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Routes from 2019

Mon 16/3/20 - 6m - Newton, Duki, Charles, Whitelands

Birch Ln towards Hyde, R Bennett St, L Old Rd, R Spring Gdns becomes Throstlebank St, R Duki Rd [Effort 1: to Lwr Bennett St] White Bridge, L Globe Ln, cross to R [Effort 2: 20mph sign to Industrial Estate entrance] Globe, R Astley St, L Charles St [Effort 3: down to bend] Wharf St, over King St, L Crescent Rd, R Whitelands, Bayley St, R High St, becomes Oxford Rd [Effort 4: Curry Lounge to St John St] L Birch Ln, iTrain.

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Wed 11/3/20 - 10m The Big Four, Stalybridge, Ashton, The Moss, Ashton, Duki

Birch Ln towards Morrisons, R Oxford Rd, High St, Acres Ln, Tesco, L Mottram Rd, R Huddersfield Rd, past Copley, down into the dip with the traffic lights, L Grove Rd, over canal and river, L Printworks Rd, bear l Wakefiled Rd, bear R Stamford St, R Ridge Hill Ln, becomes Darnton Rd, L Mossley Rd, R Curzon Rd, past playing fields, L Miller St, L Henrietta St, R Lees St, L Turner Ln, R Wellington Rd, Ikea straight on, Sainsburys, keep to the R of the road, after second roundabout cross and take path L alongside the M60, at end of path take first R out to Manchester Rd and turn L, past police station, cross at one way system then L Park Pde, R Wellbeck St, L Hill St, Asda, R Cavendish St, becomes King St, L Boyds Wk, R Birch Ln, iTrain.

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Mon 9/3/20 - 6m Whitelands, Charles, Globe, Throstle, Clarendon

Birch Ln towards Morrisons, R Oxford Rd, L Sandy Ln, L Whitelands [Effort 1: Bend to end] L Crescent Rd, R Wharf St, Charles St, R Astley St [Effort 2: from road down to canal to the crest of the rail bridge] Globe, Globe Ln, White Bridge, R Victoria St becomes Duki Rd [Effort 3: zebra crossing to bus shelter] L Thostle Bank St, over to Park Dv, R Park Rd, L Clarendon Rd [Effort 4: far side of police station entrance to lights] L Ashton Rd, Birch Ln, iTrain.

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Wed 4/3/20 - 10m Haughton Gn, Bredbury, Woodley, Hyde

Birch Ln towards Hyde, R Bennett St, L Old Rd, Newton St, R Clark Wy, R Manchester Rd, L Mill Ln, R Two Trees Ln, L Mancunian Rd, R Lancaster Rd, L Denbigh Rd, L Warwick Av, straight ahead to path, L Cemetery Rd, R Wakeling Rd, L Stockport Rd, stay on L until Arden Arms, cross to R, back to L at top of hill, past Robinson's Brewery, McD's L Stockport Rd, all the way to Hyde, L Market St, R Union St, Clark Wy, R Clarendon, L Park Rd, R Lodge Ln, L Ashton Rd, Birch Ln, iTrain.

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Mon 2/3/20 - 6m head torch on the hills above Dove Stone reservoir

After a muddy start there's some trail then a long climb up to Alphin Pike. From there we'll head along the edge of the moor and hopefully get to see a bit of a view. After Indian's Head we drop down to some trail picking up the Dovestone Diamond route back to Dove Stone then a road section to the start.

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Wed 26/2/20 - Random Keefery, anyone for tennish?

From the from the face of Audioface himself "Everyone who’s confirmed for tonight’s run lives Gee Cross way so we’re going to meet on the corner opposite the Audi Garage on Stockport road. It’s a nice (hillyish) jaunt taking in the delights of Stockport, Offerten, Marple (nearly) and back through Woodley to home. Shall we meet at 6pm for a nice early finish?"

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Mon 2/3/20 - 6m head torch on the hills above Dove Stone reservoir

After a muddy start there's some trail then a long climb up to Alphin Pike. From there we'll head along the edge of the moor and hopefully get to see a bit of a view. After Indian's Head we drop down to some trail picking up the Dovestone Diamond route back to Dove Stone then a road section to the start.

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Mon 24/2/20 - 6m Ashton, Guide Bridge, Ashton, Whitelands, Sandy

Towards Morrisons (pick up any confused folk), down Crescent Brew, L Wharf St, R King St, over Alma Bridge, L Hill St, [Effort 1: Trafalgar Inn to Cambridge St - end of the cul de sac] straight on to Stockport Rd, Guide Bridge, past the GB Theatre, follow road round to R, Moss Wy, Ashton Fire Station, R Manchester Rd [Effort 2: to the lights] after M60 bridge cross to L, Ashton Nick, Stamford St W, Magistrates Court, pedestrianised area, The Witchwood, over Cavendish St to Old Rd, over Oldham Rd, R Warrington St, underpass, R, down steps, L Lwr Wharf St [Effort 3: railway bridge to lights] over to Whitelands, R Clarence St, Sandy Ln [Effort 4: to top] R Oxford R, L Birch Ln iTrain.

