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Causey Arch November 22nd 2015

The day started out unpromisingly; cold drizzle turned to heavy rain as we pulled away from home heading for Causey Arch. In fact it was so heavy we turned back to collect wellies and bigger coats! However, once we reached … Continue reading

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Congburn 1st November 2015

This walk started out at a garden centre near Edmondsley and traversed several miles of County Durham countryside, all of it new to me. Although we were just into November, the weather was warm and sultry; no need for heavy … Continue reading

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Durham City 20th September 2015

Let’s get one thing straight here, the purpose of this walk was to have tea and cake at Vennel’s tea shop; easily one of the finest in this city. That said, Durham is ¬†great venue for walks as it has … Continue reading

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East Rainton 6th September

It’s not all rolling countryside and windsept rural landscapes with the Northumbria Family Walking Group, we often undertake urban walks that skim the perimeters of towns taking in the nearby delights of open spaces. So it is with this walk; … Continue reading

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