Suffolk Area Ramblers

Suffolk Walks in Booklet format

December

Tuesday, 11th, 10am at [TL892450], Acton., Meet in car park behind the Crown Public House. Circular walk including crossing the airstrip., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Janet 01787 377399
Wednesday, 12th, 10am at Park in Chequers ph car park, opposite the church on B1113 in Gt Blakenham. [TM117507], The Chequers at Gt Blakenham for Baylham * Darmsden, Country walk. Optional lunch available at The Chequers., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289
Wednesday, 12th, 10am at Park with courtesy in Linton Road and meet near PO Stores at road junction [TL533488], Great Abington, Circuit to S of village, returning via Hildersham, 6mi/9.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 12th, 10am at [TG329022], Ashby St Mary / Claxton Area, Meet at Ashby Church, on Hall Road. Picnic lunch. Sorry but STRICTLY NO DOGS!, 9.5mi/15.3km, Leader Glenys and Peter 01502 716387
Wednesday, 12th, 10:30am at [TM502762], Southwold / Walberswick Area, Meet at Southwold water tower. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Alison 01502 723988
Friday, 14th, 10:30am at [TL903634], Rougham., Meet at Blackthorpe Barn overflow car park IP30 9LZ. Leisurely paced walk., 4mi/6.4km, Leader Rosalind 07773 723455
Friday, 14th, 10:45am at Marks Tey railway station [TL914237], Marks Tey to Chappel & Wakes Colne Station, Catch the 10.26 train from Sudbury, or the 10.36 from Chappel / Wakes Colne.The walk will start when the train arrives in Marks Tey which should be 10.45., 5.5mi/8.8km, Leader Lesley P 01787 280392
Saturday, 15th, 9:30am at Shimpling Street Village Hall car park. [TL868527], Shimpling and Lavenham., Walk starts at Shimpling Street Village Hall car park. Donation of £1 per car to Village Hall fund, please. Circular walk down Chad Brook and along the disused railway to Lavenham and back via Alpheton. Lunch in Lavenham. Note early start time of 0930., 12mi/19.3km, Leader Martin S
Sunday, 16th, Burwell, Morning walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 16th, 10am at Meet car park area on Tunstall Common [TM375549], Tunstall Forest, Tunstall Forest, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Nigel 07804 820853
Sunday, 16th, 10am at Pesthouse Lane Barham [TM123511], Barham to Ipswich, Circular walk from Barham to Ipswich, 8mi/12.9km, Leader Alan West 07465409270
Sunday, 16th, 10am at All Saints Hotel off B1106 between Fornhams All Saints & St Genevieve [TL844677], Fornham St Genevieve, Lark Valley Path Culford School & Timworth, 11mi/17.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 16th, 10:30am at Park and meet at Thornham Walks Centre Car Park, fee payable. Afterwards meet at White Horse Stoke Ash car park if staying for lunch. [TM103714], Thornham Walk & Christmas Lunch, A short walk at Thornham Walks followed by Christmas Lunch at the White Horse , Stoke Ash @12.30pm. Three courses, plus coffee and mince pies £18.94 payable to the walk leader by 18th November please.( See Brenda for menu), 3mi/4.8km, Leader Brenda Mackenzie 07919 350170
Sunday, 16th, 10:30am at [TM479707], Dunwich Area, Meet Dunwich beach car park. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 8mi/12.9km, Leader Jean 01502 568710
Tuesday, 18th, 10am at [TL995677], Great Ashfield., Meet at All Saints Church car park. Circular walk via Hunston, Langham and Badwell Ash. Donation to church of £1 per car would be appreciated., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Jim & Wendy
Wednesday, 19th, 10am at Playing field CP - Donation for parking please [TL697613], Ashley, Mince Pie Walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 19th, 10:30am at The Cricketers, Crown Street, Ipswich [TM163448], Ale Trail, Let's raise a glass to Santa!Starting with Breakfast at the Cricketers, relaxed pace with frequent refreshment stops, including the Woolpack and the Fat Cat.Christmas jumpers optional., 4mi/6.4km, Leader Sonia 07800 847709
Wednesday, 19th, 10:30am at [TM293940], Woodton Area, Meet at Woodton Kings Head car park. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Grant 07743 092850
Sunday, 23rd, 10am at Stour Wood Nature Reserve Car Park. Off B1352 Wrabness to Ramsey Road [TM190310], Wrabness Mulled wine and Mince Pies, Wrabness and around then enjoy a mince pie and glass of mulled wine to celebrate, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170
Sunday, 23rd, 10am at [TM430947], Maypole Green & Aldeby Area, Meet at Toft Lion PH car park, Toft Monks. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Brian 07870 978759
Sunday, 23rd, 10:30am at Park and meet at Great Barton Village Hall (opposite garage on A143). [TL894670], Great Barton Village and Countryside, A walk n the village and surrounding countryside of Great Barton., 4.5mi/7.2km, Leader JohnN 07795574762
Wednesday, 26th, 10am at [TL849663], Bury St Edmunds. Boxing Day Mince Pie Walk., Meet at Co-op supermarket car park, Mildenhall Road, Bury St Edmunds. Circular walk with seasonal refreshments. Festival of Winter Walks, 4.5mi/7.2km, Leader Ron W
Wednesday, 26th, 10:30am at [TM484818], Frostenden Area, Meet at lay-by on A12 (the one with toilet block). Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Emma 07550 078569
Thursday, 27th, 10:30am at Glemsford village hall car park [TL826479], Glemsford, West Suffolk Hills and dales, 5mi/8.1km, Leader Lesley P 01787 280392
Saturday, 29th, 10am at [TM284320], Felixstowe., Park at Landguard Point. Ferry to Ferry. Picnic lunch., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Jean & Daniel
Sunday, 30th, 10am at Car Park of Melford Country Park, left hand side of Borley Road, having turned along B1064 at Rodbridge Corner. [TL858437], Sudbury and Swans from Long Melford Country Park, A walk from Melford Country Park, commencing along the Valley Walk, passing Brundon Wood with elevated views of Sudbury, passing Gainsborough's House and through meadows by the Stour, with Swans at Brundon Mill and returning along the disused railway line, 7.5mi/12.1km, Leader Rob Young 01473 281316
Sunday, 30th, 10am at Newmarket Road P&R [TL493593], Cambridge, Walking tour of Cambridge, urban streets, parks, city & riverside, historical sights and features, 8mi/12.9km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 30th, 10:30am at Meet Kenton Hills car park. [TM453639], Kenton Hills, Kenton Hills, 5.5mi/8.8km, Leader Tim 01473 717239
Sunday, 30th, 10:30am at [TM509920], Mutford Area, Meet at Carlton Marshes Nature Reserve car park. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 8.5mi/13.7km, Leader Jenny and David 01502 562031

