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Everyone who is registered on the website will recently have been asked to reset their password. We have been advised that due to a hack of our old website approximately 4 years ago, people's passwords may have been stolen at that time. We have recently had reports of them being used in phishing emails.

As a precaution, we ask everyone to reset their password to something new. We also recommend that if you use this password elsewhere you change it there as well. We would like to assure everyone that the new (current) website is secure, and there is no evidence of hacking. Note that we have never stored any personal financial information such as bank card details on the website, as all payments are processed by a secure third party, and always have been.

We have received a number of clarification questions and requests as a result of this incident. We will respond to all enquiries individually. In addition, we are now in the process of reviewing and updating our Privacy Statement, in order to clarify what data we need to retain for legal and accounting purposes. All members will be notified of the changes by email when they have been agreed.

Watch out for more info on next year's walk which will be held on the 11 th May 2019.

Team payment form

Do not pay in cash

We do not have facilities to manage cash or to issue receipts. The Organisers cannot be held responsible for any loss of donations money paid in cash.

To pay in team donations by cheque or BACS, please click on the link below to download and print a Team Payment Form. Fill in the amounts paid per walker, EXCEPT for amounts donated online. Send the completed Team Payment Form with cheques and/or BACS reference to the address on the form.

Download the Team Payment Form here

Team Payment Form PDF

Make cheques payable to: Keswick to Barrow Walk Committee, and write your Team ID on the back of each cheque.

Send BACS payments to: Keswick to Barrow Walk, Barclays Bank, Dalton Road, Barrow in Furness. You will need our bank account details. Please request our Account No & Sort Code via the CONTACT US form, and include your Member ID and Team ID in the BACS payment reference.

Failure to send us your Team Payment Form and donation forms will result in us being unable to recognise monies raised by individual walkers, and will prevent the charities from claiming Gift Aid. This could represent a significant loss to the charities. Official guidelines for Gift Aid are available as follows.

HMRC Guidelines for Gift Aid External website