Best foot forward for festival launch

The mayors of Amber Valley and Erewash John Nelson and Jennifer Hulls with leaders of the festival walks.
The mayors of Amber Valley and Erewash John Nelson and Jennifer Hulls with leaders of the festival walks.

The 10th annual Autumn Footprints Walking Festival is now in full swing.

The sixteen-day festival of walks across Erewash and Amber Valley was launched by borough Mayors Cllrs Jennifer Hulls and John Nelson in Shipley Country Park on Saturday.

Walks this week include around the canals at Trowell this Saturday from 10am with Ilkeston history society.