Monthly Archives: March 2013

17 March 2013: Enfield Lock to Chingford

Jean led this short day-after-the-party walk with a late start, following section 18 of the London Loop. Five of us braved the on-off rain, starting off through areas of the Lea Navigation on well-made paths. Lunch was eaten sitting on a … Continue reading

Posted in Walks | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

16 March 2013: Party!

London Red Rope’s annual Christmas party seems to be getting later and later. This year it was again at Pauline and Hugh’s house in Herne Hill. Humphrey

Posted in Socials | Tagged , | Leave a comment

10 March 2013: Great Missenden via the Lea to Wendover

This walk was led by Don, with Jonathan his only companion. They stopped for lunch at the Cock and Rabbit, and as it was just the two of them they both had pasta, the pub being run by an Italian … Continue reading

Posted in Walks | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Arthur Howarth

Everyone who knew him will be shocked and very sad to hear that Arthur Howarth died on Saturday March 2nd. He had only very recently been diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus, but it was already well-advanced and the end … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous | Tagged | Leave a comment

3 March 2013: Haslemere, the Devil’s Punchbowl and Hindhead

This was a cold but very clear day, and with the days starting to get a little longer five of us took the train and a “rail replacement bus” down to Haslemere, almost into Hampshire. This was familiar territory, but … Continue reading

Posted in Walks | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

10 to 17 February 2013: National Trip to Glencoe

Only two members of London Red Rope went on the February national trip to Glencoe, Sherry Macliver and myself. We drove up from London on Sunday 10th, picking up Sarah Bates in Leicester and arriving at the Lagangarbh hut just … Continue reading

Posted in Trips | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment