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Intrepid ladies take on Nightwalk

11:10 20 May 2014

The Nightwalk participants leaving from Torrington. Pic: Anne Tattersall.

The Nightwalk participants leaving from Torrington. Pic: Anne Tattersall.

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Annual event saw hundreds of ladies walk a variety of routes for the North Devon Hospice.

The Nightwalk participants leaving from Torrington. Pic: Anne Tattersall.The Nightwalk participants leaving from Torrington. Pic: Anne Tattersall.

HUNDREDS of women took part in the annual Nightwalk on Saturday in aid of the North Devon Hospice.

The ladies-only event saw keen walkers set off from Braunton, Saunton Sands, Barnstaple, Torrington and Bideford.

With a variation of routes, participants walked between three and 17 miles, some dressed in colourful costumes.

A second event taking in a route around Tamar Lakes will also be held on Saturday, May 31.

For more information visit www.nightwalk.co.uk, or click on the gallery on the right hand side of the page to see more photos.

Did you take part in Nightwalk? Send your photos to newsdesk@northdevongazette.co.uk to be included.

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