Wednesday, 23rd June 2010




Walk: Round route through Beetham - Holme and return
Start Point: Kings Arms Pub, Hale, Nr Milnthorpe Grid Reference: SD 505 787
Distance: 5.8 miles Ascent: Small
Time: 3 hours    
Weather: Fine and sunny to start then cloud at finish
Comments: Easy walk with 28 members and 3 guests. Good pub food at reasonable price

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Ian gives his pep talk


Pub sign at the Kings Arms . . .


where we had lunch


Departing from Beetham


Rustic sign


Ruins at Beetham Hall


Passing through Beetham . . .


and past the church


The flowers brighten up the hedgerow


Hope nothing comes round the corner!


A basic ingredient for Elderflower Wine




Sweet smelling Honeysuckle


Green Lane


Bridge over the River Bela


Single file please


Find the railway bridge


Thirst quenchers


A male group . . .


and a Ladies group


Walking beside the canal . . .


we spot eight cygnets with mum and dad . . .


before passing under the bridge at Holme


A word of warning . . .


but where are the calves?


Wayside boundary stone . . .


and a memorial to John Taylor, once President of the Latter-day Saints

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