If you can get your mind past Christmas and the New Year, you might want to start thinking about working off some of that excess, perhaps with a good walk.
Ryedale Walking Group, which always welcomes visitors and newcomers, will be doing the following walks in the first half of January 2017:
Tuesday 3 January. Coxwold, Kilburn & Oldstead Grange
5.75 miles (easy) 700ft
Park/Start 10.00 Coxwold Village Hall CP (SE536772)
Pub Lunch (£7.50 approx) – Fauconberg Arms Coxwold 13.00 approx.
Sunday 8 January. Gillamoor & Hutton-le-Hole
7.6 miles (moderate) 1018ft
Park/Start 10.00 Considerate parking near the church in Gillamoor (SE683901)
Saturday 14 January. Sledmere Circular
6.7 miles (easy) 489ft
Park/Start 10.30 Sledmere – car park near Eleanor Cross (SE628945)
For further details please see www.ryedalewalking.com