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Wed 19/2/20 - 10m Ashton, Droylsden, Audenshaw, Duki

Start at Morrisons traffic lights

Down Sandy Ln, becomes Clarence St, L Stamford St, R Mellor Rd, L Darnton Rd, L Mossley Rd, R Curzon Rd, becomes Ladbroke Rd, Old Ball Inn, over to Cranbourne Rd, over Oldham Rd to Knowle Ave, L Richmond St (6m option to end of Richmond then L to Asda Ashton and straight back) R Lord Sheldon Wy, to end, Manchester Rd, bear R Droylsden Rd, to Droylsden Centre, L Market St, L Ashton Hill Rd, Lazy Toad, L Manchesstorrr Rd, R Audenshaw Rd, over M60, past the resers, bear L at roundabout, Plaza, R Moss Wy, Guide Bridge Theatre, R Guide Ln, Sun Inn, L Shepley, Globe, bear L Astley St, to end R King St, L Boyds Wk, L Birch Ln, Morrisons lights.

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Mon 17/2/20 - 6m twisty-turny (63%) Duki-delights

Towards Morrisons, R Oxford Rd, becomes High St, L Caroline St, L Market St, becomes Rassbottom St [Effort 1: from fire station to lights] bear L then cross to R, R Astley Rd, L Darnton Rd [Effort 2: to lights at Mellor Rd] L Mellor, L Stamford St, R Clarence St, R Park Rd, R Crescent Rd, R Whitelands [Effort 3: bend to end] straight on Bayley St, L High St, R Quarry St [Effort 4: bottom to cross roads at top] R Fir Tree Cr, R Fir Tree Ln, R Gorse Hall Rd, L/R to Lodge Ln, L Meadow Ln, L Birch Ln, iTrain.

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Wed 12/2/20 - 10m (6m opt) Shepley, Corporation, Windmill, Dane Bank, KFC, Hyde, Dewsnap

Down Boyds, L King St, White Bridge, Globe, Shepley, Sun Inn, Stamford Rd, L Corporation Rd, becomes Taylor Ln, (6m option goes straight back via Denton, Hyde, Bennett St) straight over to Windmill Ln, after M60 R opposite Dane Bank pub Windsor Rd, to end, R then L Balmoral Dr, R Hyde Rd, footbridge to KFC, straight back through Denton to Hyde, L Clark Wy, newton St, Duki Rd, White Bridge, Dewsnap, iTrain.

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Mon 10/2/20 - 6m Gee Crossing

Birch Ln towards Hyde, Ashton Rd, R Bennett St, L Old Rd, Newton St, R Clark Wy, R Manchester Rd, Aldi, L Gt Norbury St [Effort 1: to the top] L Church St, R Higher Henry, R Dowson Rd [Effort 2: King George Rd up to lights] Audi Garage, L Stockport Rd, Ye Olde Village Tesco Express, Clarkes Arms, R Lumn Rd [Effort 3: on the left side of Lumn Rd from Smithy Ln to Wood St (just before Gardeners Arms] R Mottram Rd, L Halton St, Commercial Brow, Duke of Sussex, Ashton Rd [Effort 4: Foxwood Dr to Stansfield Rd] Birch Ln, iTrain.

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Wed 5/2/20 - 10m (6m opt) Shepley, Corporation, Windmill, Dane Bank, KFC, Hyde, Dewsnap

Down Boyds, L King St, White Bridge, Globe, Shepley, Sun Inn, Stamford Rd, L Corporation Rd, becomes Taylor Ln, (6m option goes straight back via Denton, Hyde, Bennett St) straight over to Windmill Ln, after M60 R opposite Dane Bank pub Windsor Rd, to end, R then L Balmoral Dr, R Hyde Rd, footbridge to KFC, straight back through Denton to Hyde, L Clark Wy, newton St, Duki Rd, White Bridge, Dewsnap, iTrain.

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Mon 3/2/20 - 6m Duki and Hyde

Dewsnap, R Armadale, straight over Boyds, Boat House Nursery, down Crescent Rd, L Wharf St, over King St, Charles St [Effort 1: bend to top] R Astley St, Globe, L Globe Ln [Effort 2: far side of industrial estate entrance to opp Ryder Trucks] White Bridge, R Victoria St, becomes Duki Rd [Effort 3: zebra crossing to bus shelter] R Newton St, L Clark Wy, L Mottram Rd, L Halton St, Commercial Brow [Effort 4: on the left side - far side of Commercial St up to side road after the Railway] straight back along Ashton Rd and Birch Ln.

