Barbara Barrett fell in love with Kington and the surrounding area 14 years ago on a walking holiday and a year later was living in the area.  A keen walker she has led walks for the Herefordshire Walking Festival and for the local walking group.  She also enjoys long distance walking both here and abroad from the Himalayas to the Arizona Desert and is a regular visitor to The Lake District.  She is the chairperson of Kington Walks.