Local Walks

Forest Bank Park
June 2021

Convenor: Brian Briggs
To contact Brian, please email salfordu3a@gmail.com marking the subject line of your email ‘FAO: Brian Briggs’.


Venue and day/time: The walks take place on alternate Monday afternoons at 1pm, meeting at the start of the chosen walk. Travelling to areas within half an hour’s drive, the walks extend approximately three miles and are never strenuous.

2022 Local Walks Programme

All the walks have been selected as they are accessible by public transport and suggested routes are given. We will meet at the nearest bus stop as close to 1pm as public transport permits. Anyone coming by car should park and make their way to the bus stop. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU HAVE YOUR MOBILE PHONE WITH YOU and contact the walk leader if you are delayed.

DateLeaderVenueTravel Information
10 JanBrianBurrs Country ParkB18 1DA
24 JanAudreyMonton GreenMeet in Duke’s Drive car park M30 8AP
7 FebBeryl PSalford QuaysMeet outside Lowry Theatre M50 3AZ
21 FebBeverleyBoggart Hole CloughCharlestown Road, Blackley M9 7DF
7 MarPat P &
Ann P
RHS BridgewaterMeet at the main entrance of the RHS
(please note changes to walk originally planned)
21 MarDavidEntwistle ReservoirBatridge Road BL7 0LU
4 AprAnn TBridgewater CanalMeet at The Moorings, Quayside Close, Boothstown M28 1YB
18 Aprno meeting
2 MayBrianplanning meetingAt Beverley’s house M7 3BP
16 MayAngelaSalford QuaysMeet outside Lowry Theatre M50 3AZ
30 MayBrianSankey Valley ParkWA5 1HA
13 JunAnn B & Ann PLilford ParkMeet at the Woodside pub M28 1ES at 1pm to get the bus to Leigh. We will meet at Lilford Park at 1:30pm.
Bus passes needed.
27 JunBevKersal WetlandsMeet on Littleton Road,
near Racecourse Hotel M7 3SE
11 JulBeryl PMoses Gate Country ParkBL4 7QS
25 JulAngelaClifton Country ParkM27 6NG
8 AugMarkMonton Green (Greenway)Meet at Duke’s Drive car park, Monton
M30 8AP
22 AugAnn THollins GreenMeet in lay-by near the Black Swan pub
WA3 6LA
5 SepBeryl PDunham MasseyMeet at the Axe & Cleaver pub WA14 4SE
19 SepBevDaisy Nook Country Park
Cancelled
M35 9WJ
3 OctBeryl RPennington FlashWN7 3PA
17 OctBrianBoggart Hole CloughM9 7DF
31 OctBevDrinkwater ParkMeet on approach road to HMP Forest Bank, M27 8FB
14 NovAnn TBridgewater CanalMeet at The Moorings pub M28 1YB
28 NovBrianChristmas lunchtba
12 DecBevPlanning meeting and Christmas socialAt Bev’s house

2021 programme