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26th June 2016: Richmond Park

A few of us who didn’t go on the Puttenham trip decided on a short walk around Richmond Park. After walking along the river we climbed up to Richmond Hill to look at the famous view and then headed into … Continue reading

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19th April 2015: Along the Beverley Brook from New Malden to Putney

This was a gentle walk, mostly following the Beverley Brook — a country stream that just happened to be running between London suburbs. We began with about half a mile of suburban road but then crossed some playing fields into … 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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16th March 2014: Richmond Park

Sunday was a lovely, warm, sunny day and there were 12 of us strolling, led by Sara. First up Richmond Hill, looking at the amazing view from there over the river and country beyond – (and at the house where … Continue reading

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17 November 2013: Wimbledon Park to Richmond

The walk on Sunday, led by Liz Kingston-Smith, was part of the Capital Ring walk, from Wimbledon Park to Richmond. 7 miles of quite easy walking through Wimbledon Park, Wimbledon Common, Richmond Park and along the river to Richmond. There … Continue reading

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22 September 2013: Navigation training in Richmond Park

This day was an introduction to navigation; the art of finding out where you are, and how to get where you want to be. It covered all the technical skills of reading an OS map and identifying key features to … Continue reading

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19 May 2013: Richmond Park

Four of us — Polly, Damien, Sara and me — managed this last minute hike. No smart phones about so no pics this time round,which is a shame because this was a stunning day to be in Richmond Park. Sunny … Continue reading

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