January

Tuesday, 1st, 10:30am at [TL831704], New Year’s Day: A Walk in the Park!, Culford School car parking area in front of main building for interesting circular walk. Festival of Winter Walks, 4mi/6.4km, Leader Rosie 01284 702439
Tuesday, 1st, 11am at Car park at end of Quay Lane [TL871408], Sudbury meadows, a meander across Sudbury's water meadows, 4mi/6.4km, Leader Keith B 01787 277484
Wednesday, 2nd, 10am at Community Centre CP Bury Road [TL834584], Whepstead, Donation for parking please, 5.5mi/8.9km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 2nd, 10am at Meet at car parking area behind the red brick bus shelter, 100 yds from The Barley Mow ph. [TM185503], Walking around Witnesham, Country walk, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289
Wednesday, 2nd, 10:30am at [TM441685], Westleton Area, Meet at lay-by on Reckford Road, south of Westleton village. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Glenys and Peter 01502 716387
Saturday, 5th, 10am at [TL994496], Bildeston., Park at Chamberlin Hall (off Wattisham Road). A circular walk via Nedging Tye, Naughton and Wattisham including a section of Roman Road., 10.5mi/16.9km, Leader Cath
Sunday, 6th, 10am at Kettlebaston Churchparking opposite the church in church farmB1115 to Bildeston , left turn Chelsworth, right turn Kettlebaston . [TL966503], Kettlebaston, Visit the church & walk the pilgrim trail perhaps?More details nearer the date, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Isla Clough 01473 601170
Sunday, 6th, 10am at [TM511823], Covehithe Area, Meet and park at North end of Green Lane. Includes low-tide beach walk. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Brian 07870 978759
Sunday, 6th, 10am at Village hall CP [TL427386], Great Chisill, Visiting the high points of Cambridgeshire and Essex, 11mi/17.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 6th, 10:30am at Felsham Village Hall, and parking on roadside [TL947570], Felsham and Gedding, a little tour between two villages, 4mi/6.4km, Leader Margaret K 01787 280996
Sunday, 6th, 10:30am at [TM440691], Dunwich / Westleton Heath Area, Meet Westleton Green duck pond. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Alex 01502 580868
Tuesday, 8th, 10am at [TL860696], Timworth Church., Park in Church Lane. Circular walk via Great Livermere village., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Jenny B
Wednesday, 9th, 10am at Snailwell Road - verge S of railway bridge [TL646657], Newmarket, Snailwell village & WW2 airfield, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 9th, 10am at Meet at the car park at the end of Woodbridge Airfield runway. Follow the signs to Rendlesham Forest Centre from Wilford Bridge on B1084. Turn right for the Centre and parking is 100 yards beyond Folly Cottage on your right. [TM354491], Rendlesham Forest, A walk through the forest and heaths., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Martin Pickup
Wednesday, 9th, 10:30am at [TM484744], Walberswick / Blythburgh Area, Meet at Hoist Covert car park. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Tony 01986 875694
Wednesday, 9th, 1pm at Moulton Road, a hard standing area [TL647635], Newmarket, Galloping into the New Year, Blow away your winter blues with a slow canter around Newmarket., 4mi/6.4km, Leader Peter T. 01787 468536
Saturday, 12th, 8:45am at , 10am at [TM350502], Staverton Thicks., Car share option from Bury at 08:45. If going direct meet at Butley Corner car park off B1084. Walk starts at 10 am. Circular walk from Butley Corner via Chillesford. Picnic lunch., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Jenny B
Saturday, 12th, 10:30am at [TL855642], Bury St Edmunds., Meet at the Abbey Gate. Leisurely paced circular walk via Gainsborough Park and Holywater Meadow., 4.2mi/6.8km, Leader David G
Sunday, 13th, 10am at Newmarket Road P&R [TL493593], Cambridge, January Sales walk - walk in and bus back, 3.5mi/5.6km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 13th, 10am at Meet at car park by Wilford Bridge. [TM288502], Melton, Melton & Woodbridge, 5.3mi/8.5km, Leader Jennifer 01728 663751
Sunday, 13th, 10am at From A12 take B1435 to Wickham Market, turn left into the village square and almost immediately left into the free car park. [TM301558], Around Wickham Market, A walk around Wickham Market and Pettistree along cart tracks and field paths with short sections along quiet lanes., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Pauline Hammond 07491208708
Sunday, 13th, 10am at Village hall/playing field CP [TL932704], Ixworth, Morning walk, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 13th, 10am at [TM478971], Somerleyton & Blundeston Area, Meet Duke’s Head PH car park. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10.5mi/16.9km, Leader Brian 07870 978759
Tuesday, 15th, 10am at [TM134546], Coddenham., Park at Coddenham Village Hall. Circular village walk., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Jenny B
