Middlesbrough area - Healthy Stepping

About us

Healthy Stepping’ is part of the national Walking for Health programme (WfH).

  • Our health walks vary from 30 minutes to 2 hours depending on the group.
  • Most of our walks are led by community volunteer walk leaders.

Our walks

BROOKFIELD & KADER
Register 9.30 - 9.45am at St Clare’s Church, 102 Low Lane, Middlesbrough, TS5 8EB on Tuesdays or Wednesdays – ring 01642 821846 for more details

2 to 3 miles local strolls every other Wednesday (approx 1 hour) around Brookfield, Kader, Acklam, Hemlington and Stainton.

4 to 5 miles countryside walks (car share) alternate Tuesdays and Wednesdays (approx 2-3 hours).
 
COULBY NEWHAM (LANGDON SQUARE)
Walks start at 10.30am every Thursday from Langdon Square Community Centre, Langdon Square, Coulby Newham, TS8 0TF

A mixture of mainly flat circular walks around Coulby Newham, Lingfield, Hemlington Lake and Fairy Dell.

Each walk lasts approximately 1 hour.

Car-sharing ‘away days’ are organised once a month.

Refreshments are available afterwards for a small charge
 
COULBY NEWHAM (RAINBOW LEISURE CENTRE)
Walks start at 10.30am every Tuesday from near entrance to Rainbow Leisure Centre, Parkway Centre, Coulby Newham, TS8 0TJ.

A mixture of mainly flat circular walks around Coulby Newham, Lingfield and Fairy Dell.

Each walk lasts approximately 1 hour.

Car-sharing ‘away days’ are organised once a month.

Refreshments are available afterwards at local cafe

HEMLINGTON
Walks start at 10.30am every Monday and Wednesday from Hemlington Recreation Centre, Cass House Road, Hemlington, TS8 9QW.

A mixture of mainly flat circular walks around Hemlington, Hemlington Lake, Stainton, Brookfield and Coulby Newham.

Walks lasts approximately 1 hour.

Car-sharing ‘away days’ are organised once a month.

Refreshments are available after walks for a small charge.
 
MIDDLESBROUGH TOWN CENTRE
Walks start at 12.15 every Wednesday at the ‘Bottle of Notes’ opposite the MIMA Art Gallery.

Local flat, circular walks to Middlehaven, Riverside Stadium, Transporter Bridge, Gresham, Longlands, North Ormesby and Albert Park.

Walks last approximately 45mins.
 
MIDDLESBROUGH U3A GROUP   
Register 2nd and 4th Thursday each month at 9.30am at Nature’s World, Ladgate Lane, Acklam, Middlesbrough TS5 7YN.

2 to 4 miles local strolls/walks (approx 1-1½ hours).

4 to 5 miles countryside walks (car share) (approx 2-3 hours)

NORTH ORMESBY  
Walks start at 10.00am every Tuesday from the seat near the traffic lights opposite North Ormesby Market Place.
   
A mixture of mainly flat, circular walks around North Ormesby, Riverside Stadium, Middlehaven, Transporter Bridge, Albert Park and Pallister Park.

Each walk lasts approximately 1 hour.

Car-sharing ‘away days’ are organised once a month.

WEST MIDDLESBROUGH   
Register most Monday afternoons at 1.15pm at Melbourne House, Newport Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 4BT (for more details ring 01642 862574 or 01642 878435)

Local walks or minibus or public transport to walk venues in and around Middlesbrough & Cleveland.

Refreshments most walks afterwards

Walks last approximately 1-2 hours.

 

ACKLAM LIBRARY
Register at Acklam Library, Acklam Road at 1.30pm every Thursday.

Local, mainly flat walks around Acklam including Acklam Hall, Devil's Bridge, the Avenue of Trees and Mandale.

Most walks last approx 1hr - 1hr 30mins.

Refreshments are available afterwards at Acklam Library for a small donation.

For further details ring Marjorie on 01642 814933

 


Events

Weekly car-sharing 'away day' walks are organised at various venues in and around Middlesbrough and Redcar & Cleveland. Ring 01287 284424 for more details and a walking leaflet / walks programme.

Contact us

Don Burluraux
Health Walks Co-ordinator
01287 284424
don.burluraux@stees.nhs.uk


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