West Midlands Walking Group

For 20s-40s walkers


Start Date Start Time Event Description
Friday 05 May 2017 06:15pm Bluebell walk

Description: Evening walk through bluebell woods, over part of the Lickey Hills and around Bittell Reservoir. Food/drinks at the Barnt Green Inn after the walk (around 8pm).

Place: Barnt Green train station, B45 8JX

Contact: Chris T three days prior for meal, chris_t@wmwg.co.uk


Friday 05 May 2017 07:30pm Pub social

Description: Pub social.

Place: Dog and Gun, 1 Wrottesley Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 8SB

Contact: Samantha B

Saturday 06 May 2017 11:00am Horse Trials

Description: We'll attend the cross country stage, a series of complex, high and wide jumps, including water jumps. We'll walk around the course watching the riders. Option to bring own picnic or lots of eating places on site. Tickets bought in advance by 22nd April cost ?28. Tickets can be bought in cash on the gate, but will cost a few pounds more. Car parking costs ?10 per car if bought in advance. Car parking also possible on the gate, but may be further away and cost a little more.

Place: Badminton Horse Trials Office, Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1DF. 01454 218375, www.badminton-horse.co.uk

Contact: Susie O by 21st April

Friday 12 May 2017 07:00pm Stroll

Description: Evening stroll.

Place: Outside The Farm Inn on Farmhouse Way, B90 4EH

Contact: Ian C , ian_c@wmwg.co.uk


Saturday 13 May 2017 07:00pm Laser battle

Description: The Event ? Laser Mission. After a short video briefing and being armed with the very latest laser packs and phasors, we will be transported into Laser Station?s multi-level arena on a quest to search for alien bases to destroy the alien signal. Work together in your teams Skylanders, Pok?mon and Avengers! Followed by food and drinks at Star City.

Place: Laser Station, Unit 27, Star City, Watson Road, Birmingham, B7 5SA

Contact: Abi P by 1st May

Friday 19 May 2017 07:00pm British dinner

Description: Join Annabel for dinner at this independent British restaurant serving locally sourced food, set in a Georgian building with a modern feel. Followed by drinks at the Mailbox.

Place: The Pickled Piglet, 35 Gas Street, Birmingham B1 2JT

Contact: Annabel L by 5th May

Tuesday 23 May 2017 07:00pm Stroll

Description: Evening stroll exploring the surrounding countryside of Berkswell.

Place: The lay-by on the Meriden Road close to the pub, CV7 7BE. SP/246/791

Contact: Gavin W , gavin_w@wmwg.co.uk


Friday 02 June 2017 07:30pm Pub social

Description: Pub social.

Place: The Clarendon Hotel, 38 Chapel Ash, Wolverhampton, WV3 0TN

Contact: Samantha B

Friday 09 June 2017 07:30pm Pakistani dinner

Description: Put on some bling and come and experience 'majestic dining' at Tipu Sultan in Moseley. Local Pakistanis' go-to restaurant, it serves a huge variety of curries to suit all palates and wallets. Beware though, it's teetotal, so we can swap lassi for ale afterwards at one of the many drinking establishments in the vicinity.

Place: Tipu Sultan, 43 Alcester Road, Birmingham, B13 8AA

Contact: Naomi C four days prior

Saturday 10 June 2017 01:15pm Chinese and walk

Description: Lunchtime dim sum following city centre walk (see walks section for details)

Place: China Court restaurant, Ladywell Walk, Arcadian Centre, B5 4ST

Contact: Naomi C three days in advance