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 THIRD THURSDAY           

 Our next walk is on 20 February starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Brixworth Country Park main car park, which is left at the (second) roundabout off the A508 at the south end of the village bypass. The car park charges are £3.20 for up to 4 hours. A cafe and toilets are available.The […]

four people walking on path between trees

WALKING HALF DAY THIRD THURSDAY – December

We’ve enjoyed the year: all 11 interesting walks achieved, with a very friendly group of people. We are not meeting in December. Our next walk will be on Thursday 16 January, starting at Union Wharf. Alastair & Christine Willis  01858 419262                  e-mail: williswalks@hotmail.com

four people walking on path between trees

Walking Half Day Third Thursday – November

 Our next walk is on 21 November starting at 10.00 am. It will be from Welford. The walk will cover about 4.7 miles via the village, bridleways, and the Welford Branch of the Grand Union Canal. The meeting point is the public car park accessed through the Wharf Inn pub car park. The Wharf Inn is on […]

four people walking on path between trees

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 […]

four people walking on path between trees

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 […]