Thursday 3 July Linear Crystal Palace to Balham. 7 miles, easy pace, good views. Via Norwood Park, the Rookery Gardens (café lunch), Streatham Common, Tooting Bec Common with an opportunity to swim at the Lido. Possible tea. Meet Crystal Palace station at 11.00.
Map A-Z Travelcard Leader: Rose Harley
Saturday July 5 Sevenoaks circular. A 10 mile undulating walk via Knole Park, based on one of Ken’s walks. Lunch at Stone Street, with choice of pubs or picnic. Passing Ightham Mote, wonderful views of the Kent countryside, tea and cakes at Knole House (NT) on the way back. Depart Charing Cross 9.30, arrive Sevenoaks 10.05. Mobile on the day (07751 957 380).
Map Explorer 147 CDR to Sevenoaks Leader: David Slater
Sunday July 6 Eastbourne circular. 17 miles, hilly. Via Beachy Head, lunch at Birling Gap, then Seven Sisters (actually eight) to tea at Exceat. Return through Friston Forest and East Dean (short break by church – water available). Possible drop-out points for bus at Exceat or East Dean. Depart Victoria 8.47, arrive Eastbourne 10.12.
Map Explorer 123 CDR to Eastbourne. Leader: Roger Wilson
Saturday July 12th Chesham to Chorleywood. 8 to 10 miles with some hills. Lunch at Flaunden. Depart Baker Street 9.15, arrive Chesham 10.17
Map Explorer 172/181/182 Travelcard Leader: Martin Harris
Sunday July 13 Linear Borough Green to East Malling. Nine and a half miles. Lunch at The Angel, Addington. Depart Victoria 9.45, arrive Borough Green 10.28.
Map Explorer 147 Return to East Malling Leader: Dennis West
Saturday, July 19 Overton circular. 12.1 miles with long morning 6.2 miles. Lunch at The Vine, Hannington. Depart Waterloo 9.50 (or Clapham Junction 9.52, change at Woking 10.11 for the 10.16 on platform 4), arrive Overton 10.46.
Map Explorer 144 Return to Overton Leader: Tom Towler
Sunday July 20 Linear Clandon to West Humble. About 14 miles, with some hills. Via Clandon Downs to the North Downs Way, then through Shere to Sutton Abinger (pub lunch at “The Volunteer”, or bring own food). Continuing by Deerleap Wood and Coombe Farm, and back on the North Downs Way to Ranmore Common (tea at the church). Depart Waterloo 9.32, Clapham Junction 09.41, arrive Clandon 10.32.
Maps: Explorer 145 & 146 Return to Clandon Leader: Howard Densley
Saturday July 26 Marlow circular. 10½ miles, exploring higher ground and woods behind Marlow, using the Chiltern Way and Thames Path some of the route. Lunch at Medmenham. Pub or picnic by the church. Depart Paddington 8.57, Ealing Broadway 9.06, Maidenhead 9.34 - change for 9.38 from platform 5B, arrive Marlow 10.01.
Map Explorer 172 Return to Marlow Leader: Sue Aldridge