The countryside is an inspiring place to walk but it can also be little daunting when cows and bulls are grazing near your path; Remember, the countryside is working environment and it's important to be mindful and respectful of farms and farm animals, particularly during spring when cattle are rearing their young.
Here’s some advice on what do when walking near cattle:
Beware, farmers may shoot dogs that are worrying or are about to worry, farm animals; section 9 of the Animals Act 1971.
Report any frightening incidents or attacks to the landowner, the highway authority, the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), and also the police if it's of a serious nature.
Saturday 16 June 2018Starting at 10:30A moderate 10 mile / 16.1 km walk
Sunday 24 June 2018Starting at 08:30A strenuous 25 mile / 40.2 km walk
Friday 29 June 2018Starting at 11:00A moderate 10.5 mile / 16.9 km walk
Saturday 30 June 2018Meeting at 09:30, Starting at 10:15A moderate 11.5 mile / 18.5 km walk
Sunday 1 July 2018Starting at 09:30A strenuous 13 mile / 20.9 km walk
Sunday 22 July 2018Starting at 10:30A moderate 10 mile / 16.1 km walk