Stour Valley Path Passport

2019 is the 25th Anniversary of the establishment of the Stour Valley Path! In order to recognise this amazing achievement, the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and Stour Valley is launching the Stour Valley Path Passport!

DOWNLOAD YOUR STOUR VALLEY PASSPORT from this link.

The passport is a small booklet, with room for one stamp from each section of the Stour Valley Path. When you are exploring the Stour Valley, you can collect these stamps from various local business that are situated along the footpath. The businesses vary, from cafés and pubs, to churches and local museums. Once you have completed your passport, you will send it, or a photograph of it, to us and will then receive your Stour Valley Path certificate as well as a prize.

As the businesses that are taking part in the Stour Valley Path Passport may change over time, there will be a list of current stamping stations on our website. See the basic list below, and please remember to download the full details for the address, opening times and information about a special gift or offer from the stamping station.

Simply get your passport stamped at the business, then claim your prize. You must claim your prize at the time of stamping the passport and only one prize can be claimed per passport.

To take part simply download your passport from the above link. Or contact the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and Stour Valley via email or telephone:
Email: dedhamvale.project@suffolk.gov.uk
Telephone: 01394 445225

List of stamping stations - download the full details for the address, opening times and information about a special gift or offer from the stamping station.

Section Name of Location Location
1 Palace House Newmarket Newmarket
2 Marquis Of Granby Stetchworth
2 St Mary's Churchyard Great Bradley
3 Kedington Library Kedington
4 The Lion Stoke by Clare
4 Platform 1 Café Clare
5 Café Clare Clare
5 The George Cavendish
6 Bull Hotel Long Melford
6 The Granary Sudbury
7 The Lamarsh Lion Lamarsh
8 St Mary the Virgin Wissington
8 Anchor Inn Nayland Nayland
9 Angel Inn Stoke By Nayland Stoke-by-Nayland
10 Essex Rose Tea Rooms Dedham
10 National Trust Shop Flatford

When entering places of worship to stamp your passport, please be quiet and respectful as others may be using the building for worship.

You can also see our news article for information about our plans for the year.

By Cathy Smith on May 13th, 2019

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