Tendring Ramblers

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DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Sunday, 29th April
10am at at the old bridge lay-by on A137 at Cattawade
TM101330 / CO11 1RE
A circular walk via Stutton and Bentley with a picnic lunch.PLEASE NOTE: This walk has been moved backward from 8th April.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Contact
Margaret Baldry
01206 619084
07814 406140
Thursday, 3rd May
10am at at Stutton community centre
TM144347 / IP9 2TA
A walk along the River Stour.4.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
Contact
Malcolm Westwood
01206 395224
Thursday, 3rd May
10am at at the Butley Corner car park off the B1084, about 1½ miles before Butley.
TM350502 / IP12 3PF
A circular walk via Chillesford and the ancient oaks at Staverton Thicks. Bring your own lunch for a picnic.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Paul and June Fieldsend
01255 677368
07803 519517
Sunday, 6th May
10am at at the free car park in Elmstead, off the Clacton Road
TM064243 / CO7 7DA
A circular walk via Little Bromley Hall and Bromley Cross. No pub stop so bring a picnic lunch.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Contact
John and Stephanie Belcher
01206 825626
07784 576908
Thursday, 10th May
10am at at Assington Village Hall
TL934376 / CO10 5LW
A circular walk through nature reserves at Arger Fen and Spouses Grove. Please bring drink for mid-walk break.5.5mile / 8.9km
Leisurely
Leader
Michael May
01206 867863
07736 414703
Thursday, 10th May
10am at park and meet at Bourne Park, Ipswich, suggested entrance to main parking area being off Stoke Park Drive. For Satnavs enter junction of Corporation Avenue and Stoke Park Drive. It is possible to park at alternative entrance off A137 Wherstead Road and walk to meeting point.
TM151420 / IP2 9SD
A walk from Bourne Park to The White Horse at Tattingstone for lunch or picnic which is usually allowed in pub garden if a drink is purchased. Please check website for any changes nearer the time.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Stuart and Susan Beachamp
01728 861201
07985 944933
Saturday, 12th May
9:45am at as usual at Platform 10, Liverpool Street Station by 09.45am and take the tube as a group to Tower Hill. An all day Travelcard, contactless bank card (previously used contactless) or Oyster Card is needed.
TQ332816 / EC2M 3TP
A walk down to the river to take a Thames Clipper boat to The Embankment. Then a walk through Trafalgar Square and Admiralty Arch into St. James' Park to visit Buckingham Palace and the gardens. A coffee stop is planned in the park. Then past Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament to begin the 'TFL (6) Bridges Walk' starting with Westminster Bridge and finishing with Tower Bridge. Numerous sites will be visited on the walk. Any problems with the Clipper Boat requires the use of the tube to The Embankment.6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Contact
Jeff Coe
01255 862098
07752 377463
Sunday, 13th May
10am at at the free car park on the A133 in Elmstead Market
TM064243 / CO7 7DA
Originally planned for 4th March and cancelled by the Beast from the East, this a circular walk to Wivenhoe where there is a choice of pubs, fish and chip shop, cafés or ferry shelter to eat your picnic lunch.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Stephen Northrop
07902 948159
Thursday, 17th May
10am at at Wix Village Hall
TM164284 / CO11 2RY
A countryside walk.5mile / 8km
Leisurely
Contact
Margaret F and Eileen D
01206 251593
07941 999723
Thursday, 17th May
10am at at the green in Long Melford
TL865466 / CO10 9DJ
A circular walk via Stanstead and then on to Glemsford where there will be a picnic lunch as pubs are not always open on Thursdays.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Heather Blackwood
01206 530592
Sunday, 20th May
10am at parking in the surrounding streets where possible, meet at the War Memorial on the High Street.
TM194275 / CO12 5AS
A circular walk to Thorpe via Landermere. Picnic lunch.10.5mile / 16.9km
Moderate
Contact
Maggie and Terry
01255 763964
07890 000468
Thursday, 24th May
10am at at Lawford Church car park.
TM088315 / CO11 2JX
A short walk around Manningtree and Mistley. Bring a drink for mid walk break.5mile / 8km
Leisurely
Contact
Michael May
01206 867863
07736 414703
Thursday, 24th May
10am at at the village hall car park in Bures.
TL908339 / CO8 5BX
A walk out along St. Edmund Way and then on to Assington where lunch is available at The Shoulder of Mutton or bring a picnic. The afternoon return is via Tiger Hill direct to the start.10.5mile / 16.9km
Moderate
Contact
Dave Cornell
01206 615695
07901 821973
Thursday, 31st May
10am at meet at the pier, using the pay and display or street parking nearby.
TM254215 / CO14 8ES
A circular walk around The Naze.5mile / 8km
Leisurely
Contact
Burt Thomas
01206 213427
07951 250190
Thursday, 31st May
10am at at the Gun Hill lay-by, the entrance to which is just to the west of the junction with Stratford Road; please do not park in between the white marker posts.
TM041333 / CO7 6HP
A circular walk via Higham and Shelley. Bring food and drink for a picnic lunch, as there are no shops on this walk.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Contact
John and Stephanie Belcher
01206 825626
07784 576908
Sunday, 3rd June
10am at at the weir in Main Street, Stratford St. Mary.
TM042340 / CO7 6JR
A circular walk will take us to a lunch stop at Stoke by Nayland with picnic lunch and time to enjoy a drink at a local pub.12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
Contact
Stephen Northrop
07902 948159
Thursday, 7th June
10am at at St. Leonard’s Church, Beaumont-cum-Moze
TM180247 / CO16 0AZ
A circular walk.6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Contact
