Society Walks

An invitation to join these walks is offered to members and to non-members; to individuals and to families.

N.B People taking part in walks do so at their own risk.
No dogs other than guide dogs are allowed on these walks.
In the event of severe weather please check with the walk leader that the walk will go ahead.


Additional to the list below, there are also Short Walks, usually on the first Friday of each month.  They last approximately one hour.  For details of future Short Walks contact Margaret at  stolen.ma@gmail.com


DateFriday 6th October 2017
AreaLittle Sutton
Meeting PlaceSt Paul's church CP
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes



DateSaturday 21st October 2017
AreaRivacre Valley
Meeting Place
Overpool Station (train arrives 10.26am)  Grid Ref  SJ 385 767
Time
10.30am
Leader
Vera Laurenson  0151 644 0883
Notes




Previous walks

DateFriday 6th Jan 2017
AreaBirkenhead Park
Meeting Place
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston      stolen.ma@gmail.com
Notes
One hour stroll around the Park.

DateSunday 15th January 2017
AreaRivacre
Meeting Place
St Paul's Church, Hooton    Grid Ref: SJ 367 775
Time
11.00am
Leader
Jane Townsend   0151 327 4125
Notes


DateFriday 3rd February 2017
AreaLiscard and Egremont
Meeting Place
Wallasey Central Park CP
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes
One hour stroll in park and down to Egremont pier

DateSunday  12th February 2017
AreaRaby & Cherry Wood
Meeting Place
The Wheatsheaf, Raby    Grid Ref: SJ 312 798
Time
11.00am
Leader
Geoff Holland  0151 677 4594
Notes


Date Friday 3rd March 2017
AreaCaldy Hill
Meeting Place
Outside West Kirby station
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes
If travelling by car park in Carpenters Lane and we will collect you en route

DateSaturday  4th March 2017
AreaArrowe Park
Meeting Place
Arrowe Park Hospital foyer    Grid Ref: SJ 272 864
Time
11.00am
Leader
Margaret Elston    stolen.ma@gmail.com
Notes
Joint walk with Liverpool HF Ramblers


DateFriday 7th April 2017
AreaHoylake
Meeting Place
Outside Hoylake station
Time
11:01-train arrival time
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes


DateSaturday  8th April 2017
AreaWillaston
Meeting Place
Hadlow Road Station    Grid Ref: SJ 331 773
Time
2 pm
Leader
Colette Anyon  0151 336 4992
Notes


DateMonday 1st May 2017                                  Wirral Walking Festival 2017 - Parkgate & Neston
AreaParkgate & Neston
Meeting Place
Parkgate, opposite Nicholl's Ice Cream Shop   CH64 6SA
Time
10 am
Leader
Victoria Doran   0151 345 3816
Notes
A circular walk of 9 miles.  Allow 5 hours.

DateFriday 5th May 2017
AreaParkgate
Meeting Place
Old Baths Car Park
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes
If weather is inclement we will decide after meeting up whether to change the location to 
Neston where there is better protection from the elements.

DateWednesday 10th May 2017                                         Wirral Walking Festival 2017 - Willaston
AreaWillaston Kissing Gate Walk
Meeting Place
Hadlow Road Station      Grid Ref SJ 331 773
Time
10.30am
Leader
Jane Townsend    0151 327 4125
Notes
A walk of 4½ miles.  Allow 2½ hours.

DateThursday 11th May 2017                           Wirral Walking Festival 2017 - Parkgate to Eastham
AreaParkgate to Eastham
Meeting Place
Mostyn House School, Parkgate     Grid Ref SJ 280 779
Time
11.15am
Leader
Janet Belton   0151 604 1057
Notes
A coast to coast walk of 10 miles.  Allow 5 hours.

DateSunday 14th May 2017                                     Wirral Walking Festival 2017 - Thornton Hough
AreaThornton Hough
Meeting Place
Smithy Hill, Thornton Hough    Grid Ref SJ 303 810
Time
11am
Leader
Beryl Keggen   0151 625 9509
Notes
A circular walk of 7 miles.  Allow 4½ hours.

DateTuesday 16th May 2017                                                Wirral Walking Festival 2017 - Prenton
AreaPrenton
Meeting Place
Marsh Lane, Storeton Woods
Time
11am
Leader
Margaret Lello   0151 342 4462
Notes
A circular walk of 5 miles.  Allow 3 hours.

DateWednesday 31st May 2017                             Wirral Walking Festival 2017 - Backford & Stoak
AreaSecret Paths of Backford and Stoak
Meeting Place
Hospice of the Good Shepherd, Gordon Lane, Backford   Grid Ref SJ 399 718
Time
10.30am
Leader
Geoff Holland  0151 677 4594
Notes
A walk of 6 miles.  Allow 3½ hours.

Date Friday June 2nd 2017
AreaWillaston
Meeting Place
Hadlow Road station Car Park
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes
A stile free circuit over to the mill and back - one of the Society's Short Walks

DateFriday 7th July 2017
AreaRaby
Meeting PlaceSmithy Hill, Thornton Hough
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes
If conditions underfoot are poor we will walk over to Brimstage instead of Raby

DateSunday  9th July 2017
AreaMeols / Hoylake
Meeting Place
Hoylake Station   Grid Ref  SJ 217 888
Time
2pm
Leader
Victoria Doran   0151 345 3816
Notes


DateFriday 4th August 2017
AreaRaby and Cherry Woods
Meeting PlaceCrossways, Raby
Time
11 am
Leader
Margaret Elston
Notes
This walk is approximately 2 and three quarter miles and may take more than 1 hour.

DateSunday 13th August 2017
AreaWillaston - Ledsham
Meeting Place
Hadlow Road Station car park   Grid Ref SJ 331 773
Time
2pm
Leader
Geoff Holland  0151 677 4594
Notes
A circular walk of 4 miles

DateFriday 1st September 2017
AreaEastham Country Park
Meeting PlaceEastham Country park car park
Time
11 am
Leader
Colette Anyon
Notes

DateSaturday 23rd September 2017
AreaBidston
Meeting Place
Tam O'Shanter farm    Grid Ref SJ 291 894
Time
1pm
Leader
Janet Belton   0151 604 1057
Notes


DateSaturday 30th September 2017
AreaIrby & Thurstaston
Meeting Place
Harrock Wood, Thingwall Road entrance
Time
11am
Leader
Gerry Barlow   01704 874 922    mobile 0792 552 2178
Notes
A joint walk with Liverpool HF Ramblers




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