Wednesday, 17 August 2016

August - Rollright Stones

The only change to the details given in the previous blog is that we'll meet in the village hall car park over the road from the Salford Inn.

Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

August - Rollright Stones

The route hasn't been checked yet but if there are no problems the following arrangements should stand.

Date: Saturday 27th August 2016
Meet: car park The Salford Inn, Salford, near Chipping Norton
Parking: village hall car park or on street parking
Time: 10.15am for 10.30am start
Length: just over 5 miles with some inclines
Route: north from Salford to the Rollright Stones
Boots: advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome and on a lead if animals in the fields
Lunch: about 1.30pm at The Salford Inn
Charity collection: Farmability, a charity that offers a rich opportunity for adults with autism and learning disabilities by working on a farm.

Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

July - Radcot-on-Thames

Date: Sunday 31st July 2016
Meet: Car park over the bridge from The Swan, Radcot-on-Thames, Bampton. OX18 2SX
Take care: narrow bridge controlled by traffic lights
Time: 10.15am for 10.30am start
Length: about 7 miles but flat
Route:  Thames Path to Kelmscott and back
Boots: recommended
Dogs: well behaved welcome, must be on a lead where there's livestock
Lunch: buffet about 1.30pm
Charity collection: a charity supported by CAGOxfordshire which is an organisation that has a network of nearly 70 community groups across the county working on environmental and social issues

Hope to see you there!

Monday, 13 June 2016

June Walk - Ickford

Date: Saturday 25th June 2016
Time: 10.15am for 10.30 start
Meet: car park of The Rising Sun, Worminghall Rd, Ickford, Aylesbury HP18 9JD
Length: about 5 miles
Route: Circular
Boots: advisable, very muddy
Dogs: well behaved welcome
Snack: water, and if you need it a snack
Lunch: about 1.30pm at The Rising Sun
Charity Collection: West Oxon MS Society

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

May Walk - Bucknell near Bicester

Date: Sunday 22nd May 2016
Time: 10.15 for 10.30 start
Meet: The Trigger Pond, Bicester Road, Bucknell.  OX27 7NE
Length: a little over 7 miles but flat
Route: circular - Stoke Lyne, Bainton and back to Bucknell,
Boots: could be muddy so walking boots advisable
Dogs: well behave welcome, on leads where there's livestock
Snack: water and, if you need it, a snack
Lunch: about 2.15/2.30 - later than usual so have a good breakfast
Charity Collection: West Oxfordshire Branch of Multiple Sclerosis Society UK

Hope to see you there!

Thursday, 21 April 2016

April 2016 - Coleshill


Date: Staurday 30th April 2016
Meet: Radnor Arms, Coleshill, near Faringdon
Time: 10.15 for 10.30 start
Length: about 5 miles
Route: From Coleshill up Bradbury Hill and bluebells, then down to Great Coxwell Barn and return through Coleshill Park 
Boots: it will be muddy so boots advisable
Dogs: well behaved welcome but on leads if near livestock
Lunch: about 1.30 at the Radnor Arms
Charity: Comic Relief


Hope to see you there!

Friday, 12 February 2016

100th BBC Oxford/Volunteering Matters Walk - February - Blenheim Park

Date: Saturday 27th February 2016
Meet: car park of Owen Mumford, Brook Hill, 
Woodstock. OX20 1TU 
Time: at 10.15am to start at 10.30am.
Length: just over 5 miles
Route: circular, along the River Glyme to Blenheim Park and back
Boots: advisable or thick soled, comfortable shoes
Snack: water, and if you need it a snack
Lunch: make your own arrangements
Charity Collection: Comic Relief
Hope to see you there!