You have reached the website of Morley College Rambling Club which is attached to Morley College in London, but is open to everyone who loves walking in the wonderful British countryside. If you are already a member this is the place to find up-dates to our programme of events as well as a selection of photos taken on our walks. If you are browsing you are welcome to join us on one of our walks before becoming a member. However, to comply with current Covid regulations, we ask you to pre-book. Please contact our walks organiser Tony on walks@morleyramblers.uk or phone 07484 297 500 to book a place, or with questions about an upcoming walk. (Members please book with the walk leader.) For any other questions or comments please use our  Contact form. You can see upcoming walks on our programme page. (NB due to a recurring technical glitch, you can see an alternative version of the walks programme here, if necessary.)

Members section

The members section is available to all members of Morley College Rambling Club. You will need to register the first time you visit. Once your registration has been accepted (that is, we have checked you are a member), you will be able to log in and see the Club page. Non-members may request a club membership form via the Contact page.

Announcements

This week’s walk (Sept 18) Polegate to Berwick

This is a 12-mile linear walk across the South Downs with brilliant views inland and along the coast. NB lunch is al fresco ….

Train time correction for Benfleet walk 28 August

Please note there is an error on the original programme. The train leaves Stratford at 9.22.

This week’s walk (28 August) from Benfleet

Peter G writes: I’m looking forward to seeing you all again after all this time. On the 28th I’ll meet you at Benfleet station. Lunch at Leigh may be a problem this year as the Bank Holiday weekend is…

Reports on walks and other news

Benfleet Circular

28 August. After early morning travel chaos, Peter G led a group of eight on the short walk from Benfleet station into Hadleigh Country Park. The upper path provides views over the Thames estuary to t…

Welwyn North Circular

21 August.  The weather forecast was dire the previous evening and heavy showers in the afternoon were still forecast on Saturday morning, so I was pleased when all seven people who had put their…

Bearstead to Hollingbourne

14 August. This deceptively innocent route has turned out to be one of the Group’s more demanding walks; which  could explain why we met no other ramblers on the footpaths, despite pe…

Rowlands Castle circular

7 August. On a day that started with torrential downpours, seven intrepid walkers and two leaders braved the elements to do this 10-mile walk. In fact, the weather was kinder to us than we had imagine…

Manningtree circular

31 July. I call this walk ‘Constable country walk’. It has been and still is one of my favourite walks in my limited repertoire. From the station eight of us started out in pleasant weather up a p…

Winchester circular

24 July. The Winchester Circular walk last Saturday was undertaken with the most alarming weather forecasts threatening thunder and lightning. Nevertheless, armed with the Ramblers’ guidance on what…