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Walks Programme - Table

Portsmouth Ramblers

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Walks Programme as table

DateMeetStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Saturday, 21st July
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station North side Parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Eartham Picnic Place and Car ParkFrom A 27 take Petworth Road A 285, through Halnaker then second minor road, at an angle S E towards Eartham
SU938107 / PO18 0NA
Stane Street, Bignor Hill, Great Down. Map No. OL 10 old map number EX121.7mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
C
Leader
David N
davespecialcon1@btopenworld.com
02392 529490
07765 100863
Saturday, 21st July
.10:20am at West Point bus stop, Lee-on-the-Solent. X5 bus serves Lee-on-the-Solent. Walkers coming from Fareham should get off at the High Street stop and walk through Pier Street to reach West Point bus stop.
SU562005 / PO13 9LE
Via Stokes Bay and Gillkicker Point. Map no. OL36.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
C
Leader
David H
07899459426
Sunday, 22nd July
.10:25am at Lewes Railway StationTrains: Fratton 08:22; Havant 08:33; Emsworth 08:38; Chichester 08:53; Brighton 09:52 (platform 2). Leaving Brighton at 10:05 (platform 7) arriving at Lewes 10:19. Return trains: Lewes (platform 4) 16:07 arriving Brighton (platform 7); train to Portsmouth departs at 16:30 from platform 2, arriving Chichester 17:28; Emsworth 17:44; Havant 17:49; Fratton 18:00. Please check final details on National Rail Enquiries before leaving home.
TQ416098 / BN7 2UP
Updated 10/7/18 Train times, start time, finishing time.From Lewes Railway Station to Plumpton via Ashcombe Bottom and back to Lewes via Mount HarryMap OL11 (Ex 122)The walk will be arranged to ensure walkers can catch the 16:07 from Lewes if they want, or they can stay on for refreshments. Leader will be staying in Lewes.12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Linda P
lindaprior121@virginmedia.com
02392291324
07443528575
Saturday, 28th July
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station North side short term parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:30am at Iping Common car park south of A272 on Elsted Road
SU853220 / GU29 0PB
Farm and Woodland - No steep hillsMap OL8/EX120Via Fitzhall - Treyford - Didling - The WarrenPub available at Steep after or Tea Rooms at Durleighmarsh FarmNo Dogs8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
C
Leader
Roy O
royston40@yahoo.co.uk
02392668002
07523562532
Saturday, 28th July
.10am at Arlesford station car park. Pay and display.
SU585324 / SO24 9JG
Drovers lanes and river. Flat walk. Map no. OL325.5mile / 8.8km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Jan and Richard
02392266619
Sunday, 29th July
.10am at Stockbridge Down Western car park
SU374346 / SO20 6HW
Via Michelmersh & King's Somborne.13mile / 20.9km
Moderate
Leader
Adrian P
07825 984476
Friday, 3rd August
6:25pm at Meet at starting point. Meet leader at start.
SZ655984 / PO4 0QL
6:30pm at Start near the main Canoe Lake Cafe. Free parking available in nearby streets. Bus routes close by.
SZ655984 / PO4 0QL
A flat evening walk from Canoe Lake to Old Portsmouth and back with a pub stop in Old Portsmouth. Map LR1965mile / 8km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Steve & Carol
023 9278 8664
Saturday, 4th August
9:15am at Cosham Railway Station North side short term parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Park on Mill Road near the bridge just south of the entrance to Swanbourne Lake about 0.3 miles north of Arundel.
