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Sunday, 12th November 2017   DISCOVERING DERBYSHIRE'S DOVERIDGE    8 miles  5 hrs   Grade 2
Start Time: 10:00am    Grid Ref: SK119342. From the A50, leave at junction signposted Doveridge, on entering village, straight across roundabout, parking on the left by village hall.
Gentle rolling walk around the Derby/Staffordshire border, with no major ascents or descents. We will start in Doveridge by the village hall. Heading out cross country towards Somersal hall, before turning left towards Marston Montgomery, where there will be an opportunity to sample the local hospitality (The Crown Inn). Then onward towards Abbotsholme and Eaton wood. Returning to Doveridge via Dove Bridge and the local pedestrian suspension bridge Lunch required.
Walk leader: Jimmy 07803 361821 GoogleMaps   Area Map    Start Point Map

Points to Remember:
1. Please call the walk leader before the walk in case any details have changed.
2. Make sure that you are suitably dressed for the weather. Remember that some walks are on exposed high land and the weather can be cold and wet. Denim jeans are not suitable for high-level walks.
3. Dogs are welcome but only with the prior agreement of the walk leader
4. If the walk leader decides to shorten the walk then that decision is final and is not open to negotiation. The leader will only do this when there is a good reason for doing so.
5. Even if a walk does not state packed lunch, it is always advisable to bring something to eat and drink.
6. If transport is shared, please provide the driver with a share of the fuel costs.
7. Non RA members are welcome to join us for 3 walks before being asked to join the RA. There are no exceptions to this.
8. Regrettably, due to the nature of the Sunday programme, we are unable to accept children on our these walks.
9. Children are welcome on Family Friendly walks.
10. Web site address: www.staffs-walkers.org.uk
11. You are responsible for your own safety at all times.

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