July

Evening Walk No.14 Bagthorpe Circular

Cromford Canal Warehouse Through Bagthorpe, to take footpath along Bagthorpe Brook to Westwood, Cromford Canal, Erewash Nature Reserve, Westwood Farm, Underwood Hill, Underwood Green, Bagthorpe. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Dixie’s PH, Lower Bagthorpe (park in field behind Dixie’s). Grid Ref: SK473 516 Post Code: NG16 5HF Distance: 5.9 miles Contact: 07719 827 7808

St Ann’s Allotments Tours

The 5th guided tour of the year, covering 700 years of history on the gardens. Includes a visit to our Heritage Display Garden. All tours last roughly 90 minutes. Meet 5 minutes earlier at the eco-friendly Visitor Centre at 121 Ransom Road, Nottingham NG3 3LH Grid Ref. SK584 417. Park on Ransom Road or use…

Greasley Footpaths Walks No.7

Greasley Footpath From Greasley Church follow field paths to Moorgreen and Dicks Lane for a circuit of Colliers Wood Country Park. Returning via a former mineral railway line and field paths to the church. Meet Jeff Catherines at Greasley Church, parking in layby in front of the church on the B600 between Watnall and Moorgreen.…

Green’s Mill Bat and Moth Watch

Green’s Windmill An evening stroll to locate and identify bats and moths around this famous landmark. Experts will be on hand to identify them. Bring torches. All welcome, but booking essential. Meet at Green’s Windmill, Windmill Lane, Nottingham NG2 4QB Contact Martin Willis 07970 178618 or email: nwtcitygroup@gmail.com Those with limited mobility and wheelchair users,…

Maplebeck & Mansey Common

Church of St. Radegund, Maplebeck Out of Maplebeck to Orchard Wood Farm, Dilliner Wood, Mansey Common, National Grid centre, Parkhill Plantation, and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at The Beehive PH. (smallest pub in Notts) The Hollows, Maplebeck. (Please park very carefully in the village) Grid Ref: SK710 607 Post Code: NG23 6AB Distance:…

Brinsley Footpath Walk No.6

Brinsley Footpath The annual check on paths and furniture within the parish. Please wear suitable clothing and carry a drink. All walks are undertaken at your own risk although assessments of routes are made before the event. Avoid public transport, no late buses for your return journey. Meet the appointed volunteer leader at the White…

Laxton open Fields & Castle

Laxton Churchyard East Park Wood, Breck Cottage, Moorhouse, South Field, Saywood, Mill Field, Laxton Manorial Earthworks & Laxton Castle, return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Dovecote Inn Visitor’s Centre, Cross Hill, Laxton. Grid Ref: SK 723671 Post Code: NG22 0SX Distance: 5.0 miles Contact: 07719 827 808