Shorncliffe Trust 2021 Heritage Walking Tour programme

The Shorncliffe Trust are pleased to announce new dates in our 2021 Heritage Walking Tour programme. Find out more about history on your doorstep by joining us for a 90 minute guided tour of the former military training land and learn more about its hidden heritage assets. Shorncliffe; birthplace of the modern British Army under Sir John Moore.

Tours Commence at 10.30 and 1pm and the starting point is at the gates of Shorncliffe Military Cemetery. Dates are as follows:


  • 4th & 18th July
  • 1st & 15th August
  • 26th September

SATURDAY: 28th August


Select your preferred date and time and book via Eventbrite (Adults £5 – Children Free)

Funds raised contribute to the aspirations of the Trust to create a Heritage and Education Centre at Shorncliffe. Please download and share details with friends and family.

Meet at the Gates of Shorncliffe Military Cemetery, West Road, Folkestone CT20 3HL. IMPORTANT: The ground is uneven and can be steep in some places. Please wear appropriate footwear and clothes for the weather conditions required, children under 14 must be accompanied. Please note, there are no welfare facilities on the site, nearest WC’s are at Tesco, Cheriton

Can you help to support the work of the Shorncliffe Trust to Make History, Save History?

The Trust are looking to strengthen their expertise at a vital time as we look to secure a building in which to create a Heritage and Education Centre from which to tell the significant story of Shorncliffe Garrison. The Trust seeks experienced people in the field of fundraising and bid writing; marketing and PR. The position of Treasurer is also available and tour Stewards are also sought.

If you are able to offer your time and expertise to our Heritage and Education Charity then please email our Secretary, Sue Law outlining your interest. Email:

The Shorncliffe Trust ‘”Make History – Save History”

Registered Charity Number 1152185