Wednesday, 16th, 10am at Woodbridge to be confirmed [TM999999], Possible Woodbridge walk, watch this space!, Walk in the process of being organised, please check back for full details, 0mi/0km, Leader Jo Mann 07939096672
Wednesday, 16th, 10am at Park with courtesy in High Street near Village Hall [TL544485], Hildersham, A Roman Road walk, 6mi/9.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 16th, 10:30am at [TM244834], Harleston / Redenhall Area, Meet and Park at Bullocks Fair Close car park (by Co-op supermarket). Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Richard 01502 724260
Friday, 18th, 10:30am at [TL789601], Chevington., Meet at the Church. Leisurely paced circular walk., 3.5mi/5.6km, Leader Paul & Chris
Saturday, 19th, 10:30am at National Trust Coastguard cottage car park [TM476678], Dunwich, Rod's cake walk by the sea.A circular walk from Dunwih Heath along coast.Sandy paths and surfaced lanes with plenty of benchesafterwards maybe a cupa & cake, 4.8mi/7.7km, Leader Peter T. 01787 468536
Sunday, 20th, 10am at The green outside The Mere Tea Rooms [TM471595], Thorpeness, Sizewell and Leiston, From The Mere we head in a Northerly direction along the coastal path before heading inland along tracks crossing some meadow land towards Leiston. From Leiston heading South around the edge of fields, crossing the B1353 onto common land back to The Mere., 7.7mi/12.4km, Leader Ian Gosden 07486689020
Sunday, 20th, 10:30am at [TM488882], Mutford Area, Meet at Mutford Community Centre. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Pat 01502 514191
Tuesday, 22nd, 10am at [TL914490], Lavenham., Park at far end of public car park situated next to Cock Horse Inn. Scenic circular walk., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Barbara & Bill
Wednesday, 23rd, 10am at St Mary's Church CP [TL756618], Denham, Denham Castle & Hargrave Church, 6mi/9.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 23rd, 10am at Sutton Heath (south) car park. Car park is 3km from Wilford Bridge on the Wilford Bridge to Bawdsey Road on the B1083. [TM306475], A winter walk through woods and heath, A circular walk taking in Sutton Common and passing Bussock Woods and Red Lodge., 7mi/11.3km, Leader Keith Moxon 01473 212742
Wednesday, 23rd, 10:30am at [TM552945], Corton / Gunton Area, Meet Sparrows Nest car park, Lowestoft. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Paul 01502 581058
Wednesday, 23rd, 10:30am at Norton village hall [TL957658], Norton, heading in the direction of Pakenham, 5.4mi/8.7km, Leader Alan W 01787 464094
Friday, 25th, 10:30am at [TL801714], West Stow Country Park., Parking charges apply. Leisurely paced circular walk via the river and forest., 3.5mi/5.6km, Leader Chris F 07990 973960
Saturday, 26th, 10am at [TM011744], Wattisfield., Park at Community Centre. IP22 1NR. Figure of 8 walk (6+5). Picnic lunch. Car Park donation appreciated., 11mi/17.7km, Leader Rosalind & Alison
Sunday, 27th, 10am at Iken Cliffs car park [TM399562], Iken-Tunstall Forest-Blaxhall Heath, This is a 6m circular walk staring at Iken Cliffs car park through Tunstall forest to Blaxhall Heath and returning via another route through Tunstall Forest., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Steven L 01394276282
Sunday, 27th, 10am at Meet Peasenhall/Sibton main street. [TM357694], Sibton, Sibton, 6.3mi/10.1km, Leader Anne 01728 747966
Sunday, 27th, 10am at [TM282635], Framlingham Area, Meet at the Mere car park, Framlingham. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader David 01502 475188
Sunday, 27th, 10am at Park & meet at lower CP behind Sainsbury [TL713745], Mildenhall, To West Row and beyond with choice of distances 12 or 6 miles, 12mi/19.3km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 27th, 2pm at [TG419199], Potter Heigham / Hickling Broad, Meet at St Nicholas Church, Potter Heigham. Please car-share, if poss., as parking space is limited. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Emma 07550 078569
Tuesday, 29th, 10am at [TL814918], Meet at Lynford Stag., Car park just off the A134 for a circular walk via the beautiful Lynford Estate and Arboretum., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Chris F 07990 973960
Wednesday, 30th, 10am at Park with courtesy near church [TL719642], Gazeley, Walking via Desning Hall, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 30th, 10am at Melton Picnic Site car park (free). Follow the A1152 from the A12 Woodbridge by-pass, the car park entrance is on the right just after the level crossing at Melton Station.. [TM287503], Melton and Woodbridge, A surprisingly undulating walk using paths and lanes around Woodbridge, returning to Melton following the river path., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Stuart Beauchamp 01728 861201
Wednesday, 30th, 10:30am at [TM491781], Reydon / Southwold Area, Meet at Reydon Church car park. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Alison 01502 723988
Thursday, 31st, 10am at Meet at The Greyhound pub, Pettistree. [TM299549], Pettistree, Pettristree. Lunch at The Greyhound pub afterwards., 5mi/8.1km, Leader Anne 01728 747966

