Walking (Half Day – Wednesday)


Where and when

We meet at 10am on the second Wednesday of the month at various locations throughout the surrounding area.

Other information

This group is full at present but do please consider joining one of the other walking groups.

Contact details

Bruce White 01858 467976


Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – February

February’s 5 mile, circular walk on the 14th will start from Hanging Houghton and is being led by Helen Salisbury. The route will go towards Lamport, across the Brampton Valley Way and then join the Macmillan Way. There are no stiles but be prepared for some muddy sections! Leave Market Harborough going south on the […]

Walking (Wednesday Half day) – January

Our December walk from Great Bowden was rather hazardous but fortunately no-one came a cropper. Thawing snow interspersed with icy patches made the going rather slow but most importantly the pub was reached in good time to change and get our drinks in before tackling our Christmas dinners. Our thanks to Zoe and the staff […]

Walking (Wednesday Half Day) – December

December Meeting The December walk is on Wednesday 13th and will be led by Bruce, commencing from the Shoulder of Mutton Great Bowden at 10:00. The walk of 4-5 mile will be tailored to the conditions but IS hilly initially. The main aim will be to get back to the pub in good time to […]

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

The October walk is on Wednesday 11th and will be led by Alec and Carol, commencing from the Horse and Jockey pub in Manton.  Manton is off the A6003 Uppingham to Oakham road.  The walk is circa 5.5 miles and goes to the village of Brooke and passes where the lost village of Martinsthorpe once […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – September meeting

The September walk is on Wednesday, September 13th, and will start from Gretton Village Hall, which is on Kirby Road.  Our normal 10am start applies.  The walk is circa five miles, mainly on farm tracks, pasture land and quiet roads and will take in Kirby Hall.  Currently this group is at capacity – do please […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – July meeting

The July walk is on Wednesday, 12th July, and will commence from Creaton.  Meet at the entrance to the playing field on the corner of first right turn in Creaton (signposted to Cottesbrooke). Prior to this corner there are a number of small lay-bys on the left hand side, where you may be able to […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – June meeting

The June walk will take place on Wednesday 14th and will commence from Welham at our normal start time of 10am.  Parking is available on the verges near the church.  Do please remember this is a very small village with a working farm, so please park considerately.  This group is at capacity so please refer […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – May meeting

The May walk will take place on Wednesday, 10th May, and will start from the green at Great Glen – by the War Memorial/Pug & Greyhound public house.  Please park considerately around the green.  The walk will be led by Graham and Joy Swallow.  Tony & Enid Sanders.

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – April meeting

The April walk will take place on Wednesday, 12th April, and will commence from Welford Wharf car park – which is off the A5199 as you enter Welford from the north.  As spaces are slightly limited please car share where possible.  Our normal 10am start time applies.  The walk is approximately six miles in length […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – March meeting

The March walk will take place on the 8th March and details are as follows:  the walk will commence from the village centre in Old, Northamptonshire, so do please assemble for our normal 10am start.  Currently this group is at capacity so please refer to the other two half-day walking groups.  Tony & Enid Sanders.