Walks Programme

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There are 3 walking groups

The programme of walks for each group is shown below

You are advised to check the latest details with the walk leader the previous day

 




If you spot a problem, such as a blocked path, dodgy stile or broken finger post, report it on line to www.hants.gov.uk/rh/row/problem-report.html

 

 


All Day Walkers 1
Sue Greenaway
contact details

The Group’s walks are about 5 miles in length, and take place once a month in the morning. In addition, shorter evening walks take place in the months April to September. All walkers (who must be U3A members) are welcome. Please let the leaders know by the previous day if you intend to join the walk, and to confirm the details.

Details of future walks July - October




All Day Walkers 2 - The Retreads
Don Fox
contact details

We welcome new members on all our walks. All-day walks are typically 8 – 10 miles and half-day walks about half that distance. No need to book – just turn up at the advertised starting place – but we do start on time.

Details of future walks July - October

You can read about Retreads Isle of Wight holiday

 


All Day Walkers 3
Chris Sharratt
contact details

Please let the leader know by the previous day if you intend to join the walk.

Details of future walks May - August

 


Health Walks
Health Walks are available as an alternative walking option. They are free and start from various locations and have lengths and speeds for all abilities. Their leaders include four members of All Day Walkers 3: Derek Blundell, Jan Howell and Dale Greenwood in Winchester and Nick Waring in Overton. For full details visit https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/winchester-health-walks Or telephone Victoria Jones on 07980-732124 or Chloe Davanna on 01962-848493.

 


WALKERS GROUP 1 JULY - OCTOBER

Friday July 26th – 5.00pm
Leader: Sue Greenway contact details

Thursday August 15th - 10am
Leader: Trish Ferris contact details

Wednesday August 28th – 5.00pm
Leaders: Trish Ferris and Jan Burgess contact details

Wednesday September 11th – 10.00am
Leaders: Clive & Jackie Boot contact details

Tuesday September 24th - 5.00pm
Leader: Trish Ferris contact details

Thursday October 17th – 10.00am
Leaders: Chris & John Rabjohns contact details

Sue Greenaway

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WALKERS GROUP 2 THE RETREADS JULY - OCTOBER

Friday 19th July

Evening Walk Kingsworthy to Easton

Meet at the Cart and Horses pub Kings Worthy, SU497325, at 4:30pm. Cars can be parked at the pub. Gentle circular walk of 3.5 miles from Kings Worthy to Easton, partly by the river. Meal afterwards at the Cart and Horses.

Leaders Margaret Boyden and Jacquie Tucker contact details

Thursday 1st August

All-Day Walk along the Avon Valley

Start in the layby on the A345 opposite side of the road to the Harvester, SP1 3SF, Map ref SU 140 324, at 10am. Circular walk am 4.5 miles from Old Sarum along the Avon Valley to the Bridge Inn at Upper Woodford, SP4 6NU, Map ref SU 124 371. Afternoon 4 miles along the Ridge back to Old Sarum.

Leaders: Monica & Tony Westlake contact details

Tuesday 3rd September

Circular walk of about 6 miles

The walk leaves at 4.30 pm from the car park behind the Selborne Arms, Selborne, SU740337, GU34 3JR. The route initially follows the Oakhanger Stream and then diverts up Wick Hill. Easy walking, good views. Afterwards we will visit the Selborne Arms.

Leaders: Don Fox and Sally Giles contact details

Friday 20th September

All-day circular walk of about 8 miles.

Meet at Farley Mount Car Park (the nearest one to the Mount) SU408293 at 9.45am. Morning walk 4.2 miles to lunch at The Crown Inn, Kings Somborne. Afternoon walk 3.8 miles. No stiles but up-hill at the end. Highlights include passing a rather lovely vineyard. After the walk, tea will be available at the nearby Beechcroft Farm café.

Leaders: Christine Bradwell and Elaine Curtiss contact details

Monday 7th October

All-day walk (details to follow)



Leader: Keith Anderson contact details

Wednesday 23rd October

Half day walk of five to six miles.

Meet at the Bear and Ragged Staff, SO51 0LB, where we will later take lunch, on the Romsey-King Somborne Road A3057 at 10.15 am for a 10.30 start. Please park in the area furthest from the pub. The walk will take us through Kimbridge, past Mottisfont and up to Michelmersh.

Leader: Heather Nicholson contact details

Don Fox

07/19



WALKERS GROUP 3 MAY - AUGUST

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Please let the leader know by the previous day if you intend to join the walk.

Thursday 23rd May Half Day Walk

Leader: Nick Waring and Ann Raison contact details

Thursday 13th June: Half Day Walk

Leader: Pat Dowdell and Jilly Williams contact details

July - All Day Walk (Date to be Announced)

Leader: Martin and Vera Hogg contact details

August - Evening Walk (Date to be Announced)

Leader: Chris Charratt contact details

Picture: Walkers Group 3 at Fulling Mill, Abbotts Worthy New Year 2019

 

 

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