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FORTHCOMING WALKS

 

Sunday 25th February, Hartshill Hayes Country Park (near Nuneaton). Postcode for car park is CV10 0TH, daily fee is £2. The walk includes tracks, fields, woodland and canal towpath. There are no stiles, but a few hills, giving lovely views. Cafe in car park may be open.

 

Sunday 4th March, South Croxton. Park in School Lane opposite The Golden Fleece Pub, LE7 3RL. The route goes S.E. along the Queniborough Brook passing Baggrave Hall continuing to the furthest point by Lowesby Village church. Return on "Midshires Way" N.W.

 

Sunday 11th March, Markfield. Meet at Lutterworth at 09.30, but walk leaders will meet the group at the walk start at the free car park in Markfield on Main Street (opposite the chip shop). It is an interesting circuit from Markfield around Billa Barra, which is an important geological site with ancient rocks and interesting vegetation. We continue behind Stanton under Bardon and back along part of the Ivanhoe Way and grassy woodlands to Markfield. The Queens Head Pub is close by for those wanting to stop off for a drink together. There are approx. 8/10 stiles

Sunday 18th March, Kings Cliffe, Northants. Walk starts and finishes at the Cross Keys Inn, PE8 6XA  (but park in Wood Lane upon entering village). It passes along the Jurassic way and through Old Rockingham Forest before returning via Blatherwyke Lake. Start time from Lutterworth is 09:00.

 

Sunday 15th April, Stratford upon Avon. This is a joint walk with the Hinckley Group - details to follow - may involve an 08.00 start.

 

Friday 11th to Sunday 13th May 2018 - Spring Walking Weekend, Minehead, Somerset. Distance from Lutterworth is around 170 miles with travel time around 3.5 hours. The proposed base is the Premier Inn, Minehead, which has a Brewers Fayre attached. This is a new hotel and those intending to participate should book as soon as possible to avoid price rises. In addition to the room rates, chargeable on-site parking is available at £4 per night.

The proposed walking programme is a walk on Friday pm, then day walks Saturday and Sunday, with locations likely to be the Quantocks, Exmoor and/or Southwest Coastal Path.

Any  members wishing to have further details, please contact miltonjohnscott@btinternet.com  Also, all those going please confirm to me which nights are being stayed and indicate who, if any, prefer shorter walks so that I can gauge numbers for the walks.

 

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