Monthly Archives: February 2019

Roaming round Rivington.

                                             Panorama from Rivington Pike. On Sunday I was in Rivington with my local rambling club where Margaret was leading the ‘A’ party walk. The plan was to visit the masts on top of Winter Hill and the tower on … Continue reading

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Slip sliding away at Parbold.

My walk this week was based at Parbold in Lancashire. I had two walk descriptions from old copies of Country Walking magazine. Neither were long enough by themselves but as they both came within a few hundred yards of each … Continue reading

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Across the plains at Lydiate.

Yesterday I was out walking with Roger and Sonia to do a reccee for a forthcoming midweek walk. Overnight there had been heavy snowfalls on the Wirral and inland towards Manchester but we were staying local at Lydiate. Being just … Continue reading

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