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Sunday, 30th December 2018   FOUR STAFFORDSHIRE VILLAGES    9 miles  4 hrs   Grade 2
Start Time: 10:00am    Grid Ref: SK095562.
Beginning from one of the Peak District's most scenic valleys - the Manifold. Parking is in the lay-by on the Manifold Way in front of the cafe at Wettonmill, it's free but limited so car sharing is advised, postcode DE6 2AG.
The walk visits four villages on the limestone plateau - Grindon, Ford, Onecote and Butterton - providing extensive views of unspoilt and beautiful countryside, Thor's Cave and glimpses of many attractive and interesting buildings along the route. Some steep climes, country roads and muddy sections throughout, gators and poles recommended!

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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