WESSEX WANDERER RAILWAY WALKS
WESSEX WANDERER RAILWAY WALKS

ADVANCED NOTICES

2017 programme out now

 

Any queries please call Joy, Walks Coordinator, on 0117 933 4998 (or if you would like a hard copy posted to you direct)

 

See the programme section

Sat 24 June 2017 - leader change only

 

See programme section for details

06/2017

WALK DETAILS

Saturday 24th June 2017

Bring Bus Pass OR Plus Bus is available with your train ticket purchase (for those with a railcard but no bus pass 1/3 off bus fare if  bought with a railcard) OR a single fare to Portland Heights at a cost of £2.20 - single only required

NB - Leader is now Sylvia Popham

Tel -: 0117 979 3828

FESTIVALS

Bradford on Avon

Walkers are Welcome Walking Festival

Friday 1st September 2017 to

Sunday 3rd September 2017

For further details go to the following link - the programme will be put on our website as soon as it is available - see the separate festival page section of this website.

http://walkbradfordonavon.org/bradford-on-avon-walking-festival/

 

SPECIAL SCHEMES

Want discounted travel?

Please see the following section regarding this

http://www.wessexrailwaywalks.org.uk/frequently-asked-questions/rail-cards-discounts/

includes all rail cards and the discount scheme between Westbury and Weymouth

 

OR Plus Bus details can be found on

http://www.wessexrailwaywalks.org.uk/frequently-asked-questions/plus-bus-details/

wessex wanderer railway walks - 2016

Wednesday 12th October 2016

Linear walk of 6 miles

From Castle Cary to Bruton

Leader - Peter G

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/12102016CastleCarytoBruton

(afternoon free to explore Hauser & writh Art Gallery and Bruton)

 

Tuesday 6th September 2016

Dorchester West circular  9/10 miles

Leader - Val I

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/DorcWest06092016WWRW

 

Tuesday 30th August 2016 and Tuesday 6th September 2016

Westbury circular (Leader - Barrie W) and Dorchester circular (leader Val I)

Photographs - Hilary W

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/WestDW

 

Wednesday 10th August 2016 - Extra walk

6 mile linear walk from Trowbridge to Melksham

In cooperation with TransWilts Rail Community Partnership

Leader - Ann L

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/TrowbridgetoWestbury10082016

 

Extra photographs - via Graham Ellis, Community Rail Partnership Officer, TransWilts

https://www.facebook.com/TransWilts/posts/841811755918868

 

Saturday 30th July 2016

9 mile circular walk from Bristol Temple Meads

Leader - Betty M

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/wwrw30072016Bristol

 

Sunday 24th July 2016

6 or 9/10 mile Linear walk from Upwey to Weymouth

Leader - Sylvia P

Photographs - Hilary W

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/Upweyto%20Wey24072016

 

Saturday 23rd July 2016 - Extra Walk

6 mile linear walk from Melksham to Trowbridge

In cooperation with the TransWilts Rail Community Partnership

Leader - Ann L

Photographs - Graham Ellis - TransWilts Community Rail Partnership Officer

http://www.firstgreatwestern.info/coffeeshop/index.php?topic=16916

                                                          OR

https://www.facebook.com/TransWilts/photos/a.402860103147371.1073741825.294993730600676/832214793545231/?type=3&theater

 

Wednesday 13th July 2016

 8 or 9 1/2 mile LINEAR walk from Sherborne to Yeovil Pen Mill station

Leader - Ken W

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/Sherborne13072016

 

Saturday 2nd July 2016

7/8 mile circular walk from Maiden Newton Station

Leader - Sylvia P

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/KingcombeMeadowsWWRW02072016

 

Wednesday 29th June 2016

6 mile linear walk from Portland Heights to Weymouth station

Leader - Bridget

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/PortlandHeightsWWRW29062016

 

Saturday 25th June 2016

4 mile circular walk from Bruton station

Leader - Ann L

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/bRUTONDOVECOTE24062016

 

Extra photographs of the Hauser & Wirth Art gallery, Bruton, Somerset, (gives an idea of the gallery and gardens - no photographs can be taken inside the gallery) - taken on a separate visit on Thursday 11th August 2016 by Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/11082016HauserWrithBrutonSomerset

 

Wednesday 15th June 2016

6 mile circular walk from Upwey station

Leaders - Peter & Hazel

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/15062016UpweyCircular

 

Saturday 11th June 2016

Guided tour of the county town of Wilthsire - Trowbridge

Leader - Ann L but guides Andrew and Sheila - Gudgeon Guides

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/Guided%20Tour%20trowbridge%2011%2006%202016

 

Wednesday 8th June 2016

7 mile circular walk from Bristol Temple Meads station

Leader - Margaret

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/SuspensionBridge08062016

 

Saturday 28th May 2016

9 mile circular walk from Keynsham station

Leader  - Betty M

Photographs - Ann L

http://s1279.photobucket.com/user/aelight1/slideshow/Keynsham%20WWRW%2028052016

 

 

 

 

 

Ramblers' Association, 2nd Floor, Camelford House, 87 -90 Embankment Road, LONDON SE1 7TW

Tel -: 020 7339 8500

E-mail: ramblers@ramblers.org.uk

Web: www.ramblers.org.uk

 

The Ramblers' Association is a company limited by guarentee, registered in England & Wales.  Company registration number 4458492.  Registered charity in England & Wales number 1093577.  Registered charity in Scotland number SC039799.  Registered office: 2nd Floor, Camelford House,

87 -90 Albert Embankment, LONDON SE1 7TW

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