Monthly Archives: January 2017

Crosby Rambling Club visits Cartmel.

On Sunday I went to Cartmel in the Lake District with my local rambling club. A major traffic accident on the M6 meant we were delayed for over an hour an we did not arrive there until 11.30 am. I … Continue reading

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A canter round Cartmel.

We parked at the racecourse at Cartmel but we were not going to the races, we were off to do a recce for a forthcoming walk with Crosby Rambling Club. We walked through the village with its 17th – 18th … Continue reading

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A walk through the Derbyshire Dales.

We started our walk from the pretty village of Tideswell and headed off along Church Lane. We had just under a mile of road walking before we could turn off onto a footpath running along Litton Edge. From the edge … Continue reading

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At Loggerheads with Crosby Rambling Club.

A slightly misleading title. I do not suggest that I have fallen out or that I am in dispute with the Rambling Club. I mean that yesterday I visited Loggerheads in North Wales with the club. I chose to do … Continue reading

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Burning off the calories.

After the Christmas and New Year festivities it was time to get my boots on and burn off a few of those excess calories. I drove down to the coastguard station at Crosby and found that the car park was … Continue reading

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