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Walks Programme as table

Leicestershire & Rutland Ramblers

Walks Programme as table

DateMeetStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Saturday, 24th February
..Thorpe Langton is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire, about four miles north of Market Harborough. This is a 9 mile walk with a picnic lunch.9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 24th February
9:15am at Technology Centre, Epinal Way
SK525192 / LE11 3GE
10am at Layby on Altar Stones Lane, Markfield
SK483109 / LE67 9PX
Newtown Linford, Martinshaw Woods, Thornton Reservoir. & Hill Hole Nature Reserve12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
Leader
Dave
01509 560760
07743 669095
Saturday, 24th February
.1pm at Playing Fields car park,Carey Hill,Stoney Stanton,Leicestershire.LE9 4LA.
SP488945 / LE9 4LA
Jeff Smith will lead a 5-mile walk, starting at 13.00 from, Playing Fields car park,Carey Hill,Stoney Stanton.5mile / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leisurely
Leader
Jeff Smith
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01455 848551
01455 446997
Sunday, 25th February
8:30am at Hinckley Ramblers car share,We meet each Sunday atLower Bond Street, car park.In Hinckley Town Centre To leave at 8.30 am.The walk start time quoted on walk finder is approximateddependant on traffic, we always leave Hinckley on the time stated.Please contact the walk leader if travelling independently.
SP425940 / LE10 0BP
9:30am at Mackley Bridge (25) car park,Owthorpe Lane,Kinoulton,Nottingthamshire.NG12 3UD.Directions:A46 North. At the A606 roundabout turn right and immediately turn left onto alane to Kinoulton. Enter the village on Main Street, then turn left at the T junction onto Owthorpe Lane.In half a mile the road bears sharp right (ignore the lane to the left.The car park (free) is just overthe canal bridge. (This postcode covers a wide areaso be carefull)  
SK678324 / NG12 3GB
Pete Hopewell will lead a 9 mile walk from,Mackley Bridge (25) car park, Kinoulton.9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Pete Hopewell
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01455 446997
07789788787
Sunday, 25th February
.9:30am at Leave from Town Hall square at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
Hartshill walk.(L) 7.5 9:30 Hartshill Country Park7.5mile / 12.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Val & Rob Deacon
01455 209 116
Sunday, 25th February
9:40am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Swannington, The Robin Hood. LE67_8QQ
SK415159 / LE67 8AH
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).5.5mile / 8.9km
Moderate
D
Leader
Louise Saunders
01530 838070
Sunday, 25th February
.10:30am at
SK376244 / DE73 8HS
An 8.5 mile walk starting from the Staunton Harold car park, following the reservoir before walking through Dimmensdale nature reserve which will hopefully be full of snowdrops. We then move on to Calke Abbey and walk through some beautiful Derbyshire countryside before heading back to the reservoir.8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
Anna R
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Wednesday, 28th February
9am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Tutbury, Monk St CP DE13 9NE
SK212286 / DE13 9NS
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
D
Leader
Robert Woodward
07510 512446
Thursday, 1st March
.10am at Conkers Discovery Centre, Rawdon Road, Moira
SK310161 / DE12 6GA
Conkers, Maybury Wood, Hanging Hill, Boothorpe & Church Gresley6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Sue B
01162 547627
07729 885713
Thursday, 1st March
.10am at The Plough Inn,Burrough Road,Ratby,Leicestershire.LE6 0LN Although we are not using the pub for our lunch stop the landlady has kindly given permission to use the pub toilets before the walk starts.It could be a good idea if some members could pop in for a coffee after the walk, to show are gratitude. 
