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1st October 2015: Estuary walk, Hoo St Werburgh to Rochester

This was the latest stage of the walk from Dartford to Whitstable which some members and friends are following midweek. This was a fairly short stage along the shore of the Medway Estuary where we saw many boats, old and … Continue reading

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17th May 2015: Tring and Ivinghoe Beacon

Claire and Nicola led this eight mile walk in the Chilterns, partly following the Icknield Way. We had lunch on Ivinghoe Beacon, with a view to the chalk lion on the far hillside advertising Whipsnade Zoo, and whole squadrons of … Continue reading

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28th September 2014: Gomshall to Guildford via St Martha’s Church

Ten of us met at Waterloo including two possible new members. The weather was superb. We walked from Gomshall through Sheere where the statutory coffee break was taken. It turned out more of cream tea than elevenses. We then followed … Continue reading

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8 December 2013: Watford to St Albans along the Colne and Ver

Just three regulars for this eight mile walk from one Hertfordshire station to another.  Starting from Watford Junction we passed the Victorian orphanage, now luxury flats, and walked briskly on to the River Colne trail towards Bricketts Wood.  Across mixed … Continue reading

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6 October 2013: Windsor and Eton

Much of this walk was along the Thames, first downstream then upstream from Windsor, although the middle section crossed the playing fields of Eton College. We stopped for “quick halves” at a pub in Eton Wick, then cream teas by … Continue reading

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22 September 2013: Dormansland, Dry Hill and East Grinstead

Two of us joined Don on an impromptu walk he led from Dormans station, starting off on the same path through Dormansland to the Greathed Manor estate as my walk of 22nd July 2012. We then headed through Dry Hill … Continue reading

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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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