|22 May||Pennington Flash||5.5||Mary Barbour||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|MEET: Nevison Inn, 96 Plank Lane, Leigh WN7 4QE. Toilets and order food. Small car park, so share lifts, block one another in, or you can park on the road
WALK: Easy walk round Pennington Flash. Toilets are available at the coffee stop in Pennington Park. Bring binoculars if you are a birdwatcher. The first part of the walk is with the C walk on the same day
DIRECTIONS: take A579 from Winwick signposted to Leigh for about 2 miles, turn right at T junction and left at traffic lights at Red Lion onto B5207 towards Golborne. Cross A580 and in ¾ mile turn right at traffic lights into Slag Lane then follow the road for 2 miles. Pub is on left ¼ mile beyond canal.
DISTANCE: 11 miles taking about 30 mins from Warrington Town Centre
LEADER: Mary Barbour 0161 775 4471 mobile on the day 07510 284682
|29 May||Kelsall||5||Linda Young & Stuart Roylance||Strenuous||Pub||10:30|
|MEET : The Boot Inn, Boothdale,Willington, Tarporley. CW6 0NH – Please park on far left of Car Park. Toilets and choose lunch before the walk
WALK : Some fairly steep inclines and steps throughout the walk, which means you get some great views over Cheshire, a couple of muddy patches if wet. Lots of kissing gates but no stiles.
DISTANCE : About 20 miles from Warrington Town Centre following A49 and A556 – see Boot Inn website for full directions – www.thebootinnwillington.com
LEADERS : Linda Young – 07729 738065 or Stuart Roylance - 07883 675665
|12 Jun||Turton & Entwhistle Res||5.5||Craig Pownall|
|MEET: The Black Bull, Edgworth, Near Bolton. BL7 0AG
WALK: Some steep inclines and steps. Mud in places. Toilets available at start. Order lunch before walk.
DIRECTIONS: Join M62 at Birchwood, J11 and go east. At J12, take M60 exit to Leeds. At J15, take M61 exit to Preston, continue for half a mile. Keep right where road forks, Onto A666, for Bolton. Continue for 1 mile. Road merges onto St Peters Way,then continue to next traffic lights. Turn right onto Turton Street A673. In quarter mile turn left onto Folds Road A676. Continue for 2 miles then turn left onto Bradshaw Road, A676. Continue for 2 miles again, then turn into Bury Road. Continue 1 and half miles then turn left at White Horse Inn onto Bolton Road. Continue for quarter mile, then turn right into car park of the Black Bull.
DISTANCE: 26 miles. Approx 45 minutes.
LEADERS: Hilary and Craig Pownall 07412958331, Carole Rowlinson 07947074984
|19 June||Mouldsworth, Manley||5||Essaji & Gianna Raniwalla and Norman Partington||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|MEET: Goshawk, Station Road, Mouldsworth, CH3 8AJ. Toilets available before walk.
TERRAIN: Moderate, through fields, lanes, forest paths. There are parts with inclines and road. walking. 14 stiles (easy).
DIRECTIONS: From M56, J10 (Stretton roundabout) towards North Wales. Exit at J12 and follow signs for Frodsham (A557). After approx 1mile, turn left into Fluin Lane B5394.Turn left into Red Lane (B5152) then turn right into Manley Road. After 0.8 miles, turn right into Tarvin Road B5392). Arrive at Goshawk on the right. Park at the rear of the pub.
DISTANCE: Travel time approx. 30 minutes from J10, M56.
LEADERS: Tel. 07770934039 or 07986735437