South Cotswold Ramblers


Dursley new Long Stay Car Park proposal – thank you!

21 Jul 2017

There is just time for members to make a comment of support. Thank you to the several members who have written so far, but the more, the merrier! Nearly all comments are supportive, not just from walkers but residents, so the prospects look reasonable. South Cotswold Ramblers campaigned to retain the old long stay CP…

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Thank you for supporting Bernard’s leisurely Monday walk from The Ship

18 Jul 2017

Bernard  was very pleased to see so many people out on the walk and would like to thank them all for supporting him and the pub. People who stayed for lunch were very happy with the food. Don’t forget that Bernard has arranged one more walk (with meal afterwards) on Monday 31 July, this time…

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Songs from Stage and Screen

16 Jul 2017

Richard and Di invite you to their concert on Saturday 29 July, 7pm at the Tab. Tickets are priced at £5 per person with under 16s going free. There will also be tea and cake during the interval which is included in the ticket price.   Enquiries and tickets from Richard 01453 762373, also tickets…

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Ramblers General Council Report

23 Jun 2017

A bit late, but it makes interesting reading. Click picture above to hear from Stuart Maconie and click below to read the report of proceedings of the meeting in April. Ramblers General Council 2017

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Makeover for Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club cafe in Nympsfield

18 Jun 2017

                Now called the Old Flying Club, the café has been completely refitted and is being run by new managers Charlie Carrick and Karri Chambers. The restaurant has been a welcome stop for cyclists and walkers for years. “I am a young but ambitious person, so being given…

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NEW Dursley Long Stay Car Park?

13 Jun 2017

Plans have been released by Dursley Town Council today, 13 June 2017, which will be welcomed by Ramblers. The Town Council are pleased to announce that we have an agreement in principal to purchase the Reliance House (former newspaper office) site in Long Street, Dursley. The Town Council’s aim is to use this prominent town…

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The Five Valleys Walk for Meningitis Now

07 Apr 2017

  So here we are again – the next Five Valleys Walk will be on Sunday 24 September 2017. SAVE THE DATE! This 21 mile sponsored walk through the stunning Cotswold countryside has something for everyone, so why not lace up your boots and join us for another spectacular day out on the hills.

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The Wysis Way series of five walks 2017

02 Apr 2017

All welcome – each walk is very attractive in its own right, so no need to do the lot, unless you want to! The third, fourth and fifth (last) instalments take place on the second Saturdays in July, August and September. Our walk across Gloucestershire will eventually reach Wales and the river Wye at Monmouth. This is…

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Bisley Tea Room now open

31 Mar 2017

Hi Ramblers, We have opened a tearoom in Bisley shop selling teas and coffees to drink in situ or take away. We also serve cakes and hot food and would be grateful if ou could pass this information on to you members. Thank you, Tom 01452 771203

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If you’re walking past do pop in for coffee!

19 Mar 2017

Dear Walkers & Ramblers, The Bird Park at Prinknash has just opened a new Visitor Centre and we have a fantastic new tea room which you can come into without removing your boots! There are huge balconies overlooking the Reindeer Enclosure, lakes and the park itself. There are smart toilets and we are really quick…

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Offers to be Parish Footpath Checkers

25 Feb 2017

Following Richard’s appeal in the the last newsletter for members to check all rights of way in a particular parish, we are now starting to get offers for several parishes and would be pleased to hear from more members. There are 60 parishes from Coberley and Cowley to Westonbirt and Shipton Moyne, and from Arlingham…

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Suspect a stroke – act FAST and call 999

14 Oct 2016

Face weakness Arm weakness Speech problems Time to call 999 See

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Ramblers Holidays will pay the S Cots money – if you ask!

12 Oct 2016

Each newsletter Ramblers Holidays pays the group and we are very grateful as it helps towards paper newsletter production. Follow this link for news of their Adagio holidays. Don’t forget to tell them you belong to South Cotswold Ramblers if you book for a Ramblers or Adagio holiday, as it can be worth £10, £20 or…

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