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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.

Penistone Line Partnership Railway Walks, SAT 21 FEB: dep Sheffield 08.36 to Penistone 10 miles. All are welcome. www.penline.co.uk. Text: 07908 450444.

Rotherham Rambling Club, WALK 1. SUN 22 FEB. Monsal Head Circular. Meet: Monsal Head road-side or Car-park. SK 185 715 – start 10.00. 9 miles Moderate. Leader: Kevin Grundy. Tel: 07709 134517. WALK 2. “Clumber Park Round” Meet: Opposite Clumber Park Hotel. SK 649 746 – start 10.00. 6 miles Easy. Leaders: Graham and Norma Hill. Tel: 01709 530558.

The Wednesday Rambling Group, (for retired males), WED 25 FEB. 09.45, No272 bus to Castleton from S.T.I.D2. Start Bamford for round walk. Ldr.John Barker Group details which are Ernest Batty T.2304911.

Railway Walk, SAT 21 FEB. A linear walk from Dodworth to Penistone (10 miles) with the Penistone Line Partnership. Train departs: Sheffield 08.36, Meadowhall 08.42 to Dodworth. All welcome.

Text: 07908 450444. Website www.penline.co.uk

Ringinglow Walks, SAT 21 FEB. Brown Edge (approx 4 miles). Meet at 9:30am in The Norfolk Arms “Walker’s Bar” for tea or coffee and a short introduction from our guide. We will set off at 10:00am sharp and expect to be back at The Norfolk Arms for lunch by 12:30pm. Only £10 per person, to include: tea or coffee before and after the walk a professionally guided 4 (approximate) mile walk a meal from our “Light Lunch”, sandwich or jacket menu or Soup of the Day. There’s no need to book in advance, just join us on the day.

Peak Walking Group, SUN 22 FEB – Litton Tideswell and Millers Dale. Grade/Distance: Grade B/7 Miles. Start Point: Red Lion Litton NGR SK 164752 OL 24 White Peak. Route: Litton/Tideswell/Millers Dale/Tideswell Dale/Litton. Contact for Information: 01246 853155.

Sheffield Wanderers, SAT 21 FEB. Norfolk Arms walk from Ringinglow. 4.5 mile walk through Brown Edge Moor followed by a meal at the pub afterwards. Meet at the Norfolk Arms, Ringinglow, S11 7TS at 9.30. SUN 22 FEB. Wentworth. A 9 mile walk through Wentworth and the surrounding area, including Wentworth Woodhouse, Hoober Stand and Needles Eye. Meet outside Elsecar Heritage Centre, Wath Road, Elsecar, S74 8HJ at 10.0. FRI 27 FEB. Stanage Edge. Above and below Stanage Edge for this 4.5 mile walk. Expect mud and surface water on the first half of the walk along the top of the edge, followed by road walking on the return leg beneath the rocks. Meet at Burbage Bridge at 9.45. To book a place call 0114 2331174.

The Ramblers Sheffield Group, SUN 22 FEB – 9:33am, Blue route tram from Cathedral to Manor Top/Elm Tree, SK381848. Walk starts 9:50. Carbrook Ravine, Bowden Housesteads, Shirtcliffe wood, Woodhouse, Birley Spa, Hollinsend. 10 miles linear, intermediate. No dogs. TUES 24 FEB – 9:40am 265 bus to Red House (between Ecclesfield and Chapeltown). Leader will join bus, SK356948. Walk starts 10:10. Burncross, Wharncliffe Chase, Wharncliffe Crags, Deepcar. 8 miles linear, moderate. WED 25 FEB – 9:45am 272 to Fox House, SK267803. Walk starts 10:20. Fox House, Baslow, Calton Lees, Bakewell. 10 miles linear, intermediate. No dogs. (rambles@sheffieldramblers.org, www.sheffieldramblers.org)

Clarion Ramblers, SUN 22 FEB, 9am, No273 bus to Fairholmes return Bradfield. Route Abbey Brook, Dukes Road, Bradfield. 11miles. Ldr Nigel Robb.

Halcyon Ramblers, www.halcyonrambling.co.uk. SUN 22 FEB, 9.45am start (SK124832) Mam Tor, free parking in layby opposite car park, Oxlow House, Eldon Hill, Sparrowpit, Rushup Edge. 8miles. Tel 01433 651679.

Good Companions, SUN 22 FEB, 10am, No272 bus to Hathersage, Mitchell Field, Hathersage Moor, Houndkirk Road, Ringinglow, Forge Dam, Endcliffe Park. 9-10miles. Ldr Norma Danks.

Sheffield Co-op Ramblers, SUN 22 FEB, 10am, No74 bus to Todwick, Five Churches Walk, Todwick. 9miles/mod. Ldr John Lilley.

Sheffield CHA, www.sheffield-cha.or.org THURS 26 FEB, meet at the Canal Basin, Victoria Quays, 10am. East Side Saunter via the Canal, Attercliffe, Acres Hill, Bowden Housteads Wood, Tinsley Park, Hilltop Chapel then Five Weirs. 9miles, several drop off points. Lrds Chris Turner/Melvyn Osborne. SAT 28 FEB. Plus Sec. Interchange, 218 bus, 9.20am to Bakewell, 10.05am round walk, Dirtlow Farm, Sheldon, Monsal Dale, Little Longstone, Great Longstone, Rowland, Cracknowl. 10miles. Ldrs Alyson Braddick/John Marrison. Amble Sec. SAT 28 FEB. Interchange, 272 bus, 10.45 to Houndkirk, Parson House, 11.16am linear walk. Ringinglow, Limb Valley, Whirlow finish Dore Station. 5miles. Ldr Norma Precious.

HF Sheffield Group, hfwalkingsheffield@hotmail.co.uk tel 0114 2451640 or 01246 235673. WED 25 FEB, 9.45, No272 bus. CBS Bamford, Castleton. 6-8miles. Ldr David H. SAT 28 FEB (A) NOW 9.40am, bottom Dore Road near junction with Abbydale Rd South, Minninglow circ. 8-9miles. Ldr Sue F.

Fresh Air Friday net-walk, FRI 20 FEB. Continuing in the Winter cold for about 3 miles up the Porter Valley and back from Endcliffe Park, returning to the park café. Entrepreneurs, experts and employees welcome! Meet at the café at 9am, rain, shine or snow, with rain macs, and wellies. To book or for more details, contact Faye Smith, 07985 038265 email: faye@keepyourfork.co.uk

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