Dee Rampling Lee
01206 251165
Thursday, 7th June
10am at at the free car park at Lavenham adjacent to The Cock Inn.
TL914489 / CO10 9SA
Aa circular walk via Acton and Long Melford where there are plenty of places for those wishing to buy lunch.12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
Contact
Heather & Keith
01206 530592
Friday, 8th June
7pm at at the lay-by at Cattawade old bridge off the A137
TM101330 / CO11 1RE
A gentle evening walk round East End, through woods and open country.5mile / 8km
Leisurely
Contact
Jean Ward
01206 392740
Sunday, 10th June
11am at at the free car park in East Bergholt.
TM069346 / CO7 6TB
A pleasant walk through rolling countryside with picnic lunch at Dedham.10.5mile / 16.9km
Moderate
Contact
Heather & Keith
01206 530592
Thursday, 14th June
10am at at Martin’s Farm Country Park on the B1027.
TM119173 / CO16 8HN
A circular walk around St. Osyth and Point Clear. Please bring a lunch or the Ferry Boat Inn will be open for drinks and food. The actual walk will be led by June Clark.Please note that the proposed strawberry tea to follow this walk has had to be cancelled..11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Contact
Sarah and Len Martin
01255 823298
07933 025328
Sunday, 17th June
10am at at Alresford village hall car park in Ford Lane
TM068212 / CO7 8AT
A circular walk with a lunch stop at Wivenhoe Quay where pubs and cafes will be open for drinks and food if required, otherwise picnic lunch.8mile / 12.9km
Moderate
Contact
Pamela Bradley
01206 799256
Thursday, 21st June
10am at at the Stour Wood RSPB car park in Wrabness
TM190310 / CO12 5ND
A circular walk.4.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
Contact
Dee Rampling Lee
01206 251165
Thursday, 21st June
10am at at the village hall car park in Hartest, ignoring the private car park sign or park around village green.
TL833525 / IP29 4DH
A figure of eight walk, in the morning enjoying undulating Suffolk countryside toward Brockley. Following a picnic lunch on village green or at The Crown, the afternoon is through part of the Chadacre Estate, passing impressive Chadacre Hall.12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
Contact
Fran and June
01787 310283
07983 768643
Thursday, 28th June
10am at at West End Lane car park in Dovercourt
TM246301 / CO12 3FA
A walk via Little Oakley, with some road walking.5.5mile / 8.9km
Leisurely
Contact
Margaret F and Eileen D
01206 251593
07941 999723
Thursday, 28th June
10am at at lay-by adjacent to Cobbolds Farm on the South side of the A1071 near Hadleigh.
TM051434 / IP7 6BG
A lovely countryside walk over to Hintlesham and back to Hadleigh. Picnic lunch or food is available the The George in Hintlesham.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Maggie and Terry
01255 763964
07890 000468
Sunday, 1st July
10am at at Lawford Church car park.
TM088315 / CO11 2JX
A walk to Flatford and Dedham. Bring refreshments for mid-walk break.6.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
Contact
Michael May
01206 867863
07736 414703
Thursday, 5th July
10am at on The Esplanade near Bournemouth Road, from where we will catch the 10:10am bus to Walton, with a bus pass or £3.50 fare. The walk is back along sea wall via Holland Church and Frinton Golf Club.
TM208164 / CO15 5TR
A linear walk.6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
Contact
Margaret F and Eileen D
01206 251593
07941 999723
Thursday, 5th July
10am at at Lawford Church car park.
TM088315 / CO11 2JX
A circular walk to Little Bromley. Lunch and/or a visit to The Haywain.11mile / 17.7km
Moderate
Contact
Stephen Northrop
07902 948159
Thursday, 12th July
10am at at the pay and display car park in Mill Road, Dedham.
TM058334 / CO7 6DH
A circular walk via Langham Church.5.6mile / 9km
Leisurely
Contact
Burt Thomas
01206 213427
07951 250190
Thursday, 12th July
10am at at Harpers Hill Lane off the A134 at Nayland.
TL966345 / CO6 4NT
A walk via Wissington and Honey Tye to The Anchor at Nayland for lunch. The afternoon is a circuit South of Nayland. A figure of eight is possible (6 + 4 miles) for those willing to make own way back from The Anchor to Harpers Hill.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Jeff Coe
01255 862098
07752 377463
Sunday, 15th July
10am at at the Essex Wildlife Trust visitor centre car park at Abberton Reservoir.
TL963178 / CO2 0EU
A picturesque circular walk via Layer Breton. Picnic lunch on the green opposite the Hare & Hounds, for those who want a quick drink.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Maggie and Terry
01255 763964
07890 000468
Thursday, 19th July
10am at at Lawford Church car park.
TM088315 / CO11 2JX
A circular walk to Flatford for a coffee stop.6.4mile / 10.3km
Leisurely
Contact
Malcolm Westwood
01206 395224
Thursday, 19th July
10am at at the car park about 2.25 miles South East of Melton on the B1083.
TM306475 / Inaccurate
A circular walk to the River Deben and Sutton Hoo. Lunch is at the National Trust café at Sutton Hoo or bring a picnic.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
John and Stephanie Belcher
01206 825626
07784 576908
Sunday, 22nd July
10am at at Stoke by Nayland recreation ground car park.
TL985363 / CO6 4QX
A scenic circular walk via Withermarsh Green, Gifford’s Hall Park, Dollop’s Wood and Polstead. Picnic lunch.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Contact
Janet Penfold
01255 862098
07752 377463
Thursday, 26th July
10am at at the free car park in Elmstead, off the Clacton Road
TM064243 / CO7 7DA
A circular walk via Bromley Cross, Little Bromley and Great Bromley. Please bring along your own food and drink to enjoy a picnic lunch in the beautiful Essex countryside.10.5mile / 16.9km
Moderate
Contact
Dave Cornell
01206 615695
07901 821973

 

 

 

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