SK510059 / LE6 0LN
Pete Hopewell will lead an 8 mile walk starting at 10 am from, The Plough Inn.Leaving the car park we walk round the edge of Ratby, over a couple of fields to the outskirts ofKirby Muxloe.Passing under the railway and onto The Homesteads, Elms Farm and Desford Hall.We cross the road to Forest House, then fields to Desford Village, and a short road section to the Lancaster Arms for the lunch time pub stop.After lunch we pass the old Desford Station and Mill over fields and woods back to Ratby.8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Pete Hopewell
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01455 446997
07789788787
Saturday, 3rd March
.1:30pm at Swepstone Church,Church Lane,Swepstone,Leicestershire.LE67 2SA
SK368105 / LE67 2SA
John Trott will lead a 5 mile walk Starting from: Swepstone Church.From Swepstone Church we travel through the National Forest and join Bosworth Road for a short section of road walking.We then join the footpath leading to Clock Mill.There is then another short road followed by footpaths through Measham Hall and the solar farm.After the farm there are footpaths through fields and lanes back to Swepstone.5mile / 8.1km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
John Trott
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07838457427
01455446997
Sunday, 4th March
8:30am at Hinckley Ramblers car share,We meet each Sunday atLower Bond Street, car park.In Hinckley Town Centre To leave at 8.30 am.The walk start time quoted on walk finder is approximateddependant on traffic, we always leave Hinckley on the time stated.Please contact the walk leader if travelling independently.
SP425940 / LE10 0BP
9:10am at New Road,Shuttington,Warwickshire,B79 0DU.(Street Parking)
SK254055 / B79 0DT
Brian Knight will lead Sunday's 10-mile walk starting from, New Road,Shuttington.From Shuttington village we'll go past Laundry Cottages and on to Amington Hall Farm, then cross the B5493 to join a track to Worlds End Cottages.Continuing to Cherryfield Cottages, Podmore Cottages, past Clifton Rough towards Seckington.Then on to Newton Regis for the pub stop, at the Queens Head.After lunch we walk across to the M42 and head back to Shuttington.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Moderate
Leader
Brian Knight
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01455 634657
01455446997
Sunday, 4th March
..Queniborough is a village in the county of Leicestershire, just north of Syston and to the north of Leicester. The old part of the village, along Main Street, has a mixture of 16th–20th century houses, some thatched. A 5 mile walk with a pub lunch at the end. Please ring the Britannia Inn on 01662 605675 to book a table.5mile / 8km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 4th March
..Oakham5mile / 8km
Moderate
Contact
Martin T
01572 756716
Sunday, 4th March
.9:30am at Leave Town Hall car park at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
South Croxton8.5mile / 13.7km
Leisurely
Leisurely
Leader
John Divine
07802 832 642
Sunday, 4th March
..Great Ponton8.7mile / 14km
Moderate
Contact
Peter B
01780 480286
Sunday, 4th March
10am at The Newark Leicester - near to the Soar Point Pub LE2 7BY
SK582042 / LE1 5WN
10am at The Newark Leicester - near to the Soar Point Pub LE2 7BY
SK582042 / LE1 5WN
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
C
Leader
Jenny Bryan
0116 2604841
Sunday, 4th March
.10am at Staunton Harold Reservoir visitors CP
SK378245 /
Around the 2 estates, Staunton Harold and Calke Park10mile / 16.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Peter
01509 646968
07482 972889
Wednesday, 7th March
.10am at Melton Mowbray CP car park, end of Wymondham Way, Melton
SK756208 / LE13 1HP
Melton Mowbray Country Park and Burton Lazars7mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
Leader
Moira
01664 481593
07766 008893
Wednesday, 7th March
10am at Thurnby Lane LayBy. Between Thurnby and Stoughton (Nearest LE2 2FH)
SK644035 / LE7 9PY
10am at Thurnby Lane LayBy. Between Thurnby and Stoughton (Nearest LE2 2FH)
SK644035 / LE7 9PY
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
C
Leader
Jenny Bryan
0116 2604841
Thursday, 8th March
9:50am at Hartshorne, The Mill Wheel DE11 7AS
SK325213 / DE11 7AS
