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   email: kibhardi@hotmail.com


News

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – April Meeting

The next walk will be on Tuesday 3rd April. Please meet at 10.00 am at Kibworth Golf Club LE8 OLP  to order food. There is a two mains for £10 menu. This easy walk is over the golf course and grass fields, along tracks, a quiet lane and  back along pavements to Kibworth. Please let […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – March Walk

Twenty U3A members decided they needed some exercise and fresh air after all the snow and cold weather from the Beast from the East. Setting off on March  6th from Billesdon the group enjoyed a 5 mile walk over grass fields with splendid views and along quiet country lanes followed by a delicious meal at […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – March Meeting

Lovely winter sunshine and open views were enjoyed by the group on the February 6 mile walk from Maidwell. We walked to Blueberry Lodge and then came back along the Brampton Valley Way to The Stag at Maidwell where we had lunch. New members are always welcome. The next walk is on Tuesday 6th March at Billesdon. […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – February Meeting

The next walk on Tuesday 6th February  is from Maidwell. Please meet at the Stag’s Head pub, Harborough Road, Maidwell. NN6 9JA at 10.00am to order food . This easy walk will start at 10.15pm and is just over 6 miles long. There are no stiles , no steep hills and no ploughed fields. The walk is along a quiet undulating country […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – January Meeting

Hope you all had a lovely Christmas and have enjoyed the snow! I have decided to offer a walk on Tuesday 2nd January from Foxton . Please park and  meet at 10.15 am at  St Andrews Church , Foxton as l have not booked the pub. The walk will be along the canal tow path , a quiet lane and […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – Christmas Walk

The last walk of this  year is  on Tuesday  5th December. The walk will start at  10.30 am at The Queens Head  pub Saddington and will be followed by our Christmas meal which is booked for 1.00pm. This short walk of nearly 5 miles will take us through the village of Fleckney. I can promise you grass fields and paths, some road walking […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]