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Summer Walk: Melrose and Eldon Hall

Again over 40 members set off stopping off in Jedburgh for a coffee on the way there and Hexham on the way home.   A Party headed off for the hills and had a much improved 6 mile walk although … Continue reading

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Summer Walk: Grasmere Circular

Both Parties were doing a Grasmere Circular walk, with the A party aiming for 5 hours and the B party aiming for 5 miles. Over the last couple of walks we have been averaging around 43 members Margaret Palmer led … Continue reading

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Summer Walk: Selkirk to Melrose

A Party 10 mile walk set off with David Palmer as walk leader along the Abbey Way. passing Cauldshiels Lock and Abbotsford House to finishing along the River Tweed at Melrose. B Party Galashiels to Melrose 5 mile walk set … Continue reading

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Summer Walk: Allendale 2019

Saturday 11th May 2019 47 members set out for our Allendale ramble.  We didn’t stop off for coffee as there were races and roadworks in Hexham. So we arrived in Allendale Town and descended on the Tea Shop. we had … Continue reading

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Reeth walk

It was a cold, wet start but our 37 members were in good spirits. we stopped off at Richmond on the way down for a cup of tea and the way back for fish and chips. the A group had … Continue reading

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Spring walk: Brampton

We set out in high spirits again for the Brampton walk, 47 members strong, stopping at Haltwhistle for a cuppa on the way. Jack led the A party from Gilsland and Joan led the B party from Gunshall. The weather … Continue reading

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Spring Walk Warkworth

The second walk of the season had another 47 eager walkers heading out to Warkworth we stopped at Heighley Gate garden centre for coffee on the way.  David lead the A party from Craster and Margaret lead the B party … Continue reading

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Summer walk: Stanhope

13/10/18 Stanhope Circular  ‘A’ Ken Armstrong  ‘B’ Pat Gardner It was a dark, misty wet morning as 35 members travelled into Weardale. Due to the inclement weather, the ‘A’ party leader decided to change the walk from a linear starting … Continue reading

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Summer walk: Kirby Stephen

29/09/18 Kirkby Stephen  ‘A’ Bill Sillitoe  ‘B’ Gary O’Hagan It was dry but with a cooling wind as 38 members travelled today stopping for coffee in Barnard Castle. We parked in the mart behind the front street in Kirkby Stephen … Continue reading

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Summer walk: Hallbankgate

15/09/18 Hallbankgate to Castle Carrock  ‘A’ Gary O’Hagan  ‘B’ George Gibson Only 39 members travelled to Cumbria on a dry and cool day. After coffee in Hexham we travelled to Hallbankgate situated near Brampton. 13 members set out on a … Continue reading

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