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Guided Walk around Norton Fitzwarren: Saturday 11th May 13.45

May 11 @ 13:45 - 16:30

Bob Croft (Head of Historic Environment for SWHT) will lead this guided walk which starts from the Somerset Heritage Centre at 13.45.

It will then take in the Norton World War 2 camp, the Church of All Saints and Norton Fitzwarren hill fort.

The walk will finish at the Somerset Heritage Centre for a well-earned cup of tea at 16.00.

Booking essential. Please email or ring 01823 272429. A donation of £5 would be welcome.


May 11
13:45 - 16:30




Somerset Heritage Centre
Brunel Way. Norton Fitzwarren
Taunton, TA2 6SF
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Events are graded from 1-4 in difficulty. The grading is found in the event description in the calendar on this page. Keep in mind that a change in weather conditions can make a walk more difficult than anticipated. All walks and activities demand a basic level of fitness, suitable footwear and waterproof clothing.

1 Easy – generally even ground with a few gentle slopes; no special fitness needed.  Comfortable footwear required.

2 Moderate – for reasonably fit people, may include unsurfaced rural paths and tracks, moderate slopes, uneven surfaces, steps and stiles. Walking shoes/boots required.

3 Strenuous – for fit, experienced walkers, will include hills, uneven surfaces, tracks and may include muddy terrain. Walking boots and waterproof clothing are essential.

4 Confined spaces – including caves and attics. Locations may be dusty, slippery and dark.

Activity leaders carry out a risk assessment beforehand. Participants are required to provide emergency contact details before taking part in an activity – this information is destroyed by the group leader after the activity has taken place.