Walkers Enjoy Boxing Day Sunshine

38 people took part in the special Boxing Day walk around Haslington today and enjoyed a very welcome spell of winter sunshine. The photograph below was taken by the conservation area near to Hall-o-the-Heath. The walk was about four miles long.

Boxing Day Walkers
Boxing Day Walkers

 

Sugar Treat
Sugar Treat
This photograph shows one of the walkers, Jacky Lloyd-Jones, providing sugar lumps to a pair of very grateful donkeys.
The walk was organised by the Haslington Walking for Health group who will be continuing their Tuesday walks each week in January, commencing at 1:30pm (meet at Waterloo Road Car Park – everyone welcome).
What is a Health Walk? – see here
Some walkers were also encouraged by this article reported in Today’s Daily Telegraph, see below:
Good News for Walkers
Good News for Walkers