Ingrebourne Valley

3rd February. Initially conceived as starting from Harold Wood and ending at Rainham this new walk was truncated to a long stroll due to the daunting prospect of rail replacement bus between Stratford and Harold Wood. Despite a long journey to the far reaches of the District Line, eighteen people Read more…

Halling to Rochester, 10 June

Distance: 11 miles.  TRAVEL Train leaves St Pancras international at 9.20. Destination is Ramsgate but we change at Strood.  (depart Strood 9.54 arrive Halling 10.03). Get a single to Halling. It seems the sooner you book the cheaper it will be. I have just paid £7.20 but noticed the price rises day by day. You can get a Read more…

St Albans Circular, 6 May

NINE miles Travel Train leaves St Pancras at 10.18. Arrives at St Albans City 10.52 Also calls at: Elephant and Castle 10.04 Farringdon 10.14 Blackfriars 10.08 I will get on the train at Tooting. Buy a return from Elstree and Borehamwood. £5 with a senior rail card There are several trains Read more…

Caterham Circular, 21 January 2023.

This walk, advertised several times previously, had never actually been completed.  True to form, although completed on January 21st it was still not as intended. Previous attempts to complete the circle have resulted in the Caterham to Woldingham, Caterham to Oxted and Caterham to Hurst Green variations – mainly due Read more…

Milton Keynes Redways

October 15th 2022. Despite a forecast for showers and cloud, the sun shone brightly on the ten Morley Ramblers who set off to explore the redways and parkland that surround Milton Keynes. Much derided for its concrete cows, Milton Keyes has now come of age; the beautiful trees so carefully Read more…