WALKS PROGRAMME 2019/2020

Just turn up and ask walkers at the bus stop if they are walking with Good Companions – there may be other clubs using the same bus.

No need to book. Unless stated otherwise, bus departure times are from Sheffield Interchange, the main bus station in central Sheffield.

For information email goodcompanionsrambling@gmail.com or phone 07719 925 654

https://www.travelsouthyorkshire.com/timetablefinder.aspx

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2019 Walks

As a result of timetable changes, many of the bus/tram/train departure times have changed from those shown in the printed programme .


Updated 2019 Walks Programme.

SUNDAY 8th December

Change from printed programme.

This walk is shown in the printed programme for 1st December.

09:40 No. X17 bus to Lumsdale, Dethick, Riber, Matlock. 8-9 miles. [Bus time checked 22/11/19 by MFM]

SUNDAY 15th December

Today is the first day of a new train timetable commencing 15th December which has now been published.

There is no change to this train’s departure time.

09:14 Train to Bamford for Xmas Ramble, Win Hill, Castleton. 8-9 miles. [Train time checked 22/11/19 by MFM ]


SUNDAY 22nd December

09:40 No. 28 bus to Baslow, Chatsworth Park, Rowsley, Edensor, Baslow. 10 ½ miles. [Bus time checked 22/11/19 by MFM]


MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL


SUNDAY 29th December

No Companions walk today.


END of 2019 WALKS


2020 Walks

As a result of timetable changes, many of the bus/tram/train departure times have changed from those shown in the printed programme.

NOTE: From Rambles Secretary’s 16th November 2019 email-

“News on Derbyshire Wayfarer – I am told they can no longer be purchased from the driver on buses going into Derbyshire.

The only place they can be purchased in Sheffield is the railway station.
Advance payment scratch cards have to be purchased at information
centres in Derbyshire, Bakewell, Castleton, Chesterfield etc.”


Updated 2020 Walks Programme

SUNDAY 5th January

09:48 No.97 bus from High St to Totley (Cross Scythes).

For a round walk to finish at Totley. 8 Miles.

[Bus time checked 22/11/19 by MFM]

Note: Leader will meet party at Totley.

SUNDAY 12th January

09:26 Yellow Tram from Cathedral to Middlewood, Wadsley Park Village, Loxley Common, Burnthill Farm, Coumes Vale, Glen Howe, More Hall Bottom. (7 miles), through woods to Oughtibridge. 9 1/2 miles.

[Tram time checked 22/11/2019 by MFM]

Note: Leader will meet the party at Middlewood.

SUNDAY 19th January

This walk was added to the programme after the 2020 walks booklet was printed.

10:37 No. X5 bus to Dinnington Interchange, Slade Hooton, Colonel’s Holt, Roche Abbey, Laughton, Dinnington. 8 miles.

[Bus time checked 22/11/2019 by MFM]

Note: Leader will meet the bus at Dinnington. Cars can be parked on High St. in front of the station.

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SUNDAY 26th January

Annual Meal

09:20 No.272 bus to Bradwell, Green Dale, Little Hucklow, Great Hucklow, Abney Moor, Brough Lane, Bothams Farm, Bradwell. 7 miles.

Followed by a meal at The Shoulder of Mutton 15:30.

[Bus time checked 22/11/2019 by MFM]

Booking and meal details later.