Monday, June 10, 2019
CHANCE TO ENJOY BRIGG RAILWAY RAMBLE
Brigg is to feature in a railway ramble, along with Wrawby and Barnetby.
It will bring people into Brigg from a wide area who can visit the town centre and its many businesses.
The ramblers' Lincolnshire area secretary has kindly furnished Brigg Blog with full details.
Similar events have been held in past years.
FROM STUART PARKER
SATURDAY, 6th JULY 2019
9.55am - RAILWAY RAMBLE: BARNETBY TO WRAWBY MILL AND BRIGG
Supporting the Saturdays-only train service along the Brigg Line, catch the train to Barnetby for a delightful 7-mile linear walk along public footpaths around Barnetby then over fieldpaths to Wrawby windmill, with fine views across the Ancholme Valley, to finish in Brigg.
Train departs: Sheffield 0759, Worksop 0828, Retford 0839, Gainsborough Central 0858, Kirton Lindsey 0911, Brigg 0920 to Barnetby.
OR depart Cleethorpes 0926, Grimsby 0934 to Barnetby.
Walk starts at 9.55am from Barnetby station.
Plenty of time in the afternoon to explore Brigg, with its independent shops, at the end of the walk before catching a return train.
Return trains depart Brigg at 1540 to Kirton Lindsey, Gainsborough Central and all stations to Sheffield
OR depart Brigg at 1720 to Barnetby, Grimsby and Cleethorpes.
All welcome. The walk is FREE but train fares apply. Wear suitable clothing & footwear. Bring a packed lunch & drink.
Organised by the Lincolnshire Ramblers and the Penistone Line Partnership.
Visit www.lincolnshireramblers.org.uk and www.penline.co.uk
Further details from Stuart Parker telephone 01522 534655.
Wrawby Mill picture kindly supplied by Stuart Parker.