West London Ramblers

October 2014 Walks

Saturday October 4                   Wargrave circular. 9 miles with lunch at The Bird in Hand, Knowl Hill. Depart Paddington 9.57, Ealing Broadway 10.05, Twyford 10.42, change for Wargrave, arriving 10.54.

Map Explorer 159                                    Return to Wargrave                          Leader: Tom Towler


Sunday October 5                     Borough Green to Sevenoaks. 10 mile undulating walk with wonderful views of the Kent countryside. Via Ightham village and Oldbury Hill with pub lunch at Stone Street (no suitable picnic area). Also tea and cakes at Knole House on the way back. Depart Victoria 9.40, arrive Borough Green 10.28.

Map Explorer 147                                    Return to Borough Green                Leader: David Slater


Thursday October 9                  Linear Cockfosters to Enfield Lock.  8½ miles. Undulating. Pub lunch at Clay Hill.  Two dropout points.  Meet Cockfosters (Piccadilly Line) at 11.00.

Map A-Z                                                   Oyster Card                                     Leader: Rose Harley


Saturday October 11                 Saunderton circular.  11 miles. Undulating. Lunch at Le De Spenser’s Arms or picnic. Possible tea stops at either Hughenden Manor or West Wycombe Caves café. Depart Marylebone 9.09, arrive Saunderton 9.47.

Map Explorer 172                                    Return to Saunderton                     Leader: Sue Aldridge


Sunday October 12                   Hungerford circular.  10 miles via Hungerford New Town (lunch at The Tally-Ho) and Chilton Foliat, then return via river. Depart Paddington 9.04, arrive Hungerford 10.28.  See News Flash for changed train times.

Map Explorer 158                                    Return to Hungerford                        Leader: Tom Towler

Wednesday 15 October            Linear Box Hill to Leatherhead. 7-8 miles, with two steep climbs in the morning. Fairly brisk pace (except for the climbs). Pub or picnic lunch at Mickleham before a fairly level stretch along the Mole Valley.  Depart Victoria 9.31, Clapham Junction 9.37, arrive Box Hill 10.21.

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


Saturday October 18                 Marlow to Henley.  8-9 miles with pub lunch at Hurley. Mostly riverside with one hill in the afternoon. Depart Paddington 9.51, Ealing Broadway 9.59, change at Maidenhead for the 10.45 to Marlow, arrive 11.08.

Map Explorer 171-172                             Return to Henley                         Leader: Richard Bacher


Sunday October 19                   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                                    Return to Guildford        Leaders: Bert Neale, Tom Berry


Saturday 25th October               Wendover to Chesham Linear.  8 miles with lunch at The Lea.  Depart Marylebone 9.42, Harrow-on-the-Hill 9.54, arrive Wendover 10.29.

 Mobile on the day only: 07956 203 488.                                                        

Map: Explore 181                                    Return to  Wendover                      Leader: Martin Harris 

Monday, July 23, 2018