Summer River Walk

on 23 August 2016.

 

Saturday 27th August

There are few lovelier places to walk than the River Kennet and on Saturday 27th August Action for the River Kennet are extending an open invitation to join them at 2pm for a river walk along privately owned reaches of the River Kennet from Elcot Mill, nr. Marlborough to Axford . The walk, which starts any time between 2 and 3pm, is approximately 4.5 miles and there will be stiles to negotiate so sturdy footwear is essential. Marshalls will be on hand to guide you and tea and home-made cake will be served from the The Bothy at Minal. Unfortunately, no dogs are allowed on this walk but the good news is that The Kennet Community Bus will be running trips back to Marlborough for anyone wishing to walk just one way.

For more information call 01672 511028 or email anna@riverkennet.org

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