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Sheffield Co-op Ramblers, SUN 4 JUNE. 09.20. No 272 bus to Hathersage. Dennis Knoll, Stanage Edge, Higger Tor, Hathersage. 8miles/mod. Ldrs Barry & Cynthia Ashton.

HF Sheffield, SAT 3 JUNE. South Winster. 9.40. 8 – 9 miles car-sharing. Circular walk. Meeting point: bottom of Dore Road near the junction with Abbeydale Rd. WED 7 JUNE. Chatsworth. 10.00. 218, Central Bus Station Pond St. 5 – 7 miles using local transport.

Sheffield CHA, SAT 3 JUNE. Flat Street 43 bus (9.25) to Gosforth Valley (10.05). Linear walk via Millthorpe, Smeekley Woods, Big Moor finish Totley. Leader to meet bus at Gosforth Valley – 9 miles. PLUS - Car ramble. Meet Youlgreave village CP (donation box) (10.00) (SK 205 641). Round walk via Bradford Dale, Long Dale, Elton, Robin Hood’s Stride and Alport – 11 miles. http://www.sheffield-cha.org.uk

Good Companions, SUN 4 JUNE. 09:33 65 bus to Litton, Litton Mill, Monsal Trail, Ashford, Bakewell, 9 ½ miles. Leader: Paul.

Halcyon Rambling Group, SUN 4 JUNE. 09:45. WINSTER SCHOOL CP. 09:45. SK 245 607

Stanton Moor, Birchover (cut off), Robin Hood’s Stride, Elton. 10 Miles Grade 2+. 0114 2662 348 or 07518 029 776. WED 7 JUNE. 09:45. LODGE MOOR (meet at Sportsman pub) (park on sports ground NOT pub car park). SK 283 862. Ramble in the area. 5 Miles Grade 2. 0114 2306 109.

Rotherham Rambling Club, SUN 4 JUNE. Sutton on Trent, Ossington, Weston Circular. Walk meet: Church Street, Sutton on Trent. SK 798 658. Post-code: NG23 6PD. 10:00am. Grade of walk: Moderate. Walk distance: 10.90 miles. Walk leader: Philip and Suzi Bullens. Tel: 01709 852 044. Mob: 07932 638 002.

The Wednesday Rambling Group, (for retired males), WED 7 JUNE. Meet 09.30 No. 57 bus to Stocksbridge (S.T.I. D4). Start at Silver Fox pub Stocksbridge and finish Low Bradfield. Ldr. Graham Bamford. 01909 773437.

The Ramblers Sheffield Group, Buses from Interchange unless otherwise stated. SUN 4 JUNE - 9:20am 272 bus to George Hotel, Hathersage. (Leader will join bus on Ecclesall Road), SK232815. Walk starts 10:00. Bole Hill, Bamford Edge, Jarvis Clough, Stanage End, High Neb, Oaking Clough Plantation, Conduit, Redmires, Stanage Pole, Carhead Rocks, Hathersage. Access land from Bamford Edge to Jarvis Clough rough underfoot and could be boggy 13 miles circular, moderate. No dogs.

TUES 6 JUNE - 10:20am 61 Bus from Angel Street (Argos) to Loxley Road/ Black Lane, SK305898. Walk starts 10:45. Black Lane, Little Matlock, Our Cow Molly, Dungworth, Old Wheel Farm, Malin Bridge 7 miles linear, intermediate. THURS 8 JUNE - 10:27am 273 bus to Swinglee Farm, SK264874. Walk starts 10:50. Slightly rough path with a bit of a climb onto the moors but plenty of time to take it slowly then conduit, lanes and paths of Mayfield Valley to Forge Dam cafe 5.5 miles linear, intermediate. (rambles@sheffieldramblers.org, www.sheffieldramblers.org).

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 few weekend meets are Ullswater and Hathersage. Longer May meet in NW Scotland then Wyoming in August. Try yrc.org.uk, facebook.com/yrcuk, membership@yrc.org.uk (Helen) or Michael 07814010165.

SUMMER WALKS BY TRAIN, Walkers are being invited to discover the South and West Yorkshire countryside using public transport over the summer on a series of eleven railway rambles with the Penistone Line Partnership. Most walks follow public rights of way between stations along the Penistone Line linking Sheffield, Barnsley, Penistone and Huddersfield and all are accessible by departing from SHEFFIELD and MEADOWHALL stations on Saturdays. Some walks also take place in North Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire. All are welcome, the walks are free but fares apply. A free leaflet is available by text to 07908 - 450444. WEBSITE: www.southpenninesrail.co.uk www.penline.co.uk

Ramble After 50 for Sheffield Singles, Walks every month. New walkers welcome. Dtls Moya 07999845638.

Sheffield Red Rope, Socialist walking club. Fortnightly Sunday walks. Dtls (0114) 2686409.

Discovering Longshaw guided walks, every WED and SUN from Longshaw Visitor Centre at 11am, about 2 hours on a variety of routes. Drop in and they’re free.

Sheffield 40s Walking Group, (part of Ramblers) arranges weekly Saturday and Sunday walks of between 5 and 15 miles, monthly socials and also weekend walking trips. Details of each walk, social and weekend at www.s40wg.org

Sheffield 20s and 30s Walking Group: (part of Ramblers) arranges walks of varying lengths every week on Saturday and Sunday. Open to all. The group isn’t just about walking - join them for regular socials, weekends away and lots of new friends. Visit www.sheffieldwalkinggroup.org.uk for more info.