Virtual walks 2020

In March 2020, with the first lockdown of the Covid 19 pandemic, group walks were prohibited. As a small compensation, we organised a series of virtual walks, loosely based on our cancelled programme and delivered by email every week.

Harrietsham to Bearstead, Kent

20 June 2020. Last weekend Daphne and I were due to lead this walk in reverse, starting at Bearstead and ending at Harrietsham– as you will see from the programme.  As we had to recce this walk &…

Rowlands Castle

13 June 2020. Chris and I have done this walk about 5 times but the last time was two years ago and we can’t find any photographs taken so those included are taken from the internet (all public domain…

Manningtree circular

6 June 2020. I had intended to lead a ramble from Gomshall to Shere, a walk that Rosemarie was happy to hand over to me, but as I had no chance to recce it I decided to take you instead on one of my f…

Wrabness to Harwich

Saturday 30 May. On this gloriously sunny day, with the promise of a gentle breeze, welcome to the last leg of the Essex Way – or first leg, if you are doing the route from east to west. I haven’t had…

Robertsbridge circular

This is a truly virtual walk, as I have never done it. It is a wealden walk on the Sussex-Kent border, with views across the Rother valley and lunch beside Bodiam Castle. The walk is based on a Saturd…