Tuesday, 28 March 2017 (Group: Hampstead)
Start time 10:30
6.5 miles / 10.5 km
Linear to Hendon Central Station (Northern line, Zone 3/4) via Section 10 of the Capital Ring, which includes fine hilltop views, lakeside and pavement walking. Expect steep climbs and some mud. Dropout point a mile from finish at Hendon Rail Station (Thameslink, Zone 3/4). Map: E173, London A-Z.
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 (Group: South Bank)
Start time 10:40
7 miles / 11.3 km
A nice heathland walk to ease us into spring. From station across Oxshott Heath, Esher Common & West End Common to West End village with cricket green, duck pond, church & pub for lunch.. Returning via commons & heaths to Oxshott. (SWC short walk 17) Lunch: picnic/cafe (in nearby Garden Centre) or pub
Thursday, 30 March 2017 (Group: London Strollers)
Start time 11:00
5 miles / 8.1 km
(Estimated finish time: 15:30)
Start: 11.00 Golders Green station (Zone 3, Northern Line).
Finish: (ETA 15:30) East Finchley station (Zone 3, Northern Line).
5 miles. A walk mainly on footpaths with some parks - possibly muddy - and a hill or two. There will be a cafe stop along the way.
Leader: Jim Wright (email@example.com, mobile on day 07783 093919).
Friday, 31 March 2017 (Group: Metropolitan Walkers)
Start time 19:00
3.5 miles / 5.6 km
Welcome to the first weekday walk of British Summer Time. Let's take advantage to explore Regent's Park and its surrounds. Pub at the end!
Meet by the exit from the Tube on the main concourse.
Terrain: Urban and parkland
Saturday, 1 April 2017 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:40
19 miles / 30.6 km
Meet KNEBWORTH station, Herts, 9.39 (Kings Cross 9.04, Finsbury Park 9.10).
A brisk circular walk of 18-19 miles through attractive north Hertfordshire countryside, with various points of interest en route. Partly along the Hertfordshire Way, the route takes in Ayot St Lawrence, Whitwell, St Paul’s Walden (lunch at Strathmore Arms), Chapelfoot and Knebworth Park.
Saturday, 1 April 2017 (Group: Kensington, Chelsea & Westminster)
Start time 9:50
8 miles / 12.9 km
Moderate pace, undulating; may be muddy in places.
Hever Station, Hever Castle, Chiddingstone, Hoath Corner, Cowden Station.
Picnic lunch or tearoom in Chiddingstone.
About 4 hours walking.
Meet at Hever Station at 09.49(London Bridge 09.08/East Croydon 09.22 - Uckfield train).
Finish at Cowden Station - hourly service. ETA London 17.00.
Saturday, 1 April 2017 (Group: Metropolitan Walkers)
Start time 10:20
22 miles / 35.4 km
These walks are aimed at improving fitness and stamina. This series of walks has plenty of steep ascents and descents along with a quick/fast pace.
Bring packed lunch, pub stop for drinks only.
Travel: Take 8:47 from London Victoria (8:53 Clapham Junction, arr. Hampden Park 10:18. Buy return to Eastbourne.
Terrain: South Downs, hilly
Saturday, 1 April 2017 (Group: South Bank)
Start time 10:25
11 miles / 17.7 km
Follows a section of the Three Castles walk, easy terrain. Lunch: Picnic lunch, afternoon pub stop
Saturday, 1 April 2017 (Group: Hampstead)
14 miles / 22.5 km
Linear to Newbury Station. An attractive part of the North wessex Downs AONB. We climb northwest from Aldermaston to the wooded ridge of Bucklebury Common, west and north across the Common to Hermitage then south across open hills down to Newbury. Lunch stop at 'The Cottage Inn', Upper Bucklebury, but bring food with you. A brisk walk over moderate terrain. Map: E158, L174.
Saturday, 1 April 2017 (Group: Hammersmith & Wandsworth)
8 miles, moderate pace, undulating terrain
Route: Benfleet – Hadleigh Country Park – Leigh-on-Sea – Benfleet Creek – Benfleet
Food: Cafes in Leigh-on-Sea
Drop-out points: Leigh-on-Sea after 4 miles
Travel: 09:24 Fenchurch Street, 10:25 Benfleet
Start: 10:25 Benfleet
Ticket: CDR to Benfleet