Peak & Northern Footpaths Society (est.1894)

Longer Walks

David Bratt, Walks Co-ordinator

This article is from Signpost 63, Winter 2019

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Wednesday, 29 January
Leader: Martin Riley (01706 848408)
Linear walk Diggle to Greenfield
10 miles/ 1,200 ft ascent, includes infamous Saddleworth FP55
Manchester Piccadilly 09:58 to Greenfield
also Manchester Victoria 09:52, change Stalybridge
then bus 356 at 10:45 to Diggle
Walk starts 11:00 Diggle bus interchange

Wednesday, 26 February
Leader: Tony Littler (0781 206 9869)
Broadbottom circular
10 miles/1,300 ft ascent
Manchester Piccadilly 09:33
Walk starts Broadbottom railway station 10:00

Wednesday, 25 March
Leader: Phil Gadsby (0161 748 5757)
Linear walk Horwich to Wigan
10 miles moderate
Manchester Piccadilly 09:57
Walk starts Horwich Parkway railway station 10:30

Wednesday, 29 April
Leader: Bill Minshall (0751 892 6031)
Alderley Edge circular walk
10 miles/1,200 ft ascent
Manchester Piccadilly 09:30
Walk starts Alderley Edge railway station 10:20

Wednesday, 27 May
Leaders: David Hurrell (0114 288 6474) and Dianne Fortescue (07796 954 930)
Grindleford circular walk
10 miles/1,000 ft ascent including Carl Wark and Higger Tor
Manchester Piccadily 09:42 (arrive 10:43)
or from Sheffield 10:14 (arrive 10:29)
Walk starts Grindleford railway station 10:45

August longer walk group led by Dave Rigby,
photograph taken by Peter Gunn
and features an unusual statue near Diggle

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