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Sue Ryder Starlight Hike Bedford

Celebrate the memory of a loved one at Starlight Hike this October while supporting Sue Ryder. Get together with family and friends and walk our 5k or 10k route under the stars to remember someone special and help raise vital funds. Together, we can ensure that everyone approaching the end of their lives or living with grief can access the support they need.

Date and time

12 October 2024

05:30pm - 11:00pm


Everard Meadow
Longholme Way
MK42 0BX

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Registration fee

Early Bird Adult: £15.87 / Early Bird Youth (6-17 years): £6.39 / Standard Adult: £20.00 / Standard Youth (6-17 years): £8 / 5 and under: Free / On the day tickets (subject to availability) Adult: £23 / Youth £10

Fundraising target



Lewis Kaler

01767 642 412

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A walk under the stars

Starlight Hike Bedford, sponsored by Concept Event Solutions, takes place on Saturday 12th October at 7.00pm at the beautiful Everards Meadow. This 5k or 10k route is a family-friendly walk under the stars, celebrating the lives of loved ones.

With live entertainment, an electrifying glow stick fitness dance session and entertainment on route, this is an evening not to miss.

They’ll also be Glitter face painting and a glowstick merchandise stall available in the main event arena. Stick around to carry on the party with our post-event walk entertainment!

Your walker pack and route map

On the night

  • 5.15pm – Parking opens.
  • 5.30pm – Registration open and entertainment commences.
  • 7.00pm – Walks starts.
  • 11.00pm – Event site closes.

These timings are subject to change.

Together we can ensure no one has to face dying or grief alone

Last year over 8,700 people across the country were cared for by Sue Ryder’s hospice teams, including from our Sue Ryder St John's Hospice or in their own homes in the community.

Our dedicated Sue Ryder Nurses manage patients' pain and symptoms, enabling them to spend their final days surrounded by family and friends.

By taking part in Sue Ryder Starlight Hike you’re helping ensure people approaching the end of their life or grieving can access the right support at the right time. There is no one size fits all when it comes to how we cope and the help we need, but together we can ensure, no one has to face dying or grief alone.

Fundraise through JustGiving

Set up a JustGiving page to start fundraising for Sue Ryder and help us to continue providing our care. You can also share your page with family or friends!

Volunteer at Starlight Hike

We’re always on the look out for people to get involved with Starlight Hike as a volunteer. Call us on 01767 642 412 or email us at

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Event sponsor

Sue Ryder Starlight Hike Bedford is sponsored by Concept Event Solutions.

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