Severn Bridge Day Walk

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Leisure Walks
Oct 10
2020

20 people attending

0 places left

3 people waitlisted

Your price
£12.50
Event booking closes on Oct 9 at 20:00:00
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7 miles, no big hills

A leisurely walk taking in one of the UK's most well known landmarks. Not only linking two countries - but also two OutdoorLads regions, South-West England and South Wales. The Severn Bridge is an iconic structure, which we will be walking on, to experience amazing views out over the river. members from all regions, of course, are welcome!

This short day walk, will be taking in the Old Severn bridge (we will actually be walking on it) and some of the surrounding countryside; farmland, mudflats, cliffs etc. The walk is not strenuous, although anyone with a fear of heights may wish to think twice about walking on the bridge itself. Being estuarine, the landscape is full of wildlife - in the water, on the land and in the sky - so wildlife lovers, in particular bird-watchers, will enjoy this walk.

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COVID-19  – IMPORTANT, Please read the following before you sign up to this event:

  • Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, even if they are extremely mild, or who lives or is in a support bubble with someone showing symptoms, is asked not to attend. This is in line with the government’s coronavirus advice.
  • All are required to practice social distancing – staying 2m (not 1m) apart at all times, including the lunch stop.
  • Unfortunately, there won’t be any planned pub / café stops en route or at the end, and please don’t share sweets or snacks with others – we’re sorry!
  • Please bring your own hand sanitising gel for your own use throughout the day. Use of face coverings is at your own choice, but please bring one with you just in case it's needed. 
  • Each person should only attend one OutdoorLads event a week. (Leaders excepted on events if they are leading.)
  • On walks, one person to hold open gates and allow everyone to walk through – so minimising surfaces that multiple people touch. 
  • Be aware that opportunities for toilet stops may be minimal if facilities are closed.
  • Please, please cancel at your earliest opportunity if you are unable to attend or are unwell, so that we can allow others to take up these valuable event spaces.
  • Much as it's difficult - no handshakes or hugs!

 

COVID-19: Events Participation Statement

OutdoorLads draws your attention to the fact that travelling and being away from home increases the risk of receiving and transmitting Coronavirus, whilst it is present in the UK. You are likely to choose not to participate in OutdoorLads events whilst there is a risk of Coronavirus transmission. However, should you choose to participate in OutdoorLads events whilst the risk is present, you must be aware of and follow the law and government guidelines, both when travelling to and from events as well as when participating in events.

Please note that every person participating should be aware of (and accept) that those members perceived as ‘in charge’ or leading the event are not experts,  do not need to be experts, and are not regarded by OutdoorLads, or themselves as experts, but are amateurs with some experience in the event type and who are happy to impart their knowledge.  Any advice given should be considered with this in mind by the recipient.

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