Monthly Archives: October 2014

26th October 2014: Rotherhithe and Surrey Quays

Firstly we had a big hiccup as on arriving at Euston station in order to get a train to Hemel Hempstead for a circular walk we discovered that all the trains from Euston were cancelled due to some problems near … Continue reading

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19th October 2014: Wendover circular

Warm and windy autumn day for our Wendover walk, trees just on the turn, lovely views. When we reached the (ugly) Boer War monument on Combe Hill we decided to extend the walk by a couple of miles so that … Continue reading

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12th October 2014: Mill Hill to Cockfosters via the London Loop

This is Section 16 of the London Loop trail, skipping the first three miles (Elstree to Mill Hill) which involves roads. We had to walk through streets to escape Mill Hill, past the college to Totteridge Fields Nature Reserve (with … Continue reading

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12th October 2014: Navigation training

On Sunday October 12th, about half a dozen of us did basic navigation training at Richmond Park.┬áThe day went very well, once I had got over getting completely lost trying to find the toilets at Richmond station, and when I … Continue reading

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11th October 2014: London committee meeting

Nine of us met at the Royal Festival Hall. The meeting included a discussion of the national AGM, and quite a lot of discussion of this blog. Red Rope nationally is going to have a new web site based on … Continue reading

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5th October 2014: Wadhurst to Tunbridge Wells

This was a hurriedly organised walk, replacing one cancelled for dental reasons, and just four of us met up at London Bridge station. We took the Hastings line down to Wadhurst, two stops beyond Tunbridge Wells. The first part of … Continue reading

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26th-28th September 2014: Red Rope Annual Gathering, Black Mountains, Wales

Sadly only five London members made it to this year’s national Annual Gathering — Damian, Dermot, Don, Humphrey and Sherry. This was a shame both because it is always a great social occasion and because having just a couple more … Continue reading

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