TQ019076 / BN18 9AB
Via South Wood, Houghton, SDW, North Stoke, South Stoke and Burpham. After one initial stiff climb, almost completely flat, except for a short climb into North Stoke and Burpham.OL 1010mile / 16.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Malcolm H
malcolm@hagan.me.uk
02392221925
07747547727
Saturday, 4th August
9:45am at Cosham Railway Station Short term North Side Parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:30am at Bramdean Common M27 - A32 - A272 to Bramdean - At Garage go right on Wood Lane to Bramdean Common - approx. 200 yards past Wood Farm Cottages where gravel track comes in from left park on grass opposite Cosham 23 miles - 30 minutes approx
SU627293 / SO24 0JL
Mostly flat - One Gradient taken slowlyFarmland - CommonVia - Romany Church - Bramdean - Breach Plain CottagesPub available after walkNo DogsMap OL32 (ex132)5mile / 8.1km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Roy O
royston40@yahoo.co.uk
02392668002
07523562532
Sunday, 5th August
.10am at Exton White Railings
SU617213 / SO32 3NU
Walk from Exton white railings via Betty Mundays Bottom, lunch at Warnford, Winchester Hill. Map no OL3.12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Terry & Rita
02392666439
Friday, 10th August
6:25pm at Meet at starting point. Meet leader at start.
SU717062 / PO9 1PF
6:30pm at Meet outside St. Faith's Church, West St. Havant. Bus and rail stations within 5 mins walk. Free parking in council car park off Prince George St nearby.
SU717062 / PO9 1PF
Fairly flat evening walk via Langstone and Warblington taking in coastal areas. Optional pub visit at end of walk. Map LR1974.5mile / 7.2km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Steve & Carol
023 9278 8664
Saturday, 11th August
.10am at Free car park at Titchfield near Southampton Hill Road. This can also be reached by regular buses from Fareham.
SU537060 / PO14 4AU
Flat coastal walk. Lunch on the bridge at Titchfield Haven. Map no. OL36mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Jan and Richard
02392266619
Saturday, 11th August
.10am at Stoughton Down Car Park
SU815126 / PO18 9JG
Circular walk via Wildham woods, Chilgrove, Hooksway and North Marden. Map no OL810mile / 16.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Susan C
jrb851@hotmail.co.uk
07913941420
Sunday, 12th August
.10am at Selhurst Park car park on the road from Goodwood Horseracing to the A285.
SU928118 / PO18 0LZ
Walk via Graffham, Duncton.13mile / 20.9km
Moderate
B
Leader
Barbara
07906066548
Saturday, 18th August
9:15am at Cosham Railway station North side short term parking area.
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Hunston free Car Park. On the B2145, RH side about 1 mile south of Chichester
SU865023 / PO20 1NR
OL 8 (EX120) Chichester Canal, Dell Quay, Donnington, Chichester CathedralNO DOGS In Cathedral Bishops Garden (lunch stop)7.5mile / 12.1km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Bob Cs
r.collins146@btinternet.com
02392696251
07833772056
Sunday, 19th August
.10am at Burpham car park
TQ039088 / BN18 9RR
Hilly walk via Arundel and Amberley. Map no. OL1013mile / 20.9km
Moderate
B
Leader
Peter C
07999519141
Saturday, 25th August
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station, north side parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Meet in car park at Steep Memorial Village Club
SU742253 / GU32 2DQ
Woodland and farmland walk via Oakshott, Wheatham Hill and Ashford Chase. One steep hill up and down.OL 337mile / 11.3km
Leisurely
C+
Leader
Steph M
07786 543138
02380 453138
Saturday, 25th August
10am at Chichester train station, north side near taxi rank (multi-storey nearby). Bus passes required. Leader will meet walkers here and accompany them on the No.60 bus to West Dean.
SU859043 / PO19 8DH
10:35am at West Dean bus stop.
SU857124 / PO18 0QX
Via New Lipchis way, Centurion Way and Ravenna. Map no. OL86.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
C
Leader
David H
07899459426
Sunday, 26th August
.10am at Slindon, Park Lane Car Park
SU960077 / BN18 0QY
A walk from Slindon to Halnaker via Selhurst Park and then back to Slindon via EarthamMap OL10 (Ex 121)14mile / 22.5km
Moderate
B
Leader
Linda P
lindaprior121@virginmedia.com
02392291324
07443528575
Saturday, 1st September
9:15am at Cosham Railway station North side short term parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Hindhead Common National Trust car parkPay and Display NATIONAL TRUST MEMBERS FREE
SU890357 / GU26 6AG
A circular walk in and around the National TrustHindhead Estate, walk goes around and across Devils Punch Bowl so contains a series of ascents and descents.Can be muddy in wet weather in places.OL 33 EX1338.1mile / 13km
Moderate
B
Leader
Peter R
peterush57@outlook.com
01730890091
07870643431
Sunday, 2nd September
.9:55am at Milford Railway Station. Trains Fratton 08:57, Havant 09:09, Petersfield 09:24, Haslemere 09:44, arrive Milford 09:54. Those who will be driving should park at Haslemere and get the 09:44 train to Milford.
