Sunday 5th August, Cubbington, Warwickshire. The walk starts from the Kings Head
Pub (CV32 7JZ) and follows the Millennium Way before cutting through Newbold Comyn
golf course towards Offchurch and then returning to Cubbington. This is an easy walk
being almost totally on footpaths.
Sunday 12th August, Thurlaston, Northants. :Drive to Dunchurch then take the B4429
towards Coventry and after a mile turn left into Main Street (No through road) crossing
over the M45. Park in the village centre between Church Walk and Church Lane junctions,
Useful nearby postcode is CV23 9JS. The leisurely walk is above Draycote Water and
takes in the villages of Bourton-on-Dunsmore and Draycote before returning along
the edge of Draycote Water. Start time from Lutterworth is 09.30.
Friday 17th August, Claybrooke Village Hall - Social evening with BBQ. Bring something
to cook and something to share, savoury or sweet. Also bring a folding chair per
person. Should it rain there is room and facilities indoor.
Sunday 2nd September; Leicestershire Area “Larry Ball Memorial Walking event”. Both
walks start from “The Green” , LE12 8HR, Walton on the Wolds, OS map Ex 246.
Sunday 9th September, Hinckley Group coach trip to York, leaving St Mary’s Road car
park, Hinckley, promptly at 08.00. There are two walks planned, one of 8 miles and
the other of 10 miles. The price is £12 per ticket. Apply soon if you wish to join
this trip. St Mary’s Road car park is free on Sundays.
Sunday 23rd September. Some members have already booked overnight accommodation at
the Travelodge, Ashbourne, for Sunday (and some for Monday too), for walks on Sunday
and Monday. Walk details and times tba later.
Saturday 10th to Monday 12th November, Alstonfield, Derbyshire, accommodation in
the YHA. This is a repeat of the successful event of last year. Self-catering is
proposed. Bunk rooms (en-suite) house up to four people. The price for accommodation
is £35 per person for the two nights. Cheques should be made payable to “Lutterworth
Walkers” and passed to Geoff Manning.
HOUSEKEEPING & INFORMATION
Anyone wishing to offer to lead a walk please send details to Julie Nelson, the Walks
Coordinator (see Contacts page for details)
After each walk, the walk leader is requested to send names of all participants to
Nenette Scrivener (see Contacts page for details)
Walk Leader and map reading Training remains available (free, but bring your own
lunch). Just contact Anita.
Four evening walks are proposed during the summer: one per month May/June/July/August.
Distance about 5miles, from 6.30 until 8pm with a meal to follow. Please let Julie
know if you are willing to lead one of these walks
A Committee vacancy still exists for Minutes Secretary.
The Hinckley Group programme can be viewed on www.hinckleyramblers.org.uk. See Contacts
page for other useful website addresses.