10am at Hartshorne, The Mill Wheel DE11 7AS
SK325213 / DE11 7AS
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).5mile / 8km
Leisurely
D
Leader
Ken and Val Ward
01530 589268
Saturday, 10th March
..Diseworth is a village in the English county of Leicestershire. It is south of East Midlands Airport and off Junction 23A of the M1 motorway. A 10 mile walk with a pub lunch at the end.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 10th March
9:30am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Belton, near Church. LE12 9UG
SK446205 / LE12 9TX
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
C
Leader
Phil and Marion
07788 515049
Saturday, 10th March
.10am at Roadside parking by Fox and Hounds, The Green, Exton
SK924111 / LE15 8AP
Flat walk from Exton to Rutland Water using farm tracks and trails10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
John Ha
01664 820485
07913 941252
Sunday, 11th March
.9:30am at Leave Town Hall car park at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
Markfield village, 7.5 miles, (L) and passing through Stanton under Barden and Field Head areas.7.5mile / 12.1km
Leisurely
Leisurely
Leader
Anita Mothersole
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07885 518 388
Sunday, 11th March
.10:30am at
SP488909 / LE10 3AB
Start point Lat 52.514405 Long -1.28109. A 9 mile circular walk starting at Fosse Meadows, stopping for lunch in Burbage Woods, returning to Fosse Meadows. Parking available at Fosse Meadows.9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 14th March
9:30am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Donisthorpe, Masons Arms. DE12 7PX
SK318141 / DE12 7RX
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
D
Leader
Sue and Ian
01530 815357
Wednesday, 14th March
.10am at Layby east side of B5010, between Elvaston and Thulston
SK411322 / DE72 3TQ
Elvaston Castle Country Park & along the banks of the River Derwent6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Margaret
07885 245474
Saturday, 17th March
..Saltby is a village within the civil parish of Sproxton and Melton borough of Leicestershire. It lies close to the River Eye and the border with Lincolnshire. This is a 9.5 mile walk with a picnic lunch.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 17th March
8:45am at Technology Centre, Epinal Way
SK525192 / LE11 3GE
10am at Birchen Edge car park by Robin Hood Inn, Chesterfield Road, Baslow A619
SK280721 / DE45 1PU
Birchen Edge, Baslow, Chatsworth Park & East Moor10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Marie
01332 863165
07947 460877
Saturday, 17th March
9:30am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Opposite the Ram Hotel High Street Ibstock LE67 6LG
SK408102 / LE67 6LG
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).5.5mile / 8.9km
Moderate
D
Leader
Ruth Middleton
07872 435477
Sunday, 18th March
.9am at Leave from Town Hall square at 9:00
SP544844 / LE17 4AE
The walk starts and finishes at the Cross Keys Inn, Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, PE8 6XA. It follows the Jurassic Way through the old Rockingham Forest before passing Blatherwycke Lake on the route back.5mile / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Martin Johnson
07906 630 199
Sunday, 18th March
..Greetham5mile / 8km
Moderate
Contact
Jackie D
01572 813229
Sunday, 18th March
.10:30am at
SK766114 / LE14 2QZ
Start point Lat 52.695753 Long -0.86766711. An 11-mile route from Burrough Hill Country Park, taking in the villages of Somerby and Twyford. Meet at the car park at Burrough Hill Country Park.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Leader
Rob J
Wednesday, 21st March
9am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Worthington, nr.The Malt Shovel LE65 1RQ
SK409204 / LE65 1RQ
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
C
Leader
Robert Woodward
07510 512446
Wednesday, 21st March
.10am at Roadside or pub CP, The Goose, Ambleside, Gamston
SK607366 / NG2 6NA
Firm paths around Gamston and River Trent5mile / 8km
Leisurely
Leader
Betty
01159 225793
07747 765284
Saturday, 24th March
..Milltown is a village in Derbyshire. It is located 1 mile south east of Ashover and is part of Ashover civil parish. To the north of the village is Milltown Quarry, now closed. It is a small quarry, which was open for limestone extraction. This is an 8 mile walk with a picnic lunch.8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 24th March
