Husbands Bosworth

Husbands Bosworth A recce of Dave’s walk from Husbands Bosworth to Laughton, Mowsley, and back to Husbands Bosworth. The map opposite shows two tracks; the intended route in blue and the recce route in brown. The intended route Starting from Husbands Bosworth at, or near, The Bell Inn, and head Read more…

The Leicestershire Round

The Leicestershire Round was devised in 1987 to mark the centenary of the Leicestershire Footpath Association. It is a 100 mile walk around Leicestershire. You can read more about it on the Leicestershire Footpath Association website. Since moving to Leicester, walking the Leicestershire Round has been on my bucket list. Read more…

France 2015 – Day 20

Wednesday, 26th August, 2015 Our holiday was coming to an end and today we completed another 200km to get ourselves just around the corner from Calais. We left Colleville-Montgomery just after 07:15 and were in Villers-sur-Mer some 50 minutes later. This was only a short stop and we were soon Read more…

France 2015 – Day 19

Tuesday, 25th August, 2015 We were feeling a little lazy this morning and didn’t set off until 08:25 am. Five minutes later we were walking around and/or shopping in La Planquette. An hour later we were in Saint-Lo and spent a good hour there before heading northward to Grandcamp. Forty Read more…