THE VALE OF SNAITH ACTION GROUP

We are a group of 12 people interested in and committed to improving  walking opportunities within The Vale of Snaith.

We are committed to the values of WALKERS ARE WELCOME

Check out the WALKERS ARE WELCOME website HERE

 

      OUR AIMS

  • To pro-actively work with our partners to enhance established walks.
  • To pro-actively work with our partners to create new interesting themed walks.
  • To pro-actively work with our partners to publicise the walks to a wide audience.
  • Encourage more walkers, walking more.
  • Make walking more attractive to a wider range of residents.
  • Encourage more visitors to make The Vale of Snaith a walkers' destination.
  • Encourage walking lin ked to public transport to reduce the use of cars.

      OUR PARTNERS

  • Local Councils
  • Rights of Way Officers.
  • Land Owners.
  • Local Shops and Businesses.
  • Local Walking Groups
  • Ramblers Path Watch.
  • Other Walkers Are Welcome Towns


          OUR TEAM

Chair          Keith Greenwood

Treasurer     Graham Hulme

Secretary           Gill Smethurst   

                  John Barrett

Janet Cooper

Roy Dresser

Mike Harrison

Barry James

Carol Johnson

Eric Outhwaite

Ian Stringer

Pauline Tate

 PLEASE NOTE  We will be holding our first AGM on Thursday 19th January 2017 at Snaith & Cowick Town Council Offices Market Place Snaith at 7pm

             OUR PROGRESS
 

12th October 2015            Snaith & Cowick Town Council agrees to devolve the control of Walkers are Welcome Snaith to

                                       The Vale of Snaith Action Group.

16th November 2015         Snaith & Cowick Town Council agrees to give The Group a grant of £600  towards establishing

                                       signs and leaflets to publicise walking opportunities in the area.

1st February 2016            This website launched.   

April 2016                        New sign for Snaith Town Lock ups 

May 2016                        Two new bridges on Rawcliffe Heritage Walks

July 2016                         Grant Funding from Ramblers Holidays Charitable Trust £1,000) and Goole Windfarm (£3,600)

September 2016               Two Information signs for walkers    (Station Car Park and Council Office window)

October 2016                    New leaflet  "Enjoy walking in  The Vale of Snaith"

December 2016                The majority of the planned new posts/waymarkers have now been installed on HERITAGE WALKS

                                       We are waiting for two new public footpath posts from ERYC and then we can complete that project.

   

                 OUR CURRENT PROJECTS  

HERITAGE WALKS   Phase Two    Updating and improving the walks   Printing new Walk Packs

CIRCULAR WALKS   

KINGS MANOR    possible picnic area