UK Recovery Walk Shrewsbury 2018

Start Date: 12:00 pm Saturday 8th September 2018
End Date: 4:00 pm Saturday 8th September 2018

general Information

Shrewsbury in Shropshire were the winning bidders for the 2018 UK Recovery Walk. You can read their winning bid by clicking on the link below. We will update this page as more details are completed.


You can also read a press article all about Shrewsbury winning the bid here


Its easier than you think to get to Shrewsbury just check out the link here for all the info you need




Download this years poster by clicking on the link below.

Shrewsbury poster 10th UKRW


 You can download the latests planning update which includes a map of the Walk Route here.
Please Register for the 10th UK Recovery Walk by clicking

If you want to be a sponsor this year find out how to become one here 

Faces & Voices of Recovery UK Annual Conference

Friday 7th September, 10-4pm Universty Centre Shrewsbury

Tickets on sale now here 

Also come & joins us free of charge for the Spiritual Service in the beautiful Shrewsbury Cathedral. 

What time do you need to be there?


The start time for the walk is midday from The Quarry SY1 1RW this means you will need to be in The Quarry by no later than 11.30am for pre-event opening ceremony


Travelling by Coach


If you are travelling by coach on an organised group trip we have identified specific areas for parking for this event.


To help us direct you to the best available location booking and to minimise issues booking is essential so please could you contact us to confirm if you would like a space by emailing with details of the size of coach and expected arrival time


This will allow us to ensure we park you quickly and efficiently and if required identify a drop off point if the nearest spaces to the event start point are already booked


Bookings will be taken and coaches parked at the nearest location available


Priory Road


  • Number of Spaces available is 14
  • Walk to start point from parking is 5 minutes
  • Coaches will remain parked at this location for pick up after the event
  • Nearest toilets are in The Quarry Park


Abbey Foregate (Loop Road)


  • Number of Spaces available is 20
  • Drop off will be Priory Road and pick up will be St Chads Terrace
  • Walk to start point from drop off is 5 minutes
  • Walk to pick up point will be 5 minutes but at a different location to the drop off point




Travelling by Minibus


If you are travelling by minibus we have spaces for 40 mini buses at Frankwell Riverside Car Park, SY3 8HQ


Toilets will be available 1 x disabled and two standard units by the Frankwell Footbridge or Theatre Severn is adjacent the car park and has a lovely café and toilets on route towards The Quarry Park


To help us ensure we have sufficient spaces available please could you contact us to confirm if you would like a space by emailing


Car Travel


It is essential that you plan your journey and arrive well in advance of the start time of the event and allow time for finding parking, finding a space and walking to the event


Traffic can be busy and difficult if you do not know the town due to one-way systems so we encourage you to plan well in advance of travel and allow for delays


Main roads into Shrewsbury are the M54 / M6 network or the A49, A5, A53, A458.


Burrs Field Designated Car Park – Postcode SY3 7AF


 More information about parking can be found by clicking UK Recovery Walk Parking Plan


upcoming events

UK Recovery Walk 2019

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