Programme of Walks from 1 January 2003

to the end of 2003

Map Ref.


Wed January 15th (midweek walk)

Graves Park                                          
Leaders: Barbara Hicks and Kitty Fidler
Meet: 10.00am Hemsworth Road CP
(Opposite Warminster Road)

Sun February 9th (weekend walk)

Five Weirs Walk                                           
(All day birding extravaganza - better bring a packed lunch)
Leaders: George and Christine Pardy
                Meet: 10.00am Blonk Street

Wed February 12th (midweek walk)

Ecclesall Woods                                    
Leader: Brian Wilkinson
Meet: 10.00am Abbey Lane lay-by , above traffic lights.
(Turn right off Abbeydale Road South from Town Centre)

Sat March 8th (weekend walk)

Raptor Watch                                           
Leader: Chris Falshaw
Meet: 9.00am Bridge End CP, Derwent Valley



Wed March 19th (midweek walk)

Leader: Peter Deller
                                          Meet: 10.00am Picnic area Fulwood Lane.     
(After Norfolk Arms TR of Ringinglow Road into Fulwood Lane. Parking 600 yards on right)



Wed April 16th (midweek walk)

Lindrick Dale                                          
Leader: Tony Widdison
Meet: 10.00am Anstones Wood layby, on A57 Anston to Worksop Road.



Wed May 7th (evening walk)

Moss Valley                                            
Leader: Peter Wingfield
Meet: 7.00pm Ford Pond CP, next to the Bridge Inn, Ford, Near Eckington.                            
(Turn right off B6054 at Ridgeway, onto Ridgeway Moor Main Road)





Sat May 10th (weekend - early morning walk)

Padley (Famous Birdsong Walk)              
Leaders: Mike Jackson and Terry Hobson
Meet: 8.00am Grindleford Station CP.
(TR off B6512 Fox House to Grindleford  Road)



Wed May 14th (midweek all day walk)

Carsington (bring a packed lunch)             
Leader: Helen Foley
Meet 10.00am Sheepwash CP                         
(TL off B5035 Matlock to Ashbourne Road)

Wed May 21st (midweek walk)

Leader: Elaine Stewart
Meet 10.00am Haywood CP
(TR off B6054 Froggatt road, below Grouse Inn)




Wed June 11th (evening walk)

Crowhole & Barlow Lees                          
Leaders: Chris & Carol Brydone                           
Meet 7.00pm at lay-by at Commonside Chapel, on B6051 Millthorpe to Barlow Road



Thur July 3rd (evening walk)

Calver & Froggatt                                         
Leader: TBA                                                       
Meet 7.00pm Bridge Inn, Calver                                                                     (TR off B623 Baslow to Calver Road)



Sat August 23rd    (weekend evening walk)

Hobby Watch                                          L
Leaders: Geoff & Lynn Facer                                 Meet 5.30pm Hardwick Village CP, Clumber Park                                                                       (TR off A57 Worksop to A1 roundabout)                            

Thu September 18th
(midweek walk)

Rivelin Valley
Leader: Rodger Kite
Meet: 10.00am Havelock Dam CP
(TR off A6101 Rivelin Valley Road just above the Fire Station)


Wed October 15th
(midweek walk)

Leader: John Kenward
Meet: 10.00am Grindleford Station approach
(TR off B6512 Fox House to Grindleford Road)


Wed November 12th
(midweek walk)

Leader: Chris Falshaw
Meet: 10.00am Calton Lees CP
(TR off B6012 Baslow to Rowsley Road)


Sun November 23rd
(Sunday saunter)

Sheffield General Cemetery
Leader: Paul Medforth
A short stroll stopping occasionally to look at birds
Meet: 10.00am Lion Gate, Cemetery Avenue
(TL off Ecclesall Road from town)

Wed December 10th
(midweek walk)

Rother Valley Country Park
Leader: John Badger
Meet: 10.00am Meadowgate CP


Volunteers to lead walks are always welcome.

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