SU954413 / GU8 5AD
Walk from Milford via Vann Hill, Hambledon, Chiddingfold, Pond Bay and on to Haslemere. Map no. OL33 and EX145.13.5mile / 21.7km
Moderate
B
Leader
Chris and Angela
02392641737
07889130187
Sunday, 2nd September
.10:15am at Portslade Railway Station. Trains Fratton 08:41 (change at Havant), Cosham 08:56, Havant 09:02, Chichester 09:14 arrives Portslade 10:12.As always check times near the date. If engineering works, unknown at the time of the printed publication, make this walk impossible, the walk will be cancelled and replaced with another walk.
TQ264055 / BN3 7GA
A walk from Portslade via Newtimber, Poynings, Fulking, Edburton Hill to the Stanley Arms and Fishersgate Station. Map no. OL11.13mile / 20.9km
Moderate
B
Leader
Chris
02392641737
07889130187
Saturday, 8th September
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station North Side short term parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Turn south off the A272 about a mile east of Trotton onto Elsted Road. Carpark on west side of road after about 250 metres
SU852219 /
Via Queen's Corner, Borden, St Peter's Church Terwick and Dumpford.OL 810mile / 16.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Malcolm H
malcolm@hagan.me.uk
02392221925
07747547727
Saturday, 8th September
.10:35am at Houns Tout Car park 300 metres west of the church, Kingston, Dorset, forking left en route.NB In spite of the name the car park is 1.5 miles from Houns Tout
SY953794 / BH20 5LL
A circular walk via Houns Tout and then downhill on the coast path towards Kimmeridge Bay. Continuing via Tyneham village (lunch stop), Grange Arch and Church Knowle to Kingston.14mile / 22.5km
Moderate
B
Leader
Bob Cy
bob.colley110@googlemail.com
07742719811
Sunday, 9th September
.10am at Layby behind trees on A272 to Rogate from Sheet.
SU776239 / GU31 5AU
Walk via Nyewood, Hale common. Map no. OL33.12.5mile / 20.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Barbara
07906066548
Saturday, 15th September
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station Short term parking area
SU658051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at East Dean. Park in road near the pub or around the pond
SU904129 / PO18 0JD
Gentle ascent to South Downs way. Map number: EX121 Walk via: Charlton Forest, Graffham Down, Tegleaze7.5mile / 12.1km
Leisurely
C
Leader
David N
davespecialcon1@btopenworld.com
02392 529490
07765 100863
Saturday, 15th September
.10am at Droxford church car park or over the road at the fire station.
SU606182 / SO32 3RF
Via Meonstoke. Map no. OL36.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Jan and Richard
02392266619
Saturday, 22nd September
9:15am at Meet at 09.15: Cosham Railway Station North side parking area.
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Park in the field next to the car park for the White Horse pub.
SU714289 / GU32 1DA
Woodland and farmland walk via The Warren, Lye Farm and Colemore House. One steep downhill path. Map no. OL336mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Steph M
07786 543138
02380 453138
Saturday, 22nd September
9:45am at Cosham Railway Station
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:30am at Durford Wood National Trust Car ParkA3 - A272 - B2070 to Hill Brow. Turn right at the Jolly Drover X-road then approx. 200 yards to car park on right opposite Mulberry CottageLimited Parking. Please car-share where possibleCar from Cosham 20 miles 25 minutes approx
SU791260 / GU31 5DS
Woodland and Farmland -Some inclines taken slowlyVia Durford Heath - Rogate - TullecombeNo DogsMap OL33 (EX133)5.5mile / 8.9km
Moderate
C+
Leader
Roy O
royston40@yahoo.co.uk
02392668002
07523562532
Sunday, 23rd September
.10am at Witley Station. Train times Fratton 08:57, Havant 09:01, Petersfield 09:26 arrives Witley 09:50. Check times nearer date. Return trains 59 minutes past the hour.
