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Friday 12th May
Saturday  13th May
Sunday 14th May

All walks must be booked in advance by Wednesday 10th May. Thanks to generous sponsorship from Whitchurch Business Group and Whitchurch Town Council we have been able to reduce the charge for most walks this year. The 3 Canal Boat Walks are 5. All the others are 2.

Please book online by clicking here

Whitchurch Business GroupWhitchurch Town Council
Registration for the start of walks is at The Archibald Worthington Club except where otherwise indicated.
The times shown are departure times. You should register in the 10-15 minutes before that.
If you are not sure where a start point is click here for a map.
Morning, but not day walks, can be combined with afternoon walks.

Status colour:
Lots of places
5 or fewer spaces
Currently full

Day walks - packed lunch and a drink required unless a pub lunch is included
Time
Walk & Leader
distance 
Detail
Image
Status
09.00
Alone in the Fields
Peter Stockbridge
7m 6h

Back marker:
Janet Murray

Bus 41 to Malpas [09.20]. Unfortunately this is too early on a Friday for bus passes to be valid although you may be lucky!

Walk back via Tushingham viewing inside Old St Chad's church; lunch at Willeymoor Lock Tavern [order & pay on day].

Register from 08.30, ie before the launch!

No dogs
Tushingham Old St Chads
09.00
Halls & Mosses
Dot Bishop
9m

Back marker:
Jeannie Dickens

 
09.20 Wrexham bus 146 to Bronington. Unfortunately this is too early on a Friday for bus passes to be valid although you may be lucky!
Walk back via Fenns Moss, Alkington Hall [pictured] , Dearnford Hall and Brown Moss.
Register from 08.30, ie before the launch!
No dogs due to sheep & deer.
Packed lunch and drink required.



09.30

Ash Brown Walk
Baz Fewster 8m

Back marker:
Sue Bevan


Ash and Brown Moss with possible drinks stop at The White Lion.

No dogs
Packed lunch and drink required.

Brown Moss 2022
10.30
Rail Ramble
Malcolm Monie 7m

Back marker:
Andy Fitton

10.48 train to Wrenbury.
Fare: 4.50 / 2.95 with railcard.
Walk back through Wrenbury churchyard to the canal and South Cheshire Way.
Coffee/ice-cream stop at The Park Coffee Shop in Wrenbury. Lunch at Marbury Lock c.12.30. Drinks stop at The Swan, Marbury.
Register at Whitchurch Rail Station
Packed lunch and drink required

Morning walks - can  be combined with afternoon walks - bring  a drink [& snack]

09.15
North by North-East
David Portch
5m

Back marker:
Liza Willis
A gentle climb up to Wirswall and Wickstead Hall to enjoy views over the Cheshire Plain.

No dogs please - young cattle and ewes with lambs on route


Afternoon walks - can be combined with morning walks - bring a drink

14.00
Almost to Broughall and back  

Easy walking through fields, lanes and tracks past Brick Kiln Farm, Blakemere and The Moss, and back to town. Some of the stiles would be difficult for large dogs.

Walk withdrawn.

14.10
Belton and Blackoe  Veronica Portch
4.5m

Back marker:
David Portch
A leisurely walk with no stiles - Alkington, Belton, Blackoe Cottages, canal and Greenfields Nature reserve. Blackoe footbridge
Evening Entertainment

20.00
Folk Session   
A lively session at The Archibald Worthington Club with local band Jigsmith and others. Bring instruments and voices, or just yourself. Bar.
No need to book - just come along.


Please book online by clicking here

  Wirswall Peckforton

The pictures here are taken from previous festivals and do not necessarily reflect what we can offer this year!

White Lion Ash Ring and Ramble Wollerton Wetlands Lyneal Liner