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We issue press releases on a regular basis to keep you informed about our plans for WalkFest and other items of interest.  In addition we have a Facebook page for a more informal and interactive experience.

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About Us Newton Stewart Walking Festival is run by a committee of volunteers who share an enthusiasm and love for Galloway and the great walking experiences it offers.  
History of Galloway Scotland's colourful and turbulent history is well represented around the fringes of the Galloway Hills.  The first hunter-gatherers settled along the coastal margins so that they could live off the produce of both the land and the sea.
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We greatly appreciate the support we receive from our local newspapers and magazines, ITV Border, BBC Scotland and West Sound Radio.
14th Annual Festival