As i know a few good walks around marple i thought id suggest it. There's a train station (marple) that has regular trains to picadilly and lots of parking at or around it so I suggest we meet there. Looking forward to it.
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If anyone is interested in the wild food walk in marsden, search for ChrisToph Lane on Facebook. Its next sunday and he has created a page for it. If you can't find him please let me know!
2 · June 3, 2013
Thanks Rebecca. I found his Facebook personal page but not the event page. I'll be in London on Sunday, so could you ask him if he will be planning any other events? I lived in Marsden from 1950 to 1960 :-)
1 · June 3, 2013
That sounds really interesting but I'm going out fri & sat so probably gonna be i'll on Sunday.
1 · June 6, 2013
Haha oh dear Josh! That's a shame Howard. I'll ask him for you :)
0 · June 6, 2013
I've now befriended Chris Lane on Facebook, and he's now created a Facebook group for walks!
2 · June 6, 2013
Guys, I have asked Chris to post any walks he is orgainising that he thinks we would find enjoyable & interesting
1 · June 7, 2013
What did you all discover? Hope you returned home with some nice treats!!
0 · June 5, 2013
Hi Catherine, We all took home some delicous wild garlic, and picked and ate some greens on the walk, wood sorrel, common sorrel, nettle flowers, broom, Eric has uploaded some photo's. Hope you are able to join us for a forage soon.
Yum! Am itching to come along soon (pun re stinging nettles not intended!!)
0 · June 7, 2013
Thank you all for a lovely day. I really enjoyed meeting everyone.
I am seriously thinking of investing in a sat nav.
Looking forward to the next events :-)
A beautiful walk, in beautiful surroundings, with beautiful weather and beautiful people; what more could one ask for. Oh yes, free wild food! :)
2 · June 2, 2013
So glad we had such nice weather :) Thank you to everyone for a nice day, look forward to seeing you all again soon.
4 · June 2, 2013
Thanks for a great time guys, looking forward to doing another one soon :)
5 · June 2, 2013
enjoyable and educational
Great walk and even better company!
4 · June 1, 2013
Lovely people, really interesting walk so thank you everyone!
3 · June 2, 2013
Hi only just seen this meet up. Is it ok to get there at 14.06?
0 · June 1, 2013
Yes, some of us are arriving by train at 14.06 :-)
Thanks Howard! :)
see you then rebecca :)
See you soon! On Marple train now.
See you at Marple!
I'm a definite maybe, hah! I could possibly act as Joshumoy's navigator from Manchester, I'm good with maps...
1 · May 28, 2013
Hope you can make it eric :) haha i think he would be happy with that offer!
Well, I suspected as much; as I'd be getting the train to Piccadilly, it looks like I'd be out of your way Josh. Oldham to Marple is much shorter and more direct than Oldham to Piccadilly to Marple...
0 · May 31, 2013
Hi Eric, it is slightly, really don't mind though, but I think it would be easier for you to go there direct, don't worry about me, I will find my way :)) Ok everyone, see you all tomorrow!
1 · May 31, 2013
See you tomorrow josh good luck with the directions :)
Hiya not done any of this before. Will be dragging a friend along for her sins :)
Great, see you tomorrow janet :)
Hi guys, since the weather looks good I fancy coming down to join you. I've only a very basic knowledge of a few wild edibles but look forward to rekindling my interest. Should be fun!
Thats great matt, looking forward to meeting you"
Apologies to all. I'm unfortunately unable to attend the next meet up, as I've just remembered that I will be singing at a fundraiser on that date. Really sorry as I was looking forward to coming.Look forward to the next meet up!!!Nicola
0 · May 28, 2013
to make things easy I think we should all meet at Marple train station as there is parking at the station, opposite the station and just down the hill from the station as Brabyns park. I've changed the postcode above so for those who are driving can use that for directions. For those who are getting the train there's a 13:45 train that leaves manchester picadillly and gets in at 14:06. My number is[masked], call me if you struggle to get parked up. Looking forward to seeing you all :)
2 · May 28, 2013
I will probably get the 13:45 train from Piccadilly and arrive at Marple Station at 14:06.
There two stations in Marple. So this is "Marple Station" near the tenis courts, and not "Rose Hill, Marple" near the Middlewood way?
Yes its marple station need the tenis courts
I have no idea how to get there but look forward to joining and meeting all of you.
1 · May 27, 2013
Hi Nicola, see my comment above for help with directions, see you then :)
Hi Nicola, Do you live anywhere near Withington?
I can travel free on the trains, but if anyone would like to offer me a lift from Withington I'll be happy to share costs.
1 · May 25, 2013
Hi Howard, not sure if ay of the group is from withington, but I have left the train details above if you do come by train, see you saturday :)
A former member changed the location from Whitefield car park to Marple Train Station
May 28, 2013
A former member changed the location from marple bridge to Whitefield car park
Thanks Victoria, I'm happy to meet to give a lift, see you soon.
0 · May 25, 2013
Cheers josh though i think i might already be in marple, though im worried with your navigation abilities without me ad co-piloit! ;)
0 · May 26, 2013
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