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Sunday, 19th August 2018   CANNOCK CHASE WAR WALK    8 miles  5 hrs   Grade 2
Start Time: 10:00am    Grid Ref: SJ979191. The car park at Coppice Hill nearby the village of Brocton, which itself is about four miles south-east of Stafford just off the A34. Turn right at the village green in Brocton then immediately left uphill and, after climbing for around half a mile and passing the entrance to a quarry, bear left along another lane signed Coppice Hill and continue to the parking area right at the end.
A glimpse of more recent history with a trail through the legacy of the Great War, mainly on well used paths over part of one of the premier areas of natural beauty in the Midlands. Some excellent views with a little climbing in parts, although nothing too taxing. A proper sightseeing walk for the summer Lunch required.
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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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