Alvechurch Circular Walk
Start Time: 10.30am Approx Finish Time: 3.00pm Number of Stiles: 5
Post Code for Parking: B48 7LN
Route: Alvechurch – Bittell Reservoir – Barnt Green – Alvechurch
Distance: 9.5 miles (15.3 kms ) Ascent: 830 ft ( 250 metres) Map: OS Explorer 220
Directions to Parking: Free public car park behind the Red Lion pub off Tanyard Lane (Please do not park in the pub car park) -from Solihull head to the Maypole via Haslucks Green Road/Maypole Lane. At the Maypole roundabout go straight over down Druids Lane/Bells Lane,then left down Parson’s Hill into Wharf Lane. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A441 Redditch Road for about 2 miles. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the B4120, and at the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the Birmingham Road and continue to the Red Lion – turn right into Tanyard Lane.
Breaks: Morning & Lunch breaks
Toilets: Toilets in Tanyard Lane car park are closed at present but may be open by the 18th April.
PLEASE NOTE – As only a maximum of 12 people are allowed on the walk, you must email the club to let us know that you wish to take part by Friday 16th April 2021 – do not just turn up on the day.
Additional Guidelines for COVID-19
If you (or anyone in your household) show any signs of COVID-19 symptoms before the walk, you must not turn up to walk and you should follow the government guidelines on self-isolating.
Follow government guidelines on social contact and physical distancing – KEEP SAFE.
If you develop Covid-19 symptoms within 7 days of the walk apply for a test and support the contract tracing system. Please notify the Club Secretary.
Car sharing is not advisable and should be avoided.
Avoid touching gates, stiles and other path furniture.
Avoid congesting around gates and stiles.
Carry a face mask.
Consider bringing hand sanitiser.
Do not share food and drink.
Do not share equipment.
When other walkers are passing, stand back and give way.
Please remember to pre-book your place on the walk. Your guest(s) are still welcome, but their places must be pre-booked.