LFA Walking programme Summer 2012



  1. All walks are circular unless otherwise stated.
  2. The first place and time is the start of the walk.
  3. Our group encourages car sharing drivers often appreciate it when a voluntary contribution is made by passengers.
  4. If you require a lift on Saturday please contact the leader first or if unavailable the Saturday Rambles Organiser
  5. The walk starts from the Parish Church in each village at 10 am unless otherwise stated
  6. Park considerately away from the Church.
  7. Named leaders unable to lead their walks listed on the walk programme
    should try to find a substitute leader. If unsuccessful, then contact the
    relevant walk organiser to discuss alternative arrangements.


  1. For all midweek walk details contact the appropriate walk leader.
  2. Short walks are a maximum of 6 miles and start at 10 am. An optional lunch
    will be arranged at the pub named.
  3. Where (L) is shown for Tuesday this indicates an alternative long walk of approximately
    10 miles is available and usually starts from a different  place and time Contact walk leader for details.
  4. Where (L) is shown for Wednesday this indicates an alternative walk of 7-8 miles


  1. Dogs are permitted only if kept on leads at all times.
  2. Initially walks are open to non-members but after three walks they will be
    expected to join and pay their subscriptions.
Wed Apr 11th

Market Bosworth Bosworth Hall Hotel P Butt

(L) Ab Kettleby The Sugar Loaf

D H start 9.45am

Thurs Apr 12th

Cropston (The Badger’s Sett)

Hilary B

Sat Apr 14th

Foxton 7m Debdale Wharf Farm, Smeeton

Westerby, Smeeton Gorse

Peter B

Tues Apr 17th

Tony & Val W

Wed Apr 18

Hallaton The Fox Inn

Dave R

(L) Church Langton The Langton Arms

Peter R start 9.45am

Thurs Apr 19th

Sharnford (The Countryman)

Chris P

Sat Apr 21st

Exton 6m Exton, Greetham, Fort Henry,Cuckoo Farm

Exton 9m Greetham Fort Henry,Empingham

Rutland Water with Oxford and District HF

Heather McD & Bob S

Tues 24th Apr

Steve L

(L) John & Pat H

Wed Apr 25th

Smeeton Westerby The Kings Head

Roger W

(L) Market Bosworth The Red Lion

Peter B start 9.45am

Thurs Apr 26th

Oldbury, Nuneaton (a bluebell walk)

Peter S

Sat Apr 28th

Packington 9.25m Grassy lane Path, Measham Farm

House Swepstone, Normanton Le Heath, Hill Farm

Roy S

Tues May 1st

Ken N

Weds May 2nd

Fleckney The Golden Shield

Mark & Pauline W

(L) Manton The Horse & Jockey

Melvyn D start 9.45am

Thurs May 3rd

Wymeswold (The Three Crowns)

Jim G

Sat May 5th

Barkby 6.5m Footpath SW to Bridleway, Hamilton,

Beeby, Lane End Farm

Christine S

Mon May 7th

Thurnby Church 7.0pm Kiran D

Tues May 8th

Brain J

(L) Marcus B

Wed May 9th

Great Bowden The Red Lion

Brian J

(L) Thornton The Steam Trumpet

Averil B & Greg J start 9.45am

Thurs May 10th

Tur Langton Kiran D

Sat May 12th

Sibson 7.75m Eightlands Farm,Atterton

Upton Park, Upton Tracy & Peter

Mon May 14th

Aston Flamville Church 7.0pm

Steve & Jim

Tues May 15th

Joe D

Wed May 16th

Scraptoft The White House

Althea & Linda

(L) Congerstone The Horse & Jockey

Hilary B start 9.45am

Thurs May 17th

Nailstone (The Nut & Squirrel)

Hilary B

Sat May 19th

Frolesworth 6.25m Fosse Meadow, Roman Road,

Claybrook Magna, Claybrook Parva, Hill Farm

Steve K

Mon May 21st

Ashby Parva Church 7.0pm

Janet A

Tues May 22nd

Andy T

(L) Di C

Wed May 23rd

Willey The Sarah Mansfield Steve K

(L) Stanton under Bardon The Old Thatch

Roger C start 9.45am (7-8m)

Thurs May 24th

Hungarton (Black Boy)