February

Saturday, 2nd, 10am at [TM356603], Suffolk Area AGM and afternoon walk., Riverside Centre, Stratford St Andrew, IP17 1LL, 5mi/8km, Leader Rosie 01284 702439
Saturday, 2nd, 12:30pm at Riverside Centre, Stratford St. Andrew. [TM359601], Stratford St. Andrew, Stratford St. Andrew/ Benhall.Start time approximate. Walk follows the AGM of the Suffolk Area Ramblers., 5mi/8.1km, Leader Jim 01728 453746
Sunday, 3rd, 10am at UP FOR GRABS! [TM999999], No planned walk - would anyone like to offer one?, For details on how to submit a walk, see http://www.ipswichramblers.org.uk/submittingwalksmain.html, 0mi/0km, Leader Walks Admin 01473 212742
Sunday, 3rd, 10am at Forest Lodge CP [TL814714], West Stow, An easy pace walk in the woods, 4.5mi/7.2km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 3rd, 10am at [TG464242], Seals & Winterton-on-Sea Area, Meet Horsey Gap car park (£5). Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 9.5mi/15.3km, Leader Brian 07870 978759
Sunday, 3rd, 10:30am at [TM425752], Wenhaston / Mells Area, Meet Wenhaston Football Club (behind school). Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Alex 01502 580868
Tuesday, 5th, 10am at [TL985363], Stoke by Nayland., Meet at the recreation ground car park. Circular walk down into Essex and back., 7mi/11.3km, Leader Janet 01787 377399
Wednesday, 6th, 10am at Lorry park opposite Red Lodge café, Turnpike Rd (old A11 now B1085). Please pop in for a cuppa after the walk [TL695700], Red Lodge Perambulation, Beating the bounds of the new community, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 6th, 10am at Hintlesham Community Hall car park is opposite the village church on the A1071 [TM088433], Around Hintlesham, A semi-circular walk around Hintlesham, 7mi/11.3km, Leader Keith Redfern 0744 345 6144
Wednesday, 6th, 10:30am at [TM463936], Burgh St Peter Area, Meet at Wheatacre White Lion PH, some parking on roadside. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Roger 01502 679024
Wednesday, 6th, 10:30am at Rushbrook Arms car park please park in to top car park away from the road. [TL877605], Sicklesmere, Circular walk in the direction of Bury St. Edmunds, 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Keith N
Friday, 8th, 10:30am at [TL886712], Great Livermere., Park in Church Road. Circular walk at a leisurely pace., 3.8mi/6.1km, Leader Jonners
Saturday, 9th, 10am at [TL914489], Lavenham., Park at far end of public car park situated next to Cock Horse Inn. Walk takes in Kettlebaston, Preston St Mary and Brent Eleigh. Picnic lunch., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Steve C
Sunday, 10th, 10am at Meet Fore Street car park in Framlingham. [TM284633], Framlingham, Framlingham, 5mi/8.1km, Leader Tim 01473 717239
Sunday, 10th, Whittlesford, Walking via Sawston, 6mi/9.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 10th, 10am at Institute CP - Donation for parking please [TL833525], Hartest, Visiting Brockley Green & Somerton, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 10th, 10am at [TM502762], Southwold Area, Meet Southwold water tower. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Doreen 01502 740665
Tuesday, 12th, 10am at [TL930670], Pakenham Church car park., Circular walk., 6mi/9.7km, Leader Keith & Catherine
Wednesday, 13th, 10am at Car park [TL538700], Upware, A Lodeside Walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 13th, 10am at Park at Shotley Community Centre on B1456 near The Rose ph.The villagers invite us for a soup & pudding lunch (£4.00p) afterwards. [TM235350], Valentines at Shotley!, Country & river walk, 5mi/8.1km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289
Wednesday, 13th, 10:30am at [TM461711], Dunwich Forest, Meet at Dunwich Forest car park. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Tony 01986 875694
Friday, 15th, 10:30am at [TL879597], Great Whelnetham Village Hall., Circular walk at a leisurely pace., 4mi/6.4km, Leader Roy
