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Due to unforeseen circumstances Sunday’s walk taking in The Sitting Man and Fat Betty cannot proceed as planned. An alternative has been arranged starting  at Broompark near Durham. The walk will be moderate and approx. 11.5 miles. Meeting point the Arts Centre at the usual time.

New for 2018 – Less challenging mid-week walks by Ian Bagshaw.

Meeting point – ED Walker Homes.    Meeting time – 10:00 am.        Gear : Usual walking kit.     Food : Picnic lunch and small snacks and drinks.

Thurs 18th January.

Start : Gainford – Headlam Hall.        Terrain – Flat.        Distance : 5/6 miles.

Wed 7th February.

Start : The George, Piercebridge to Gainford and return.    Terrain : Flat.      Distance : 6.2 miles.

On the evening before the proposed walk, please check the weather and if it looks as if the weather is not going to be suitable

then please ring Ian on 01325 721509. A decision can then be made as to whether to go!!

The remaining walks will be in the programme and on the Events Calendar via the website.