Walks for health

Leisure walking for health logoJoin us on fun walks around the borough led by trained volunteer walk leaders, or become a volunteer walk leader yourself!

  • Fun! Explore your area, get out into the fresh air, meet new people.
  • Healthy! Regular brisk walking can help reduce the risk of heart disease, lower blood pressure, improve blood cholesterol levels and help control diabetes.
  • Keeps you fit! Walking is an ideal form of exercise. Regular walking helps keep bones and joints healthy. A brisk walk can help you lose weight.

For all walks meet at Sanders Park at 9.50am for 10.00 am start

Car sharing is essential to ensure parking at start of walk

Monday walks begin from the pavilion, Friday walks from the car park.

Monday walks are various lengths from 1 – 3 miles, in and out of the park, on pavement and with no stiles.

Friday walks usually involve driving out into the countryside*, walking 3 – 4 miles over fields, canal towpaths and wooded areas. There may be stiles to negotiate and muddy sections to walk through.

Please note: Passengers accepting lifts £2.00 contribution

WALKERS JOIN WALKS AT THEIR OWN RISK

Our thanks to:

All Walks for Health are led by volunteer walk leaders who make these walks possible, and extra funding from Natural England and the Worcestershire Walking Network help us provide this service.

For more information on local walks please visit the Walking for Health website and enter your post code -  here is a link to their website

The Walks - January to April 2018

The timetable for the walks can be viewed here

Need further information?

If you would like further information please contact

Dave Povey 07973 347651

Judith & Dave 015287 871571

John & Marg 0121 445 4881

Terry 01527 832955

Sue 01527 60302

Alex 01527 522013

Gerry 01527 558535

Howard 07855 225090

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