Whitwick & District U3A - Strollers
A short walk of approx 3 to 4 miles taking approximately two hours, being relatively easy although there may be some stiles and gentle slopes. It is hoped that the walks will be led by various members of the group, although there is no pressure to lead a walk if you feel unable to.
3rd Wednesday of every month 10.30am.
Wed Feb 21st Led by Ian and Sue in the Conkers / Boothorpe area
Wed Mar 21st Led by Lorraine and Phil, Coleorton / Swannington area
Wed Apr 18th Led by Ian and Sue, starting from Newton Burgoland.
Wed May 16th Led by Peter and Val in the Staunton Harold area.
Wed Jun 20th Led by Bill and David along the canal from Mountsorrell.
Wed Jul 18th Owen will be leading the walk in the Shackerstone area.
Wed Aug 15th Led by Steve and Evelyn. It is a four mile walk starting from Ashby and walking to Cliftonthorpe and Old Parks
Wed Sep 19th Led by Lorraine and Phil, location to be advised closer to time.
Wed Oct 17th Led by Steve and Christine in the Ibstock / Battram area.
Wed Nov 21st Ian and Sue will be leading our next walk which will start from Zouch.
There will be no Strollers in December as the date falls too close to Christmas.
Wed Jan 16th This walk has yet to be decided so group members will be notified nearer the time.
Owen Bailey at
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Below are some pictures from recent walks - Scroll down a bit further to see January's pictures.
More pictures are in the gallery.
Strollers - February's Walk
A circular walk from Conkers, towards Blackfordby, through the hamlet of Boothorpe, led by Sue and Ian. An excellent lunch was had afterwards at the Halfway House pub in Donisthorpe.
Strollers - January's Walk
A circular walk from Groby Pool, through Newtown Linford, led by Owen and Jenny, with lunch afterwards at the Stamford Arms in Groby.