Join active staff for a leisurely stroll at lunchtime and meet new peopel from across the University.  Walks are suitable for all abilities and take around 30 minutes! 

When do the lunch time walks happen?

Starting from the w/c 30th September they will run every Monday, Wednesday and Friday until the w/c 2nd December at both De Hav and College Lane. Meet at 12:30pm and walks depart at 12:35pm

Where do the walks start?

On College Lane they start outside main reception and on de Havilland Campus they start outside the Law Court Building 

What do I need to wear? 

No need to get changed - just ensure you are wearing suitable footwear

Do I need to register or book?

No need to book, just turn up and our walk leader will be there ready to greet you! 

If I have any further questions, who can I contact?

Please feel free to get in contact with the Active Staff team on 01707 281008 or by emailing

Topics of conversation...

We have been working with the Health, Safety and Sustainabilty office to come up with some themes for our lunchtime walks. Have a look at the themes below and join us as we walk and talk...

Date De Havilland Theme College Lane Theme
30th Sep                                                        Walk and Talk
2nd Oct UniRun Walk Black History Month
4th Oct                                                       World Smile Day
7th Oct                                         National Work Life Balance Week
9th Oct UniRun Walk Backcare Awareness Week
11th Oct                                           Mental Health Awareness Week
14th Oct                                              National Cholesterol Month
16th Oct UniRun Walk Lunchtime Walk
18th Oct                                             Walk and Talk with colleagues
21st Oct                          Take time away from your desk and get some fresh air
23rd Oct UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
25th Oct                                     Can you reach 10,000 steps today?
28th Oct                                                     Walk and Talk 
30th Oct UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
1st Nov                                                     Walk and Talk 
4th Nov                                              Stress awareness week
6th Nov UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
8th Nov                                   Movember - Men's Health Awareness
11th Nov NHS activity guideliness states you should do 150 minutes of exercise per week. Can you hit that this week? Join us for a walk
13th Nov UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
15th Nov                                                       Walk and Talk
18th Nov                                                     Lunch Time Walk
20th Nov UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
22nd Nov                                         Who killed JFK? (22nd Nov 1963)
25th Nov                                       Lunchtime Walk
27th Nov UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
29th Nov                                               Driving and Drink Awareness
2nd Dec                                       Best Seasonal Movies - Walk and Talk
4th Dec UniRun Walk Lunch time walk
6th Dec                                                  Sustainable Christmas