East Kent HealthWalks- Swale

About Us

This scheme covers the Isle of Sheppey, Sittingbourne and Faversham and villages in the surrounding countryside.

The Swale estuary and the countryside beside it offer a wonderful opportunity to observe wildlife and the changes that occur thouthout

SHEPPEY :  NHS Healthy Walks

                 Meeting Points : Every Wednesday – 10. 30am           

Tony Southgate - tel: 01795-875459; mob: 07815-758132. e-mail: tonysouthgate1@aol.com

David Goodin     - tel: 01795-870601; mob: 07973-788156;e-mail: d.goodin7958@btinternet.com                                      

Date                     Meeting Point                                      

3rd Jan. 2018       St Clement Churchyard, Leysdown:  Circular walk via Warden Bay, Muswell    

                                                                                                                               Manor and Leysdown.       

10th Jan. 2018     High St, Eastchurch: (Meet near church entrance) Circular walk through

                                                                    Eastchurch and via Garretts Farm and the Caravan Parks.

17th Jan. 2018     The Wharf , Lower Halstow: (Take first right turn after “Three Tuns” PH;

                              follow Lapwing Drive round to right and park at end of cul-de-sac,opposite

                              the houses.) Circular walk along shoreline via Ham Green and Upchurch.

24th Jan. 2018     Shellness sea wall: Walk along sea wall, via Shellness Hamlet, to Shellness

                                                                                                       beach and return along the shore.

31st Jan. 2018     Minster Abbey Gatehouse; Circular walk to solar farm via New Hook Farm.   

7th Feb. 2018       Craft Centre, Oad Street: Circular walk via Deans Hill, Bredgar and Stiff Street.

14th Feb. 2018     Little Oyster car park, Minster Leas: Circular walk via East End, Kingsmill

                                                                                                                              and Minster Village.

21st Feb. 2018     Harty Ferry: Walk via Sayes Court and sea wall to bird hide and return.

28th Feb. 2018     Little Murston Nature Reserve: Circular walk around the nature reserve and locality starting at the     Greyhound Stadium, Central Park.

7th Mar. 2018      Barton’s Point: Circular walk around the Sheerness triangle, via the canal,

                                                                                                               The Fleet and the Esplanade.

14th Mar. 2018    Old Mill Cafe, Swaleside:  Walk to Swale, via Eastchurch Marshes, and return.

21st Mar. 2018     ‘Maypole’ PH, Borden: Circular walk via Munsgore Farm, Chestnut Street,

                                Gore Court and Cryalls Lane.                                

28th Mar. 2018     Minster Abbey Gatehouse: Circular walk via the golf course and The Leas

                                                                              

 

 

Our Walks

Walk name Route options available Length (hours)
Faversham Library
Faversham Library Healthwalk
1:30
Iwade
Iwade
Iwade
1:30
1:00
Lower Halstow
Lower Halstow Walk
1:30
Milton Creek
Milton Creek Walk
1:00
Murston Healthwalk
Murston Healthwalk
1:30
Sheppey Healthy Living Centre (Sheerness)
Sheppey Healthy Living Centre Healthwalk (Friday)
1:00
The Seafront, Minster
The Seafront, Minster
1:00

Sheppey. NHS Healthy Walks meeting points. Every Wednesday. 10.30am.

Contact: Tony Southgate, 01795-875459, 07815-758132, tonysouthgate1@aol.com

Contact: David Goodin, 01795-870601, 07973-788156,  d.goodin7958@btinternet.com

Date                                        Meeting Point

5th July 2017                            Harty Ferry. Walk past Harty Church, along seawall towards Shellness as far as the bird hide and back

12th July 2017                          The Wharf, Lower Halstow (Go past Three Tuns pub and take first road on the right, follow Lapwing Drive around to the right, park on the right at the end)

19th July 2017                        Elmley Nature reserve car park. £2 person or £5 per car

26th July 2017                        Little Oyster car park, Minster Leas, walk through caravan park, along Plough Lane around Kingsborough Manor and back

2nd Aug 2017                         Woodland Trust, Hucking. Woodland Trust car park, Church Lane, Hucking. Circular walk around the Woodland Trust Estate

9th Aug 2017                          Bartons Point. Canal walk, through the Fleet, seawall and back