9:15am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Market Bosworth Market Place War Memorial. Parking at Parish CP Rectory Lane œ2, or street parking.ÿCV13 0LF
SK406030 / CV13 0LF
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
D
Leader
John Boodle
07801 041304
Saturday, 24th March
.10am at Roadside parking Pit Hill, Piccadilly village
SP227981 / B78 2EP
Piccadilly, Middleton Lakes, Cliff Pool, Kingsbury Water Park & Hurley Common10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
Sue B
01162 547627
07729 885713
Sunday, 25th March
.9:30am at Leave Town Hall car park at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
Honey Hill between Stanford and Cold Ashby57mile / 91.7km
Leisurely
Leisurely
Leader
Sheila Payne
07837 367 404
Sunday, 25th March
.10:30am at
SK550086 / LE7 7AZ
Start point Lat 52.673083 Long -1.187166. An 8.5 mile circular walk taking in three villages plus the high points of Bradgate Park, with great views over Leicester and the surrounding Charnwood Forest. Route: https://osmaps.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/route/1825629/Bradgate-Park-from-Anstey. Meet outside Nook Corner coffee shop (next to Nationwide). Large free car park just round the corner off Stadon Road. Bus No.74 (Destination: Anstey) departs 1006 from Leicester Haymarket Bus Station Stand HW. Get off opposite Passage to India restaurant, straight after mini roundabout in centre of village. See https://goo.gl/maps/rq8HsDkH1zk for more info.8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Contact
Tuesday, 27th March
.10am at Rushcliffe Park Visitors Centre, Mere Way
SK575321 / NG11 6JS
A steady walk over flat terrain around Rushcliffe Park and surrounds6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Ted & Christine
01162 929732
07462 262404
Wednesday, 28th March
9:30am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Ibstock, Sence Valley Car Park LE67 6NW
SK402113 / LE67 6NW
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
C
Leader
Carol Hughes
07932 002709
Friday, 30th March
.10:30am at
SK457068 / LE67 1DG
Start point Lat Long . Bagworth Heath Woods, Bagworth, Centenary Wood, Thornton, Thornton Reservoir. Meet at Bagworth Heath Woods car park which is off Heath Road heading towards Desford Brickworks but you will find the car park before you get to the brickworks on the opposite side of the road to the fishing lake.6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 31st March
..Hose is a village in the English county of Leicestershire. Forming part of the civil parish of Clawson, Hose and Harby Hose is in the far north-east of the county in the Vale of Belvoir, 6 miles north of the town of Melton Mowbray and close to the route of the Grantham Canal. A 9.5 mile walk with a pub lunch at the end.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 31st March
9:30am at NWLDC CP, London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Main Street Thornton (near School) LE67 1AH.
SK467075 / LE67 1BY
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).5mile / 8km
Moderate
D
Leader
Valda Holmes
01162 394028
Saturday, 31st March
.10am at Public CP adjacent to Greyhound Inn, Melton Road
SK590212 / LE12 5AG
Circular walk between Burton & Walton on the Wolds7mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
Leader
John Ha
01664 820485
07913 941252
Saturday, 31st March
.11am at
SK550086 / LE7 7AZ
this walk is aimed at 20s-30s walkers. Start point Lat 52.673083 Long -1.187166. An 8.5 mile circular walk taking in three villages plus the high points of Bradgate Park, with great views over Leicester and the surrounding Charnwood Forest. Route: https://osmaps.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/route/1825629/Bradgate-Park-from-Anstey. Meet outside Nook Corner coffee shop (next to Nationwide). Large free car park just round the corner off Stadon Road. Bus No.74 (Destination: Anstey) departs 1028 from Leicester Haymarket Bus Station Stand HW. Get off opposite Passage to India restaurant, straight after mini roundabout in centre of village. See https://goo.gl/maps/rq8HsDkH1zk for more info.8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 1st April
..Wansford8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Contact
Phil & Fran
01780 752736
Wednesday, 4th April
9am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Lay-by on A608 just past ÿMorley Hayes Golf Course Entrance. DE7 6AH
SK397422 / DE7 6AH
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
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Leader
Phil and Louise
Thursday, 5th April
.10am at Thringstone, The Bull's Head Pub LE67 8LR
SK431180 / LE67 8LT
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).5mile / 8km
Leisurely
D
Leader
Sandra Haywood
01530 832481
Thursday, 5th April
.10am at Grange Wood CP, Coalpit Lane, west of Overseal
SK265143 / DE12 8BG
Grange, Potter, Long Close and Top woods6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Sue B
01162 547627
07729 885713
Saturday, 7th April
8am at Technology Centre, Epinal Way
SK525192 / LE11 3GE
10am at Mam Nick car park
SK124832 /
Mam Nick, Mam Tor, Lose Hill, Win Hill, Aston, Bradwell & Old Moor12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
Leader
Dave
01509 560760
07743 669095
Sunday, 8th April
9am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Ticknall, Village Hall CP. DE73_7JW
SK353243 / DE73 7JX
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
C
Leader
Robert Woodward
07510 512446
Sunday, 8th April
.9:30am at Leave Town Hall car park at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
North Kilworth6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leisurely
Leader
Peter Craig
0740 209 3705
Sunday, 8th April
..Muston is a village in north Leicestershire, 18.6 miles east of Nottingham, 12.5 miles north of Melton Mowbray and five miles west of Grantham on the A52. It lies on the Leicestershire/Lincolnshire county border, two miles east of Bottesford, of which it forms part of the civil parish. The River Devon flows through the village. This is a 5 mile walk with a pub lunch at the end.5mile / 8km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 8th April
.10:30am at
SP953849 / NN14 3HS
Start point Lat 52.453749 Long -0.598799. The Lyveden Way is a 10 mile circular walk starting at Fermyn Woods Country Park (parking chargable), taking in the sights of Lyvden New Bield, the lovely village of Wadenhoe (with obligatory pub stop), and fantastic woods and countryside. More info: http://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/en/councilservices/Transport/Documents/PDF%20Documents/LyvedenWay_lores_rotate.pdf10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 11th April
9:40am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Whitwick, The Hermitage Leisure Centre CP LE67 5EU
SK434158 / LE67 5ET
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
C
Leader
Steve Cockett
07757 365381
Wednesday, 11th April
.10am at Park behind village hall in Clay Street, Wymeswold
SK600234 / LE12 6TY
Wymeswold & Thorpe in the Grebe6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Margaret
07885 245474
Saturday, 14th April
..Uppingham is a market town in the county of Rutland in the East Midlands of England, located on the A47 between Leicester and Peterborough, about 6 miles south of the county town, Oakham on the A6003 road. The market square is transformed once a year into the only fatstock show still to be held in temporary penning in a traditional market town. A 9 mile walk with a pub lunch at the end.9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 14th April
9:30am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Ravenstone, St Michael's Church. LE67_2AE
SK402140 / LE67 2AE
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
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Leader
Terry Newman
07724 134330
Saturday, 14th April
.11am at
SK470075 / LE67 1AJ
this walk is aimed at 20s-30s walkers. Start point Lat 52.662526 Long -1.306205. This is a repeat of the walk on Friday 30 March (different start point). Thornton, Bagworth Heath Woods, Bagworth, Centenary Wood, Thornton Reservoir. Meet at Thornton Reservoir car park (the bigger one nearest the village).6mile / 9.7km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 15th April
9:15am at Technology Centre, Epinal Way
SK525192 / LE11 3GE
