DOGS MUST BE ON LEADS AT ALL TIME UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED BY THE WALK LEADER
WEDNESDAY 8th NOVEMBER - Baslow Circular
MEET: Sheffield Interchange at 9.10 to catch the 9.30 218 bus to Baslow Nether End (has parking facilities) where the walk will start at 10.05.
ROUTE: Jubiliee Rock, Stand Tower, Swiss Lake, Beeley Hilltop, Calton Lees, Chatsorth Park back to Baslow.
DISTANCE: 7 1/2 miles.
TERRAIN: Good tracks, open parkland and a short section of moor, some very muddy sections, one long steady climb in the first hour, one short steep downhill section plus two high but solid wall stiles, good views from Stand Tower.
LEADER: Steve Brown who will meet the group at Baslow (07801 906126) Please contact Chris by Friday 3rd November if you wish to join this walk tel 0114 2366685, email@example.com
TUESDAY 14th NOVEMBER - Wreakes Lane Dronfield Circular
MEET: Sheffield Interchange at 9.40 to catch the 10.05 43 bus to Wreakes Lane Dronfield, where the walk will start at 10.36.
ROUTE: Hall Barn part of Dromfield Heritage Trust for a short intro and this will be the Coffee Stop at the Cafe there. We then proceed through woods and fields back to Wreakers Lane.
DISTANCE: 4 miles.
TERRAIN: Easy going walk taking in woods and fields around Dronfield, some road walking.
LEADER: David (07554143262) and Norman. Please contact Norman if you wish to join this walk 0114 2686339. Car drivers can park in the Civic Centre car park nearby.
THURSDAY 16th NOVEMBER - Peak Park Ranger Led Bamford Circular
MEET: Meet at Sheffield Railway Station at 8.40 to catch the 9.14 train to Bamford where the walk will start at 10.00.
ROUTE: To be decided on the day
DISTANCE: About 7-8 miles.
TERRAIN: Moderate walking some climbs but a steady pace - can be muddy in parts
LEADER: Peak Park Rangers. Please contact John if you wish to join this walk.
SUNDAY 26th November - ROTHERHAM TOWN CENTRE
MEET: Sheffield Interchange 9.10 to catch the 9.40 no X78 bus to Rotherham Town Centre where the walk will start at 10.15.
ROUTE: Keppels Column, Wentworth Country Park finishing at Chapeltown.
DISTANCE: 7 miles.
TERRAIN: Easy going tracks and trails through woods and fields with some road walking.
LEADER: David Cadet. Please contact John if you wish to join this walk. Good bus service back from Chapeltown.
TUESDAY 5th DECEMBER - Grenoside Circular
MEET: Sheffield Interchange at 9.25 to catch the 9.50 no 35 bus to Grenoside where the walk will start at 10.15.
ROUTE: Wheata Wood, Wharncliffe Wood, Wharncliffe Chase, back to Grenoside.
DISTANCE: 5 miles.
TERRAIN: Mostly good tracks muddy in places.
LEADER: David (07554143262 on the day only). Please contact Norman if you wish to join this walk 0114 2686339.
CHRISTMAS LUNCH "THE SHOULDER OF MUTTON" WORRALL...
Wednesday 13th December: 2 Course Roast Lunch £10.50 per head, which includes a tip. Please let me know if you will be coming for the meal which will be at 1 pm. I will also need to know what you are having to eat. The choices are: Roast dinner and seasonal veg, Turkey, Ham or Nut Roast(V). The Desserts are Profiteroles, Yule Log, Christmas Pudding or Ice Cream Sundae. You will be able to help yourself to a tea or coffee for £1.
Please contact Hilary on 0114 2306604 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The walk details will be in the next Newsletter
WALKING HOLIDAY SEPTEMBER 2018 5 NIGHTS DINNER BED AND BREAKFAST...
Shropshire has taken the vote for the place we want to walk in next year. I have a number of hotels in mind and they are holding 30 places until November. I have already had 10 people speak to me and confirm they want their name to be put on the list for next year. If you were on the holiday this year and have not spoken to me since confirming you want to go away next year please contact me as soon as possible please. Priority will be given to Visually Impaired walkers, then the guides.
The average cost will be about £75 per person per night Dinner Bed and Breakfast with a maximum of £400 for 5 nights, as always single rooms are at a premium and may have a small extra charge. Transport will be provided, once I have all the names, and I know which hotel we shall be using, I will let you have the details.
CONTACT Hilary on 0114 2306604 e-mail email@example.com
HOLIDAYS FOR VIP's AND SIGHTED GUIDES...
Traveleyes is a holiday company who specialise in holidays for Blind people and Sighted guides. They do short City breaks and World Wide Travel. Sighted guides can get a discount of up to 50 percent. For further information call 0113 8874275 or visit their web site traveleyes-international.com
MAIN WALKS CONTACTS: Christine Hewitt (Chair) - 0114 2366685 firstname.lastname@example.org and John Bater (Walks Organiser) - 0114 233 4080 or 07816089059
CALVERT TRUST Activity Centre in the Lake District - for people with disabilities have contacted me to enquire if any of our members would be interested. They offer a wide range of activities and include training i.e. canoeing, sailing, cycling, climbing plus indoor activities. Accommodation provided with full board or self-catering. Anyone interested to please contact me for further information. Thanks, Eric. CONTACT - Eric Andrews: Tel. 0114 229 9504 or email:email@example.com