Walking (Strollers)


Activity

Where and when

We meet on the second Friday of the month at various locations throughout the area.

Other information

We enjoy a stroll through our lovely countryside with lunch to follow.  Please contact us if you would like to join us.

Contact details

Colin & Julia Ford 01858 463129


News

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Walking (Strollers) – June meeting

On Friday, 9th June, we meet at The Stag in Maidwell between Market Harborough and Northampton for a level one-stile stroll of three miles.  Meet at 10.15 to choose food (side door off the car park).  If you will be joining us and to book your lunch place, ring Julia & Colin by midday, Tuesday […]

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Walking (Strollers) – May meeting

Our stroll in March was at Stanwick Lakes.  Thank you to John and Kath for a very nice venue: some of the group even got to use the play equipment.  On Friday, 12th May, we will meet at the Dovecote Buttery, Newton near Geddington, which is near Kettering.  Please use the overflow carpark.  Meet at […]

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Walking (Strollers) – April meeting

In February we had flurries of snow just before and after our stroll.  Thank you to Judith and Tony, walks around Foxton Locks never fail to please.  On Friday, April 14th, our stroll of about three miles will be from The Green Dragon on Hall Hill in the centre of Brigstock (between Corby and Thrapston) near […]

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Walking (Strollers) – March meeting

In January we took the decision to cancel the walk as the snow was coming down heavily and ice was forecast (well, it was Friday 13th), as we and the walk organisers were worried that someone might fall on ice.  Thank you June, Jackie and Jane for your organisation, we will use your walk another […]

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Walking (Strollers) – February meeting

We enjoyed our Christmas lunch at the Bulls Head, where there were twenty-three of us, and we now have leaders for our strolls until February 2018.  On Friday, 10th February 2017, our stroll will be from The Black Horse, Main Street, Foxton (at the top of the hill, near the church).  Meet in the car […]

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Walking (Strollers) – November meeting

Our November walk was in lovely sunshine, thank you Esther, and for providing leaflets about Lubenham village, which made interesting reading.  As it was 11th November we held a two minutes silence under an oak tree.  Happy Christmas and a healthy New Year to all strollers. On Friday, 13th January 2017, we will meet in […]

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Walking (Strollers) – October meeting

There is some lovely rural South Leicestershire countryside around Burton Overy, thank you Gill for taking all 25 of us there and in such good weather, we had a very good stroll.  We meet next for our Christmas Lunch on December 9th at the Bulls Head in Clipston 12.00 for 12.30.  If you have not […]

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Walking (Strollers) – October meeting

The sun shone, the water sparkled and twenty-four of us enjoyed a stroll around Kinewell Lake, after which we visited the locks and the River Nene before lunch.  Thank you Zillah, it was good to visit a new area.  On October 14th we begin at The Bell Inn, Burton Overy (LE8 9DL), meeting at 10.15 […]

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Walking (Strollers) – July & September meetings

Nineteen members came on our July walk and enjoyed a stroll in and around Clipston and then a pub lunch.  It was nice to see some very pretty gardens in the village.  On September 9th we will be meeting at The Shoulder of Mutton pub in Great Bowden, at 10.15 for a 10.30 start when […]

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Thank you Elaine and Neil for taking us to an area we hadn’t visited before, we enjoyed the varied countryside and the long distance views.  The weather could have been better but it brightened up after we left the pub.  Our July stroll is around Clipston, for details please see our previous news post. On […]