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Posted in Blog, December 2017 on March 4, 2018

Sunday 3rd December 2017 – Christmas Walk an ...

As another successful year draws to a close, the Weekend Wanderers gathered for the Christmas Walk, led by David T.  Todays walk, shorter than usual, but of sufficient length to give the walkers an appetite for lunch, started from Foxhouse, passing through the Longshaw Estate,  ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2018, Blog, January 2018 on March 4, 2018

Sunday 7th January 2018 – Ripley Circular

Unfortunately due to your blogger and today’s walk leader being unwell, details of the walk have been kindly provided by Dave Ty. In the leader’s absence, Dave T stood in and led walkers on a 9.5 mile circular starting in Ripley, past the historic castle, alongside ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2018, Blog, March 2018 on March 4, 2018

Sunday 4th March 2018 – Halifax

A bitter, bone chilling wind, the ‘Beast from the East, all the way from Siberia, combined with Storm Emma moving up from Portugal resulted in copious amounts of snow being deposited and freezing weather conditions, necessitating Jean, to take the very sensible decision to ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2018, Blog, February 2018 on March 4, 2018

Sunday 4th February 2018 – Lincoln

A cold and sunny morning welcomed the Weekend Wanderers boarding the coach at Waterdale.   Jean T had an update on the proposed 2 night trip in September to the Lake District.  Andy our coach driver had produced an itinerary and further information.  Those interested in goi ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, November 2017 on December 9, 2017

Sunday 5th November 2017 – Wakefield Anglers ...

The promise of a cool-ish, but bright and breezy day greeted the Weekend Wanderers as we set out from Waterdale for a circular walk of around 7.5 miles led by Verna. Jean welcomed new walker Will, who has recently re-settled in the Doncaster area from Canada.  Other announce ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2017, Blog on October 22, 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 – Barnoldswick to Ga ...

Grey skies greeted walkers setting off for today’s walk in North Yorkshire.  The linear walk from Barnoldswick to Gargrave, following the Leeds to Liverpool canal was led by the group blogger Dave W. Jean reminded group leaders to have their proposed walks for next year re ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2017, Blog, September 2017 on September 21, 2017

Sunday 3rd September 2017 – Southwell to New ...

Today’s walk, led by Trevor  R, was a linear walk of  9 miles from Southwell to Newark enjoyed by 33 walkers – with non-walkers spending the day in Newark. Jean reminded walk leaders that the proposed walks for 2018 were needed on the next walk (October) to allow h ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, July 2017 on August 20, 2017

Sunday 2nd July 2017 – Flamborough

As your regular bloggers were on holiday the notes below were kindly supplied by Dave T who also sent accompanying photos. The walk  was led by Andy and non-walkers spent the day in Bridlington. It was an overcast day but shorts and tee shirts were worn.  Lots of birds seen on ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2017, Blog on August 20, 2017

Sunday 6th August 2017 – Baslow Circular

Today’s walk was a circular walk of 6.75 miles around Baslow led by Norman. A bright morning greeted 44 walkers and non-walkers at Waterdale.  There were 7 cancellations this month and we had a new driver, Luke, as our regular driver/walker Andy was on holiday.  There w ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2017, Blog on June 7, 2017

Sunday 4th June 2017 – Masham Circular

Meeting at Waterdale in warm sunshine the Weekend Wanderers gathered in anticipation of an 8.5 mile circular walk around the small market town of Masham in North Yorkshire.  Following on from last months success as a new walk leader, todays walk was to be led again by Brian.  ... Continue Reading

Posted in 2017, Blog on May 21, 2017

Sunday 7th May-Castleton to Hope

Today’s circular walk is approximately 7 miles around the Hope Valley was led by Brian, his first outing as a walk leader, standing in for Norman who was recovering from his recent operation – he will soon be our own ‘bionic’ man having had most of his ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on April 9, 2017

Sunday 2nd April 2017 – Knaresborough Circul ...

The Weekend Wanderers gathered at Waterdale with the promise of good weather for the 9.5 mile circular walk around Knaresborough led by Terry P.  Once all 42 members had boarded, Jan took to the coach microphone to let the group know that unfortunately our club organiser, Jean ... Continue Reading