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Circular walk around Oakley Wood (5m)

This walk is a circular walk around Oakley wood that takes you directly to the site of the Oakley Wood ‘fort’, meanders down to the bottom of the wood and then returns along the beautiful perimeter of the wood and Ashorne Park. The fort is not dramatic, the deepest ditches are ~12ft deep, but it’s […]

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BT Wiggerland Farm to Oakley Wood (5 miles)

This is a 5 mile circular walk that takes you out of the village along the path that runs to Middle Farm with great views of Highdown Hill (see gallery). Although the walk takes you close to and across the M40 the route still retains a marvellous rural feel with the panorama across to Bromson […]

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Circular walk to Barford (7 or 4 miles)

Walk Bishops Tachbrook to Barford (Distance 7 miles or 4 miles) Take a walk as far as Barford, a village that boasts alpacas, a church with bullet holes from the civil war and the home of an early trade union organiser (and allotment pioneer). If 7 miles is too daunting the walk can be cut […]

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Walk to the Solar Farm (2 miles)

A short walk that leaves you with plenty to think about past, present and future. PAST: The route to the Solar Farm and New House Farm uses a footpath that is shown on maps dating from 1880 and according to research, (link to article) was the main route out of BT to Warwick for villagers. […]

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BT to Ashorne (5 miles)

This 5 mile walk takes you down through Oakley Woods where you turn towards Ashorne, you then climb to Ashorne Park the highest point nearby and back through Oakley Wood. The map shows the route labelled in red 1 to 11. Camera signs correspond to the attached photos that give a taster of the walk […]

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Wiggerlandwalk photos

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BT to Ashorne

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Oakley wood pictures

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Barford Circular Photos

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Diamond Jubilee 2012

2012 was the year of the Queens diamond jubilee celebrations as captured in June and July’s magazines. The jubilee celebrations were an all day event held on the green, featuring games, music, theatricals and centre piece a cart race down Mallory Road. Click the title to view more pictures from the day,