Bob B

Sat May 26th

Seagrave 9m Sileby, Mountsorrel Lock, Barrow on Soar

Brian R

Mon May 28th

Thurcaston Church 7.0pm

Brian & Glenyss

Tues May 29th

Liz M

Wed May 30th

Queniborough The Britannia Inn Brian H


Thurs May 31st

Stoke Albany (White Horse) Pam G

Sat Jun 2nd

Upper Broughton 7m Old Dalby, Old Dalby Hall,

Grimston, Grimston Tunnel, Cromptons Plantation

Alan P

Mon Jun 4th

Twyford Church 7.0pm Chris M

Tues Jun 5th

Neil B

(L) John S

Wed Jun 6th

Leire The White Horse John P

(L) Glen Parva The Manor

Chris B start 9.45am

Thurs June 7th

Swithland (The Griffin)

Sheila B

Sat Jun 9th

Ridlington 10 miles, Leigh Lodge, Cottage Farm,

Avenue Farm, Launde Abbey, Launde Park Wood

Brian J

Mon Jun 11th

Arnesby Church 7.0pm Elle W

Tues Jun 12th

Judy S

Wed Jun 13th

Barkby The Malt Shovel Jim L

(L) Market Bosworth The Dixie Arms

Janet A start 9.45am

Thurs June 14th

Sibson (Cock Inn) Penny S

Sat Jun 16th

Arnesby 8.75m Fox Covert, Fleckney, Kibworth

Road Leics Round, Shearsby. David M

Mon Jun 18th

Thorpe Langton Church 7.0pm

Freda B

Tues Jun 19th

Allen & Irene D

(L) Jenny B

Wed Jun 20th

Kilby The Dog & Gun Lynda B

(L) Shepshed The Jolly Farmer Iveshead Road

Keith G start 9.45am

Thurs June 21st

Lubenham (Coach & Horses) Kate P

Sat Jun 23rd

Pitt Lane Nature Reserve parking Area 6m

Map 245 399164 10.30am start with Coalville

Ramblers & Loughborough CHA

Gerald C

Mon Jun 25th

Tugby Church 7.0pm Kath & Beryl

Tues Jun 26th

Dorothy & Jenny

Wed Jun 27th

Market Bosworth The Dixie Arms

Anne C

(L) Market Bosworth The Dixie Arms

Brid C start 9.45am

Thurs June 28th

Ashby Magna Judy F-H

Sat Jun 30th

Swithland 6.5m Bradgate park, Hunts Hill, Swithland,

Leics Round ,Swithland. Sheila B

Mon Jul 2nd

Anstey Church 7.0pm Allen & Irene

Tues July 3rd

Angela G

(L) Chris A

Wed July 4th

Glooston The Old Barn Chris M

(L) Kirby Bellars The Flying Childers

Brian H start 9.45am

Thurs July 5th

Market Bosworth (Red Lion) Jane D

Sat July 7th

Hallaton 9m Hallaton Spinney, Tugby, Lake

House Farm, Pine Tree Stud. Bob S

Mon July 9th

Thrussington Church 7.0pm

David W

Tues July 10th

Frank & Heather

Wed July11th

Heather The Queens Head

Les P

(L) Foxton The Black Horse

Roger C start 9.45am

Thurs July 12th

Stoney Stanton (Blue Bell Inn)

Barbara L

Sat July 14th

Whissendine 9.5m Wymondham, Edmonthorpe,

Teigh. John R with Loughborough Ramblers

Mon July 16th

Thornton Church 7.0pm

Peter B

Tues July 17th

John R

(L) Chris B

Wed July 18th

Houghton on the Hill The Old Black Horse

Dave R

(L) Leicester Forest West Bulls Head

Peter B start 9.45am

Thurs July 19th

Desford (The Blue Bell)

Chris P

Sat July 21st

Sharnford 7.5m Leics Round, Aston Flamville,

Burbage Wood, Woodhouse Farm, Red Hill Farm

Sapcote. Martin W

Mon July 23rd

Tur Langton Church 7.0pm

Bob S

Tues July 24th

Liz M

Wed July 25th

Great Dalby The Royal Oak

Tom & Brian

(L) Newtown Linford (The Bradgate Inn)

Keith G 9.45start (7-8m)

Thurs July 26th

Medbourne (Neville Arms)

Rosie C

Sat July 28th

Twycross 9.75m The Race Course, Shackerstone,

Hills Bridge, Green Lane Covert, Culloden Farm,

Norton Juxta- Twycross. Vanessa M

Mon July 30th

Ashby Magna Church 7.0pm

Brian J

Tues July 31st

David T

(L) Dave P

Wed Aug 1st

South Croxton The Golden Fleece

Althea & Linda

(L) Scalford The Kings Arms

David H start 9.45am

Thurs Aug 2nd

Exton (Fox & Hounds)

Heather MacD

Sat Aug 4th

Saxelby 6m Bridleway, Wartnaby, Berlea Farm,

Tunnel farm, Grimston, saxelby Park. Chris M

Mon Aug 6th

Thurlaston Church 7.0pm

Vanessa M

Tues Aug 7th

Pat & John T

Wed Aug 8th

The Bulls Head Desford X roads A 47

Roger W

(L) Sharnford The Countryman

Peter B start 9.45am

Thurs Aug 9th

Peatling Magna

Paul D

Sat Aug 11th

Bagworth 7m Bagworth Wood, Clockwise tour

Stanton Under Bardon Quarry, Ivanhoe Way

Ian S

Tues Aug 14th

Vivienne & Michael

(L) John & Pat H

Wed Aug 15th

Great Easton The Sun

Indira N

(L)Ashby Parva The Holly Bush

Chris M start 9.45am

Thurs Aug 16th

Gumley (The Bell) Sue L

Sat Aug 18th

Weston by Welland 9m Dingley, Macmillan Way,

Midshires Way, Brampton Ash, Jurassic Way,

Wilbarston, Sutton Basset.

John R with Loughborough Ramblers

Tues Aug 21st

Pat A & Chris H

Wed Aug 22nd

Borough on The Hill Grants

Bob W

(L) Brascote The Windmill

Anne C start 9.45am

Thurs Aug 23rd

Ashby Parva (The Holly Bush)

Jane D

Sat Aug 25th

Frisby on the Wreake 8.75m Leics Round

Midshire Way, Ashby Pastures, Hillcrest Farm.

David W

Tues Aug 28th

Ted & Betty S

(L) Eileen P

Wed Aug 29th

Tilton The Rose & Crown

Dave W

(L) Great Dalby (The Royal Oak) (7-8m)

Tom B start 9.45am

Thurs Aug 30th

Hallaton (Bewicke Arms) Judy P-A

Sat Sep 1st

Glooston 7m Cranoe, Pine Tree Stud, Goadby,

Goadby Hall, Horse Hill.

Mary I

Tues Sep 4th

Jenny & Chris

Wed Sep 5th

Ratby The Plough Inn B C

(L) Sibson The Cock Inn

Averil B & Greg J start 9.45am

Thurs Sept 6th

Sutton Bassett (Queens Head)

Penny S

Sat Sep 8th

Castle Donnington 8.5m Trent & Mersey Canal

Sawley Marina, Lockington, Hemington.

Brain J

Tues Sep 11th

Roger K

(L) Marcus B

Wed Sep 12th

Glen Parva The Manor Cindy W

(L) Ashby Folville The Carrington Arms

David H start 9.45am

Thurs Sept 13th

Peatling Parva (The Shires) Jan G

Sat Sep 15th

Groby Pool 7m Newtown Linford, John Lees Wood

Stinking Wood Roy S & Jim A

Tues Sep 18th

Glennis & Pat

Wed Sep 19th

Tur Langton The Crown John P

(L) Barrow on Soar (Soarbridge Inn)

Brian H 9.45am Start (7-8m)

Thurs Sept 20th

Church Langton (Langton Arms) Lucy E

Sat Sep 22nd

Calke Abbey National Trust Car Park 9m

Piston Hill Farm, Smisby,Sharp Bottom.

John R with Loughborough Ramblers

Tues Sep 25th

Graham & Audrey H

(L) Frank M

Wed Sep 26th

Gumley The Bell Ray D

(L) Botcheston (Forest Hill Golf Club)

Peter R start 9.45am (7-8m)

Thurs Sept 27th

Billesdon (Queens Head) Christine S

Sat Sep 29th

Wistow 7m Kilby, Newton Harcourt, Great Glen

Station Road. Alison

Tues Oct 2nd

Sue L

Wed Oct 3rd

Hambleton Finches Arms Melvyn D

(L) Newtown Linford (The Bradgate Arms)

David W 9.45 am Start (7-8m)

Thurs Oct 4th

Ashley (George Inn) Pam G

Sat Oct 6th

Tur Langton 7.75m The Manor, Church Langton,

East Langton, Thorpe Langton, Leics Round,

Stonton Wyville. Peter R

Tues Oct 9th

Anne & Joan


Oct. 12th – 14th

October weekend Ironbridge contact Cindy West


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