Walk Cromercromer national trails are delighted to invite you to this lovely part of the world – we have boundless seas, wide open skies, clifftops, beaches, historic buildings, towns and footpaths galore!

Several National Trails pass through or link from Cromer, making us the ideal centre for a few days away on a walking holiday, and late season walking can be particularly glorious.

We are located on the very Eastern edge of Britain with good public transport links by both bus and rail – and we aim to make your visit well worthwhile.

Over 50 delegates from accredited Walkers Are Welcome towns and villages are joining us for a packed programme of interesting events around the conference weekend.

  • The get-together coincides with Norfolk’s month long walking festival, many are staying for a few days to explore the area and have a real holiday escape.
  • We have assembled an interesting list of recommended walks for delegates to enjoy during their stay.
  • We have a good range of venues in Cromer for the conference, all chosen for their unique character, facilities and location. All are within easy walking distance.
  • There will be display tables and space at the conference venue promoting delegates towns, villages and areas to a wider audience.
  • We will have displaystalks, walks and films on Geology, Coastal Erosion, Norfolk Trails, Photography, Brewing, RNLI & lifeboat launch, Victorian Architecture, Town History, Our Undersea World.
  • Guest speakers include:
    • Gina Bradbury on filming walks for TV and The Outdoor Guide
    • Norman Lamb MP: on walking for health.
  • The conference has been financially supported by both our District and Town councils; don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to visit, enjoy and experience Cromer!

Full details of the weekend are on the programme page.

You can download a map of the key locations:

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  • Friday afternoon walks and visits
  • Friday 5.30 – 6.30 pm: Mayor’s Welcome, drink and canapés at Tides Restaurant on Cromer Pier. (Book early if you want to see the Elvis show on the pier, or attend the Classic Choral concert.)
  • Saturday 9.30am – 1pm: National Conference & AGM at North Norfolk District Council Offices.
    (open from 8.30am: coffee & croissants; 12.30 buffet lunch)
  • Saturday 2 – 5pm: Talks, walks, films at Cromer Community Hall in the town centre. (Town Hub for the weekend)
  • Saturday 7 – 10pm: dinner with music & quiz (Local produce, dietary options)
  • Sunday 9am: Gather at Community Hall, 9.30 lifeboat launch (weather permitting)
  • Sunday 10am – 4.30pm: Talks, films & walks programme continues from the Community Hall.

Full details of the weekend are on the programme page.

Details of organised self-guided walks around the Cromer area for delegates who would like to spend more time in Cromer are here

Business Discounts

Several businesses are offering discounts to conference attendees – simply show your delegate cards to qualify  for the discounts, details are on the discounts page

We look forward to welcoming you to CROMER for the Annual get Together 2018

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