Meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month

This group was formed after the Open Day in October 2016. It features more urban walks looking at buildings and items of historic interest walking mainly on hard surfaces and avoiding muddy fields especially those containing cows and horses.
All communications are by email.

Format of Walks - Basic principles:

  1. Start of all walks to be accessible by bus from Bath Bus Station and to begin at 10.30am compatible with bus times.
  2. Max. length 4 miles, lunch in a cafe/pub at end of walk while on GMT (November to March inclusive). Picnic during BST (April to October inclusive). If possible aim to incorporate a pub stop at the end of a walk even on BST.
  3. Each member of group to take it in turn to lead or help lead a walk and to email all the others two weeks before walk due to take place to include bus details. If unable to attend, email to be sent to the Walk Leader by previous evening at latest.
  4. If heavy rain forecast for morning of walk, Walk Leader may decide to cancel and to email all members by 6pm the previous evening.
  5. Walk Leader has option to write a piece and send to the Newsletter Editor with or without a photo. Group will aim to supply a piece 3 times a year.
  6. If we have a Back Marker, high vis. jacket/vest to be worn, Walk Leader to decide if this is necessary and arrange accordingly.
  7. Walk Leader or Asst. Leader to carry a mobile phone on day of leading their walk, number to be as on the Member Contact List.
  8. Any member with a life threatening condition to let the group know.

Walks Calendar for 2018

Class of 2017

  • Feb. 8th Bristol Docks.
    Walk Leaders Peter & Eileen
  • March 8th Bradford to Winsley.
    Walk Leaders Sharron & Jenny
  • April 12th Freshford / Iford / Westwood. Picnic
    Walk Leaders Willie & Teresa
  • May 10th Box. Picnic
    Walk Leaders Jill & Ursula
  • June 14th Great Chalfield and The Courts at Holt. Picnic.
    Walk Leader Teresa
  • July 12th Timsbury. Picnic.
    Walk Leader Helen
  • August 9th Walk to be confirmed. Picnic.
    Walk Leader Lavinia
  • September 13th Frome. Picnic.
    Walk Leaders Teresa & Jenny
  • October 11th Claverton. Picnic.
    Walk Leaders Jenny & Helen
  • November 8th Newbridge to Saltford with lunch at The Dolphin.
    Walk Leader Paul & Sue K
  • December 13th Widcombe with lunch at The Ram.
    Walk Leaders Sue W & Noeleen

For more information please contact Teresa Langton, the Group's Convenor, at the email address given in the Members' Newsletter.