Monthly Archives: May 2017

85. River Font no. 3 – 12th April 2017

With only two Footloose available for the walk, it was decided to retrace part of River Font 2, and make it into a circular. So it was that we headed for Netherwitton, and parked near the church. St. Giles is … Continue reading

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84. River Font no. 2 – 29th March 2017

Returning to a recently walked area not too far from home, Footloose assembled near a bridge over the River Font near Roughlees Farm, on the road to Rothbury, and then took our other car to a verge near Bide-a-Wee Cottage … Continue reading

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82. River Font no. 1 – 15th February 2017

Three of our group took the short journey north to Mitford, near Morpeth, and parked near the Agricultural Cottages to the west of the horsey hamlet of Pigdon. The first part of our walk followed the minor road past Maidens … Continue reading

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81. Thockrington – 1st February 2017

Without Clive and Steve on this occasion, our second walk of the year saw us head up the A696 for a little way before turning off to the ‘village’ of Thockrington – well, really just a couple of houses, a … Continue reading

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80. River Rede Ramble no. 2 – 18th January 2017

With only three of us available for our first hike of 2017, it was decided to do a walk closer to home. So we set off north east up the A696 and turned off at Knowesgate to cross the moor … Continue reading

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