Saturday, 16th, 9am at , 9:45am at [TM128465], Bramford a circular walk via Flowton, Meet in parking area opposite Oxslip House, Airfield Road, Moreton Hall for car sharing. If going direct to walk, park in public car park at Bramford on B1067 near railway bridge or if full, park along road in village and walk to car park. Walk starts at 09.45., 15mi/24.1km, Leader Gavin 01284 723575
Sunday, 17th, 10am at Meet at War Memorial [TL621658], Exning, Visiting Landwade, 4.5mi/7.2km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 17th, 10am at [TG401107], River Bure and Burlingham Woodland Walks, Meet at Acle Recreation Centre car park. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Pat 01502 514191
Sunday, 17th, 10:30am at Entrance to Christchurch Park on Westerfield road [TM167454], Christchurch Park, Ipswich, Christchurch Park, the waterfront and Holywells Park, 5mi/8.1km, Leader Phillip S 07854179779
Tuesday, 19th, 10am at [TM134546], Meet at Coddenham Village Hall IP6 9PR., Walk takes in Coddenham House and Hemingstone Hall., 6.1mi/9.8km, Leader Keith 01284 761247
Wednesday, 20th, 10am at Park with courtesy near church/green [TL797530], Hawkedon, Morning walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 20th, 10am at Rushmere, at the junction of Broadlands Way and Brendon drive. (Just west of Tower and Village Hall) [TM206445], Walking the planks, Woods, streamside, heath and fields. At times keep your head down! Could be golden saxifrage in some numbers., 5mi/8.1km, Leader Geoff Knight 01473 726584
Wednesday, 20th, 10:30am at [TM267871], Alburgh, Denton and Darrow Wood, Meet Alburgh village hall car park. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Paul 01502 581058
Saturday, 23rd, 10am at [TM284633], Framlingham., Fore Street car park next to Roman Catholic Church. Parking fee £1.50. Figure of 8 walk. Picnic lunch., 10.5mi/16.9km, Leader Jean & Daniel
Saturday, 23rd, 10:30am at [TL877606], Sicklesmere., Park in the rear car park at the Rushbrooke Arms. Leisurely paced circular walk via Little Whelnetham & Rushbrooke., 3.8mi/6.1km, Leader David G
Sunday, 24th, 10am at On road parking in Stratford St. Mary. Meet near junction of Upper and Lower Streets [TM043343], Stratford St. Mary to Sodom and Gomorrah, Walk through Higham to the unusually named wood., 7.5mi/12.1km, Leader Helen Howe 01473 717979
Sunday, 24th, 10am at Meet Upper Hollesley Common Picnic area on the Melton to Hollesley road. [TM334471], Shottisham, Shottisham, 8mi/12.9km, Leader Maurice 01926 640810
Sunday, 24th, 10am at Picnic area at North Stow on E side of B1106 [TL825747], Kings Forest, Figure of eight - 5 miles and 5 miles, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 24th, 10am at [TM418900], Beccles / Weston / Ringsfield, Meet Dell car park, Beccles. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Doreen and Glenys 01502 740665
Sunday, 24th, 2pm at [TM552945], Gunton / Corton Area, Meet at Sparrows nest car park, Lowestoft. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5mi/8km, Leader Emma 07550 078569
Tuesday, 26th, 10am at [TL995677], Great Ashfield., Meet at All Saints Church car park. Circular walk via Long Thurlow taking in the old airfield of American 385 Heavy Bomber group. Donation to church of £1 per car would be appreciated., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Jim & Wendy
Wednesday, 27th, 10am at Village Hall CP 2 Station Road [TL393479], Shepreth, Morning walk, 6mi/9.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 27th, 10am at [TM441685], Westleton Area, Meet at lay-by on Reckford Road, south of Westleton village. Picnic lunch. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Glenys and Peter 01502 716387
Wednesday, 27th, 10:30am at [TM287857], Homersfield and Denton, Meet at Homersfield lay-by, off the B1062. Sorry but Strictly no dogs., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Neil 01986 893023
Thursday, 28th, 10:30am at Meet at The White Horse pub, Easton [TM284586], Easton, Easton. Lunch afterwards in The White Horse pub., 3.5mi/5.6km, Leader Graham 07892 951166

