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SUN 17 AUG

FREE

Wire, Linoleum and Wallpaper

Tameside Countryside, Ashton under Lyne

Run by: Tameside Countryside Service

An easy four mile stroll with Brian Taylor in the woodlands around Denton and Haughton Green, now rich in wildlife, which hide evidence of a once industrial past.

clock13:00–16:00

Suitable for 18+

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The Old Wireworks entrance, now demolished

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Difficulty level

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Distance

4 mile(s)

Duration

3 hours

Location

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Tameside Countryside

Park Bridge Heritage Centre, The Stables, Park Bridge, Ashton under Lyne, OL6 8AQ

www.tameside.gov.uk/countryside

Meeting point: Bottom of Cemetery Road, off Stockport Road, Denton, M34 6ER

About this location

From the meadows and woods and valleys of the south to the high open moorland in the east, it is a countryside rich in Show more… heritage and Wildlife. Lying between the heart of Greater Manchester and the Peak District, Tameside's Countryside is special because of the variety of places there are to discover and enjoy.
Three rivers, the Tame, Etherow and Medlock, meander their way through the borough, their riverside tracks and pathways take you through ancient woodland and wildflower meadows.
A network of local and national trails, such as the Trans-Pennine Trail, Tameside Trail and Tame Valley Way, link wide open countryside to the lesser know urban sites, many providing a green oasis on the edge of towns.
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From the meadows and woods and valleys of the south to the high open moorland in the east, it is a countryside rich in heritage and Wildlife. Lying between the heart of Greater Manchester and the Peak District, Tameside's Countryside is special because of the variety of places there are to discover and enjoy.
Three rivers, the Tame, Etherow and Medlock, meander their way through the borough, their riverside tracks and pathways take you through ancient woodland and wildflower meadows.
A network of local and national trails, such as the Trans-Pennine Trail, Tameside Trail and Tame Valley Way, link wide open countryside to the lesser know urban sites, many providing a green oasis on the edge of towns.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Tameside Countryside Service.

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    Balsam Bashing at Weldhams Bank and Scout Green

    Tameside Countryside, Ashton under Lyne

    Run by: Tameside Countryside Service

    Help us stop this invasive alien species ruining our woods and meadows.

  • THU 31 JUL

    Balsam Bashing at Knott Hill

    Tameside Countryside, Ashton under Lyne

    Run by: Tameside Countryside Service

    Help us stop this invasive alien species ruining our woods and meadows.

  • SUN 3 AUG

    Medlock Meander

    Tameside Countryside, Ashton under Lyne

    Run by: Tameside Countryside Service

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