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 21 July 2019Starting at 10:30A moderate 8 mile / 12.9 km walk
Saturday 27 July 2019Starting at 09:30A leisurely 6.5 mile / 10.5 km walk
Saturday 3 August 2019Starting at 09:30A leisurely 7 mile / 11.3 km walk
Sunday 4 August 2019Starting at 10:30A moderate 5 mile / 8.1 km walk
Saturday 10 August 2019Starting at 09:30A leisurely 7.5 mile / 12.1 km walk
Saturday 24 August 2019Starting at 10:00A moderate 11 mile / 17.7 km walk