March

Friday, 1st, 10:30am at [TL962663], Norton., Park at the Church. Leisurely paced circular walk via Norton Little Green., 3.6mi/5.8km, Leader Pat & Sheila 01284 747108
Saturday, 2nd, 9:30am at [TL989640], Part 2 of Ipswich to Cambridge Walk - Needham Market to Elmswell., Meet at Elmswell railway station for 09.38 train to Needham Market. Linear walk back taking in Haughley (shops) and Wetherden. Picnic lunch, possible pub for drinks. Confirm fare and train times with leader., 13mi/20.9km, Leader Val C 01359 271959
Sunday, 3rd, Higham, Morning walk, 4.5mi/7.2km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 3rd, 10am at Turn R off A143 onto B 1062 2 miles beyond end of Harleston bypass and meet at 'tree' sign [TM287857], Homersfield, Visiting Redenhall & Mendham - a Waveney Valley walk, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 3rd, 10am at Car park at south end of Lemons Hill Bridge, 250yds North of Tattingstone Church. Take left turn off A137 from Ipswich for Tattingstone. Turn left at White Horse and the bridge is in 1/2 mile. [TM136374], Alton Water and the Stour, Taking in the reservoir and river. Early coffee stop at the Visitor Centre by Alton Water and picnic lunch by the Stour. Park at south end of Lemon's Hill Bridge if north end CP is full., 13mi/20.9km, Leader Keith Moxon 01473 212742
Sunday, 3rd, 10:30am at Old School car park, [TL865462], Long Melford, the rolling countryside of the Glem Valley, 7mi/11.3km, Leader Linda B 01787370291
Tuesday, 5th, 10am at [TL979776], Pancake Day Walk & Lunch Market Weston., Park at the Mill Inn. Circular walk followed by lunch at the Mill - must be pre-booked., 5mi/8km, Leader Ronnie G
Wednesday, 6th, 10am at Park with courtesy in village street and meet at The Green [TL630547], Brinkley, Morning walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 6th, 10am at Parking area just beyond the level crossing at Melton station [TM288502], Around Melton and Woodbridge, A semi-circular walk through Melton, Woodbridge and along the bank of the Deben, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Keith Redfern 0744 345 6144
Wednesday, 6th, 10:30am at Melton Picnic site, after rail crossing, on Wilford Bridge Road ( A1152) [TM289502], Melton and Woodbridge, Melton to Woodbridge, 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Viv 01787 375047
Saturday, 9th, 8:30am at , 10am at [TL347404], Royston., Use car share option from Bury at 08:30 if possible as parking space is limited. Walk starts from the Heath car park near Sports Centre SG8 5BG, at 10 am visiting local villages, with superb views from the escarpment. Picnic lunch., 12.5mi/20.1km, Leader Dave B
Sunday, 10th, 10am at Meet at The Elms car park, just off the mini roundabout leading to The Mere [TM283635], Framlingham and around, Country walk, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Gareth Evans 01473 719289
Sunday, 10th, 10am at Meet near Dennington church. [TM281669], Dennington, Dennington, 6.3mi/10.1km, Leader Graham 07892 951166
Sunday, 10th, 10am at Park with courtesy near cricket field [TL627522], Weston Green (Weston Colville), Visiting Carlton, Brinkley, Weston Colville, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Newmarket & District
Tuesday, 12th, 10am at [TL930670], Pakenham Church., Car park, at rear of the church, for walk via Thurston church, Grove Farm reserve and Norton., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Derek & Linda 01359 231034
