Stoke Newcastle Ramblers

Where walking is a pleasure

July

Sunday 22nd, 10am at Cutting car park Milford [SJ973208], Milford, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Linda & Barry 01782 633791

Thursday 26th, 10:05am at Grindon Church Car Park [SK085545], Grindon Church Car Park area, Ecton Hill, 9mi/14.5km, Contact Dave 01782 839991

Sunday 29th, 8am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], 10am at Carpark [SO474732], Mortimer Forest, Ludlow. Note this walk date has now been revised from the one which was previously shown in the paper programme as 05/08/18, 13mi/20.9km, Leader Terry Aherne 07593 803840

Sunday 29th, 10am at Onecote Village Hall Car Park (charge) [SK049551], Around the Hamps Way (Meet Onecote Village Hall), 6mi/9.7km, Leader Susan & Stephen 01782 625189

August

Wednesday 1st, 10:05am at Whiston Village Hall (charge) [SJ037469], Whiston Village Hall (charge) area, The Iron Valley, 5mi/8km, Contact Dave 01538 753027

Thursday 2nd, 10:05am at Longnor Market Place [SK090650], Longnor Market Place area, Two Hills Walk, 9mi/14.5km, Contact Dave 01782 839991

Sunday 5th, 8am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], Lurching towards Llangollen, Llangollen south Note this walk date has changed fom the one which was previously shown in the paper programme as 29/07/18, 12mi/19.3km, Leader Ken Twigge 07515 506763

Sunday 5th, 10am at Bagnall Village (roadside parking) [SJ927509], Bagnall, 5mi/8km, Leader Dave & Lyn 01782 303556

Thursday 9th, 10:05am at Roadside parking, Hartington [SK128604], Roadside parking, Hartington area, Three Dales, 9mi/14.5km, Contact Chris 07770 966123

Saturday 11th, 8:30am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], Beaston Poacher, Beaston Cheshire, Saturday walk, 15mi/24.1km, Leader Phil Snow 07944 643398

Sunday 12th, 10am at Roadside parking in the layby opposite the Quiet Woman Public House (by the Church) [SK091671], Earl Sterndale, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Julie & Al 07387 573549

Wednesday 15th, 10:05am at Roadside parking near Cheddleton railway station [SJ982521], Roadside parking near Cheddleton railway station area, Cheddleton, 5mi/8km, Contact Dave & Lyn 01782 303556

Sunday 19th, 8:15am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], Appley Bridge and Standish, Lancashire, 11mi/17.7km, Leader Ken Twigge 07515 506763

Sunday 19th, 10am at Wiston Village Hall Car Park (charge) [SK039467], Tracks & Tramways, Tracks & Tramways (Whiston Village Hall Car Park), 5mi/8km, Leader Dave 01538 753027

Saturday 25th, 8:40am at Hanley Bus Station [SJ885475], Public transport walk, Linear walk bus walk , Saturday walk, 10.5mi/16.9km, Leader Brian Wood 01782 313578

Sunday 26th, 10am at Roadside parking by Harrington Arms [SJ887695], Gawsworth, 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Tony 01782 722708

Wednesday 29th, 10:05am at Roadside parking by Earl Sterndale church [SK090670], Roadside parking by Earl Sterndale church area, Earl Sterndale, 6mi/9.7km, Contact Howard 01782 636568

September

Sunday 2nd, 9am at Brough Park Leisure Centre Leek [SJ986569], 9:30am at Layby parking in Hollinsclough [SK065664], Upper Manifold and down a Dove, In the same general area as last year's Up a Dove, and again using the New Inn in Flash. Note this walk date has been revised from that which was previously shown in the paper programme as 09/09/18, 12mi/19.3km, Leader Charlie Bigley 01270 878839

Sunday 2nd, 10am at Froghall Wharf [SK026478], Froghall Wharf, 5mi/8km, Leader Malcom 01782 628128

Thursday 6th, 10:05am at Eyam Car Park (charge) [SK216767], Eyam Car Park (charge) area, Bretton Clough to Hucklow Edge, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Brian Lewis 01782 618624

Sunday 9th, 8am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], 9:30am at [SK216767], Eyam to Hucklow Edge, Peak District plague village. Note this walk date has now been revised from that which was previously shown in the paper programme as 02/09/18, 11mi/17.7km, Leader Brian Lewis 01782 618624

Sunday 9th, 10am at Hartington [SK128604], Hartington, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Howard 07719 592761

Wednesday 12th, 10:05am at Consall Nature Park [SJ994483], Consall Nature Park area, Consall Nature Park, 5mi/8km, Contact Alan Bell 01782 333194

Saturday 15th, 9am at Brough Park Leisure Centre Leek [SJ986569], Whaley and the Dipping Stone, High Peak, Saturday walk, 11mi/17.7km, Leader Brian Wood 01782 313578

Sunday 16th, 10am at Gradbach Car Park [SJ999662], Dallying along the Dane, Dallying along the Dane (Gradbach), 6mi/9.7km, Leader Lynne & Malcolm 07985 931190

Thursday 20th, 10:05am at Chetwode Arms Car Park (rear on gravel) [SJ743404], Chetwode Arms Car Park (rear on gravel) area, Chetwode Arms, 9mi/14.5km, Contact Bill 07518 926031

Sunday 23rd, 9am at Brough Park Leisure Centre Leek [SJ986569], 9:30am at [SJ988606], Churnet Way to Ramshaw Rocks, Staffordshire Moorlands, 10mi/16.1km, Leader Ashley Steadman 01782 646147

Sunday 23rd, 10am at Hollins Lane Car Park [SJ996521], Consall, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Paul T 07804 510039

