Ipswich & District Ramblers

Sorry - the following walk(s) have been cancelled

Walk: July Sunday, 8th, 11am at Halesworth Railway Station. Train times for this day not yet available so times are based on winter timetable. An earlier train may be available during summer. Watch this space., Halesworth to Darsham - exact times to be confirmed , 9mi / 14.5km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170
Reason: Trains not running.

List of walks

June

Wednesday 20th, 10am at At Ipswich end of Grundisburgh village turn down driveway opposite a Footpath sign to Recreation Ground. [TM222503], Grundisburgh and Berg, 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289

Sunday 24th, 10am at Cattawade picnic site [TM100331], Brantham/Bentley, 11.7mi/18.8km, Leader Helen Howe 01473 717979

Wednesday 27th, 10am at Sandgalls picnic site, Take the A1152 from Melton to Rendlesham and thence B1069 to Snape. About a mile beyond Tunstall, take a right turn signed to Iken and Sudbourne.The Sandgalls picnic site is on the right in about a quarter of a mile [TM380559], Tunstall Trails, 5.5mi/8.8km, Leader Ian Dolby 07817115254

July

Wednesday 4th, 10:30am at Meet and start the day well with a sustaining breakfast at The Cricketers Crown Street, Ipswich [TM162448], Ale Trail, 3.5mi/5.6km, Leader Sonia 07800 847709

Sunday 8th, 11am at Halesworth Railway Station. Train times for this day not yet available so times are based on winter timetable. An earlier train may be available during summer. Watch this space. [TM388778], Halesworth to Darsham - exact times to be confirmed, 9mi/14.5km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170

Wednesday 11th, 10am at Meet at car park of ByPass Nursery at Capel St Mary. Parking opposite car wash. [TM097379], Around The Wenhams, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289

Thursday 12th, 12pm at Bromeswell Village Hall. School Lane Bromeswell [TM301506], Summer picnic and afternoon walk, 4mi/6.4km, Contact Jo Mann 07939096672

Monday 16th, 7pm at Shotley Community Centre right of the main road near the Rose Inn. [TM235350], Stour & Orwell Rivers, 4.5mi/7.2km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170

Wednesday 18th, 10am at Meet at the large lay-by on Freston Hill. Drive under the Orwell Bridge, along the Strand, and second lay-by on your left going up hill just before the village sign for Freston. WCs at Pinmill. [TM175400], Freston to Pinmill, 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Martin Pickup 01473212742

Sunday 22nd, 10am at Magdalen Road car park- long stay area [TM027425], Hadleigh/Elmsett, 11.7mi/18.8km, Leader Helen Howe 01473 717979

Wednesday 25th, 10am at Park and meet at the car park of Debenham Leisure Centre (adjacent to the High School) in Gracechurch Street. Please use the parking spaces on the far side next to the Bowls Club. [TM165630], Debenham, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Stuart Beauchamp 01728 861201

Sunday 29th, 10am at Frostenden lay-by. Toilets available. [TM483818], Frostenden to Covehithe & Benacre, 12mi/19.3km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170

August

Wednesday 1st, 10am at Meet at the Bucklesham Shannon public house car park or layby opposite. IP10 0DR. TM243418 [TM243418], Bucklesham with Buckles, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Paul Buckles 01473405468

Sunday 5th, 10am at By the pond at the boat house. [TM471595], Thorpeness - Aldeburgh including Aldeburgh meadows, 7mi/11.3km, Leader Keith Redfern 0744 345 6144

Wednesday 8th, 10am at Street Parking half way up Bourne Hill [TM161417], Ipswich to Chelmondiston Circular, 12mi/19.3km, Leader Barry Trevelyan 07749531997

Sunday 12th, 10am at Meet at village car park, next to Red Lion ph in the middle of Chelmondiston. [TM204371], Shotley , Stour and Orwell, 11mi/17.7km, Leader Keith Moxon 01473 212742

Monday 13th, 7am at The Street, Harkstead [TM188347], Bakers Arms to Hoolbrook Creek, 4mi/6.4km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170

Monday 13th, 7pm at The Street, Harkstead [TM188347], Bakers Arms Harkstead to Holbrook Creek, 4mi/6.4km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170

Wednesday 15th, 10am at Meet near bus cafe in cul de sac near A12 / Foxhall Road roundabout [TM249442], Newbourne and Brightwell, 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Rosemary Milner 01473 725170

Sunday 19th, 10am at Meet at car park on Westleton Heath. Take Dunwich Road out of Westleton village and approx. 1.5 miles car park on left just before woodland starts. [TM459696], Westleton & Dunwich Heath, 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289

Wednesday 22nd, 10am at Saxmundham train station. Expected train from Woodbridge arrives 09:53 [TM385631], Saxmundham, Kelsale and the Gull Stream, 7mi/11.3km, Leader Sandra Summers 01473 259033

Sunday 26th, parking near the village hall or The Case is Altered pub and village store area, Bentley and around, 5mi/8.1km, Leader Geoff Knight 01473 726584

September

Sunday 2nd, 10am at Meet at car park in Fore Street, Framlingham. Turn right off B1116 from A12 onto B1119 and car park (free at time of writing) almost immediately on right, before small church. Please car share if possible as spaces can be limited. [TM284633], Around Framlingham, 12.5mi/20.1km, Leader Pauline Hammond 07491208708

Wednesday 5th, 9am at [TM157437], 10:40am at Email walk leader to register interest and book place. Meet at Ipswich Station to catch 09.20 train to Cambridge, approx walk start 10:40 [TL462572], Cambridge Guided Tour and Walk to Grantchester., 8mi/12.9km, Leader Rob Young 01473 281316

Sunday 9th, 10am at Meet on The Green outside of the boathouse/café. [TM471595], Thorpeness & environs, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289

Sunday 23rd, 10am at Mersea Island Vineyard/ Maria's vintage tearoom car park/ overflow car park, Rewsalls Lane, East Mersea, CO5 8SX [TM039135], Mersea Island Peripheral, 13.5mi/21.7km, Leader Rob Young 01473 281316

Wednesday 26th, 10am at Park and meet at Dunwich Beach car park (free but donation requested for local charities). Toilets available. [TM479706], Dunwich, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Stuart Beauchamp 01728 861201

Saturday 24th, 10am at Meet at end of road to Shingle Street. There is a grassy area with adequate parking just before Martello Tower, with an information board about Shingle Street. [TM366426], Shingle Street, 7mi/11.3km, Leader Rob Young 01473 281316

Number of walks: 28

Cotswold Outdoor

As a Ramblers Member, there's now a 15% discount available at Cotswold Outdoor. They have a store in Ipswich at 43-45 Tavern Street. Tel: 01473 250883.

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And a 20% for your first purchase with the voucher which comes in the membership pack.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018