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Norfolk Arms Ringinglow Walking Group, MON 24 APRIL, evening walk on Brown Edge. 3.5 mile easy stroll followed by a buffet afterwards at the pub. Meet in the Walkers Bar at Norfolk Arms, Ringinglow, S11 7TS at 6pm. £8 per person payable to pub includes hot drinks before and after walk plus buffet. No advance booking necessary.

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Walking: Scenic steel strolling

Walking: Scenic steel strolling

This is a walk with plenty of up. We climb from Stocksbridge Town Hall to Bolsterstone, before descending to the Ewden Valley. The route then climbs to Spout House Hill, with views across to the Pennines, the Ewden Valley and Wharncliffe Crags. We then descend into Glen Howe Park before ending on the main road through Wharncliffe Side where you can catch a bus back to Stocksbridge.

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Listings: Children’s Activities

Listings: Children’s Activities

April 20 - April 27 2017

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Listings: Events & Groups

Listings: Events & Groups

April 20 - April 27 2017

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The baroque wing of wentworth castle in barnsley

Walking: Rockley road ahead?

This is a walk mostly along defined paths and former railway tracks. Some sections can be boggy. There are short sections close to the M1.

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Wendy Miller, the Learning and Teaching Lead at the AMRC Training Centre.

Favourite Things: The city of yesterday, the generation of tomorrow

Wendy Miller is a born and bred ‘Sheffielder’ and lives in Frecheville, where she also went to school. She has two daughters who have both gone on to university and work in Sheffield.

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.Trees are beginning to change colour and leaves are starting to fall as autumn takes a hold on South Yorkshire.Above High Bradfield. Picture Scott Merrylees

Walking: Onesmooor around .....

A delightful walk around Onesmoor above High Bradfield. Superb views over Bradfield to Strines, across to Sheffield, and over to Wharncliffe woods. The walk crosses farm land providing the opportunity to observe a wide variety of wildlife.

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Rambling

Rambling

The Yorkshire Ramblers’ Club welcomes hillwalkers interested in extending their range. Club cottages in Lakes and Dales. Year-round meets across Britain and overseas. Next meets are Lake District (Duddon valley then Ullswater) and NW Scotland. Try yrc.org.uk

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Special Report with pictures: How crowning glory leaves onlookers green with envy

Why young and old continued to be fascinated by the most idiosyncratic of English summer sports... while developing a language all of their own

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Listings: Courses & Workshops

Listings: Courses & Workshops

April 20 - April 27 2017

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Pictures: New Clarion Call to get even more people enjoying a walk on moors

New book celebrates protracted fight for commoners to regain access to spectacular land taken away from them by wealthy grouse shooters in the 1800s

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Easter at Tropical Butterfly House

City Buzz: Mad about Easter at Butterfly house

Mad About Madagascar is returning to The Tropical Butterfly House this Easter – as well as the popular Easter Egg Hunt, on Easter Sunday and Monday.

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Picture taken by Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome

Walking: Gone with the wind

This walk has plenty of variety. From Bolsterstone the route follows high ground to the trig point (359 m). We then continue past quiet woodland which contains ancient earthworks and the remains of mill stone production, to Wind Hill before descending to Underbank reservoir.

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Rambling:

Rambling:

The Ramblers Sheffield Group, Buses from Interchange unless otherwise stated. TUES 4 APRIL – 9:51am Herdings Tram (Purple) to Leighton Road, SK379830. Walk starts 10:13. Lightwood, Troway, Bramley, Plumbley,Ridgeway, Birley Lane Tram Stop. 8 miles linear, inter. No dogs. WED 5 APRIL – 9:30am 218 to Baslow, SK258722. Walk starts 10:07. Baslow Nether End, Gorse Bank Farm, Curbar, Froggatt, Eyam, Stoney Middleton, Rowland, Bakewell 11 miles linear, mod. No dogs. (www.sheffieldramblers.org).

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Kell Brook  and Carl Fogarty

The fishy tale of Kell Brook and Carl Fogarty

Kell Brook trades his boxing gloves for a fishing rod on Thursday night.

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Rambling

Rambling

The Ramblers Sheffield Group, Buses from Interchange unless otherwise stated.

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Walk with a view .....

Walk with a view .....

This walk takes you past three reservoirs, taking in farmland, woodland and a disused railway line. It starts by following Underbank reservoir before a climb up to Midhope.

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Santiago, left, with Sanday and Gordon

Special Report: Getting back to nature on a trek with valley’s alpacas

The Holly Hagg forest garden and community growing project has started offering walks along the Rivelin Valley with its alpaca herd - and the response has been overwhelmingly positive.

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Picture taken by Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome

Walking: Walk at Snail’s pace

This circular walk takes you from the Trans Pennine Trail (TPT) at Dunford Bridge, past Winscar Reservoir (pictured) and into the woods at Hades. You then will return via Snailsden Moor. Included are extensive views over both South and West Yorkshire, and a number of steep ascents/descents.

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Rambling

Rambling

Norfolk Arms Ringinglow walk: on Burbage Edge. A scenic, rocky four mile route which takes us across the top of Burbage and then back along the foot of the rocks.

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