Be There Witches Here?

The Warwickshire village of Long Compton, lying in a nattow valley between Chipping Norton and Stratford on Avon, was once said to be home to "enough witches to pull a load of hay up Compton Down." We will explore the village and surrounding valleys and hills.
Start Point : The Red Lion Inn, Long Compton CV36 5JS

Escape to the Cotswolds

This walk is organised by Cotswold Voluntary Wardens, the voluntary arm of the Cotswolds Conservation Board. These walks offer an interesting and often entertaining way of exploring our wonderful Cotswold countryside and landscape. All walks by the Voluntary Wardens are FREE OF CHARGE however donations are welcome and help us to take care of the countryside.

PLEASE: always remember to wear appropriate footwear because some walks may be steep and muddy in places. Dogs are not allowed on walks, except guide dogs and hearing dogs. It is advisable to check the website or call the Cotswolds Conservation Board (01451 862000) beforehand for details of any changes, particularly during bad weather.



Difficulty: Moderate
Date: Tuesday 21 February 2017
Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.5 hours
Distance: 5 miles
Nearest Town/Village: On the A3400 between Chipping Norton and Shipston on Stour
OS Grid Ref: SP 288 327
Starting Point: The Red Lion Inn, Long Compton CV36 5JS
Leader: Tony Graeme
Organiser: Cotswold Voluntary Wardens
Suitable for Families: No
Dogs Allowed: No