Summer Series 2017
Wrekin Summer series will run weekly on a Tuesday evening from 6th June until 29th August (no event on 1st August due to clashes with the Scottish 6 Days)
Registration: open from 6.30pm until 7.15pm. Courses close 8.15pm
Entry Fees: Wrekin Members: Adults £2.50. Juniors £1.
Non Members: Adults £3.50. Juniors £1.
Courses: Short: 1.5-2km. Yellow Standard and suitable for beginners.
Whistles must be carried, full leg cover is compulsory, competitors take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety. First Aid cover will be provided.
Please check the Wrekin website before travelling to an event in case of venue changes.
Dates and Locations
6th June: Shawbury Heath. Approx. 1.5 miles south west of Shawbury on the A53. Postcode: SY4 4EA. From the Shrewsbury bypass take the A53 towards Shawbury, after 2.6 miles turn left. This is the third left turn after leaving the bypass roundabout. The road is unsigned. Parking is along the roadside.
13th June: Haughmond Hill. Venue to be confirmed. Haughmond Hill is signed off the B5062 to the East of Shrewsbury. From the Shrewsbury bypass, take the B5062 and turn right in approx. 1.5 miles at the top of the hill. Car Park is on the right. Postcode: SY4 4RP
20th June: Lyth Hill. Meeting at the top car park. Take the Longden Road out of Shrewsbury. After Hook a Gate village take the next left turn and follow this road up to the top. Postcode: SY3 0BT.
27th June: Bridgnorth Urban. Meeting in the town centre car park close to Sainsbury’s, off Old Smithfield Road. Postcode: WV16 4EF. This meeting point is to be confirmed.
4th July: Madeley Court. Just off the B4373 Castlefields Way, take the dead end road signed for Mercure Madeley Court Hotel. Postcode: TF7 5DW.
11th July: Telford Town Park. Parking in the large central car park close to the Rugby Club/Wonderland. Off Hinkshay Road/Dark Lane, Dawley. Postcode: TF4 3NZ. GR: SJ69895 07885
18th July: The Ercall. Leave the M54 at Junction 7, on the B5061 head south to the junction with Ercall Lane. Parking and registration is here in the Forest Glen Car Park. Postcode: TF6 5AL.
25th July: Whitchurch Urban. Meeting in the car park off Newtown, (Top of Jubilee Park) SY13 1BF. From the south follow straight ahead into the town, bearing left at the mini roundabout into Doddington, then keeping straight ahead into Watergate, Castle Hill, and Newtown. The car park is on the left.
8th August: Brown Moss. Located 2 miles south of Whitchurch, Follow the brown tourist signs off the A41/49. Approaching from the south you will have to U turn at the roundabout at the northern end of the dual carriageway. Turning left opposite the Car Auction. Postcode: SY13 4BX.
15th August: Twemlows Wood. Off the A41 approx. 4miles South of Whitchurch. Turn opposite Pine Lodge Tyre Services. Postcode: SY13 2JA.
22nd August: Cardingmill Valley. Follow the Brown Tourist signs from the A49 close to Church Stretton. Postcode: SY6 6JG.
29th August: Plush Hill. Travelling South from Shrewsbury on the A49. Take the B5477 towards All Stretton. Turn right into Castle Hill as you approach All Stretton. A red phone box is on the corner of this junction. Follow this narrow lane up the hill. Parking is along the roadside. Nearest Postcode: SY6 6LL. Grid Ref SO 451 963