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Bugbrooke Strollers

Walk With The Strollers

The Strollers are  a leisurely walking group catering for older walkers who wish to enjoy a stroll through the countryside on a weekly basis.

They meet each Thursday at 10am and each walk takes about 2 hours.  About once a month the walk is in the Parish of Bugbrooke but on other occasions a short car journey is taken to surrounding villages with the walk starting and finishing from the agreed parking place. 

There is no fee for joining the group and the age range tends to be over 50's.  On the last Thursday of each month a pub is chosen as the venue for lunch and the walk starts and finishes from that point.

About 20 people usually take part in the walks, although there are some 50 people who have joined the group at their convenience since the group was formed in 1998.

A programme setting out walks for the 2 months in advance is produced 6 times each year.  This is published in the Link and on village notice boards.

The group is open to anyone wishing to enjoy a sociable and leisurely stroll each week.

The Strollers meet on Thursdays at 10.00.am. for a variety of walks (see latest programme below) which last for about two hours and proceed at a leisurely pace with plenty of time for a chat and a breather.

If you would like to join in, please just turn up. Meeting places are shown in the programme.




Proposed programme of walks for May and June 2017

All walks take place on Thursdays and meet at 10.00.am.



May 4th




Meet at Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Kislingbury and park at the Playing Fields. Walk along Camp Lane to Upton Mill, returning to Kislingbury along the Nene Way.


May 11th




Meet at Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Everdon. Walk to Snorescombe, Mantles Heath, Everdon Stubbs, and return to Everdon.


May 18th




Meet at Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Gayton. Walk via Banbury Lane Crossing,  Grand Union Canal, and return.


May 25th




Meet at the Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Roade and park at the Cock Pub. Walk to Courteenhall and return for lunch.


June 1st




Meet at the Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Potcote. Walk via Grubs Copse, Caswell, Potcote Farm, and return.


June 8th




Meet at Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Greens Norton. Go past the Medical Centre, and park in the side road on the left and before  the Church. Walk Grafton Way and return via Kinghorn Wood.


June 15th




Meet at Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Canons Ashby and park on the Eydon Road near South West Farm. Walk via Fish Ponds and Adstone Lodge and return.


June 22nd




Meet at the Church Car Park 10.00.am. Walk via the Telephone Exchange to Bugbrooke Mill, Nene Way, Charity Meadow, and Nether Heyford.  Return to Bugbrooke.



June 29th




Meet at Church Car Park 10.00.am. Drive to Tiffield and park at the George Pub. Walk via Flitton hills, Gayton Wildes, and return for lunch.