Reading Legal Walk 2022

Walk For Refugees at the Reading Legal Walk 2022

Wednesday 21st September

5:00pm – 8:00pm
Start + Finish: Forbury Gardens Bandstand, Reading RG1 3BD

Please note: date changed due to the Queen’s funeral

Join us for the Reading Legal Walk and give a lifeline to refugees in Berkshire.

The Reading Legal Walk is a 10km sponsored walk to raise money for our free legal advice services for refugees in crisis across Berkshire.

This year we’ve provided more than 800 refugees with thousands of hours of free legal advice and practical help that they cannot access elsewhere.

That’s over 460% more than the previous year, and demand continues to soar with refugees in crisis continuing to arrive from Ukraine, Afghanistan and other parts of the world.

Our Advice Service depends entirely on public donations, so please help us fund this vital service that so many people depend on.

Please join us on Wednesday 21st September for the Reading Legal Walk and help give a lifeline to refugees facing crisis in Berkshire.

Join us. Walk 10km. Give a lifeline to refugees in Berkshire.

Here is the Walk For Refugees team so far:

Jonjo Warrick, Rosario Quispe De La Cruse, Sarah Jackson, Fiona Burt, Nick Harborne, Joy Kearney, Alison McQuitty, Tatiana Miller, Alice Coles, Clare Furneaux, Rachel Benwell, Jane Faulkner, Joan Busfield and the ‘The Inner Wheel Club of Reading Maiden Erlegh’

Click here to sponsor the main team: https://londonlegalsupporttrust.enthuse.com/pf/reading-rufugee-support-group 

Plus a team from our Corporate Partners Porterhouse Medical:

Alexander Stainer, Alexander Williamson, Catherine McEnhill, Fabrice Allum, Joe Bradstock, Laura Hemmings, Megan Cole, Naomi Huckett, Sarah Brun Bar-Yaacov, Sera Moore

Click here  to sponsor the Porterhouse Medical Team: https://londonlegalsupporttrust.enthuse.com/pf/porterhouse-medical

Volunteers carrying the RRSG Banner

Walk With Us

Sign up with your colleagues to join our and bring your family and friends too!

To join our team, please email jonjo@rrsg.org.uk to get signed up!

We’re asking walkers to try and raise £250 – roughly the cost of one full day  of advice and support for a refugee family.

Know anyone who would like to walk with us?

If you know anyone who might want to join our team and walk for refugees, please send them our way. The more walkers, the merrier! 

Donate to the Team Page

If you can’t walk with us, please donate to support our team and help fund free legal advice for refugees in Berkshire.

Donate to our team page here: https://londonlegalsupporttrust.enthuse.com/pf/reading-rufugee-support-group

Talk The Walk Online

We’ve made some colourful, moving images together for you to share on social media and whatsapp to help promote the walk!

Click here to download the images and share them online 

Event Information

The Reading Legal Walk 2022

Wednesday 21st September  – Please note: date changed due to the Queen’s funeral

Start + Finish: Forbury Gardens Bandstand, Reading, RG1 3BD
Distance: 10km (Roughly 90-120 mins)
Registration: 4:30pm – 5:00pm
Starts: 5:00pm – 5:30pm

The Route: https://gb.mapometer.com/walking/route_5135287.html

The 10km walk sets off from the iconic Forbury Gardens, heading out along the scenic Thames Path, before looping back to finish in Forbury Gardens roughly two hours later.

After the walk, everyone will receive a free alcoholic or soft drink, and are invited to relax and socialise.

Join Us Online

If you can’t walk with us in person, you can still walk 10km near your home and raise money to help refugees in crisis.

Donate to the Team Page

Please support our team and donate to help fund free legal advice for refugees in Berkshire.

Donate to our team page here: https://londonlegalsupporttrust.enthuse.com/pf/reading-rufugee-support-group

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