Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival

In case you know of/hear about anyone who would like to join a guided walk around the Rotary Walk, the info about this walk ( see below)  organised by Chesterfield Ramblers  may be of interest

It is being led by Basil Merry , who is a DFBS member ,

The Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival info is  now available  and booking system is live- I have copies of the brochure and there is an on line version at

 Again , something to add to the website ?, particularly as DFBS now features in the brochure , thanks to Joe Kellsall’s walk (37) on 20 September

David B

EXTRA – Dronfield Rotary Walk

Wednesday, 26 June 2019Start time: 9:45 (Estimated finish time: 0:00)

Moderate 14 miles / 22.5 kmGroupChesterfield & North East Derbyshire

The Millennium project (not listed in published walks booklet)

Contact details

Walk Leader BJM Ask a question via email about this walkTelephone: 01246 233179 or 07821 005671

Starting point

9:45 bus (No 43) from New Beetwell Street to Unstone (9:49 from Cavendish Street). This arrives at the Unstone car wash at 10:05 for a short walk to Half Acre Lane. People coming from Dronfield can catch the 09:32 from Wreakes Lane / Sainsbury’s arriving at 09:50 Car users take the large lay by on Sheffield Rd and meet at 10.05 approx at the top of Half Acre Lane.Grid reference: SK381709 Nearest postcode: S40 1PA Start time: 09:45

Additional notes

This is a circular walk

https://www.walkingenglishman.com/ldp/dronfield2000rotarywalk.html