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.
Sunday 25 February 2018Starting at 11:00A moderate 11 mile / 17.7 km walk
Sunday 4 March 2018Starting at 10:30A moderate 10.5 mile / 16.9 km walk
Sunday 11 March 2018Starting at 10:30A moderate 10 mile / 16.1 km walk
Sunday 18 March 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
Sunday 22 July 2018Starting at 10:30A moderate 10 mile / 16.1 km walk