16th Aug 2017                        Minster Abbey. Circular walk via The Glen, Redrow estate, Bartons Hill, New Road estate, Drake Ave, and Scocles Rd

23rd Aug 2017                        Woolpack Pub, Iwade. Walk down to the Swale and back

30th Aug 2017                        Shellness sea wall. Walk along sea wall to Shellness beach

6th Sept 2017                         The Aviator Pub, walk over Furze Hill, to Scrapsgate Road and back by the Golf club, cemetery and Queenborough Road

13th Sept 2017                       The Maypole Pub, Borden Village (Walk leader call 01795-424253)

20th Sept 2017                       St Clement Church Leysdown. Circular walk via Warden Bay and Muswell Manor and back

27th Sept 2017                       Minster Abbey. Walk to Solar farm and back via New Hook farm

Our Events

Sheppey. NHS Healthy Walks meeting points. Every Wednesday. 10.30am.

Contact: Tony Southgate, 01795-875459, 07815-758132, tonysouthgate1@aol.com

Contact: David Goodin, 01795-870601, 07973-788156,  d.goodin7958@btinternet.com

Date                                        Meeting Point

5th July 2017                            Harty Ferry. Walk past Harty Church, along seawall towards Shellness as far as the bird hide and back.

12th July 2017                          The Wharf, Lower Halstow (Go past Three Tuns pub and take first road on the right, follow Lapwing Drive around to the right, park on the right at the end)

19th July 2017                        Elmley Nature reserve car park. £2 person or £5 per car

26th July 2017                        Little Oyster car park, Minster Leas, walk through caravan park, along Plough Lane around Kingsborough Manor and back

2nd Aug 2017                         Woodland Trust, Hucking. Woodland Trust car park, Church Lane, Hucking. Circular walk around the Woodland Trust Estate

9th Aug 2017                          Bartons Point. Canal walk, through the Fleet, seawall and back

16th Aug 2017                        Minster Abbey. Circular walk via The Glen, Redrow estate, Bartons Hill, New Road estate, Drake Ave, and Scocles Rd

23rd Aug 2017                        Woolpack Pub, Iwade. Walk down to the Swale and back

30th Aug 2017                        Shellness sea wall. Walk along sea wall to Shellness beach

6th Sept 2017                         The Aviator Pub, walk over Furze Hill, to Scrapsgate Road and back by the Golf club, cemetery and Queenborough Road

13th Sept 2017                       The Maypole Pub, Borden Village (Walk leader call 01795-424253)

20th Sept 2017                       St Clement Church Leysdown. Circular walk via Warden Bay and Muswell Manor and back

27th Sept 2017                       Minster Abbey. Walk to Solar farm and back via New Hook farm

February 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
 
 
 
Iwade
10:45
 
Sheppey Healthy Living Centre (Sheerness)
10:45
 
 
 
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
Murston Healthwalk
10:00
 
Lower Halstow
10:00
 
The Seafront, Minster
11:30
 
Faversham Library
10:00
 
Milton Creek
10:30
 
Iwade
10:45
 
Sheppey Healthy Living Centre (Sheerness)
10:45
 
 
 
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
Lower Halstow
10:00
 
Murston Healthwalk
10:00
 
The Seafront, Minster
11:30
 
Faversham Library
10:00
 
Milton Creek
10:30
 
Iwade
10:45
 
Sheppey Healthy Living Centre (Sheerness)
10:45
 
 
 
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
Murston Healthwalk
10:00
 
Lower Halstow
10:00
 
The Seafront, Minster
11:30
 
Faversham Library
10:00
 
Milton Creek
10:30
 
Iwade
10:45
 
Sheppey Healthy Living Centre (Sheerness)
10:45
 
 
 
26
27
28
1
2
3
4
Murston Healthwalk
10:00
 
Lower Halstow
10:00
 
The Seafront, Minster
11:30
 
Faversham Library
10:00
 
Milton Creek
10:30
 
 
 
 
 

Contacts

Sarah Gower
Health Improvement Officer - Weight and Activity
0300 1231220
kcht.healthwalks@nhs.net
Sarah Clarke
0300 1231220
kcht.healthwalks@nhs.net
  

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