Wednesday, 13th, 10am at Park with courtesy in village and meet by allotments in New Street [TL664700], Chippenham, Visiting Red Lodge, 5.5mi/8.9km, Contact Newmarket & District
Friday, 15th, 10:30am at [TL834584], Whepstead Community Centre., Leisurely paced circular walk., 3.3mi/5.3km, Leader Paul & Chris
Saturday, 16th, 9am at , 10am at [TM188408], Orwell Country Park, Car share option from Bury at 09:00. Walk starts at 10 am from Bridge Wood car park. Walk takes in the Orwell Bridge, Ipswich Water Front and parks. Lunch in Ipswich – pubs/cafes/picnic., 10mi/16.1km, Leader Trevor A 07931302126
Sunday, 17th, Woodditton, Morning walk, 5mi/8km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 17th, 10am at Forestry picnic area off A1075 [TL938920], Great Hockham, A Pingo Trail & Peddars Way walk, visiting ThompsonNB No dogs in Nature Reserve, 11mi/17.7km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 17th, 10:30am at The Old Garage, Gage's Road, [TL788420], Belchamp St. Paul, the fields and paths of one of the Belchamps, 6mi/9.7km, Leader Barbara s. 01787 277198
Tuesday, 19th, 10am at [TL911626], Rougham., Meet at Rougham Primary School/Church car park. A circular walk around Rougham., 5.5mi/8.9km, Leader Di & Lynda 07443 535905
Wednesday, 20th, 10am at Village Hall CP - donation for parking please [TL737489], Hundon, Visiting Barnardiston, 6.5mi/10.5km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 20th, 10:30am at car park under the Viaduct, opposite St. Barnabas Church [TL894283], Chappel, Bluebell woods beckoning free carpark 100 yards on the left past the Swan public house, under the Viaduct, 4.5mi/7.2km, Leader Peter T. 01787 468536
Friday, 22nd, 10:30am at [TL815715], West Stow Forest Lodge free car park, (NOT the Country Park Visitor Centre). Leisurely paced walk., 4mi/6.4km, Leader Jim & Jan
Sunday, 24th, 10am at Parking to north of level crossing [TL820880], Santon Downham, Towards Grimes Graves, 4.5mi/7.2km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 24th, 10am at Car Park by the Martello Tower end of Shingle Street [TM365425], Shingle Street, Pan handled walk from Shingle Street; Blake Morrison not compulsory., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Rob Young 01473 281316
Sunday, 24th, 10am at Meet Easton village hall car park. [TM284585], Easton, Easton, Parham and Kettleburgh, 8.3mi/13.4km, Leader Anne 01728 747966
Sunday, 24th, 10am at Village Hall CP- donation for parking please. [TL283508], Hatley St George, Day walk, 10mi/16.1km, Contact Newmarket & District
Wednesday, 27th, 10am at Meet on green opposite Orford School. Park in side streets or main car park (P&D) near the Quay (Public toilets located in main car park). [TM419502], Around Orford, A walk around the village, including country paths, quiet lanes, and riverside., 6.5mi/10.5km, Leader Stuart Beauchamp 01728 861201
Wednesday, 27th, 10am at Village Hall CP - donation for parking please [TL690568], Kirtling, Visiting Saxon Street & Upend, 6.5mi/10.5km, Contact Newmarket & District
Thursday, 28th, 10:30am at Meet at The Bell pub, Middleton. [TM429678], Middleton, Middleton. Lunch in The Middleton Bell pub afterwards., 4mi/6.4km, Leader Jennifer 01728 663751
Saturday, 30th, 10:30am at Kedington village hall, Arms Lane. [TL705464], Kedington and Great Wratting, Paths and tracks, 5.5mi/8.8km, Leader Keith B 01787 277484
Sunday, 31st, 10am at car park [TL857437], Long Melford Country Park (Rodbridge Corner), In and around Sudbury, 12mi/19.3km, Contact Newmarket & District

