ORGANISERS of a midnight charity walk have opened registration for participants in this year’s event.

Overgate Hospice in Elland is urging people to get behind its 13-mile midnight walk.

This year it is being held on Saturday September 8.

Spokeswoman Faye Henderson said: “It’s a great atmosphere on the night, a really fun evening.

“It’s a fantastic way to meet other people and a real sense of achievement when you’ve completed the route.

“We have a pre-walk warm up to get the party going and refreshments are provided at two stopping points on the route.

“Marshals are on route to encourage you and are there to call upon should you need any assistance.”

She said the walk starts at North Bridge Leisure Centre in Halifax centre.

Registration cost £12 until Wednesday September 5 or £17 on the night.

The cost covers the cost of a midnight walk T-shirt, a medal, a goody bag and refreshments.

To register go to and follow the events section.