10am at CP east side of Tollerton Road, access from A52 or via Tollerton village
SK608368 /
Holme Pierrepont, River Trent and Grantham Canal8mile / 12.9km
Leisurely
Leader
Jane
01509 215109
07855 583499
Sunday, 15th April
..Uppingham5mile / 8km
Moderate
Contact
Martin T
01572 756716
Sunday, 15th April
.9:30am at Leave from Town Hall Square at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
joint walk with Hinckley Ramblers9mile / 14.5km
Leisurely
Leisurely
Leader
Rita Gilroy
Sunday, 15th April
..Hallaton9.7mile / 15.6km
Moderate
Contact
Barbara D
01572 868993
Sunday, 15th April
.10:30am at
SP789965 / LE16 8UG
Start point Lat 52.560624 Long -0.837522. A 9 mile circular walk starting in Hallaton, meeting outside the Bewicke Arms opposite the village green. The walk will pass through peaceful countryside and down quaint country lanes. See the route here http://www.ramblers.org.uk/go-walking/routes-and-places-to-walk/about-ramblers-routes/route-detail.aspx?routeUID=58869mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 18th April
9:15am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Woodmans Stroke? Rothley, LE7 7PD
SK585126 / LE7 7PD
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
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Leader
Martin Pyatt
07766 801289
Thursday, 19th April
.10am at Coleorton Moor CP, Pitt Lane, Coleorton Moor village
SK399164 / LE67 8FS
Coleorton Moor, Farm Town, Ravenstone and Limby Hall6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Sue B
01162 547627
07729 885713
Saturday, 21st April
9:15am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Woodhouse Eaves, Village CP LE12 8RZ
SK530142 / LE12 8SA
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
C
Leader
Mandy Ottey
07905 909125
Saturday, 21st April
.10am at Woodhouse Eaves Village CP, Main Street
SK530144 / LE12 8RZ
Around Woodhouse Eaves8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
Gill
01509 620701
07870 124039
Sunday, 22nd April
.10:30am at
SK177462 / DE6 1DL
Start point Lat 53.013599 Long -1.7372085. A circuit in the Ashbourne area including part of the so called 'Bonnie Prince Charlie Walk'. Use the car park between the leisure centre and the surgery, on Leisure Way off Clifton Road, Ashbourne.7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 25th April
9am at NWLDC CP. London Road, Coalville
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10am at Baker Street Thorpe Satchville LE14 2DE
SK733118 / LE14 2DD
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
C
Leader
Valda Holmes
01162 394028
Wednesday, 25th April
.10am at Launde Abbey main car park
SK797043 /
Launde Abbey estate, Belton and Loddington6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Leader
Jan
07518 858261
Saturday, 28th April
..Doveridge is a village in Derbyshire, near the border with Staffordshire and about 2 km east of Uttoxeter. Its name may come from its having a bridge over the river Dove, a tributary of the River Trent. A 10 mile walk with a picnic lunch.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Saturday, 28th April
9:50am at Marlborough Square, Coalville, LE67 3WD
SK428142 / LE67 3AE
10:25am at Coalville, Marlborough Square LE67 3WD
SK423141 / LE67 3WD
We now show the starting time of the walk in addition to the meeting time at NWLDC car park, Coalville. It is the responsibility of the leader to be at the meeting place at the published time or arrange someone to cover. Those preferring to go directly to the start of the walk are strongly advised to contact the leader prior to going to the walk start point. (Any issues on the day can only be advised to known participants or those meeting at NWLDC).7mile / 11.3km
Moderate
C
Leader
Ruth Middleton
07872 435477
Saturday, 28th April
.10:30am at
SP789965 / LE16 8UG
this walk is aimed at 20s-30s walkers. Start point Lat 52.560624 Long -0.837522. This is a repeat of the walk on Sunday 13 April, aimed at 20s-30s walkers. A 9 mile circular walk starting in Hallaton, meeting outside the Bewicke Arms opposite the village green. The walk will pass through peaceful countryside and down quaint country lanes.9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 29th April
..Derbyshire-Dragon's Back10.5mile / 16.9km
Moderate
Contact
David H
01664 474352
