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Normal Service has been resumed!

Well, after the extraordinarily hot summer, finally our walks return to normal. Never have we had to cancel so many walks due to good weather! And to be fair, we don’t like cancelling them for bad weather either! But, at all times the safety of the hounds (and humans) is paramount. Far better to cancel […]

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Greyhound Walks Show 2018

Well what a summer so far! We moan when it’s wet, we moan when it’s hot and we even moan when it’s in between! But despite whatever the weather may do, plans for our annual dog show are in full swing and we are hoping for the perfect day in every way. Our show has […]

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Lee Valley Park Farm 22nd July – WALK CANCELLED

This weather is starting to get a bit tedious – especially for those who would like to enjoy their regular greyhound walks! The weather at Lee Valley on Sunday is expected to be another scorcher, so we have taken the regrettable decision to cancel. Hopefully, normal service will be resumed shortly!!!

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Highwoods Country Park 15th July 2018 – WALK CANCELLED

As the temperatures only seem to be getting higher, this walk is now cancelled – thank you for your understanding We will be walking at Highwoods on Sunday 15th July as usual from 11am but as the weather is very hot we will keep to the shaded areas of the park, walk at a nice […]

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Oh no, it’s still too hot … Royston Walk – Sunday 15th July now cancelled

Oh yes we are loving the fine weather but as the day gets going it is far too hot for our dogs to travel and walk. Andy Taylor has been keeping a very close eye on the predicted temperatures and it is saying 24 by 11am – too hot to risk taking the dogs across […]

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Notley walk 8 July CANCELLED – still so hot!

The decision has been taken to cancel the walk at Notley CP today as we have predicted temperatures of 24 degrees at 10am.  For the wellbeing of our dogs and walkers it is best if they are kept out of the heat and sun.  Apologies to everyone but you know it’s for the best reasons. […]

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Too hot to walk! 1st July walks cancelled

My oh my it’s hot out there! A message from the Greyhound Walks Trustees It has been decided that it would be extremely foolhardy for our two walks this coming Sunday at Brandon (Suffolk) and Hadleigh Country Park (Essex) to continue as it would be waaaay too hot to travel to and from the walks […]

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New Years Day Greyhound Walk 2018

A Sea of Colour on our 2018 New Year’s Day Walk! Hylands Park in Chelmsford was a sea of colour on New Year’s Day 2018 as one hundred and sixty nine sighthounds in their best coats brought their owners for a walk. There were graceful greyhounds, elegant salukis, gorgeous galgos, wrapped up whippets, lively lurchers […]

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