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This website has been written by members of FOWS. Every effort is made to ensure the information presented is accurate and correct, but we cannot accept liability for any errors or inaccuracy we have inadvertantly included.

If you spot any errors or would like to make a suggestion about this website, please email us at

Browser Support

This website is primarily written for Google Chrome browser version 8, but is also tested to work on Internet Explorer version 7 or above, and Firefox version 3. It should also work on any modern, standards-compliant browser version. Please report problems with the website to


Unless otherwise stated all photos are property of FOWS and its members. If you have any photos of Walkden that you would like to offer for use on the website, please email us at

You may use any of the photos owned by FOWS - but please do credit us whenever you do so.

For obvious reasons we cannot give permission for use of those photos which we do not have copyright or ownership of. If you want to use any of these please contact the owner directly.


Many people have helped with the production of this website, but we would like to give special thanks to the following for their generous contributions:

Broken Links

FOWS are not responsible for the content of external websites that we link to. We do endeavour to keep all links up to date - if you find any broken links please let us know by emailing

Reciprocal Links

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