Evening Walk No.14 – Bagthorpe/Sleepy Hole

Pinxton Wharf

Bagthorpe, Inkerman, Sleepy Hole, Pinxton Wharf, Selston Green, Shepherd’s Rest, return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Dixie’s Inn, Bagthorpe. Park at rear of PH. Grid Ref. SK473 516 Post Code NG16 5HF Distance 5.9 miles Contact Tel.  07719 827 80

Evening Walk No.15 – Farnsfield

Southwell Trail

Parfitt Drive, Southwell Trail, Edingley, Little Lane, Little Turncroft Farm, Meadow Farm and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Parfitt Drive, off Southwell Road, Farnsfield. Grid Ref. SK653 564 Post Code  NG22 8FA Distance 6.3 miles Contact Tel.  07719 827 808

Laxton Open Field Walk

Laxton

Visit Laxton Open Field Museum, Laxton Castle, Mill Field, South Field, St Michael the Archangel Church, return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Dovecote Inn (car park & Museum to rear). Opportunity of a meal at the Inn after the walk. Grid Ref.  SK723 671 Post Code NG22 OSX Distance  5.3 Miles Contact Tel. 07719 827 808

Cotgrave Country Park

Cotgrave Country Park

Holme Lane, bridge over A52, Cotgrave Country Park, Grantham Canal, Skylarks Nature Reserve, Holme Pierrepont Hall and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent. Park carefully in the village. Grid Ref. SK 645 393 Post Code NG12 2FD Distance 5.8 miles Contact Tel. 07719 827 808

Evening Walk No.16 – Highfields Lake/Wollaton Park

Highfields Lake

Lakeside Theatre, Highfield Lake, Millennium Garden, The Downs, Derby Road A52, Wollaton Park Lake, Limetree Avenue, University Campus and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at car park Lakeside Theatre, off University Boulevard Nottingham University South site. Grid Ref. SK 548 382 Post Code NG7 2RD Distance 5.4 miles Contact Tel. 07719 827 808

Bramley Apple Trail

Southwell Minster

Southwell Minster, Norwood, Southwell Trail, Southwell Workhouse. Footpaths in apple orchards. Meet Janet & Keith (Worksop Ramblers) in the car park opposite Southwell Minster. Post Code NG25 0HW Distance 7 miles Contact Tel. 01909 509729 or  07794 243935 www.ramblers.org.uk/worksop

St Ann’s Allotments Tours

St Annes Allotment

The sixth 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 42 bus service  from the City. Donation request £5 per person includes tea/coffee and biscuits. Please book via website www,staa.eventbrite.com  Any booking questions to info@staa-allotments.org.uk or calling 0115 960 2282, leaving your name and contact telephone number. Web-site  staa-allotments.org.uk
These tours take place on the last Wednesday of each month until the last in September.

Evening Walk No.17 – Epperstone

nr Hagg Farm

Eastwood Farm, Haggs Farm, Car Holt Farm, Lowdham Church, return to Epperstone. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Cross Keys PH, Main Street, Epperstone. Grid Ref. SK 653 484 Post Code NG14 6AD Distance 5.1 miles Contact Tel.  07719 827 80