New Year Day Walk of Kings

Parliament Oak Spa Ponds, Parliament Oak, The Lings, St Edwin’s Cross, Archway House, Kings Clipstone, King John’s Palace, Vicar Water Country Park and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Whitegates Hotel, 2 Clipstone Road East, Forest Town. Grid Ref. SK572 627 Post Code NG19 0HS Distance 6.4 miles Contact Tel. 07719 827 808

Nottingham Canal, Bramcote

Hemlock Stone Hemlock Stone, Stapleford Hill, Nottingham Canal, Moor Lane, Bramcote Ridge & Park. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Bramcote Park Car Park, off Ilkeston Road, Bramcote.  Take the opportunity of a meal after the walk at Sherwin Arms PH. Grid Ref.   SK499 384 Post Code  NG9 3JT Distance 4.9 Miles Contact Tel. 07719 827…

Gedling Country Park

Redwing Redwing, fieldfare and migrant blackbird arrivals. Gulls on the ponds. Look for deer hoof prints, especially muntjac. Plenty of interesting fungi. Meet Rod and Jenny Fillingham at the Visitor centre Café 1899 by Spring Lane car park. Post Code. NG4 4PE.   Wildlife presented by Mark Tyler and Brian Cluff.  Walking may be slow.  Take…


Beauvale Priory A leisurely walk from Beauvale Priory, taking in Castle Hill, Annesley Hall and Church. Bring a packed lunch and refreshments. Wear suitable clothing.. Meet Christine Statham (Southwell Ramblers) at the Beauvale Priory. Grid Ref. SK 492 490  Post Code NG16 2AA Distance  6.5 miles Contact Tel. 07983 215993

Battle of East Stoke

Church of All Saints – Syerston Church of All Saints, Syerston, Elston Spa, Trent Lane, East Stoke Battlefield, Red Gutter, St Oswald Church, East Stoke, Stoke Fields, Elston Chapel and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Church of All Saints, Greengate, Syerston. Park carefully in the village. Grid Ref. SK747 475 Post Code NG23 5NF…