Next Sheffield Drift: Parkgate to Meadowhall South Fri 11 January 2018

Drifters will catch the 18:27 tram-train to Parkgate Rotherham. We arrive just before 7pm and set off down the Sheffield Canal & Navigation towards the centre of Rotherham and on to all points east and get on a tram-train back at Meadowhall South (or Arena) and finish back at Cathedral. Many points of interest eg. Swans at the garden centre, Rotherham; Old Wharves at Rotherham central; The Chapel of Our Lady on the Bridge, River Don, Bridge St, Rotherham; Rotherham Central tram-train Station; Centenary Park; Blackburn meadows nature reserve; Magna; Jordan weir and fish pass; Sewage works and biomass power station; Tinsley viaduct.

Bring torches, dress appropriately.

Map below

nb the route marked goes as far Pitsmoor which is where some of us stopped walking. You can follow the route to near Meadowhall South – its only about 4.5 miles South

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