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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Tuesday half day walk

The next walk is on Tuesday 3rd July from The Wharf lnn at Welford   NN6 6JQ. Please meet at 10.00am to order food. The walk is along the canal, on tracks and over grass fields. Diana Baxter 0116 279 2947   email: kibhardi@hotmail.com            

Walking (Half day Tuesday) – June

Please meet on Tuesday 5th June at 10.00am at the Woolpack Inn Islip. It is situated just off the A14 junction 12 near Thrapston, Kettering. NN14 3JU. The Woolpack’s lunch menu includes sandwiches, wraps, open ciabattas, salads, light bites and main meals. We will walk from Islip along a quiet lane , over grass fields […]

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Report on May walk

Fifteen people enjoyed the sunshine and beautiful scenery walking from Cropston through Bradgate Park. After looking at the ruins of Bradgate House home of Lady Jane Grey, ‘Nine Days Queen’ and stopping for a much needed ice cream .It was into Swithland woods in search of a few Bluebells before returning back to the Bradgate […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – May Meeting

The next walk on Tuesday 1st May is from The Bradgate Arms pub at Cropston. LE7 7HG. Please meet at  10.00 am at The Bradgate Arms to order food. The walk will start at 10.15 am. We will walk into Bradgate Park, go past Lady Jane Grey’s Ruin looking for the herds of  Red and Fallow deer. Then we will […]

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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 […]