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As you are aware, from today (4th July), HM Gov introduced more 'relaxing' of the current lock down measures.  This includes the reopening of pubs, cafes etc.     Full HM Gov guidelines are available here…
Wed 1st Jul 2020
This from the LDWA NEC... After the success of the virtual 100-mile challenge in May, where over 350 participants from 41 of our Local Groups entered how far they had walked (or run) during an hour of exercise each day, we are going to run another 100-mile challenge, along the same format, for each…
There is an availability for two people on the Two Moors Way walking holiday I am organising next year. The schedule is from Fri 16th to Fri 23rd Apr 2021 and is as follows: Day 1 - Fri 16th April 2021 - Travel to Ivybridge Day 2 - Sat 17th Apr - Ivybridge to Scorriton 12.5m Day 3 - Sun 18th Apr…
Thu 11th Jun 2020
I am organising a trip to walk the The Two Moors Way during the last week in April 2021.   If you havn't heard of it, The Two Moors Way is a national trail of incredible variety, inspiration and quite simply magnificent beauty for any walker.  A perfect weeks walk on a route that links the only…
Mon 1st Jun 2020
Hi Hope everyone is good at this time.   I wish to announce an "unprecedented" event (no not concerning the dreaded virus) an error by Pat Coulson, regarding the production of our famed newsletter, as below: All,   I have just posted the latest issue of the Irregulars' newsletter to members but…
Please see below an appeal from the Pennine Journey Supprters Club.  To whet the appetite of your members you might like to circulate the links to these blogs - plenty of good reading whilst they await the total lifting of lockdown.   https://www.uklongdistancefootpaths.com/pennine-journey …
With the current lock down period extended it would be nice to know that your all keeping safe by keeping in touch. What have you been up to thus far?  Completed that 5000 piece baked bean jigsaw, painted that fence (again), been on a local walk and come across anything interesting or discovered…
With the current lock down period extended it would be nice to know that your all keeping safe by keeping in touch. What have you been up to thus far?  Completed that 5000 piece baked bean jigsaw, painted that fence (again), been on a local walk and come across anything interesting or discovered…
Given the latest advice from HM Gov, that advocates avoiding unnecessary travel & unnecessary social contact, I am of a mind to cancel all our social walks, with immediate effect.   At the weekends AGM, notices of LDWA event cancellations were being received, from Local Groups representatives…
Sun 10th Nov 2019
Hi, Dave Motloch,Walks Coordinator has forwarded the attached (hyperlink as below) grids of the next round of walks commencing January 2020.   Regards, Dave Sharp (Secretary)   https://www.ldwa.org.uk/lgt/downloads/TheIrregulars/JAN-APR_2020.docx  …
On Wed 9th Oct, The Irregulars commence a series of walks on the Peak & Northern Footpath Society (PNFS) footpaths. These walks will be prefixed PNFS in our social walking program. Our aim will not only be to enjoy the locations that the walks take us too, but to review the paths and report any…