Monthly Archives: September 2012

28-30 September 2012: Annual Gathering, Hathersage, Peak District

Eight members of London Red Rope attended the Annual Gathering for the whole national club, at Thorpe Farm Bunkhouse, above Hathersage in the Peak District. On Saturday most of us did a combination navigation exercise/longish walk, assembling a series of … Continue reading

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23 September 2012: Edenbridge Circular

Four of us set out from Edenbridge station to walk in the Eden valley. Sadly, it rained cats and dog (Woody again), and the area did not resemble this painting by Cranach (too wet to take our own pictures of … Continue reading

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16 September 2012: Guildford, along the Wey and the Watts Chapel

A sociable stroll around Guilford managed a crack o’ noon start as most of us opted for an early coffee in Guilford station whilst the party assembled. Much was happening hereabouts we spent some time on the route of the … Continue reading

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9 September 2012: Hayes to Knockholt

Despite dire warnings about public transport problems five of us (Dermot, Helen + Woody, Mark, Evelyn and me) travelled down in a practically empty train to Hayes to meet Annie and have what seems like an end-of-summer walk on a … Continue reading

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2 September 2012: Petersham, Richmond Park and Wimbledon Common

Seven of us met at Richmond station and headed out across the green towards the river stopping at the ‘Tide Tables” cafe under the Bridge. it was a welcome break after an ‘arduous’ journey from central london in an air … Continue reading

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24-27 August 2012: Darsham

The London Red Rope August Bank Holiday trip was to Darsham in Suffolk. The group stayed at Darsham Country Centre, which is the old station building. “Friday 24th August I arrived straight from work with about half the group, including … Continue reading

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