SU948379 / GU8 5TX
Via Chiddingfold and Grayswood. Map 0L33.14mile / 22.5km
Moderate
B
Leader
Mark P
mpage9@sky.com
02392 830803
07799376796
Saturday, 29th September
.10am at St Faith's Church (north side) Havant. Leader will meet the group here.
SU717062 / PO9 1PF
Via Langstone, Shipwright's Way and Westfield. Map no. OL8.6.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
C
Leader
David H
07899459426
Saturday, 29th September
.10am at Rowlands Castle Station. Train from Portsmouth arrives at 09:46.
SU734108 / PO9 6BP
Hilly walk. Possibly via Watergate and West Marden. Map no. OL810mile / 16.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Susan C
jrb851@hotmail.co.uk
07913941420
Sunday, 30th September
.10:15am at Petworth Main Car Park - south of town centre
SU976215 / GU28 0DX
Walk via Petworth Park, Rotherbridge Farm and Duncton Heath to Selham, returning via UppertonOL33 (was Exp 133), OL10 (was Exp121)Car park is currently free on Sunday.No convenient public transport from Portsmouth but Stagecoach Service 1 from Worthing currently passes Pulborough station at 095612mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Bob Cy
bob.colley110@googlemail.com
07742719811
Saturday, 6th October
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station north side short term parking area.
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Park in Bat and Ball car park or on road nearby. Leader to meet at start.
SU676166 / PO8 0UB
Via Broadhalfpenny Down, Hambledon and Windmill Down. Paths through farmland and some road walking. Pass historic Hambledon cricket ground.OL 3 (EX119) and OL 225.5mile / 8.9km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Steph M
07786 543138
02380 453138
Saturday, 6th October
.10am at London Waterloo Station Next to Platform 18 and Underground Entrance
TQ310800 /
This is a reasonable pace walk on the flat.Train Times Ports Harb 8-15am, Ports and S/Sea 8-20am Fratton 8-24am, Havant 8-33am, Petersfield 8-48am. Arrival Waterloo 9-50am Buy off peak Travelcards Cost £33.95 from P. Harb. with group travel and railcards, contact leader for full details as other alternatives involving Southern railway are available. Return to Portsmouth area around 8-9pm. Teddington Lock, Hampton Wick, Hampton Court, Bushy Park, return to Waterloo from Teddington Station10mile / 16.1km
Leisurely
Leader
David N
davespecialcon1@btopenworld.com
02392 529490
07765 100863
Sunday, 7th October
.10am at Car park behind pub in Selborne
SU742335 / GU34 3JR
Walk via Noar Hill, Colemore and Newton Valence. Map no. OL3313mile / 20.9km
Moderate
B
Leader
Peter C
07999519141
Saturday, 13th October
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station Short term Parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:30am at Hampers CommonDrive North through Petworth on A283 and shortly take Balls Cross Road and park tidily by Hampers CommonCars 30 miles/45 minutes approx from Cosham
SU976225 / GU28 9NL
Worth travelling the extra mile for.Via - Petworth Park and Deer Herd - should be in the Rutting seasonRiver Rother at Rotherbridge FarmViews of the South DownsAn Eerie Sunken LaneFirst 2 miles walked together with Walk 2Pub available at end of walkNo DogsMap OL33 (EX133)5mile / 8.1km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Roy and Ann
royston40@yahoo.co.uk
02392 668002
07523562532
Saturday, 13th October
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:30am at Hampers CommonSee Walk 1 for driving details
SU976225 / GU28 9NL
As first 3 items of Walk 1Plus - Pitshill HouseUppertonFirst 2 miles at leisurely pace together with Walk 1 then continuing at moderate pacePub available at finishNo DogsMap OL33 (Ex133)8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
C+
Leader
Roy and Ann
royston40@yahoo.co.uk
02392 668002
07523562532
Sunday, 14th October
.10am at
SU529277 / SO21 1HW
A circular walk from Cheesefoot Head Car Park (off A272) to Tichborne and back. Map: OL32 (was Ex132) 13 miles; undulating South Downs countryside.13mile / 20.9km
Moderate
B
Leader
Linda P
lindaprior121@virginmedia.com
02392291324
07443528575
Saturday, 20th October
9:30am at Cosham Railway Station Short term North side parking area
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Hill Brow Road Car Park Long stay section at rear, free
SU777274 / GU33 7LG
A circular walk from Liss to Greatham and Hawkley utilising the old railway line from Liss to Longmoor.Some short ascents, can be muddy in places in wet weatherOL33 EX13310mile / 16.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Peter R
peterush57@outlook.com
01730890091
07870643431
Saturday, 20th October
.10am at West Wittering beach car park. Pay. Park near cafe and toilets. This can also be reached by regular buses from Chichester.
