‘Beat the Borough’ Challenge

Beating the Bounds is an ancient tradition in which a group of old and young members of the community would walk the boundaries of the parish, usually led by the parish priest and church officials, to share the knowledge of where they lay, and to pray for protection and blessings for the lands.

For full wikipedia description click here.

The Glastonbury event on Sat 2nd June will start at Abbeymoor Stadium at 9am or select a section to suit your ability. Collect stamps at check points for a record of your walk. Arranged by Glastonbury Conservation Society.

More info from glastonburytownhall@gtc123.demon.co.uk or 01458 831678