Walking Program

This shows our forthcoming walks. Details can also be found on the main LDWA website and in Strider.  

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Dog policy. Dogs are welcome, but you are ENTIRELY responsible for its actions and should not allow it to worry farm animals or other walkers in the group.

09.00 Saturday, April 14th, 2018 . At the Chalkface: Eastbourne Circular
Distance: c21ml.
Route: Start from the ticket barriers at Eastbourne rly station Route out through historic Eastbourne then inland to Jevington, the Cuckmere valley and Alfriston. Return through?Friston Forest, Exceat, the S Lunch in Alfriston
Leader: Clare KirkbrideTelephone number in Strider

09.00 Sunday, April 29th, 2018 . A Quick Kentish Canter
Distance: c20ml.
Route: Start from  'Long stay' spaces in free CP N side of Hartfield Road, Forest Row Circular walk from Forest Row, initially going northwards into Kent Lunch stop at The Kentish Horse, Markbeech
Leader: David WeatherleyTelephone number in Strider

09.00 Saturday, May 5th, 2018 . LDWA South Downs Marathon Highlights
Distance: 21ml.
Route: Start from o/s East Dean (East Sussex) village hall, on A259, 3 miles W of Eastbourne. Please use c.p. nearest rd Replacing the Marshal?s walk, this is a slightly shorter version of the LDWA South Dow Lunch stop in Alfriston (pubs, cafes, picnic areas)
Leader: Trevor BeestonTelephone number in Strider

09.00 Saturday, May 19th, 2018 . West Sussex Revival
Distance: c20ml.
Route: Start from Grange Road c.p. (free) Grange Road, Midhurst, GU29 9LT Figure-of-eight walk. For further details please see LDWA Sussex web site Pub lunch or picnic in Midhurst
Leader: Manfred EnglerTelephone number in Strider

09.00 Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 . Literature and Links
Distance: c20ml.
Route: Start from Warnham Mill Pond c.p. off B2232 Horsham Circular walk following the West Sussex Literary Trail and Downs Link Lunch stop at the Southwater park cafe
Leader: Jerome RippTelephone number in Strider

09.00 Saturday, June 16th, 2018 . Weald, South East & West
Distance: c20ml.
Route: Start from the c.p. by Wilmington Priory Route out going south on the Wealdway and South Downs Way towards Beachy Head and returning along the Cuckmere Valley Lunch stop in East Dean. Pub, teashop or picnic
Leader: Paul Collis Telephone number in Strider

09.00 Sunday, July 1st, 2018 . Spa Valley Saunter
Distance: c23ml.
Route: Start from Groombridge Station. Park by village hall or local roads Circular walk from Groombridge via Henry the VIII's Hunting Lodge and Forest Row. Telephone number in Strider

Lunch stop: Forest Row. Pubs, cafes or picnic
Leader: Chris Kennedy

09.00 Sunday, July 15th, 2018 . Probing the Eastern Frontier
Distance: c20ml.
Route: Start from Vicarage Lane, Westfield (roadside parking) Circular route in the Low Weald area of East Sussex Lunch stop Beckley. Pub or picnic
Leader: David Weatherly,Telephone number in Strider

09.00 Saturday, August 11th, 2018 . Mayfield Circular
Distance: c20ml.
Route: Start from South Street c.p.(free) Mayfield Circular walk from Mayfield to Burwash and back?crossing the Rother valley Lunch stop in Burwash. Pub or picnic
Leader: Cath LotterTelephone number in Strider