Stanway in Colchester

Walk with Lunch

The premise for this New Group is to walk 7/8 miles, possibly up to 10 miles. This Group is for people who enjoy walking in the countryside around Colchester, and further afield as we get more experienced, such as Essex and Suffolk.

To date we have done just three walks: West Bergholt to Ford Street, via Fordham. On this walk we came across two ponies who just happened to be the mascots for the Paras when they are on ceremonial duties. Our next walk was Dedham to East Bergholt via Lawford. This was an interesting walk as we walked by Flatford Mill and Willy Lott’s Cottage. Our last walk was to Layer de la Haye through Chest Woods. Walks in the future will include Stoke by Nayland, Cavendish and Clare.

About halfway into the walk we would stop for lunch, either a pub lunch or a picnic, and then complete the walk. The walks, initially, would take place on the second Wednesday of each month. Although we would have lunch in some form this is essentially a walking group.

We welcome new members. Please use the Bluebird contact button at the side of the page to send a message to the Group Leader.

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History - Military Indoor Games - Backgammon
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