Monthly Archives: November 2013

16. Close to home – Whalton & Meldon – 22nd February 2012

Our third walk of the year, and, though the weather promised to be less than clement, all four of Footloose set off with high hopes of another interesting walk.  Not far to travel this time – a quick trip up … Continue reading

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15. Beltingham revisited – 8th February 2012

Our second walk of the year, and we set off on a freezing cold, clear day with the anticipation of new things to see in the same area as the previous month. Having missed out on the church interior last … Continue reading

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14. Beltingham, the first time round – 11th January 2012

A new year, a new walk, but it was with the same eager anticipation that Footloose met on a clear but cold morning for their first walk of the year.  We headed west along the main road to Carlisle, and … Continue reading

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13. Heddon on the Wall – 30th November 2011

Reunited !!!  On another beautiful autumn morning, all four members of our small walking group met to enjoy our fortnightly constitutional of company, countryside and chat.  This time we did not venture very far afield, just a matter of 7 … Continue reading

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12. A misty, moisty morning in Northumberland – West Woodburn – 16th November 2011

Just half of Footloose set off on yet another misty, late autumn morning for our next walk.   We headed north west along the A697 to Knowesgate before turning due west, over a moorland track, to our destination of West Woodburn … Continue reading

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11. County Durham bound once more – Blanchland – 5th October 2011

Radio 3 woke me from my slumbers, and I looked out to view what the day heralded with regard to the weather – very breezy but dry and bright, – so far so good !  Steve picked us up and … Continue reading

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09. Home territory for one – Barnard Castle and Whorlton – September 7th 2011

Only half of Footloose gathered on yet another sunny Wednesday morning to flex the leg muscles and exercise the lungs for a perambulation along the mighty River Tees. With no Brian or Steve, the solitary pair of Geoffrey and David … Continue reading

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