Just to advise that if you are coming on my walk on 28th April and would like lunch at the Halfway House then this needs to be pre-booked ASAP and by end of Sunday 14th April at the latest. The menu has been posted on the Meetup site (www.meetup.com/BAHR-30s-50s-Walking-Group/photos/29843014/479996616/) - or if you send me a message…Continue
I have read about the following, which I thought might be of interest:-
A one-day course on Saturdays 7 or 14 July offering beginners and those with little experience to gain confidence and experience in map reading and navigation, consisting mainly of fieldwork in the countryside surrounding Battle, East Sussex. Standard charge £10, reduced rates available. John Harmer 01424 773998 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
It looks like Sunday is going to be hot, sunny and dry - which means this 9 mile walk culminating in a steep 150m climb to finish will be a good test of your stamina!
The walk starts at 10.45 from Ditchling Beacon Car Park, Ditchling Road, BN6 8RJ (Parking is £2 / free for National Trust members; accessible by bus #79, departing from the Old Steine bus stop U @ 10:15, arrives Ditchling Beacon 10:42 - I will be going directly to the starting…Continue
I've just realised that the bus times I had been sent were for the winter timetable, so I have updated on the Ramblers website to the new times (depart / arrive 25 minutes later; walk start changed from 10.30 to 10.45 / when bus arrives). Weather forecast at the moment dry and cloudy / 17 degrees. Hopefully see lots of you there :)