City of Winchester Trust
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Summer Walks 2019

Thursday 30th May
at 18:00
St Cross Meadows
Meet outside the Bell Public
House, 83 St Cross Road
Winchester, SO23 9RE
Susan Simmonds
Hampshire & Isle of Wight Trust
Education Officer - Winchester
Note: The walk will include footpaths so it
will not be suitable for those with mobility
problems and stout footwear is recommended
Thursday 6th June
at 18:00
Thomas Micklam,
Winchester's lost Victorian architect

Meet at Water Lane on the
green between Durngate and Blue Ball Hill
Judith Martin
Trust Council Member
Thursday 13th June
at 18:00
A Sally round the Soke - from Magdalen to Michelin
Meet outside the Tourist
Information Centre, Winchester
Guildhall, High Street, SO23 9GH
Colin Cook
Winchester City Registered Tourist Green
Badge Guide
Note:The walk will include steep paths and steps
so it will not be suitable for those with mobility
problems and stout footwear is recommended.
Thursday 20th June
at 18:00
Water and waterways
Meet outside the Heritage Centre,
32 Upper Brook Street,
Winchester, SO23 8DG
Richard Baker
Thursday 27th June The Enhancement of St Thomas Street
Meet outside Lloyds Bank,
49 High Street, SO23 9BU
Andrew Rutter
Retired Winchester City Council
Conservation Officer and Trust Member
Thursday 4th July Walk along the Minster Streets
Meet at High Street end of
Little Minster Street
Tony Sexton
Thursday 11th July Winchester City Mill - building resilence in an age of
climate and urban change

Meet outside the front entrance to the City Mill, 174 High Street, SO23 8EJ
Stuart Divall
Civil and Environmental
Engineering, SFK Consulting
Ric Weeks, Mill Manager
Thursday 18th July
at 18:00
Aspects of current
conservation in Winchester

Meet outside the Heritage Centre,
32 Upper Brook Street,
Winchester, SO23 8DG
Louise Dandy
Historic Environment Team Leader,
Winchester City Council
Rachel White
Historic Environment Team Leader,
Winchester City Council
Thursday 25th July Trees and plaques along the river
Meet under the Kings Gate, Kingsgate Street
Margaret Barber
Thursday 1st August
at 18:00
Canon Street area 100 years ago
Meet at the Southgate Street
end of Canon Street
John Pilkington
Travel writer and broadcaster
Thursday 8th August
at 18:00
Middle Age market
on St Giles Hill

Meet next to the Chesil Rectory,
1 Chesil Street, Winchester,
SO23 OHU, by the
pedestrian crossing
Graeme Stevenson

If we are able to arrange a walk on 25th July, it will be announced by email

Details and conditions for the summer walks:
A. Timings: All walks will start at 18.00 promptly unless stated otherwise.
B. Donation of 5 to the Trust is requested from each person on each walk.
C. Booking: Strongly advised to secure a place to avoid disappointment. Contact the Heritage Centre no later than midday the day before each walk. Email: secretary@cityofwinchestertrust.co.uk or telephone Winchester (01962) 851664.
Generally maximum 25 attendees for all walks unless stated otherwise.
D. Walk1. Additional donation of 4 for Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust requested from each person. Wear suitable footwear for a variety of surfaces. Maximum 20 attendees for this walk.

Exclusion of liability of Trust: Neither the guide of each walk nor the Trust and its members shall be liable for any injury, accident or damage to person or property (including theft or other loss) during each walk to any person taking part in a walk whether a member of the Trust or not.