Sunday, 29th April
.9:30am at Leave from Town Hall square at 9:30
SP544844 / LE17 4AH
TBA5mile / 8.1km
Leisurely
Leader
Peter Berry
Sunday, 29th April
.10am at Barton-under-Needwood Marina, off B5016, Station Road
SK198181 / DE13 8AS
Loop around Tatenhill Lock & Dunstall Hall8mile / 12.9km
Leisurely
Leader
Peter
01509 646968
07482 972889
Sunday, 29th April
.10:30am at
SK146509 / DE6 2AY
Start point Lat 53.055494 Long -1.7827463. An 8 - 9 mile walk from Dovedale car park, along Dovedale to Milldale, returning across country with a final riverside section past Ilam. Please note: postcode relates to the Izaak Walton hotel which is next to Dovedale car park. Continue along the track past the hotel to reach the car park.8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 2nd May
.7pm at
SK488101 / LE67 9WR
Start point Lat 52.686763 Long -1.2782354. Meet at the public car park on Upland Drive, just off Main Street. A countryside/woodland walk through the Charnwood hills in a high-lying part of Leicestershire between Leicester and Coalville. Opportunity for a pub drink afterwards. Bus accessible - Arriva 29/29A. Check www.traveline.info for details5mile / 8km
Leisurely
Contact
Tuesday, 8th May
.7pm at
SP683937 / LE8 0LR
Start point Lat 52.537403 Long -0.993699. Meet outside The Swan pub in the centre of Kibworth. We will walk through the local countryside until we meet the Grand Union Canal, walking along this for a stretch. After going across the top of the Saddington tunnel we will then cut back across fields to Kibworth.4.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
Contact
Sunday, 13th May
..Woodnewton9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Dave & Margaret
01780 721781
Sunday, 13th May
.10:30am at
SP737870 / LE16 8BF
Start point Lat 52.476065 Long -0.91576973. A 9.5 mile walk from Market Harborough, meeting outside Sainsburys. The walk starts off in the town and joins the Brampton Valley Way (a disused railway track). The path goes through one of the old tunnels at Great Oxendon - these are dark so bring a torch. The walk then joins the Jurassic Way up a hill to East Farndon where views are usually good.Continues down to Lubenham then along the canal back to Market Harborough.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 16th May
.7pm at
SK646057 / LE7 9TD
Start point Lat 52.645611 Long -1.0464585. Meet near the Co-op on Main Street in the village of Scraptoft. We'll head over the fields on the edge of Leicester over to Bushby before making our way over to the picturesque village of Keyham. The walk will then continue back to Scrapoft with the option of a quick beverage after.4mile / 6.4km
Easy
Contact
Sunday, 20th May
.10:30am at
SK406030 / CV13 0LF
Start point Lat 52.623754 Long -1.400447. A 9 mile circular walk from Market Bosworth, Meet in the Rectory Lane Pay and Display car park at the back of The Old Black Horse Inn. We will set out from Market Bosworth through a disused golf course then cross country on to Barton in the Beans via Carlton, from there we will follow a Bridleway into the pretty village of Shackerstone. On leaving Shakerstone we will head past a section of the Battlefield Heritage Railway Line on route to Congerstone, from here we pick up the Canal and head back to Market Bosworth.9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 23rd May
.7pm at
SK564079 / LE4 1DS
Start point Lat 52.666139 Long -1.167169. A 4 mile evening walk starting from the Beaumont Shopping Centre, taking in Castle Hill Country Park and Anstey. Free parking is available at the Shopping Centre. Please meet in the the car park just outside Wilko.4mile / 6.4km
Leisurely
Contact
Saturday, 26th May
.11am at
SP737870 / LE16 8BF
This walk is aimed at 20s-30s walkers. Start point Lat 52.476065 Long -0.91576973. This is a repeat of the walk on Sunday 13 May, aimed at 20s-30s walkers. A 9.5 mile walk from Market Harborough, meeting outside Sainsburys. The walk starts off in the town and joins the Brampton Valley Way (a disused railway track). The path goes through one of the old tunnels at Great Oxendon - these are dark so bring a torch. The walk then joins the Jurassic Way up a hill to East Farndon where views are usually good.Continues down to Lubenham then along the canal back to Market Harborough. Public transport info: www.nationalrail.co.uk or www.traveline.info.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 27th May
