Walking (Half Day – Tuesday)


Activity

Walks are normally around five miles - followed by a convivial lunch!

Where and when

We meet on the first Tuesday of the month at various locations throughout the surrounding area.

 

Other information

New members are most welcome so do please contact me for more information.

Contact details

Diana Baxter 0116 279 2947


News

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – October & November meetings

It was a lovely sunny day on Tuesday, 3rd October, when the Tuesday walking group set off on a woodland walk from Lyvenden New Bield, an unfinished Elizabethan summer house in the East of Northamptonshire.  The group enjoyed the open views and lovely autumn colours.  Lunch was then taken at the Sondes Arms in Rockingham.  The […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – November meeting

The next walk is on Tuesday 7th November.  Please meet at 10am at The Bell Inn in Gumley village.  This  short walk goes across the fields towards Laughton and back.  There are just a few stiles and a short fairly steep climb.  Please let me know by Sunday, 5th November, if you intend to stay for lunch so I can let the pub know numbers.  The lunch […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – September meeting

The next walk will be on Tuesday, 5th September, and will start from The Navigation Inn, Kilby Bridge.  Please meet at 10am to order food.  The Navigation will have specials on as well as the normal menu.  This is a short, easy, leisurely walk of approximately 4.5 miles.  We will walk along the canal tow path, go […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – July meeting

The Tuesday half-day walking group enjoyed a wonderful leisurely seven mile walk on July 4th around Pitsford nature reserve, which is a designated SSSI site.  The meadows were alive with butterflies and damselflies.  The group came across a huge Puss moth caterpillar on a mission to find a suitable place to pupate.  The highlight of […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – August meeting

As everyone enjoyed our walk from Saddington last year I thought we would make a return visit this month.  Please meet at the Queens Head in Saddington village on Tuesday, 1st August, at 10am to order food.  Expect walking by the canal, undulating fields, the occasional stile and lovely views.  If you intend to stay for food please let […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – July Meeting

The next walk on Tuesday, 4th July, is a picnic walk around the Pitsford water nature reserve.  We will meet at the Fishing Lodge at the end of the causeway at 1030am then we will walk around the reserve which is seven miles long.  We will stop for a short break and then lunch along the way. […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – June Meeting

The next walk on Tuesday, 6th June, is from Tugby and is around five miles long.  Please meet at the Fox and Hounds pub at 10am to order food.  The walk, which starts from the pub at 10.15, goes through the village then over fields to the village of Goadby where we can visit the 13th century church […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – May meeting

The next walk on Tuesday, 2nd May, is a leisurely woodland walk a bit further away than usual, but worth it.  Glapthorn is about 21 miles away via the A427.  Please meet at Glapthorn village church, which is near Oundle.  Please park on the road near the church.  The walk will start at 10.15am and will be about […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – April Meeting

The next walk on Tuesday, 4th April, will be a walk at Pitsford Reservoir.  Please meet at The George Inn, Brixworth, near Northampton, at 10am to order food.  We will drive to the car park next to the causeway on Pitsford reservoir, about five minutes down the Holcot road, where there is a  parking charge of about £3. […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – March meeting

The next walk is on Tuesday, 7th March, and is from the Coach and Horses pub in Lubenham.  The walk is 5.5 miles long and we will be walking over the fields to Foxton Locks car park.  There are  lot of stiles on the first part of  walk, then we walk along the canal and […]