|Date||Venue||Miles||Walk Leader||Terrain||Lunch||Start Time|
|6 Apr||Monthly meeting at the Masonic Hall, Winmarleigh Street||14:00pm|
|Eric Newton on "The Life and Times of a Busker"|
|13 Apr||Grappenhall||Ian Fountain|
|27 Apr||Brereton Green (shorter version of B walk)||4||Jeff Brookes||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|See 'B' walk for details|
|4 May||Monthly meeting at the Masonic Hall, Winmarleigh Street||14:00|
|Howard Green on Heraldry|
|20 Apr||No Walk Offered|
|11 May||Appleton Thorn||4+||Linda Barlow||Easy||Pub||10:45|
|Meet : The Thorn Inn WA4 4QX. Order food/toilets available.
Walk : An easy walk of 4+ miles,
Directions : From Warrington, take the A49 south through Stockton Heath to the traffic lights before the motorway island, turn left onto Stretton Road and follow the road for approx. 1.5 miles. The Inn is on the corner of Lumb Brook Road.
|18 May||No Walk Offered|
|25 May||Haigh Hall Country Park||4||Chris McNamee||Easy||Cafe||10:30|
|Meet : Outside stables cafeteria building Haigh Hall County Park, Wigan, WN2 1PE. Toilets at start.
Walk : No stiles, canal towpath, woods (may be muddy) and short road walk.
Directions : M6 North exits junction 27. Take 3rd right off island and go straight across staggered cross roads into Market Street (IGNORE HAIGH HALL SIGN). Continue on road going under railway bridge and on for approx. one mile. Turn off small island signed B5239 Haigh Hall. Turn left at next small island (signed Haigh Hall). Cross canal by humbacked bridge controlled by traffic lights (Bridge 63 on right). Road bends at Red Rock Lodge. Entrance to Haigh Hall is on right. Follow road to car park near stables cafe. Pay and Display £1.50 all day. Toilets near stables cafe.
Distance : Total journey approx 40 mins.
|1 Jun||Annual General Meeting at the Masonic Hall, Winmarleigh Street||14:00|
|Brian Hallworth on George Formby|
|8 Jun||Little Leigh||4.25||Cynthia Ormson||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|15 Jun||Thelwall||4||Linda Barlow & Doreen Boardman||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|Meet: at Pickering Arms Thelwall WA4 2SU. Order food first, toilets available.
Walk: Canal towpaths, fields and some road walking. No stiles.
Directions: From town centre take A5601 Knutsford road through Latchford. After crossing Manchester ship canal via swing bridge, take immediate left onto Thelwall New road B5157. After travelling approx. 1.5 miles, at a sharp right-hand bend, The Pickering Arms is on your right and car park immediately after it.
|22 Jun||No walk offered|
|29 Jun||No Walk Offered|
|6 Jul||Walton||4||Doreen Boardman||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|Note change of venue.
Meet : Walton Arms pub, Old Chester Rd., WA4 6TG. Toilets available & order food before walk. Pub has been recently refurbished Very Nice!!
Walk : Around Walton and along canal towpaths (could be muddy) through Walton gardens and villages. No stiles, no livestock.
Directions : Travel A56 from Warrington Bridgefoot along Chester Rd over bridge and go right with the road onto a dual carriage way. At the traffic lights turn sharp left and the pub is on your left.
|13 Jul||No Walk Offered|
|20 Jul||Appleton Thorn||4||Ian Fountain||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|27 Jul||Winwick||4||Dilys Swann||Easy||Pub||10:30|
Directions : From the M62, take the A49 north to Winwick, to the traffic lights just past the church. At the lights, turn left towards Burtonwood and follow the road over the bridge to the FIDDLE I’th BAG Pub on the right.
|3 Aug||No Walk Offered|
|10 Aug||No Walk Offered|
|17 Aug||Hollins Green||4||Mary Barbour||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|Meet: Black Swan, Hollins Green, WA3 6LA. Pre-book lunch and use toilets before the walk.
Walk: a lovely, easy 4 mile walk through the village, fields and Nature reserve of Rixton Claypits - no stiles but some wooden steps.
Directions: Take A57 Manchester Road from Warrington, cross M6 and after 3 miles at start of dual carriageway turn left into Hollins Green. Follow road through village, Black Swan is on the left.
|31 Aug||Bartington||4||Cynthia Ormson||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|Meet : Pub Leigh Arms Warrington Rd; Little Leigh, Northwich CW8 4QT
Directions : At Junction 10 (M56) take A49 right on roundabout towards Whitchurch. Keep straight on past a sign for Bartington but before the bridge the pub is on your left set back. Turn left to the car park.
|7 Sep||Enrolment Day at the Masonic Hall, Winmarleigh Street||1:00-3:30pm|
|14 Sep||No Walk Offered|
|21 Sep||The Peovers (shorter version of B walk)||5||Jeff Brookes||Easy||Pub||10:30|
|See 'B' walk for details|
|28 Sep||No Walk Offered|