Category Archive: Good Friday Walk

51st Radley Good Friday Walk

18 April 2014   The 51st anniversary race nearly did not happen, but, thanks to the last-minute efforts of Tracy Guntert of Stonhouse Crescent and Carina Coppock, a past resident of Radley who now lives in Abingdon, it did. However, despite it being a beautiful sunny April morning, the turnout was poor with many familiar faces absent. …

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50th Radley Good Friday Walk

29 March 2013   The 2013 race marked the 50th anniversary of an event that first took place in 1963. The occasion was not marked by a particularly high turnout, no doubt on account of the very cold weather during one of the coldest Marches on record. After a hard frost the night before, the …

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49th Radley Good Friday Walk

06 April 2012   The 2012 race marks the 49th anniversary of an event that first took place in 1963. What is actually the 50th race started in brilliant sunshine though the air was a little chilly following an overnight frost.   A firework rocket signals the start of the 50th race.   Some are …

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48th Radley Good Friday Walk

22 April 2011   This year’s race from the Bowyer Arms Radley to Redbridge in Oxford and back took place in glorious sunshine with temperatures creeping into the 20s.   The start of the 49th race.   The field quickly begins to spread out…   with the serious competitors quickly taking the lead.   But …

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47th Radley Good Friday Walk

2 April 2010 The race from the Bowyer Arms Radley to Redbridge in Oxford and back started in weak sunshine though the rain came on with a vengance later on in the day. Some participants were keener than others.   8th Radley Triangle 2010 For younger participants and those who favoured a shorter walk there …

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46th Radley Good Friday Walk

10 April 2009 The drizzle did not deter the entrants for the 7th Radley Triangle! Umbrellas were the order of the day but the weather did not dampen the enthusiasm of the entrants – young and old. A total of £171 was presented to the two charities for the year – British Heart Foundation and …

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45th Radley Good Friday Walk

21 March 2008 A cold but sunny day saw a good turnout with: 27 entrants in the 45th Radley Good Friday Walk – Radley to Carfax in Oxford and back 17 entrants in the 2nd Half Walk – Radley to Red Bridge (on the outskirts of Oxford) and back some 80 starters for the 6th …

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44th Radley Good Friday Walk

6 April  2007 This year’s walk (Radley to Oxford and back) took place on a glorious spring day with a record number of 41 people starting the main event – the first one to be started by the event organiser, Chris Gasson, as Clerk of the Green Cloth.The winner …

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43rd Radley Good Friday Walk

14 April 2006 The start of the walk The 21 starters for the 43rd Radley Good Friday Walk were greeted by fine drizzle but the rain stopped as the Clerk of the Green Cloth, Carol Cavanagh, gave the signal to begin and the weather improved throughout the day.Chris Dales won …

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42nd Radley Good Friday Walk

25 March 2005 And they’re off! The start of the 42nd Radley Good Friday Walk   The Radley Good Friday Charity Walk from the Bowyer Arms in Radley to Oxford and back, a distance of 12.5 miles, took place in its 42nd year on 25 March 2005 and attracted 32 entrants. The …

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