May

Bunny Hop

A circular walk taking in Bunny Woods, with excellent vistas of Charnwood Forest and the South Nottinghamshire Countryside. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Church Street Bunny, outside St Mary’s The Virgin Church, Bunny. Grid Ref: SK 582 296 Post Code: NG11 6QT Distance: 8.0 miles Contact: 07719 827 808

Blidworth Woods

Blidworth Woods A circular walk of the Blidworth Wood linking former Calverton pit line, Papplewick Pumping Station, Blidworth Bottoms, Gorse Covert, to return. Possible lunch option here. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Longdale Lane Forest Car Park, off A614 nr Ravenshead. Grid Ref: SK592 523 Post Code: NG14 6PX Distance: 5.9 miles Contact: 07719…

Eakring – The Robin Hood Way

Eakring Windmill A walk through farmland, over two stiles, past the first onshore oilfield which produced 280,000 tons of oil between 1939 and 1966. We shall follow the tracks of local hero Robin Hood. Don’t bring any valuables in case his gang are waiting for us! Meet Keith and Janet (Worksop Ramblers) at the Saville…

Greasley Parish Walk No.1

Footpath to Greasley Church First in a series of walks around the parish, mainly off road. Stiles and farm animals may be encountered. Paths may be wet or muddy so suitable footwear is essential. Routes may vary depending on ground conditions. We walk field paths over the “cliff” then down to Watnall Wood for the…

Brinsley Footpath Walk No.1

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. Avoid public transport, no late buses for your return journey. Meet the appointed volunteer lead- er at Brinsley Headstocks Car…