Saturday, 30 May 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:35
19 miles / 30.6 km
Meet HOLMWOOD station, Surrey, 9.32 (Dorking Main 9.24, or closest train). A linear walk of about 18½ miles at a brisk pace to Dorking with lunch after 7 miles at Dawesgreen.
Sunday, 31 May 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:45
15 miles / 24.1 km
Meet SALISBURY station, Wiltshire, 10.45 (Waterloo 9.15). A circular walk of about 15 miles at a moderate pace to the south-west of Salisbury along the old drovers’ track. A pub. lunch at the White Harp, Bishopstone, and returning via Down Valley and the river.
Saturday, 6 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:05
Meet BANBURY station, Oxfordshire, 10.01 (Marylebone 9.06). A meandering, linear walk of about 19 miles at a moderate - brisk pace to Bicester North. Mostly flat terrain with lunch at the Fox Inn, Souldern.
Sunday, 7 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:30
5 miles / 8 km
Meet CUTTY SARK DLR station (not the ship!), SE10 9SW, 10.30. An always-popular stroll of about 5 miles (3 hours) at an easy pace to Rotherhithe Overground station. Along the south bank of the Thames, across the brandnew Deptford Creek swing bridge, past the Royal Dockyard site and ending with an exploration of historic Rotherhithe.
Saturday, 13 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:40
16 miles / 25.7 km
Meet ALTON station, Hants, 9.37 (Waterloo 8.23). A circular walk of about 16 miles at a brisk pace via Upper Farringdon and Noar Hill to a pub. lunch at Selborne Arms, Selborne. Then returning on the Hangers Way.
Sunday, 14 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:10
9 miles / 14.5 km
Meet ERITH station, Kent, 10.09 (London Bridge 9.37). A linear walk of about 9 miles to Old Bexley. Both stations are in Travelcard zone 6.
Saturday, 20 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
18 miles / 29 km
Meet EDENBRIDGE station (NOT Edenbridge Town), Kent, 9.33 (London Bridge 8.45, East Croydon 9.00). A brisk linear walk of about 18 miles to Tonbridge via Bough Beech reservoir and Hever Castle to lunch at The Castle Inn, Chiddingstone. Then the Eden Valley Way to Penshurst Place and Tonbridge Castle. Buy a return ticket to Edenbridge.
Saturday, 27 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
17 miles / 27.4 km
Meet CHAPPEL & WAKES COLNE station, Essex, 10:07 (Liverpool Street 9.02, change at Marks Tey 10.01). A 16 - 17 mile linear walk at an energetic, brisk pace to Cressing. Through some varied Essex landscapes offering big skies, with lunch at Coggeshall. A return ticket to Chappel &Wakes Colne will suffice.
Sunday, 28 June 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 9:55
Meet DORKING MAIN station, Surrey, 9.52 (or closest train, 'phone leader if in doubt). A linear walk of about 18 miles to Guildford at a brisk pace with lunch at either Abinger Common or Sutton Abinger. Stations are on different lines, but a return ticket to Gomshall from London (or to Guildford from Croydon) covers both journeys.
Saturday, 4 July 2015 (Group: Blackheath)
Start time 10:00
12 miles / 19.3 km
Meet WENDOVER station, Bucks 10.00. (Marylebone 9.12). A circular walk of about 12 miles at a medium pace. Via Dunsmore, Little Hampton Common, Hampden House, Whiteleaf Hill with lunch at a pub in that area. Then via the Ridgeway, South Bucks Way to Combe Hill and on to Wendover.