This is where you will find answers to the most common questions you may have.
Where and when should I come?
The walk will be held on Saturday 21 April 2018. The walk will begin from King Richard III Visitor Centre, 4A St. Martins, Leicester, LE1 5DB at 10:30am. The start-point will be signposted with Walk with Values flags. We will be walking down Jubilee Square then onto High Street, then to East Street towards Humberstone Gate.
What happens after the walk?
The walk will finish at Humberstone Gate near Charles Street junction, where the Human Values Concert will take place from 11:30am onwards.
It will be a 90 minute programme with musical pieces in different styles and languages. Musicians from different genres, from different faith and language backgrounds will be performing with one focus – the human values of Love, Peace, Right conduct, Truth and Non-violence.
Want to share photos and videos on social media?
Use the event hashtag #WalkwithValues to tell everyone that you are joining the walkathon:
Can I get family and friends to join in even if they haven’t registered?
Absolutely, just ensure you come before the start-time 10:30am and register on the spot for the event. The registration desk will be signposted.
Do I need to complete the full walk?
You are free to join the walk for as long as you wish.
Do I need sponsors or donations?
There is no entry fees for this Walk or concert and it is not associated with any fundraising activity. All it seeks is only your commitment to take charge and be the change you wish to see in the world around you. Our sole aim is to spread the message of human values, and ensure we as individuals take responsibility for our duty towards society and humanity.
What do I need to bring on the day?
You may wish to bring a small hand-held banner to highlight the value that you have chosen to represent during the registration.
We also advise you to wear sensible footwear for the walk, and you may also need to wrap-up in warm clothing; and bring waterproofs as we can’t control the weather.
Where is the nearest car park?
There is no designated car park for this event but you may find the links below useful:
Is there another walk planned?
Our aim is to hold the walk once a year, once you have registered, we will use your email to keep you informed of future walks.