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6 Feb – Tuesday Tramp

Starts 10:00 am at the Fox & Hounds pub, Colerne, SN14 8DB. Grid ref: ST 818 711.
Parking is at the pub or adjacent Constitutional Club.

This 5 mile moderate, often hilly walk takes approx 3 hours around the various footpaths of Colerne Parish.

Lunch is available at the Fox and Hounds. Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs. The walk may be steep and muddy in places, and may include stiles.
Walkers are responsible for their own safety.

At the walk finish there will be an opportunity to donate to the Cotswold Countryside Fund, enabling the Cotswold Voluntary Wardens to maintain stiles, paths, dry stone walls and so forth.

Led by Cotswold Wardens: Russell Harding, Sid Gould, Robert Herbert.

It is adviseable to check the website for changes, especially during bad weather –
www.escapetothecotswolds.org.uk

28 Jan – Corsham Wanderers

The next walk is on Sunday 28th January and starts at 10 am from Kingsdown Golf Club car park, SN13 8BS.

Can drivers please park south of the clubhouse, adjacent to the ground workings and at the far western side by a small line of trees.
The surface of this car park is not tarmaced.

The ramble is about 11 miles and passes through Monkton Farleigh and Warleigh.
The lunch stop will be at Dundas Aqueduct where there is the opportunity to buy refreshments at the Angelfish Café.
Otherwise please bring a picnic lunch.
Post walk refreshments in the Golf Club.

Apologies for my absence. I will be on holiday hence the early reminder of the walk.
Enjoy the ramble and see you in February.

Happy Wandering
Pete Smith

16 Jan – Box Walk

Box Monthly Walk

Starts 10:00 am from the free car park near Selwyn Hall, Valens Terrace, Box, SN13 8NT.

The walk is approximately 5 miles and takes about 3 hours around the various footpaths of Box Parish. There may be hills and stiles.

Bring a mid morning snack. Lunch is available after the walk at the Bengal Bear.
Not suitable for pushchairs.

Led by Sid Gould

2 Jan – Tuesday Tramp

Starts 10:00 am at the Fox & Hounds pub, Colerne, SN14 8DB. Grid ref: ST 818 711.
Parking is at the pub or adjacent Constitutional Club.

This 5 mile moderate, often hilly walk takes approx 3 hours around the various footpaths of Colerne Parish.

Lunch is available at the Fox and Hounds. Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs. The walk may be steep and muddy in places, and may include stiles.
Walkers are responsible for their own safety.

At the walk finish there will be an opportunity to donate to the Cotswold Countryside Fund, enabling the Cotswold Voluntary Wardens to maintain stiles, paths, dry stone walls and so forth.

Led by Cotswold Wardens: Russell Harding, Sid Gould, Robert Herbert.

It is adviseable to check the website for changes, especially during bad weather –
www.escapetothecotswolds.org.uk/walks

1 Jan – Cotswold Warden Walk

MONDAY 1ST JANUARY 2018

Hills and Valleys around Combe Hay. 3 hrs. 6 miles. Moderate.

Starting 10.00 am at Cross Keys pub. Southstoke Road, Combe Down, Bath, BA2 5RZ.
OS Map ST 748619.

A New Year’s Day walk to Upper Midford, Combe Hay and part of the disused Somerset Coal Canal.
Coffee stop only. Not suitable for pushchairs.

Free of charge with an opportunity to donate to the Wardens’ Countryside Fund.

Leaders: Wilf Dando and Pauline Vincent.

1 Jan – St Bart’s

Colin Craddock’s Calorie Cruncher:

By popular demand (well, two people have asked!) there will again be a New Year’s walk. So please put Monday, 1st January into your 2018 diary when we will meet at 10:00 hrs at the Hare and Hounds Pub, Corsham, for a walk of about 10.5 miles.

Pete is also going to circulate this to the Wanderers, so we could once again have a merry crowd stepping in to the New Year.

14 Dec – St Bart’s

Our next walk is about 5 miles on Thursday 14th December, meeting at 10:00 hrs
at The Bell Inn, The Wharf, Bowden Hill, Lacock, SN15 2PJ.
Permission kindly given for parking, please use rear car park.

Our Executive Head of Sustenance, Nutrition and Catering Management Systems, Charles Todd Esq., reports that the optional lunch is now fully booked. Look forward to seeing everyone, whether or not you are lunching.

By popular demand (well, two people have asked!) there will again be a New Years walk. So please put Monday, 1st January into your 2018 diary when we will meet at 10:00 hrs at the Hare and Hounds Pub in Corsham, for a walk of about 10.5 miles. Pete is also going to circulate this to the Wanderers, so we could once again have a merry crowd stepping in to the New Year.

10 Dec – Corsham Wanderers

The next walk is on Sunday, 10th December starting at 10 am from
the Quarrymans Arms, Box Hill, Box SN13 8HN.

The 5 mile ramble precedes the Christmas lunch.
It would be much appreciated if those of you who haven’t booked for the Xmas lunch do not park in the Quarrymans Arms car park – many thanks.

Date for the diary :
The St.Bart’s Walking Group are organising a post-Christmas calorie cruncher on New Year’s Day Monday 1st January 2018.
The walk of about 10.5 miles will start from the Hare & Hounds P.H. Corsham at 10 am.

Happy Wandering

Dec 5 – Tuesday Tramp

December’s Tuesday Tramp:

Starts 10:00 am at the Fox & Hounds pub, Colerne, SN14 8DB
ST 818 711.
Parking is at the pub or adjacent Constitutional Club.

The 5 mile moderate, and often hilly, walk takes approx 3 hours around the various footpaths of Colerne Parish.
Lunch is available at the Fox and Hounds. Bring a mid morning snack.
Not suitable for pushchairs. The walk may be steep and muddy in places.

At the walk finish there will be opportunity to donate to the Cotswold Countryside Fund, enabling the Cotswold Voluntary Wardens to maintain stiles, paths and dry stone walls.

Led by Cotswold Wardens: Russell Harding, Sid Gould, Robert Herbert

www.escapetothecotswolds.org.uk/walks