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Tuesday, 9 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
Start time 10:00
6.7 miles / 10.8 km
Park in Grove Road/Station Road/Lambourn Road and meet at the junction of these roads, Grid Ref SU457683. We will walk through Donnington Grove Golf Course to Bagnor, then pass the Watermill Theatre to join the Lambourn Valley Way to Jannaways. We turn southwest to cross the river and climb to Kinghams Plantation then south and east to Deanwood Park Golf Club. The route then crosses the B4000 and A4 to reach the A34 underpass, then walking back through Speen to return to the start. Numbers are unlimited so booking not required.
Thursday, 11 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
10.5 miles / 16.9 km
Please park in the small car park on Bridge End road, by the public toilets Grid Ref SU578939 for a 10.5mile walk. We will leave at 10am and head out over the Thames to Wittenham clumps passing through the Earth education centre over fields and tracks to Long Wittenham. Across to the river and over the ancient bridge into Clifton Hampden then returning along the Thames path and over Days lock back to the Roman town of Dorchester and its magnificent abbey. Please bring food and drink for the day. This walk is limited to 16 walkers. Please book online using the link below.
Saturday, 13 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
3 miles / 4.8 km
Meet at Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre Car Park, grid ref SU506671 for a leisurely walk. The walk will go past Thatcham Lakes to the Kennet and Avon Canal. It will follow the canal to the swing bridge. It will then wind back to and around the lakes. Please car share, the leader has 3 spaces. Bring a drink. Max 15 people. Please book using the booking form online. Do not contact the leader about bookings.
Sunday, 14 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
11 miles / 17.7 km
Please meet at the small car park in West St Helens Street, Abingdon grid ref SU495968 for an 11 mile walk starting promptly at 10am. We will leave Abingdon through the Abbey meadows and along the Oxford green belt way heading out to Clifton Hampden, we then follow the Thames path ( or Isis as its known at this point ) to Sutton Courtney the last resting place of several influential men of the last century. Crossing the weir we join the water meadows to stroll back into Abingdon. Please bring food and drink for the day . This walk is limited to 16 walkers. Booking online is preferable but if you decide to join the walk on the day please message the leader early so they do not leave without you.
Monday, 15 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
4.3 miles / 6.9 km
Starting from the village hall in Leckhampstead (SU439762), this leisurely walk takes us from St James’ Church to Hill Green and on to Peasemore, before returning to Leckhampstead via Grove Pit Green Common. Please note this is a different route to the one taken in November 2021.
Wednesday, 17 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
Start time 18:00
4.5 miles / 7.2 km
Kintbury Canal and Meadows; starting from the car park opposite Kintbury railway station Grid Ref: SU385 671. A ramble through local pastures and meadows passing St Cassian’s before returning to the village. Refreshments available in the pub garden at the Dunston Arms afterwards for those who would like to participate.
Thursday, 18 August 2022 (Group: West Berkshire)
13 miles / 20.9 km
Meet in the central area car park of Hungerford Common GR SU 345 680 Postcode RG17 0UP at 10.00 a.m. for a 13 mile walk going through Templeton Stud, and Moss Farm to Wigmoreash Pond on the Wayfarers Walk. Returning via Mount Prosperous and Anvilles. The number of walkers is not restricted and booking is not required. Please bring food and drink for mid morning refreshment and lunch.