Monthly Archives: January 2016

47. The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 1st October 2014

After a month of lovely warm and dry weather during September, our walking Wednesday was dull and overcast as three Footloose drove west and then south through Whitfield, Alston and Garrigill to Hole House, where we met up with Robin. … Continue reading

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46 – The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 6th August 2014

On a catchy sort of a morning, three Footloose walkers met up at Alston railway station in the hope of a fine days walking. We managed to avoid an early heavy downpour by enjoying a coffee in the station buffet … Continue reading

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45. The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 23rd July 2014

On another gloriously clear and sunny day, four of Footloose journeyed to Haltwhistle for the next stage of the Tyne Trek. We parked on the old road on the opposite side of the river to the town, and donned boots. … Continue reading

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44. The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 9th July 2014

We actually walked west to east on this occasion – the logistics of the travel arrangements dictating this part of the expedition. Having caught the bus from Heddon to Haltwhistle therefore, the Footloose four alighted in the town centre, declined … Continue reading

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43. The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 11th June 2014

Another warm, sunny day in prospect for three Footloose members as we drove to Haydon Bridge for the next instalment of our Tyne trek. The river was still low due to the lack of rain, as we made our way … Continue reading

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42. The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 6th June 2014

Four fearless Footloosers met up at Heddon to take the bus to Hexham for the start of our next walk along the Tyne Trail. We disembarked near the hospital and walked through a housing estate down past the railway station … Continue reading

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41. The Tyne – Mouth to Source – 16th April 2014

Summer has arrived ! The first walk of the year wearing shorts, and, late on in the walk, we saw our first swallows; … but more of that later. Three quarters of Footloose drove the few miles west to the … Continue reading

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