Morning walk around Assington
Meet at Shoulder of Mutton pub, Assington (grid ref TL 934 381, postcode CO10 5LJ). Small car park + street. Good food and different walk. Order lunch at walk start.
Figure of 8 walk around Woodham Mortimer
Meet at the Hurdlemakers Arms, Post Office Rd, Woodham Mortimer (grid ref TL 813 045, postcode CM9 6ST) for a figure of 8 walk. Order food at the start of the walk
Morning walk around Greenstead Green
Meet Greenstead Green farm shop (grid ref TL 822 279, postcode CO9 1RG). Morning walk only through lovely quiet countryside, choice of tea and cakes or lunch Afterwards at farm shop.
Morning walk around Fordham
“When all the Saints…” An All Saints Day walk from The Three Horseshoes, Fordham (grid ref TL 927 280, postcode CO6 3NL), via All Saints’ Church to church of St Margaret and St Catherine (where historian Philip Morant is buried). Can park at pub or at local car park (TL 927 286, postcode CO6 3LZ)
Figure of 8 walk around Langham
Meet at The Shepherd, Langham (grid ref TM 019 318, postcode CO4 5XF) for a figure of eight walk in the morning along part of the Essex way Langham to Boxted. The afternoons walk to encompass the Boxted countryside.
Circular walk to Assington
Meet: Stone Street Road, Boxford - park neatly on road after Church and Primary School (grid ref TL 962 404, post code CO10 5DU) for a circular walk from Boxford through Stoke by Nayland and Leavenheath to Assington then return to cars. The route includes pastoral paths, wooded areas, quiet lanes and a slice of golf course. Lunch at Shoulder of Mutton (orders taken at start) or Assington Barn (no forward order required).
Morning walk around East End
Meet at the car park of the Royal Oak on East End Lane in the village of East End, NW of Brantham, (grid ref. TM 099 351 post code CO7 6XA) for a walk through a lovely wooded area. Lunch at the Royal Oak pub. Orders taken at the beginning of the walk
Figure of 8 walk around Woodbridge
Woodbridge & Melton. Park in Pay & Display car park (£2.50 all day) behind Woodbridge Community Centre (grid ref TM 273 487, postcode IP12 4AU). Drive past Notcutts Garden Centre and turn right for Swimming Pool and car parks at rear. Pub lunch: The Anchor (pre order at start). Figure of eight walk, The morning walk takes you through the streets of Woodbridge to Melton returning back alongside the River Deben. In the afternoon we head towards Kyson Point alongside the river before returning inland back to the cars.
Morning walk around North Colchester
Meet at High Woods Visitors Centre car park (cost is £2.00 for all day) (grid ref TL 999 270, post code CO4 5JR). Walking through High Woods Country Park, Myland, Braiswick, Cymbeline Meadows and Castle Park.
Nearest pub is Bricklayers Arms in Bergholt Road and lunch orders can be taken at beginning of walk. Or bring a packed lunch which can be eaten at Visitors Centre outdoor seating area.
Morning walk around Bures
Meet at Bures Community Centre (grid ref TL 908 338, postcode CO8 5BX). Come and enjoy the Stour Valley. Order lunch at walk start (Eight Bells).
Circular walk to Goldhanger
Meet Daisy Meadow free CP Heybridge Basin (grid ref TL 870 069 postcode CM9 4RP) for a figure of eight. A long morning walk to Goldhanger along the seawall and back on footpaths. The afternoon walk will be along the Chelmer Canal to Heybridge and back along the sea wall offering nice views of Maldon. With 2 pubs and Wilkin's tea room the Basin offers a good choice of lunch venues. 2 Car seats available.
Pre AGM Walk
Pre AGM Walk. Meet at the Wivenhoe High Street Car park (grid ref TM 038 217, postcode CO7 9DZ), for a short stroll around Wivenhoe. AGM at the Nottage at 12.00
Morning walk around Feering
Meet Feering Community Centre Car Park (please park on shingle at far end). (grid ref TL 872 199, postcode CO5 9QB). Walking towards Skye Green, Coggeshall Abbey and Coggeshall Hamlet, returning via Kelvedon. Lunch to be taken at The Bell, Feering, for those who wish. Orders taken at start of walk.
Linear walk from Shotley to Ipswich
Shotley to Ipswich Linear Walk. Meet 10.00 am at Bourne Park car park. Entry off Stoke Park Drive, Ipswich, roughly opposite to St Peters Church. (grid ref TM 151 419, postcode IP2 9YT).
Walk 10 minutes to catch 10:19 bus at Bourne Bridge Wherstead Road to Shotley (bus stop grid ref TM 161 420, postcode IP2 8LS). Bus stop on pavement outside garage forecourt on Wherstead Road.
Please bring Bus Passes - Fare £3.50 single. Lunch in Chelmondiston - Red Lion (Ramblers Menu or A La Carte) or picnic.
Morning walk to Bradwell and Pattiswick
Meet stoneham CarPark coggeshall, (grid ref TL 849 226 post code CO6 1TT) for a morning only walk to Bradwell and Pattiswick back to start, choice of eateries in Coggeshall.
Morning walk around Colchester
Meet outside Colchester Castle, by the entry bridge (grid ref TL 998 252, postcode CO1 1TW) for a circular walk towards the Hythe. A choice of eateries on our return to the town centre.
Morning walk around Tattingstone
Meet at the Wheatsheaf, Church Road, Tattingstone (just off the A137) (grid ref TM 128 368, post code IP9 2LY). A circular pre-lunch walk to the west and north of Alton Water. Order lunch in the pub from 9.30am.