Walking (Half Day – Thursday)


Activity

Our monthly walks are generally around 5 miles long, through different parts of this lovely area.

Where and when

We meet on the morning of the third Thursday of the month at different locations.

Other information

New members are welcome, do please give us a call for more information.

Contact details

Alastair & Christine Willis 01858 419262   email: williswalks@hotmail.com


News

Walking (Half day Third Thursday) – April

Our next walk on the 19th April will be from the Horse & Jockey in Manton, the village 3 miles beyond Uppingham on the A6003 (an attractive 40 minutes drive from Market Harborough). Chris Mosley is leading. After the long and big dip in the A6003 you enter a 40 mph area at the top […]

Walking Half Day Third Thursday – March

Our next walk is on 15 March. It will be from East Carlton along field and tarmac paths to Wilbarston and Stoke Albany. We will start at 10.00 am, cover about 5 miles and finish around 12.30 pm. The meeting point is East Carlton Country Park, the car park on the left inside the main […]

Walking (Half day, Third Thursday) – February

Our next walk is on 15 February. It will be from North Kilworth, and will cover about 4.9 miles. It’s a mixture of field paths, canal towpath and pavement.The start time is 10.00 am and we should finish by 12.30 pm. The meeting point is Green Lane, North Kilworth, which is the left turn off the A4304 immediately after […]

Walking Half Day Thursday – January

Our New Year walk is on 18 January and is being led by Neil Heptonstall. It will be an opportunity to see the fields northwest of Harborough before they disappear below concrete. We will park at the Harborough (east) side of Gartree prison on the road to Foxton – there’s a lay-by between the ‘barn’ track […]

Walking Half Day Thursday – December

Thirteen members enjoyed the autumn sunshine and colours on November’s walk in the Braybrooke area and along part of the Brampton Valley Way. We are not meeting in December. The next walk will be on Thursday 18 January. Alastair & Christine Willis  01858 419262 e-mail: williswalks@hotmail.com

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – November meeting

Our next walk is on 16th November.  It is circular and goes from Braybrooke to the Brampton Valley Way, just over 4 miles.  From Market Harborough direction turn right by the church in Braybrooke into Newland Street, and park on Griffin Road just past the Baptist Church.  We start at 10am and we should be […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – October meeting

Our next walk is on 19th October.  It will be from North Kilworth, and will cover about 4.9 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 12.30pm.  The meeting point is Green Lane, North Kilworth, which is the left turn off the A4304 immediately after the filling station and White Lion restaurant. […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – September meeting

Our next walk is on 21st September.  It will be from Billesdon to Sludge Hall and The Coplow, and will cover about 4.9 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 1230 pm.  The meeting point is the centre of Billesdon village (Market Place).  The route from Market Harborough is north on the B6047 towards […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – September meeting

Our next walk is on 21st September.  It will be from Billesdon to Sludge Hall and The Coplow, and will cover about 4.9 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 12.30 pm.  The meeting point is the centre of Billesdon village (Market Place).  Please let us know if you would like […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – August meeting

Our next walk is on 17th August and the leaders are Denise and Mike Smith.  It will be from Wistow Rural Centre to Kilby, Newton Harcourt, St Wistan’s Church and Wistow Hall, and will cover about 4.5 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 12.30 pm.  The meeting point is the walkers’ car […]