Have you walked any of these routes across the gravel pits to the nature reserve, the green railway bridge or simply down kingfisher lane to one of the other paths shown on the map in the last 20 years or more?
If so please collect an evidence form from the Post office, complete it and return it back to the Post Office so the Footpaths and Open Spaces Group can make a bid to Derbyshire County Council... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 18:22 by Sabrina Doherty
Volunteers were out on Sunday clearing Footpath 6. If you ever want to help out around the village then please get in touch.
Posted: Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:05 by Sabrina Doherty
DERBYSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
TEMPORARY FOOTPATH CLOSURE
PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.4 (PART)
WHEN: 0800hrs to 1700hrs on 28th August 2017.
WHERE: The footbridge crossing the railway line on
Public Footpath No.4 Willington.
REASON: To facilitate works to remove/ paint graffiti
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: No alternative route has
Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably
possible,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:24 by Sabrina Doherty
The new group in Willington set up to help everyone enjoy the footpaths round the village have been hard at work again. Hope you all enjoy their efforts.
If you are interested in joining he group or just coming along to a morning of clearing, making, mending or fixing then please get in touch.
Posted: Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:25 by Sabrina Doherty
Join Willington's Footpath Group for some tidying up of Footpath 7, near the canal and green bridge. Sunday 4th June at 10am. All welcome, sturdy footwear and gloves would be great , enthusiasm mandatory.
Posted: Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:06 by Sabrina Doherty
The new Footpaths and Open Space Group went to task on clearing one of Willington's footpaths and did a great job. If you would like to help out then please get in touch or come to the open meeting on Monday 24th April at 7pm at Willington Old School.
Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:42 by Sabrina Doherty
Following the Footpaths Group meeting on 27th February, it was agreed to hold an afternoon of litter picking/ general tidying of footpath number 7 from the underpass at Ivy Close up to the 'Green Bridge' over the railway track.The event will take place on Sunday 19th March at 1:00pm, (meet at Ivy Close underpass).All we ask is that those wishing to participate come along with appropriate clothing and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:30 by Sabrina Doherty
If you are interested in the walks around Willington and the open space that is available to play, take your dog or simply enjoy then please come along and support this new group who are trying to protect these areas, make them safe to walk and use plus look at developing new walks. The first meeting was well attended but more support is needed.
Monday 27th February 7pm at the Old School Castleway.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:38 by Sabrina Doherty
Willington Parish Council is trying to establish a new Footpaths Group to look at existing footpaths in the village and to look at establishing new footpaths. The initial meeting will be held this Monday (23rd) at The Old School at 7pm. Anyone with an interest in the village footpaths is welcome to attend.
Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:41 by Sabrina Doherty