Walking – Half Day, Thursday


Activity

Our monthly walks are generally around 5 miles long, through different parts of this lovely area.

Where and when

We meet on the morning of the third Thursday of the month at different locations.

Other information

New members are welcome, do please give us a call for more information.

Contact details

Alastair & Christine Willis 01858 419262   email: williswalks@hotmail.com


News

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Walking half day (3rd Thursday) – October

Our next walk is on 17 October starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Arthingworth. The walk will cover about 4.8 miles via parts of the Brampton Valley Way and Midshires Way, and will include Kelmarsh Tunnel (485 metres, with a level sandy surface). There should be good autumn colours. It’s a fairly flat walk […]

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Walking (half day) Third Thursday – September

Our next walk is on 19 September starting at 10.00 am.  It will be from Sutton Bassett. The walk will cover about 5.0 miles, and will be via Ashley, with rolling countryside and some open views, plus an interesting junction of footpaths.  The meeting point is the closed pub in Main Street, Sutton Bassett.  From MH […]

four people walking on path between trees

Walking (half day Thursday) – August

Our next walk is on 15 August starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Blaston. The walk will cover about 4.8 miles, and will be via Horninghold, with rollling countryside and open views. The meeting point is the telephone box, Hallaton Road / Blaston Hill, Blaston. From MH follow the B664 Uppingham road, veering […]

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Walking Thursday – July

Our next walk is on 18 July starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Tilton-on-the-Hill. The walk will cover about 5 miles, and will be via Tilton village, Lowesby and a hidden disused railway station. It has excellent views over High Leicestershire, lots of wildlife and more descents and ascents than usual (about 130 metres). […]

Hambleton Peninula

WALKING – HALF DAY THIRD THURSDAY – MAY

Our next walk is on Thursday 16 May starting at 10.00 am.  It will be from Upper Hambleton, Rutland.  The walk will cover about 5.3 miles.  It’s a circular route around the peninsula that stretches into Rutland Water there.  We’ll follow the track near the shoreline, and end with an uphill path to the church […]

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Walking (Half day, third Thursday) – April

Our next walk is on Thursday 18 April starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Church Langton. The walk will cover about 4.9 miles. It’s a circular route, mainly on field tracks and bridleways visiting three of the Langtons. The meeting point is the junction of the B6047 Melton Road and Stonton Road – […]

Walking (Third Thursday) – March

Our next walk is on Thursday 21 March starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Smeeton Westerby, south of Kibworth Beauchamp. The walk will cover about 4.6 miles, and will be via Debdale Wharf on lanes, towpath and field tracks. The meeting point is the junction of Main Street and Mill Lane next to […]

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Walking Half Day Third Thursday – February

 Our next walk is on Thursday 21 February starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Harrington, which is east of the A508 from Kelmarsh. The walk will cover about 4.6 miles, and will be via Thorpe Underwood and Arthingworth, mainly on field paths. The meeting point is High Street, Harrington near the Village Hall. We […]

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Walking half day third Thursday – January 2019

Our first walk in 2019 is on 17 January. It is from Foxton Locks short-stay car park (the one down the service road, on the right travelling from Foxton village); there is a charge of £2.50 for 4 hours’ parking. The walk will start at 10.00 am, and will cover about 4.5 miles, returning for […]