Walk Reports


After the Walk June 2022

Sunday June 19th. LDWA 50th Anniversary 3 day 50. Ramsbottom Round. 19.5 miles. Leader: Roger Jackson.   This is our annual charity walk raising money for Motor Neurone and Multiple Sclerosis , where Viv , Barbara and their crew of helpers open up Peel Tower selling tea and cakes and the option…

Pictures from Trans Pennine 100

Pictures from the Trans Pennine 100.   Thank you to Brian Fisher for these

After the Walk May 2022

Sunday May 29th. Boots and Brews, A May Meander. 10 miles. Leader: Caz Tennant (and Alf)   11 walkers and 4 woof-dogs met at Moss Bank Park.  We set off through the park. We went via the golf course to Barrow Bridge, where we had a good peer at the construction work taking place.  It…

Eastbourne Trip April 2022

Eastbourne Trip. April 24th-30th 2022.   Day 1. Seaford to Eastbourne. 15 miles. 2300ft. Leaders: Dave and Alma Walsh. This was an absolute classic walk. After a long day on the Sunday we were all up bright eyed and bushy tailed to board the coach at 9am. It was less than an hour's drive to…

After the Walk April 2022

Friday April 29th. The Noctambulation. A Night Walk. 14 miles. Leader: Nick Halford.   Five select gentlemen met at Roddleswoth cafe at 7pm and went through the woods, via Slipper Lowe, to Great Hill. The walk was originally intended for February with a dark and sloshy ascent envisaged, instead we…

After the Walk March 2022

Sunday March 27th. Boots and Brews, A March Perambulation. 10.5 miles. Leader: Caz Tennant and Alf.    Extra early on a lovely Sunday morning, thanks to the clocks going forward, 15 of us met up at Tockholes.  We were also accompanied by Alf, Luna and Lola.  With it being Mothers Day, Hilary…

After the Walk February 2022

Wednesday February 23rd. Over to Lumb, Plodder walk, 10 miles. Leader: Mike Lee.   After the storms of the previous week, the day of the Over to Lumb walk dawned bright and sunny, but we were soon to find out how strong the wind was on higher ground. Sixteen walkers (15 people and a dog) set off…

After the Walk January 2022

Sunday January 30th. In Our Back Yard. 19 miles. Leader: Dave Walsh.   Another good turnout, 26 walkers, should have been 27 but joint leader Alma was unable to attend, plus 3 dogs. The weather was cool & fine & we set off at a good pace over the country park towards Little Hulton passing…