Saturday, 4 October 2014 10:05 (Group: Blackheath)
17 miles / 27.4 km
Meet HENLEY-ON-THAMES station, Oxford, 10.02 (Paddington 8.36, Twyford 9.50 or Paddington 8.52 or 9.00, change Reading and Twyford are quicker but with tighter connections). A brisk circular walk of 16 - 17 miles in the Chilterns north of Henley. Via Pishill, Ibstone (lunch at The Fox), Fingest, Hambledon and finally along the Thames from Hambledon Lock back to Henley.
Sunday, 5 October 2014 10:00 (Group: Blackheath)
5 miles / 8 km
A walk tracing the River Wandle's varied industrial heritage, featuring a working water wheel, a National Trust property, a city farm, and a break at an arts and crafts village. 3 hours. Meet Morden station (Underground) SM4 5AZ 1030hrs, ends Wimbledon Park (both Underground).
Saturday, 11 October 2014 10:00 (Group: Blackheath)
14 miles / 22.5 km
(Estimated finish time: 9:45)
Meet HAYWARDS HEATH station, West Sussex, 9.30+ (Victoria 8.47, East Croydon 9.03, +probably change to a Rail Replacement bus at Three Bridges 9.30 for a 10.00 start). A linear walk of about 14 miles to Balcombe with a late lunch in Ardingly. Covering the next section of the High Weald Landscape Trail, then through Wakehurst Place to Balcombe. Buy a return ticket to Haywards Heath.
Saturday, 18 October 2014 10:00 (Group: Blackheath)
12 miles / 19.3 km
Meet CHILWORTH station, Surrey, 9.57 (Waterloo 9.00, change at Guildford 9.48). A linear walk of about 12 miles at a steady pace to Guildford via Blackheath Forest, Farley Hill to Shere for lunch. Returning via the North Downs Way and the Wey South Path to Guildford. Buy a return ticket to Chilworth.
Saturday, 25 October 2014 9:45 (Group: Blackheath)
12 miles / 19.3 km
Meet MERSTHAM station, Surrey, 9.45 (or closest train, 'phone leader if in doubt). A circular walk of about 17½ miles at a brisk pace, via Quarry Hangers, Godstone Green (lunch), Tilburstow Hill, Bletchingley and Nutfield Marsh.
Saturday, 1 November 2014 10:00 (Group: Blackheath)
15 miles / 24.1 km
Meet AMBERLEY station West Sussex 9.57 (Victoria 8.32, East Croydon 8.48). A linear walk of about 14½ miles at a brisk pace to Arundel, through Arundel Park and along the River Arun with lunch at the Black Rabbit Pub., Offham. Buy a return ticket to Arundel.
Sunday, 2 November 2014 10:30 (Group: Blackheath)
4 miles / 6.4 km
(Estimated finish time: 13:00)
Explore the “Southwark extension” of South East London's walking treasure the Green Chain Walk, on an old railway track through ancient woodland and past the airy site of Crystal Palace, overlooking a sumptuous park with its famous dinosaur sculptures.
Sunday, 9 November 2014 9:55 (Group: Blackheath)
Meet DORKING MAIN station, Surrey, 9.52 (or closest train, 'phone leader if in doubt). A linear walk of about 15 miles at a brisk pace to Merstham, via Juniper Top, High Ashurst, Headley, Walton On The Hill (lunch) and Banstead Heath. Stations are on different lines, but from London a return ticket to Betchworth covers both journeys, or from Croydon a return ticket to Dorking.
Saturday, 15 November 2014 10:00 (Group: Blackheath)
13 miles / 20.9 km
Meet WENDOVER station, Bucks., 10.00 (Marylebone 9.12). A circular walk of about 13 miles at a medium-fast pace incorporating part of the Ridgeway and Icknield Way with lunch at Hampden Arms, Great Hampden.
Sunday, 23 November 2014 9:40 (Group: Blackheath)
Meet CHORLEYWOOD station, Herts., 9.39 (Marylebone 9.12). A brisk linear walk of about 15 miles to Great Missenden with lunch probably at LeyHill. Buy a return ticket to Great Missenden.