Monthly Archives: January 2016

21st January 2016: The Vanguard Way, stage 1

Seven of us set off on stage 1 of the Vanguard Way on a sparkling, frosty winter’s day. After leaving suburban Croydon we walked through parks and woodland where we encountered a certain amount of mud and ice. For lunch … Continue reading

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17th January 2016: London Parks

After a slight delay starting because Claire waited at the tube barrier and everyone else was in Charing Cross Station, we walked briskly through the winter parks from St James’s to Kensington Gardens.  Then we slowed down, had one lunch … Continue reading

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14th January 2016: London Loop 3, Petts Wood to Keston

We had an intrepid adventure on Stage Three through thick woods and rolling hills, crossing two great estates, all in the LB Bromley.  The rain held off, temp was coolish, views fine; and there was a certain amount of mud … Continue reading

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10th January 2016: Thames Path from the Barrier to Tower Bridge

Dermot led the first walk of the year with a repeat of last year’s Thames Path walk. After passing the new developments on the way to Greenwich, we ate our sandwiches near the Cutty Sark. The Dog and Bell pub … Continue reading

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