Friday, 8 June 2018

June 2018 - Tiddington and Rycote

Date: Saturday 30th June 2018
Meet: Fox and Goat, Oxford Rd, Tiddington, Thame OX9 2LH
Time: 10.15 am for 10.30 am start
Length: about 6.5 miles
Route: circular south to Albury and following sections of the Oxfordshire Way and Thame Valley Way, via Oxfordshire golf course and then Rycote Chapel.
Terrain: fairly flat, with a few style and some overgrown stretches.
Boots: advisable for the best grip and support
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: about 1.30 at the Fox and Goat
Charity collection: The Kidstime Foundation a charity that provides information, resources and support for children and young people who care for, or are affected by, a parent or sibling's mental illness.
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Tuesday, 8 May 2018

May 2018 Walk East Hagbourne

Date: Saturday 26th May 2018
Meet: Fleur de Lys car park East Hagbourne OX11 9LN
Time: 10.15 am for 10.30 am start
Length: about 6 miles
Route: circular south to Blewbury and back via Blewburton Hill.
Terrain: fairly flat, just a short steep climb up to the top of Blewburton Hill
Boots: advisable for the best grip and support
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: about 1.30 at the Fleur de Lys
Charity collection: The Kidstime Foundation a charity that provides information, resources and support for children and young people who care for, or are affected by, a parent or sibling's mental illness.
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Wednesday, 18 April 2018

April 2018 - Cold Aston near Northleach

Date: Sunday 29th April 2018

Meet: patio of The Plough Inn, Cold Aston near Northleach, Gloucestershire GL54 3BN

Time: 10.30am for 10.45am start

Length: about 7 miles

Route: From Cold Aston to picturesque villages of Turkdean and Notgrove with beautiful vistas

Terrain: Cotswolds so typically up and down but nothing too extreme

Boots: advisable

Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock

Lunch: 2pm The Plough Inn

Charity collection: The Kidstime Foundation http://kidstimefoundation.org a charity that provides information, resources and support for children and young people who care for, or are affected by, a parent or sibling's mental illness.

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Wednesday, 11 April 2018

April 2018 - Cold Aston near Northleach

Date: Sunday 29th April 2018
Meet: car park The Plough Inn, Cold Aston near Northleach, Gloucestershire GL54 3BN
Time: about 10.30 TBC
Length: about 5 miles TBC
Route: To be checked
Terrain: TBC hopefully not too muddy
Boots: advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: 2pm The Plough Inn
Charity collection: TBD

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Tuesday, 13 March 2018

March 2018 Walk - Church Enstone

Date: Saturday March 24th 2018
Meet: The Crown Inn, Mill Lane, Church Enstone Near Chipping Norton Oxfordshire, OX7 4NN.
Time: 10.00am to start at 10.15am
Length: about 6½ miles long with a couple of stiles
Route: through the Heythrope estate
Terrain: gently undulating
Boots: advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: The Crown Inn about 1.30pm
Charity collection: Sport Relief.  Also our combined steps will count towards the ‘Nation’s Billion Steps Challenge’.
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Wednesday, 14 February 2018

February 2018 Walk - Exlade Street near Checkendon

Date: Saturday 24th February 2018
Meet: car park of The Highwayman, Exlade Street, Checkendon RG8 0UA.
Time: 10.15am to start at 10.30am
Length: about 6 miles long with no significant stiles
Route: circular route takes in the edge of Stoke Row and Checkendon.
Terrain: gently undulating, very muddy in places
Boots: ADVISABLE
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: about 1.30pm at The Highwayman, optional, place your order before we set off
Charity collection: Changing Faces a UK charity supporting and representing children, young people and adults who have disfigurements to the face.

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Thursday, 4 January 2018

January 2018 Alvescot

Date: Saturday 27th January, 2018
Meet: The Plough, Main Street, Alvescot, Bampton. OX18 2PU
Time: 10.15 for 10.30 start
Length: about 6 miles
Route: circular Alvescot towards Black Bourton and Brize Norton perimeter
Terrain: fairly flat
Boots: advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: about 1.30 The Plough Inn, Alvescot
Charity collection: Changing Faces, UK charity supporting children, young people and adults who have disfigurements to the face, hands or body.

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