April

Wednesday, 3rd, 10am at Park with courtesy near church [TL719642], Gazeley - The Three Churches Walk, Visiting Moulton and Dalham, 6.5mi/10.5km, Contact Newmarket & District
Sunday, 7th, 10am at Meet near Saxtead Green mill. [TM254645], Saxtead Green, Saxtead Green, 5.5mi/8.8km, Leader Tim 01473 717239
Sunday, 21st, 10am at Meet car park at Church Common, Snape crossroads. [TM395592], Snape, Snape, Farnham, Foxburrow wood for bluebells., 5.7mi/9.2km, Leader Jim 01728 453746
Thursday, 25th, 10am at Meet in The Anchor pub car park, Walberswick. [TM497746], Walberswick, Walberswick. Lunch at The Anchor pub afterwards., 4.5mi/7.2km, Leader Ken & Janet 07775838299

May

Thursday, 2nd, 10am at Stoke by Nayland recreation ground, School Street. Nearly opposite primary school [TL984364], Stoke by Nayland to Withermarsh Green, Walk in the Stour Valley area, hoping to see a fine display of bluebells., 7.5mi/12.1km, Leader Helen Howe 01473 717979

August

Tuesday, 2nd, 10am at Ship Lane CP off Broad Street (free) [TL545800], Ely, Fen Rivers Way and Little Thetford, 6mi/9.7km, Contact

 

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