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Tarnbrook Fell Regional Ramble

26/07/2014
Tarnbrook Fell Regional Ramble

What a magnificent day, clear blue skies and a gentle breeze just look at those photos! Eleven scooters and an army of walkers set off back along the tarmacked track.   After a short rest in the shade of farm buildings we headed out on to open fells. We had now been going for about three […]

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Ilmington to Hidcote RR

25/07/2014
Ilmington to Hidcote RR

Leaving Ilmington, we quickly gained enough height to catch a breeze, so an otherwise hot day was just right, and some great views began to unfold. Before heading for Hidcote Gardens, we stopped at Foxcote House, where we were treated to coffee and biscuits in the beautiful grounds. Many thanks to Nigel and his team. […]

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Snowdonia Regional Rambles

22/07/2014
Snowdonia Regional Rambles

  Terry has just organised and led two wonderful rambles in Snowdonia – Beddgelert Forest and Roman Road.  See Photos

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Regional Ramble Week

20/07/2014

This week there are five Regional Rambles: Monday 21st July: Beddgelert Forest, Snowdonia.   Tuesday 22nd July: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire The Roman Road, Snowdonia   Wednesday 23rd July: Ilmington, Warwickshire   Thursday 24th July: Tarnbrook Fell, Lancashire   See Regional Rambles for details or contact rambles@disabledramblers.co.uk      

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Riparian Ramble

18/07/2014
Riparian Ramble

As with all rambles we were hoping desperately for good weather – and luckily, it was perfect!!!  12 scooters and 4 walkers started off at the car park of The White Swan pub, right alongside the river and very popular in the area with locals because of the beautiful river flowing alongside. See Photos for […]

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Fundraising for DR

15/07/2014
Fundraising for DR

Every year Sue and Ted Jeffery hold a golf tournament and barbecue to celebrate their wedding anniversary. This year, the 21stanniversary, all the evening guests were told they could eat drink and dance all night in exchange for a donation to Disabled Ramblers. It worked out well and £240 is on its way to DR. […]

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Disability Awareness Day

14/07/2014
Disability Awareness Day

Members of the Disabled Ramblers were out supporting our cause yesterday at Warrington’s Disability Awareness Day.  Thanks to Andrew Cross for the photos.  

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Captain George Power

14/07/2014
Captain George Power

28th June 1919 – 30th June 2014  We are sad to report the death of Captain Power. An enthusiastic rambler and traveler, he covered over 7,000 miles on his Tramper TWS, one of the first to leave the factory.

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Warwickshire RR 23rd July

10/07/2014
Warwickshire RR 23rd July

On Wednesday 23rd July, Eileen S is running a Regional Ramble from Ilmington to Hidcote .7.6 miles, Cat 2+. “This is a lovely ramble, where we can take in a typically ‘picture perfect’Cotswold village before setting off over high downs to see the Cotswold views.” See Regional Rambles for details. Please note that all Regional […]

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Southern RR – Heather Trundle

05/07/2014

Val is running a ramble on Saturday 23rd August. See Regional Rambles for details.

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A sunny start to our Southern Tour

02/07/2014
A sunny start to our Southern Tour

Two lovely rambles to start off our southern tour.  Take a look at photos Thanks Val and the National Trust rangers.

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Snowdonia Regional Rambles

29/06/2014

Terry is running two rambles in Snowdonia. Monday 21st July. Beddgelert Forest. 5 miles Cat 3 Tuesday 22nd July. Part of the old Roman Road from near Aber Fall to near Rowen.  6 miles approx.  Cat 3+. Book with Terry Taylor: theterrytaylor@yahoo.co.uk See Regional Rambles for details.

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Knott End & Scorton – 2 Lancashire Regional Rambles

29/06/2014

Lancashire Regional Ramble:-   Knott End & Preesall - Thursday 21st August 6 miles. Category:- Moderate ; 2   This is short ramble starting at 10am with expected finish time of 2pm   Start:- Knott End, Lancashire Cost:- £2 concessions £3 others Tramper Available – subject to booking with 01995 602125 Facilities:- Bring a packed lunch. There is […]

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Chilterns Regional Rambles

26/06/2014

Gavin is offering 5 regional rambles in the Chilterns between July and September: 1) Tue 8 July.  Wendover Woods, Nr.Tring, Herts 2) Tue 22 July.  Leighton Buzzard, Beds 3) Thur 7 Aug.   Coombe Hill 4) Sat 30 Aug  Rowsham, Nr Aylesbury, Bucks 5) Sun 14 Sep  Ashridge Park, Herts See Regional Rambles for details

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Tarnbrook ramble – sorry, NO DOGS

26/06/2014
Tarnbrook ramble – sorry, NO DOGS

We have just been told that NO DOGS are allowed on the ramble.  As it is all on private land, it seems that even assistance dogs are excluded Lancashire Regional Ramble Thursday 24th July Tarnbrook Fell near Abbystead. LA2 9BS There is still a Lancashire loan Tramper available for this ramble and a couple of places […]

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Two Regional Rambles for you

20/06/2014
Two Regional Rambles for you

Lancashire Regional Ramble Thursday 24th July Tarnbrook Fell near Abbystead. LA2 9BS   There is still a Lancashire loan Tramper available for this ramble and a couple of places for ramblers who can bring their own scooter. Sorry, but no dogs are allowed.  As this is all on private land, this exclusion applies to Assistance dogs. […]

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ViewRanger Tracks of Northern Rambles

15/06/2014

You can see the tracks we took during our Northern Rambles on an App called ViewRanger.  Just click on the link to see the route.  On the map, The small blue & ref ‘FR icons along the way mark the point at which the attached photo was taken. Click on the icon to see the […]

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New Forest Challenge

12/06/2014
New Forest Challenge

SOUTHERN REGIONAL RAMBLE – NEW FOREST CHALLENGE, 30TH MAY 2014-06-08 This was different to our usual format in that we set a little challenge by going slightly “off piste” on a track which was quite rutted and rather muddy!  We had an exceptional turnout of 13 scooters, with some members who haven’t been for a […]

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Ana Cross Ramble

10/06/2014
Ana Cross Ramble

And so our Northern Tour came to an end in good weather on the North York Moors.  See Photos

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Old Wife’s Way

09/06/2014
Old Wife’s Way

An easy day (for most) after the excitement of the Yorkshire Dales. See Photos      

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