive from:
Walk starts:
Meeting point:

"The flats" by Cemetery Lake
The Avenue, Southampton SO15 7NN

2km or 6km
  • suitable for wheelchair users
  • refreshments
  • toilets
  • Dogs are welcome
  • pushchairs

Join us at Southampton Common for the first ever Southampton Memory Walk. With every step taken, you will help change of the lives of people affected by dementia.

Register yourself or a team today and join thousands of others to walk for a world without dementia!

Registration will close Thursday 14th September 2017 and you will not be able to register at the event. So sign up now and get your team members to do so too!

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What to expect on the day

Both routes will start at "the flats" near Cemetery Lake and the Hawthorns wildlife centre. Both routes are wheelchair and pushchair accessible and stick to hardened footpaths. The event site is on grass. Both routes explore this large open space, a haven for flora and fauna. The short route explores the southern side of the Common, before looping back to the finish line, whereas the long route also includes loops of the northern part of the Common. Please note that the route and route distances are subject to change.

How to get there

Parking is restricted on the Common and there is no event car park. However the Common is approximately a 20 minutes walk from the City Centre and Southampton Central Station. The common is also located on a frequent bus route. For more info visit the Southampton Journey Planner.

Crowd of people taking part in a Memory Walk