Ramble, Scramble, or Amble 2019

Ramble, Scramble, Amble is on Saturday 11th May 2019  starting from Bishops Castle with all proceeds going to Bloodwise. With the start in Bishops Castle the Ramble Scramble Amble takes the walkers through some beautiful South Shropshire countryside. The Ramble is a 22.5 mile circular walk. The Scramble is 13 miles and the Amble is […]

Toposcope

I have mentioned the Toposcopes on the top of hills and hillforts and as I will talk about these places again I thought a brief description would be interesting. A Toposcope is a monument indicating direction and distance of notable land marks These landmarks can be hills, mountains, towns, the Sea, Battlefields or historical places. […]

Ride the Shropshire Marches

Ride the Shropshire Marches Sportive is on Sunday 21st May. There are two distances 65 miles starting at 9.30am and 35 miles starting at 10 am. The start and finish are at Wistanstow Village Hall. The entrance fees are £25 for the longer distance and £20 for the shorter distance. The funds raised from this […]

Hill Forts near Craven Arms

There are over fifty hill forts in Shropshire and there is access to a lot of them. From our door there is Norton Camp. It can’t be seen from our house but is well worth the walk up through Whettleton. Although covered in trees and shrubs, the ramparts are impressive. The interior is a field […]