Strollers Walking Group

Walks take place on the first, third and fifth Tuesdays of the month at 11:00 am.  They are planned to be between 2 and 3 miles. If you want lunch, please arrive in time to give your meal order to the Walk Leader by 10:50 am.

If there are any doubts about the weather, telephone the Walk Leader on the morning of the walk.

The July to September programme is shown below or can be downloaded using this link:

Strollers Programme July to September 2017

Date Walk Meeting Place & Grid Reference Walk Leaders
4 Jul

 

Kennet & Avon Canal, Caen Hill locks etc. A361 out of Devizes.  Down hill.  Right onto B3101.   Right to Caen Hill Locks pay car park SN10 1QR.  Lunch at Cross Keys, Rowde. Ann Owen

 

18 Jul

 

New walk starting and finishing in Pewsey. Car park behind Bakery.   From M’boro, pass right turn to Bouverie Hall, then right at mini-roundabout.  Lunch at Applecart, Pewsey. Maggie White

Brenda Davies

1 Aug

 

Freeman’s Marsh,   Hungerford, near river/ canal. Park in & around Church St at Hungerford Croft.  RG17 0JB.  SU 334687.  Limited parking spaces – try to car share.  Meet at Church.  Lunch at Tutti Pole, High St. Robert Todd

 

15 Aug Footpaths in Ramsbury area.

 

Ramsbury Sports Field car park.  

SU 271716.  On left when entering village from Marlborough.  Lunch (probably) at the Horseshoe, Mildenhall SN8 2LR. 

Rosie Pauline

Sue Crozier

29 Aug

 

 

Oliver’s Castle.  Good views in right weather + ramble in woods.   A361 into Devizes from Beckhampton.  At Travelodge right onto Folly Road.  Up hill.

Left onto track towards Oliver’s Castle.   Bumpy.  Meet at car park at far end.  Lunch at the Crown, Bishops Cannings  SN10 2JZ. 

Phyllida Joel

 

5 Sep

 

Everleigh Ashes.  Fields & woods.  Level-ish.

 

Everleigh Road out of Pewsey (left after Church).  About 3 miles up hill.  Past Recycling Centre on right.  After green barn on left, take 2nd tank track on left for c150 yds.  SU196562.  Park on side of track so any military vehicles can pass.  Lunch at Waterfront Bistro, Pewsey Wharf.  Pat Boyle

Jane Hartley

 

Also on 5 September.  Planning Meeting at Waterfront Bistro. Would everyone please prepare ideas for walks in October, November & December.  If absent, please ring me.
19 Sep Savernake Forest – Ashlade Firs, Eight Walks. Car park 200 yards down Ashlade Firs Road.  SU 226678.  Off south side of A4 (nearly opp turning to Stitchcombe on north side).  Lunch at Roebuck., Hungerford Rd,  Marlborough. Miles Howarth

 

 

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Walks are planned to last about 1½ hours (2 – 3 miles) .  If you want lunch, please arrive in time to give your meal order by 10.50 am.

 

Miles and Jane Howarth.   Email: strollers@u3ainkennet.org.uk