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Wed 29/1/20 - 10m Woodley shuttle run - following Keef's orders for the donkey derby

Dewsnap, Duki Rd, Gt Norbury, Higher Henry, Dowson, L Pennine Rd, R Werneth Rd, Smithy Gn, R Hyde Rd, R Stockport Rd, through Gee Cross village, L Werneth Av, through to Grange Rd S, over TPT, Grange Rd N, L Mottram Rd, R Clark Wy, R Newton St, Old Rd. R Bennett St, Ashton Rd, Birch Ln, iTrain

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Mon 27/1/20 - 6m by head torch over Stalybridge way. Meet in Active Copley car park at the usual time.

Trail shoes and head torch (fully charged/fresh or spare batteries) if you have them. If you don' have trail shoes then road shoes will be fine but please be aware it's muddy in a few spots. Spare head torches available for those without.

Hopefully fun for all but there is an escape route if it turns out to be too far outside your comfort zone!

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Wed 22/1/20 - 10m Audenshaw, Openshaw, Droylsden, The Moss, Ashton

Down Boyds, White Bridge, Globe, Sun Inn, former Blue Pig, Fairfield Arms, Manchester Rd, at retail park R to Fairfield Rd, L Edge Ln, R Manchester Rd, L Lord Sheldon, over The Moss to Ikea, into Ashton, R alongside Town Hall t o Ashton Market, through market and straight on until The Station pub, underpass, R, down steps, L Lwr Wharf St, R Crescent Rd, Duki Morrisons and straight back.

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Mon 20/1/20 - 6m Hyde, Denton, Shepley

Down Dewsnap, White Bridge, L Victoria Rd, becomes Duki Rd [Effort 1: zebra crossing to bus shelter] to end, R Newton St, R Clark Wy, R Manchester Rd, Aldi Hyde [Effort 2: from church to far side of river bridge - taking extra care at entrances] R Edward St, L L/Cpl Andy Breeze Wy [Effort 3: to end] R Ashton Rd, Sun Inn, R Shepley, cross to L, Globe, Globe Ln [Effort 4: opp Ryder Trucks to 30mph sign] White Bridge, Dewsnap, iTrain.

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Wed 15/1/20 - 10m Ashton, Droylsden, Audneshaw, Globe, Boyds

Towards Morrisons, R Oxford Rd, L Tame St, R Clarence St, L Stamford St, R Beaufort Rd, R Montague Rd, L Cuzon Rd, over Mossley Rd, Curzon continues, becomes Ladbroke Rd, emerge near Old Ball, R Broadoak Rd, 2nd exit of roundabout Wood Ln, becomes Wilshaw Ln, over Oldham Rd to Newmarket Rd, becomes Lumb Ln then Littlemoss Rd and Market St to Droylsden, straight over Manchester Rd, L Ashton Hill Ln, Lazy Toad, L Manchester Rd, R Audenshaw Rd, back via Sun Inn, Globe, White Bridge, Boyds.

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Mon 13/1/20 - 6m Duki, Hyde, St Anne's, Shepley, Charles

Down Dewsnap, L at bend, over foot bridge, emerge by Victoria Arms, L Victoria St, becomes Duki Rd [Effort 1: Throstlebank to rail bridge] R Newton St, R Clark Wy, R Manchester Rd, Broomstairs [Effort 2: M67 lights to St Anne's Rd] R St Anne's, Penny Farthing, R Sandbrook, becomes Cemetery Rd, R Shepley, cross to L, Globe, L Astley St [Effort 3: Hadfield St to roundabout] L Charles St [Bonus effort down to bend if you want to stretch your legs out] becomes Wharf St, over King St, R Crescent Rd [Effort 4: up to Peel St] straight back.

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Wed 8/1/20 - 10m Duki, Ashton, Guide Bridge, Denton, Hyde

Down Sandy Ln, Whitelands, Crescent Rd, Furnace St, Wharf St, Asda Ashton, Hill St, R at the bend to Margaret St, over the one way, Ashton Nick, L Moss Wy, Guide Bridge Theatre, Guide Ln, Denton Rd, Crown Pt, Stockport Rd, Two Trees Ln, Mill Ln, Manchester Rd, Market St through Hyde, Union St, Mottram Rd, Halton St, Commercial Brow, Ashton Rd, Birch Ln.

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Mon 6/1/20 - 6m New year/decade, more of the same! Duki, Ashton, Guide Bridge, flirt with Denton, Shepley, Dewsnap

Towards Morissons, down Boyds, Asda Ashton, L Hill St, [Effort 1: Pottinger to Crunchy Chicken - taking extra care at the junctions] Guide Bridge, GB theatre, L Audenshaw Rd, L roundabout Stamford Rd, R mini-roundabout Corporation Rd [Effort 2: opp Premier Lounge to Leech Brook Av] L Hopkinson Av, L at green, L Denton Rd, Sun Inn, cross to left, [Effort 3: river bridge to top of can bridge] Globe, White Bridge, Dewsnap [Effort 4: between the Richmonds] Birch Ln, iTrain.

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