..Lowesby8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Contact
John P
01572 812093
Wednesday, 30th May
.7pm at
SK650144 / LE7 4YG
Start point Lat 52.724233 Long -1.037852. This lovely walk towards Brooksby and Thrussington Mill takes in relatively flat walking with some gentle inclines. Meet at the Pack Horse Bridge, Mill Road. Parking available on nearby village streets. Opportunity for a pub drink afterwards.4.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
Contact
Sunday, 3rd June
.10:30am at
SK569120 / LE7 7LA
Start point Lat 52.703264 Long -1.159063. A 7.5 mile circular walk from Rothley Station. Parking in Rothley village. This coincides with the Great Central Railway 1940s Wartime Weekend event, so could include a visit to Rothley Station at the end of the walk.7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 6th June
.7pm at
SK561165 / LE12 8FR
Start point Lat 52.74322 Long -1.1693721. Meet in the free car park off Station Road in the village centre. A 4 - 5 mile circular walk, heading south from Quorn towads Woodhouse.4.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
Contact
Sunday, 10th June
..Great Dalby8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Contact
John W
01572 747515
Sunday, 10th June
.10:30am at
SK215205 / DE14 3HD
Start point Lat 52.781859 Long -1.681233. Meet outside the cafe at Branston Water Park, where there is free parking. We’ll walk through farmland and woodland, and along the Trent and Mersey Canal. Along the way there are the pretty villages of Tatenhll and Rangemore, and also Battlestead Hill, reputed to be the site of a bloody battle between the Angles and the Danes.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 13th June
.7pm at
SK554109 / LE7 7HD
Start point Lat 52.693047 Long -1.1809659. A walk within and near to Bradgate Park starting from Cropston. Start point will be the Bradgate Arms pub on Station Road. We'll head over to Bradgate first before walking by the reservoir to Swithland and then through the fields back to Cropston.5.5mile / 8.9km
Leisurely
Contact
Sunday, 17th June
.10:30am at
SK946001 / LE15 8EW
Start point Lat 52.590483 Long -0.60425073. Meet on the green in Barrowden, Parking can be along the main street opposite the Exter Arms. From Barrowden to Shortley, onto Laxton and returning via Wakerley. A good mix of terrain, with fine views over the Welland Valley, and some prettty Rutland villages.7.5mile / 12.1km
Moderate
Contact
Wednesday, 20th June
.7pm at
SP525901 / LE17 5SF
Start point Lat 52.506529 Long -1.2266466. A 4 mile evening walk starting from The Queens Arms pub on Main Street in Leire. This walk covers part of the Leicestershire round going through Frolesworth & back to Leire. There is plenty of unrestricted on street parking around the church.4mile / 6.4km
Easy
Contact
Saturday, 23rd June
.11am at
SK215205 / DE14 3HD
This walk is aimed at 20s-30s walkers. Start point Lat 52.781859 Long -1.681233. This is a repeat of the walk on Sunday 10 June, aimed at 20s-30s walkers. Meet outside the cafe at Branston Water Park, where there is free parking. We’ll walk through farmland and woodland, and along the Trent and Mersey Canal. Along the way there are the pretty villages of Tatenhll and Rangemore, and also Battlestead Hill, reputed to be the site of a bloody battle between the Angles and the Danes.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Contact
Sunday, 24th June
..Woolsthorpe by Belvoir9mile / 14.5km
Moderate
Contact
Mike G
01572 755663
Sunday, 24th June
.10:30am at
SK536129 / LE12 8JL
Start point Lat 52.71156 Long -1.207307. A walk around Bradgate Park and Swithland Woods, including "3 Peaks":- Old John, Broombriggs Hill and Beacon Hill. Meet at the Swithland Woods North pay & display car park.8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Leader
RobJ
Wednesday, 27th June
.7pm at
SK572009 / LE2 8LH
Start point Lat 52.603031 Long -1.156481. A 5 mile walk just south of Leicester taking in the Grand Union Canal and Great Central way. Start from the Union Pub, Middleton Street5mile / 8km
Easy
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