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SATURDAY 12th

Time

Title

Registration, start and finish for ALL walks will be at the Archibald Worthington Club, Castle Hill, Whitchurh,SY13 1BQ  [see map on Festival Home page]. Please register between 10 and 30 minutes before the advertised start time.

Dist time

U16s free except where shown

Because of timings it is only possible to do any one of today's walks

08.45

Lyneal Liner

Shropshire Lady

Minibus to Lyneal Wharf – boat to Fenns Moss [disembark at start of Bettisfield straight] – walk across Fenns Moss to Bronington – service bus back at 13.59. Leader Malcolm Monie. Packed lunch required.

5m
5h

7/5child + bus fare /pass

09.00

Whitchurch Wheel

White Lion

A circumnavigation of Whitchurch [as featured by the LDWA - Long Distance Walkers Association ], lunchtime  drinks stop at The White Lion, Ash. Packed lunch required. No dogs. please

Leader: Gerald Moss

More about the Whitchurch Wheel incl maps

18m

3.00

09.50

Combermere Country

FULL
Reserve list only

Out by service bus 73 [currently @ 10.10] Walk back via Combermere Woods and Osmere. Leader Neil Moore. Packed lunch required.

Please note that this will now start 10 minutes earlier than originally advertised due to a change in the bus timetables.

7m

3 + fare/pass

09.45

Morris' Moss

FULL

reserve list only

Minibus to Morris' Bridge – walk across corner of Whixall Moss to meet boat at mooring by disabled viewpoint– boat to Blackoe Bridge [Fenns Bank] – walk back to Whitchurch. Leader Peter Stockbridge. Packed lunch required to be eaten on the boat.

5m

5h

7/5child

10.30

Blackoe … and back by Boat

Shropshire Lady

Walk to Blackoe Bridge [Fenns Bank] – boat to Whitchurch Arm [arr c 1.45pm]. Leader: Lynn Shimwell. Packed lunch required to be eaten on the boat.

4m

3h

6/4child

10.45

Marbury Merry Days

Marbury

Walk to Marbury  via Grindley Brook and Wirswall stopping for lunch en route. Spend about an hour and a half at Marbury Merry Days [admission included in cost] before being transported back to Whitchurch.
Great scenery and views.
Leader: Jean White. Packed lunch required.

Please note the earlier start and changes to this walk due to the sudden axing of the Whitchurch - Marbury bus service after the leaflet had gone to press..

6.5 m

5h


4

12.50

So Far From Home

camp

Prees Heath using service bus both ways. [Bus 511 out @ 13.10] [return @ 15.12/16.01 approx] Walk to Tilstock and back looking at links to World War 1 including the life stories of 4 Australians buried at Tilstock. Leader Jim Stabler.

4m 3h

2 + fare/pass

13.00

Whixall Moss: Boots,Boat & Bus

Shropshire Lady

Walk to Blackoe Bridge [Fenns Bank] – boat to Morris's Bridge - short walk on Whixall Moss to Roundthorne Bridge – minibus back. Leader Keith Bate.

4m 4.5h

6/4child

13.30

Boots, Boat and more Boots

Canal

Walk to Whitchurch Arm – boat [2.00pm] to Blackoe Bridge [Fenns Bank] – walk back to Whitchurch. Leader: Kevin Ikin

4m 4h

5/3child


Evening

19.30 -11.00

Ceilidh

ceilidh

Dance at the Brownlow Centre with local ceilidh band Jigsmith. Food included. Cash bar with real ale, raffle. Doors open 19.00


8/4child


Leaflets now available from Whitchurch Civic Centre, Library, Museum and other places.