Monthly Archives: April 2013

28 April 2013: The Thames Path and the Ridgeway

Six of us walked from Goring and Streatley a couple of miles along the Thames then up through wooded hills with cowslips, primroses, violets and a few scraggy bluebells. Also pheasants and a baby rabbit. There were lots of new … Continue reading

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19 to 22 April 2013: Rye Harbour and Romney Marsh

We had a most successful long weekend with eleven of us staying in two spacious and comfortable caravans. They were sited by the sea in a nature reserve marsh area rich with bird life and complete with bird hides. The … Continue reading

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21 April 2013: Osterley Park

Veronica led nine of us on a varied walk from the expanses of Osterley Park to the towpath of the Grand Union Canal and on through part of the Brent River Park to Norwood Green passing Brunel’s Three Bridges at Hanwell … Continue reading

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14 April 2013: Croydon to Hayes via Addington Hills

The party led by Chris Whitehouse met at East Croydon station. The first part of the walk followed the Vanguard Way out to Addington Hills, and lunch. The remainder of the walk followed the London  Loop via Wickham Court to … Continue reading

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7 April 2013: Down the Lea Valley

Now there was a glimmer of spring, Fran led a walk along the Lea valley south from Tottenham Hale. The route was part of the Lea Valley Walk, taken from the Walk London web site.

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28 March to 1 April 2013: Easter Trip to North Wales

Easter being so early and so wintery meant there were only seven members on this trip, but the clear and dry weather, and the generous snow covering, made for magnificent scenery and, provided you had the equipment, great winter walking. … Continue reading

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31 March 2013: Lewes to Rottingdean

Claire, Miriam and Pam joined Angela in Lewes, at the leisurely time of 12 as the clocks had just changed, for a 6 mile  walk over the Sussex Downs,  The weather was very cold, with occasional snowflakes, but the downs … Continue reading

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