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Wednesday short walk June 21st Somerby (The Stilton Cheese)

June 18, 2017

Please note that there is limited parking at the Stliton cheese, however arrangements have been made for walkers to park on the Somerby Memorial Hall car park, which is on the main road next to the Stilton Cheese. Sorry about the delay in publishing this post but walkers have been informed on previous walks.

Roger w.

Wednesday walk 31st May from Belton In Rutland (The Sun Inn)

May 24, 2017

Please note that the Sun Inn will not be open at any time during the day, so lunches and toilets will not be available. The walk will start from the Sun Inn as normal but if walkers require lunch then they will need to make their own arrangements after the walk.

Roger W.

wednesday April 19th long walk Sharnford

April 10, 2017

Please note that the Countryman pub has been taken over and is now called The Bricklayers.

(L) Carlton (The Gate Hangs Well) Wednesday Summer Programme 2017

March 19, 2017

Please note that the above walk has been changed, it will now start from the Bosworth Hall Hotel at Market Bosworth. Unfortunately the Gate Hangs Well pub does not provide meals at lunchtime. The summer walks calender has been updated.

Roger W

Wed Jan 25th Cossington (The Red Lion)

December 24, 2016

Please note that the pub shown on the above walk is not correct and should read (The Royal Oak) the walks programme will be amended accordingly.

Roger Whittle

Wed Jan 18th Burton On The Wolds (The Greyhound)

December 17, 2016

Yet another change to our Wednesday Programme, the above walk will now be from Wymeswold (The Three Crowns) Leaders are Ann & Owen G.

Roger Whittle

Weds Dec 21st Brascote (The Lodge LE9 9LE) Christmas Buffet.

December 13, 2016

Would walkers attending the Christmas buffet please note that the post code printed in the walks programme is incorrect and should be as shown above.

Just to let you know there is ample parking close to the Lodge and Mulled wine and mince pies will be served at 09.30hrs. The long and short walks both start from the Lodge. The Christmas buffet will be available when everyone has returned and also a collection in aid of LOROS.

Roger Whittle

Long walk Wednesday Dec 14th from Thurlaston (The Elephant & Castle)

December 1, 2016

Unfortunately the above pub is under new management and will not be open at lunch time, however the walk will still start from there, but on completion the leader Mike R has arranged to move to the Red Lion at Huncote for lunch. Meals can be ordered on arrival. Would walkers please park near the church and not on the Elephant & Castle car park.

Roger W.


Wednesday short walk Jan 4th 2017 from the Queens Head Saddington

November 29, 2016

Here we go again, yet another change to a Wednesday walk, the above walk will now be from the Black Horse at Foxton the leader being Chris M. Apparently the Queens head are having changes made to their kitchen so will not be open on the 4th of Jan. If you are a Wednesday walker reading this message could you inform other walkers of this change, as it not possible to have someone at the Queens Head on the day to redirect walkers to the Black Horse. The Calender has been updated accordingly.

Roger W.

Long Walk from South Croxton (The Golden Fleece) Jan 4th

November 17, 2016

Sorry Folks, yet another alteration to the Wednesday walks programme. Do to a re-furb of the Golden Fleece, the above walk will now be from the Carrington Arms Ashby Folville. Leaders Althea & Linda. If you are a Wednesday long walker reading this message could you please inform other long walkers of this change. The walks programme will be up-dated accordingly.

Roger W.