Author Archives: Jill

Walks around Cambridge in ‘lockdown’ – exploring permissive paths

If you are seeking out new paths to walk along, both in and around Cambridge,  please take a look at the useful network of ‘permissive’ paths made available by local landowners. Cambridgeshire County Council has a valuable set of maps, … Continue reading

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Conwy, north Wales: Friday 30th April to Monday 3rd May 2021 (3 nights)

The Club is returning to Conwy, a beautiful walled town on the north Wales coast, in Spring 2021 for a long weekend in early May.  This holiday has been deferred from early May 2020 after the Covid-19 lockdown was announced. … Continue reading

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Ceredigion Coast Path west Wales, postponed to Friday 11th to 18th June 2021

The Club’s plan to walk the entire Ceredigion Coast Path in west Wales from Friday 5th to Friday 12th June 2020 has been scuppered by Covid-19. We are negotiating with the agencies renting out the five self-catering properties to defer … Continue reading

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Exercises for Plantar Fasciitis

A Club member has recently been suffering from Plantar Fasciitis, inflammation of the tissues of the heel and the underside of the foot. This very debilitating condition has severely affected her walking. However, following advice from a physiotherapist she has … Continue reading

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Brecon coach weekend cancelled for Spring 2020

Following some lengthy deliberation, the Club’s Committee has decided to cancel the forthcoming coach/hotel trip to Brecon. We know that this will disappoint many of you, but we have a duty of care to everyone booked to come. The good … Continue reading

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Thanks from the Yorkshire Dales National Park

At the Club’s recent AGM it was agreed to contribute £100 to the Yorkshire Dales National Park, to help pay for repairs to rights of way after the disastrous floods in early August this year. Reeth village, parts of Swaledale … Continue reading

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