West London Ramblers

October 2013 Walks

Wednesday October 2              Lea Valley linear. 7 flat miles enjoying pleasant river views by Walthamstow Marshes and the Olympic Village. Pub or picnic lunch around the Lea Bridge area. Meet at ticket office, Tottenham Hale station at 10.45. Mobile on the day: 07751 957 380.

Map: A-Z                                                  Travelcard                                   Leader: David Slater          

Saturday October 5                   Circular afternoon stroll – 2 to 4 miles easy walking - in the Brent River Valley through Boston Manor and Elthorne parks for tea, cakes and a discussion on what the Ramblers ‘should be doing in the future’ at the Hobbayne Centre. Afterwards – if you want – a walk by the canal to the new Three Bridges pocket park, on to Brent Lodge Park for a drink at the ‘Viaduct’ pub and bus or walk back to the station. Meet Boston Manor Station (Piccadilly Line) at 1pm. Mobile on the day: 07719193235.

Map A-Z                                                   Oyster/Travelcard                               Leader: Tom Berry


Saturday October 12                 Linear Southease to Lewes. 7½ - 8 miles with a coffee stop at Rodmell and late lunch at Lewes. Depart Victoria 9.17, change at Lewes 10.22 for the 10.28, arriving Southease 10.34. Please welcome a new leader who will join the train at Clapham Junction. Mobile on the day: 07799 153 017.

Map Explorer 123                                    CDR to Southease              Leader: Margaret Thomas                                           

Saturday October 19                 Baldock circular. 12 miles through Radwell, Stotfold and Caldecote to Ashwell for lunch. Depart King’s Cross 9.06, Finsbury Park 9.11, arrive Baldock 9.55.

Map Explorer 193                                    Travelcard                                         Leader: Tom Towler


Sunday October 20                   Joint walk with the London Blind Walking Club. Please come and help guide their members where needed. Guildford circular.  8 miles with lunch at Compton (Watts Gallery). Depart  Waterloo 9.30, Clapham Junction 9.39, Woking 10.04, arrive Guildford 10.12. Mobile on day: Tom Berry, 0771 919 3235

Map Explorer 145                        CDR to Guildford                  Leaders: Bert Neale, Tom Berry


Saturday October 26                 Linear Shiplake to Henley. About 10 miles. Lunch at the Bottle and Glass, Binfield Heath. Depart Paddington 8.57, Ealing Broadway 9.05, change Twyford, arrive Shiplake 9.57.

Map Explorer 159                                    CDR to Henley                                Leader: David Bays


Sunday October 27                   Sevenoaks circular.  10½ miles.  Pub lunch at Sevenoaks Weald. Return via Knole Park. Depart Charing Cross 9.53, arrive Sevenoaks 10.25.

Map Explorer 147                                    CDR to Sevenoaks                        Leader: Dennis West


Wednesday October 30                        Circular from Boxhill and West Humble via Ranmore Common, North Downs Way and Polesden Lacey for lunchtime café or picnic stop.  8-9 miles, some hills. Should be good autumn colours. Depart Victoria 9.31, Clapham Junction 9.37, arrive Box Hill 10.21.

Map Explorer 146                        CDR Box Hill & West Humble                     Leader: Margaret Lydamore

Monday, July 23, 2018