Walks with South Cheshire Ramblers
THE Ramblers' weekly walks are listed on
the society's website:
Telephone Hazel on 07980 420415 or Trevor on
07733 132113. E-mail
The Ramblers are a branch of the Ramblers
Crewe and Nantwich Rambling Club
Rambles normally take place on Sundays
fortnightly throughout the year. Travel by coach to the start of the
rambles in Wales, Shropshire, Derbyshire and further with pick-ups at
Nantwich, Wistaston and Crewe. Choose easy, medium or hard walks.
Rambles are also held on
Thursday mornings on a four-weekly basis with travelling by car and the
option of a pub meal after the walks.
New members are welcome.
Contact Richard Farrall for more information on 01270 624649 or visit
The club was 75 years old
on October 13, 2021.
Monthly Guided Walks are staged by St Mary's
Parish Church, Acton and last for about two-hours. They are
around five miles at a relaxed pace, mainly on the canal
towpath and lanes, begin from St Mary's at 12.45pm for a
prompt 1pm start. Stout outdoor shoes or walking shoes or
boots are recommended. Dogs on leads are welcome. Walkers
will be back in time for tea. (See
Tea in the
entry on the church's website).
All are welcome.
There is no charge but donations are gratefully
received. Contact Nick Harley on 01270 620612 or 07710
983125. Parking is available in the village car park across
the Chester road from St Mary's.
Walk and Talk with Karen and Emma on
the first Sunday of every month. Arranged by Karen Mills (Zen
Occupational Health) and Emma Dechoux (Inspired Learning), the walks
show that exercise, the outdoors and socialising benefit mental health.
The two-mile, all flat, walks start at 10am in The Square (Nantwich town
centre) and go around Nantwich Lake (off Shrewbridge Road and Park Road)
and return to Aroma Cafe for coffee or tea and a chat (optional). Open
to everyone - adults, dogs and children (supervised by an adult).
Town walks, Welsh Row walks and Riverside
walks are arranged by Nantwich Museum, open to the general public.
Special interest walks are also staged when requested by and for a
here for details.
Walk Stapeley leaflets are available
from the Tourist Information Centre in the Civic Hall in Market Street,
Nantwich. Six walks, mainly in the Stapeley area, are featured in
leaflet 1 and four in leaflet 2. These are not walks on specific days,
but given as walks to be followed by members of the general public in
their own times. Information on the length and route of the walks and
the time they take to complete, plus the degree of exertion needed, are
given. Some walks include extensions for people who want to walk
further. Safety advice is also given. The leaflets are sponsored by
Stapeley Parish Action Group, Cheshire East Council and Baker, Wynne and
St Luke’s Hospice Midnight Walk,
Thursday, July 2 - Friday 3rd. Walkers set off from Reaseheath
College, Nantwich (CW5 6DF) at 9.30pm and the walk takes place until
There are two routes from Nantwich to Crewe and back again
– one at 6 miles and another at 11 miles. There is a third option for
people unable to walk either route, who can decide when and where they
wish to walk.
St Luke’s Hospice, in Winsford, are launching a Community
Night Care Service with a target of raising £131,614 for it. Donations
from the walkers will go into the fund.
Candle jars are being introduced for this year’s event and
walkers can use them for their donations.
Walkers will receive a T-shirt before the event and a medal
on completion of the walk. This includes those who are choosing their
After registering at the college (on the A51 Chester Road),
walkers will be served refreshments and pastries before setting off.
Before the walk they will be entertained by DJ Dave or can have their
faces painted by the sponsors, Advanced Medical Solutions.
More details can be found on the hospice’s website:
https://www.slhospice.co.uk/events/midnightwalk. Walkers taking
their own route should register at
email@example.com. The hospice‘s telephone number is 01606
Dorfold Hall Food and
Drink Festival, Thursday, July 23 and Friday 24. A new event for
Nantwich, it will be staged by the team behind the North Leeds Food
Festival founded by Michael Johnston.
It will be staged at
Dorfold Hall, on Chester Road, Acton (CW5 8LD).
The event will include
live music, street food, independent traders and businesses, kids
entertainment, an ale house, chefs demonstrations, tastings, a Prosesco
bar, and it will be dog friendly, says the website:
Donations made at
the purchase of tickets and collections at the car park will support the
Mid Cheshire Mind branch which has a charity shop and a drop-in centre
in Winsford. Local charities can apply for free stalls at the Dorfold
Visitors will have
the free use of deck chairs.
discounted festival tickets are now available on the website.
Return to What's On Index page
out of town organisations page for
details of regular meetings by local clubs, societies and organisations.
What's On - Music.
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