Wednesday 26th, 10:05am at Hulton Abbey Car Park, Woodhead Road, Abbey Hulton [SJ905491], Hulton Abbey Car Park, Woodhead Road, Abbey Hulton area, Hulton Abbey & Beyond, 4mi/6.4km, Contact Anne 01782 621541

Sunday 30th, 9am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], Maer to Ashley, Staffordshire, 11.5mi/18.5km, Leader Dominic Emanuelli 01782 417366

Sunday 30th, 10am at Manifold Visitor Centre Car Park (charge) [SK103593], Manifold Visitor Centre, 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Richard 01782 621541

October

Thursday 4th, 10:05am at Beeston Castle Car Park (charge) [SJ540591], Beeston Castle Car Park (charge) area, North to Beeston, 8mi/12.9km, Contact Malcolm Sproston 01782 628128

Saturday 6th, 10am at Ludlow Castle entrance [SO509746], Weekend away: Shropshire Way and Mortimer Trail, A half day 6 mile circular walk led by Julie & Al leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00 and following the path down to the river Teme. After crossing Dinham bridge, the walk follows the Shropshire way towards Priors Halton and then on footpaths towards Hill Halton. The route then turns south to Bringewood Forest and then east along a bridalway and a forestry road to join the Mortimer trail back to Ludlow., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Julie & Al 07387 573549

Saturday 6th, 10:15am at Outside Compasses Inn, Clove Street at 10.15 to take a 20 minute public bus ride to Clee Hill [SO512747], Weekend away: Clee Hill to Ludlow, A full day 9 mile walk led by Alan meeting outside Compasses Inn, Clove Street at 10.15 to take a 20 minute public bus ride to Clee Hill where, on a clear day, there is a panoramic view including Snowdonia and the Malvern hills. The linear walk returns southerly then westerly to Ludlow passing two Norman churches and an Iron Age fort near Caynham. The latter part of the walk follows the Shropshire Way., 9mi/14.5km, Leader Alan 01782 333194

Sunday 7th, 10am at Biddulph Country Park Car Park [SJ893595], Biddulph, 4mi/6.4km, Leader Ian 01782 659570

Sunday 7th, 10am at Leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00 [SO509746], Weekend away: Oldfield and Bromfield, A half day 6 mile circular walk led by Lynne & Malcolm leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00. The walk will first proceed through the town to follow the River Corve north westerly to Oldfield. We will then walk westerly through Ludlow Racecourse and some Iron Age burial mounds to Bromfield before returning south easterly to Ludlow Castle via the Boiling Well sacred spring., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Lynne & Malcolm 07985 931190

Sunday 7th, 10am at Leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00 [SO509745], Weekend away: Bromfield and Bringewood Chase, A full day 9 mile circular walk led by Susan & Stephen leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00. The walk will first proceed north westerly following the River Teme through Oakley Park to a coffee stop at Bromfield. Here, you will be able to purchase freshly brewed tea and coffee, and browse a food outlet store if you wish. We will then briefly retrace our steps before turning south westerly along lanes towards the wooded ridge of Bringewood Chase. After a lunch stop overlooking the Clee Hills we wil ascend steeply onto the ridge and continue eastwards along pleasant, albeit muddy, woodland paths to Whitcliffe Common where there are good views back to Ludlow before we decend into the town., 9mi/14.5km, Leader Susan & Stephen 01782 625189

Monday 8th, 10am at Leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00 [SO509745], Weekend away: Overton, A half day 6 mile circular walk led by Maggie & Howard leaving Ludlow Castle entrance at 10.00 and following the path down to the River Teme. After crossing Dinham Bridge, we will follow the Mortimer trail towards Overton. The route then goes north east back to Ludlow., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Howard 01782 636568

Wednesday 10th, 10:05am at Punch Bowl Car Park [SJ984207], Punch Bowl Car Park area, Shugborough, 5mi/8km, Contact June 01782 642652

Sunday 14th, 8:30am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], Ruyton- X1-Towns, Shropshire, 11mi/17.7km, Leader Jean Ratcliffe 01782 623966

Sunday 14th, 10am at Hulton Abbey Car Park, Woodhead Road, Abbey Hulton [SJ905491], Hulton Abbey, Abbey Hulton, 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Linda 01782 839698

Thursday 18th, 10:05am at Northern Car Park [SJ840535], Northern Car Park area, Bathpool, Kidsgrove, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Tony Ratcliffe 01782 623966

Saturday 20th, 8:30am at Brough Park Leisure Centre Leek [SJ986569], Youlgreave Yomp, Derbyshire Peak District , Saturday walk, 11mi/17.7km, Leader Phil Snow 07944 643398

Sunday 21st, 10am at The Madeley Centre Car Park [SJ772452], The Onneley Loop (The Madeley Centre), The Onneley Loop, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Glyn 07702 042215

Wednesday 24th, 10:05am at Blythe Cricket Club, Cresswell (charge) [SJ978394], Blythe Cricket Club, Cresswell (charge) area, Blythe Marsh Walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Susan & Stephen 01782 625189

Sunday 28th, 8:30am at Hassell St/ Hanover St Newcastle- u- Lyme [SJ852460], Dimmingsdale, Ramblers Retreat, Peakstones, Staffordshire, 10mi/16.1km, Leader Malcolm Sproston 01782 628128

Sunday 28th, 10am at Labour in Vain Public House, Yarnfield(limited parking - car share/double park) [SJ865326], Yarnfield, 5.5mi/8.8km, Leader Margaret 01782 658889

More details

If any members make a booking with Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, they can nominate our club to receive a small commission on the holiday cost. Recently received:

  • 21/04/16 - 20/10/16 £70
  • 21/10/17 - 20/04/16 £100
  • 21/04/17 - 21/10/17  £80

These funds are given with no strings attached, and can be used entirely at the discretion of the Committee.

Sunday, July 22, 2018