Sue and Martin's Trips Programme
Summary Programme
Type of Event
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Monday mornings
Bike ride
Mountain bike rides - 50 to 70 km, usually starting in Timperley or Altrincham. Contact Martin for details.
Wednesday 30 January
Day Walk
Coffee at 10.30 at the Wizard Tea Room, by the NT car Park at Alderley Edge, then a very short walk. Postponed.
Friday 1 March
Day Walk
The Bollin Valley and Ashley. Meet at Bankhall Lane in Hale, near the junction with Ashley Road (SJ 773 858), at 10.15 am (to allow time for a 9.30 tram from Timperley!), for a 13 km outing in pleasant countryside.
Friday 8 March
Day Walk
Around Stretton Moss. Meet at the Stretton Fox (SJ 622 823), at 10 am for a 10 km meander. Access the pub from a NE side road from the roundabout at M56 jnc 10.
Friday 15 March
Day Walk
Stockport to Sale via the Mersey Valley. Start from Stockport railway station at 10.20 am for a 16 km or so stroll to a cafe in Sale. Trains run from Altrincham (10.00) and from Navigation Road (10.02).
Friday 29 March
Day Walk
Around Winwick. Meet at The Swan in Winwick Village (SJ 605 928), at 10 am for a 9 km bimble. M62 jnc 9, then north to a roundabout where you continue towards Newton-le-Willows on the A49. After a few metres bear right into Golborne Road in front of Winwick church, and the pub car park is on the right. Use the top car park.
Friday 5 April
Day Walk
Around Kelsall. Meet at the Boot Inn (SJ 531 672), in Boothsdale at 10 am for a 14 km walk in Sandstone Trail country. A556 past Northwich, turning into Kelsall soon after the A54 joins from the left. Go down Chester Road, then Willington Lane, from where the pub should be signposted.
Sunday 7 April
The Manchester Marathon. Martin's 4th marathon.
10 to 24 May
TGO Challenge 2019.
Sunday 13 October
Bike ride
Calderdale Mountain Bike Marathon - 9 am from Sowerby Bridge.
Sunday 8 December
Tatton Yule Yomp - a 10K race around Tatton Park
Sunday 15 December
Day Walk
A Christmas Walk - starting at 10.00 am from outside the Lime Lounge Coffee House in Bakewell (SK 218 686, by the bridge). We will stop at The Crispin in Great Longstone for lunch.
Book in advance with Martin.
Friday 20December
Shutlingsloe - our regular 5 km yomp - starting at 7.30pm from Trentabank car park (SJ 960 711), and adjourning for Christmas Ale at the Leather's Smithy in Langley.