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 walking group – December

The Christmas walk will be from the Queens Head pub at Saddington.  The walk will start at 10.00 am on Tuesday 4th December and will be followed by a Christmas meal at 12.45pm.

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Walking Half Day (Tuesday) – November

The next walk on Tuesday 6th November is a circular walk from The Dog and Gun pub in Kilby. Please meet at 10.00 am to order food. The walk is across grass fields, tracks and by the canal then along a quiet road.

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Report on September walk

The September walk was from The Royal Oak pub in Cossington village. This was mainly a river walk. We went into the Cossington Meadows nature reserve which lies next to the River Soar and walked to Sileby mill where we enjoyed a short break. Then we walked back through the  reserve stopping to look at […]

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Report on August walk

On Tuesday 7th August the group enjoyed a five mile walk from The Hare pub at Loddington. This walk was led by John Flowes and went across fields to Great Cransley, through Cransley wood and back along the route of an old railway.          

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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 […]