SZ779984 / PO20 8AT
Flat coastal via East Head. Map no. OL86.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Jan and Richard
02392266619
Sunday, 21st October
.9:45am at Wood End car park, West Walk
SU593134 / PO17 6JZ
Circular walk to Dundridge via Holywell House and Upper Swanmore returning via Oxford Lane and Soberton Heath12.5mile / 20.1km
Moderate
B
Leader
Bob Cy
bob.colley110@googlemail.com
07742719811
Saturday, 27th October
9:40am at Cosham Railway Station north side short term parking area if driving. If no cars then train as below.09.51 train from Cosham arrives Bursledon at 10.13
SU657051 / PO6 3BD
10:15am at Bursledon Station Car park. Free parking in station car park.
SU489095 / SO31 8AA
Via Badnam Copse, Royal Victoria Country Park and Pilands wood. Varied walk through parkland, woodland, country lanes and shoreside.OL 3 (EX119) part OL22 also reqd.6mile / 9.7km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Steph M
07786 543138
02380 453138
Saturday, 27th October
9:50am at Fareham bus station. The plan is to catch the 10:05 Stagecoach bus no. 69 to Wickham from Bay C. Bus passes required. Leader to meet group at the bus station and accompany them to Wickham.
SU578061 / PO16 0NJ
10:20am at Wickham Square bus stop.
SU574115 / PO17 5PX
Via Bere Farm, Boarhunt and Sputlings Farm. Map no. OL3.6.5mile / 10.5km
Leisurely
C
Leader
David H
07899459426
Sunday, 28th October
.10am at West Stoke Car Park
SU824087 / PO18 9BE
Hilly. Via Chilgrove and Hooksway and Stoughton... perhaps! Map no. OL812mile / 19.3km
Moderate
B
Leader
Peter C
07999519141
Saturday, 3rd November
9:20am at Cosham Railway Station. Short term parking area
SU658051 / PO6 3BD
10am at Park behind the lake at Bishops Waltham this is a small road by the palace ruins named Station Road but the road sign is missing. If you turn off B2177 at the palace ruins follow the Bishops Road into Station Road Post Code SO32
SU552174 / SO32 1DH
Map Number: EX119 OL3Walk via: Upham and Street End8mile / 12.9km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Nigel T
nigeltulk@gmail.com
01329829342
07804092933
Saturday, 10th November
.10am at Park in West Street, Hambledon with care.
SU646150 / PO7 4RW
Fields and lanes.Undulating. Map no. OL35.5mile / 8.8km
Leisurely
C
Leader
Jan and Richard
02392266619
Sunday, 11th November
.9:30am at Midhurst bus stand
SU885214 / GU29 9DZ
Via Lodsworth, Tillington, West Lavington. Public transport: 08:05 train from Portsmouth & Southsea, 08:09 from Fratton which arrives in Chichester at 08:31 then 08:46 No. 60 bus from Chichester Bus Station to Midhurst Bus Stand.14mile / 22.5km
Moderate
Leader
Adrian P
07825 984476

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