West London Ramblers

December 2014 Walks

Saturday December 6              Circular from Maidenhead.  8 miles via Greenway to Cookham for pub lunch and back along the Thames Path. Possible tea.  Depart Paddington 09.37, Ealing Broadway 09.46 to arrive Maidenhead 10.23 (corrected times, different to printed programme)

Map Explorer 172                                    Return to Maidenhead           Leader: Maureen Colledge

 

Sunday December 7                  Hertford and the Cole Green Way via Hertingfordbury and Roxford.  Easy 6½ mile circular walk.  Depart Kings Cross 10.13, arrive Hertford North at 10.56.  Mobile on day: 07719 193 235.

Map Explorer 182/194                             Return to Hertford North                     Leader: Tom Berry

 

Wednesday December 10         A  Pre-Christmas Social Meal.   Come and meet old and new members of the West London Ramblers at 12.30 for a pre-Christmas Social Gathering at Don Fernandos Spanish Tapas Restaurant, Richmond. The restaurant is next to Richmond main line and District line Station.  Please contact David Slater before Tuesday 9th December.

 Tel: 020-8566-3311       email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.        text to mobile: 07751957380 

 

Saturday December 13              A circular winter walk from Amersham.  7 miles, partly along the Misbourne Valley to Little Missenden for lunch.  Return via Mop End and Amersham Old Town. Marylebone 1012, Harrow-on-the-hill 1024, Amersham 1047.

Map Explorer 172                                    Oyster Card                                        Leader: Alan Ross

 

Wednesday December 17         Group Annual Meeting and Christmas social evening. Venue: St Andrews Church Centre, Mount Park Road, Ealing W5.   Near to public transport - Ealing Broadway Station and local buses, plus parking at church.  Start time 7.00. Lots of food to share – bring something you enjoy. Tell others you are coming and save on your Christmas card postage as we exchange cards during the evening. Come and offer to help with the activities of the Group in 2015 – an important year as the Group was formed in 1955. During the evening you will hear reports covering the past year - holidays, walks, footpath work, Ken’s memorial walks project, etc.

 

Thursday December 18            London by night.  A 7 mile stroll from Mansion House to Oxford Street to enjoy the Christmas lights.  Meet by the ticket office at Mansion House at 5.00.  Mobile on the day only: 07751 957 380.

Map A-Z                                                   Oyster Card                                     Leader: David Slater

 

Saturday December 20             Otford to Eynsford in the Darent Valley. Special Christmas lunch at the Crown Inn, Shoreham. Approximately £22. Must be booked in advance with deposit.  No booking taken after 28 November. Normal bar menu also available but be prepared for long lunch stop. 5–8 miles (various length options after lunch, including return from Shoreham). Depart Victoria 10.07, arrive Otford 10.41.

Map Explorer 147                                    Return to Otford                   Leader: Margaret Lydamore

 

*******  A Merry Christmas to One and All  *******

 

Tuesday December 30              Wendover to Great Missenden.  8¼ miles. Long morning climbing Coombe Hill then via Dunsmore to The Lee for lunch at The Cock and Rabbit or picnic on the green.  Short afternoon walk to Great Missenden.  Depart Marylebone 9.42, Harrow-on-the-Hill 9.54, arrive Wendover 10.30.

Map Explorer 181                                    Return to Wendover                       Leader: Sue Aldridge

 

Monday, January 22, 2018