WALKING PROGRAMME

The meeting place for walks, unless stated otherwise, is North Street Car Park, Lewes alongside the new Police Station.

Please meet in time for a prompt start at 9:30am.

                                         

Abbreviations:  Pub:  Public House at end of walk. Pub-e-R:  Public house stop en route. Picnic:   Bring a picnic                             
                         
Picnic/Pub:  Bring a picnic or use the public house en-route  F8: Figure of eight walk

 

Click here for more information about our walks. Click here to download the current walks programme.

Tue 31 Oct     Meet Bus Station

                        09.45 No. 28 Bus to Brighton

                        East Brighton

                        Flat but two steep bits     5 miles          

                        Leader: Janet              475867

 

Sun 5 Nov      Friston Forest

Hilly  8 miles Picnic  Finish 3 pm

                        Leaders: Janet & Peter K 477062

 

Wed 15 Nov   Greenway near Sidley

                        Undulating      5 miles

                        Leader: Robert                        474357

 

Tue 28 Nov    Meet Railway Station at 09.30

Lewes-Iford Circular

                        Flat               5 miles     

                        Leader: Chris              483869

                       

Sun 3 Dec      Meet Bus Station

                        09.48 No. 28 Bus to Brighton

                        Patcham to Falmer   Picnic

                        Hilly 6.5 miles Café stop at Stanmer

                        Return Bus from Falmer  Finish 3 pm

                        Leaders: Hilda & Graham 472678

 

Wed 13 Dec    Stroll- Meet at 1000 hours

                        Round The Combe

                        Bit Hilly                        Cafe

Leaders: Hilda & Graham 472678

 

Sun 17 Dec    Eridge

Quite undulating          5.5 miles      

Leader: Anne D                       474697

 

Thu 21 Dec    Winter Solstice Sunrise Stroll

Meet 0700 hours at North Street

                        Lewes-Offham Circular  Breakfast

Leaders: Hilda & Graham 472678

 

Mon 1 Jan      New Year Walk

                        Selmeston

                        Undulating      5 miles      Pub

Leader: Keith               471763

 

Wed 10 Jan    Meet Railway Station

                        09.58 Train to Newhaven

Stroll – Newhaven to Seaford

Return by train                        Café

Leader: Janet              475867

 

Sun 14 Jan     Isfield

                        Mostly flat                   5 miles

                        Leaders: Jeannette and   Margaret    812423

 

Wed 17 Jan    New Year Lunch at the John

                        Harvey Tavern

                       1230pm for 1pm

                        Contact Vivien            07771 774492

                                               

Tue 23 Jan     Seaford Head

                        Hilly            5.5 miles      

Leader: Vivien 07771 774492

 

Sun 28 Jan     Fletching

                        Undulating       4.5 miles

                        Leaders: Hilda & Graham 472678

 

Sun 11 Feb     Nutley-Sheffield Forest

                        Quite undulating        5.5 miles

                        Leader: Anne D                      474697

 

Tue 20 Feb     Stroll – Meet at 1000 hours

                        Piltdown

                        Undulating

                        Leaders: Sally and Sue H

                        01825 371469.  07932 436463

 

Sun 25 Feb     Blackboys

                        Undulating       4.5 miles

                        Leaders: Sally and Sue H

                        01825 371469.  07932 436463

 

Wed 28 Feb    Annual General Meeting at

                        Cliffe Church Hall at 7.30pm              

                        Illustrated presentations on last year’s 

                        group-holidays by Margaret, Sally and

                        Graham.

 

Wed 7 Mar      Plumpton

                        Flat             5.5 miles

                        Leader: Dave              473227

 

Sun 11 Mar    Steyning

                        Hilly                 5 miles

                        Leader:  Alan   474552 / 07805 458676

 

Tue 20 Mar     Cissbury Ring

                        Hilly                 5.5 miles

                        Leader: Vivien  07771 774492

 

Sun 25 Mar    Meet Railway Station at 09.30

                        Lewes to Rottingdean  All day

                        Hilly     7.5 miles          Picnic

                        Chips on the beach

                        Bus back to Lewes

                        Leader: Amanda 07816 004045

               

 

 

WALKING PROGRAMME NOTES

 

Meeting Place

Meeting place for all walks unless stated otherwise is North Street Car Park, Lewes in time for a prompt start at 9:30am.

 

Finish Times

All walks finish at 1pm unless otherwise stated. The ‘Finish Time’ is the actual end of the walk.

 

 

Distances

All-Day walks are normally between 7 and 10 miles; other walks are between 4 and 6 miles.

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Contact Leader

All phone numbers are  01273 prefix unless otherwise stated.

 

Strolls

The walks will be between 2˝ and 3˝ miles and we shall meet at North Street Car Park at 10.00am then travel to the start of the walk finishing in time for lunch either at a public house or return to home. The walks being on a different day to other walks it will give opportunity for all members to participate.

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Walks using Trains

Where we travel on the Train to the start of the walk will you please be at the railway station twenty minutes before the timed departure. Do not purchase a ticket before contacting the walk leader. As both Group Travel and Senior Railcard give the same 1/3 off discount the leader will decide how the tickets will be purchased.

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Bus and Train Times

Please note the times given for both buses and trains are taken from current timetables and may vary in the winter timetables when these walks take place.

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Dogs

Dogs are not allowed on walks because of the apparent increasing problems with aggressive cows.

 

Weather

Find out about today’s weather before you start out.

 

Programme Availability
The current walks programme is available from the Lewes Tourist Information Centre.
It is also normally available at the Outdoor shop in Cliffe High Street and the Lewes Leisure Centre.

See below to download the current walks programme.

 

Abbreviations used in Walks Programme
Pub:             Public House at end of walk.
Pub-e-R:      Public House stop en route
Picnic:         Bring a picnic
Picnic/Pub:  Bring a picnic or use the public house en-route
F8:               Figure of eight walk

 

Download Current Walks Programme

The current walks programme may be downloaded in either WORD or PDF format.

 

Click here to download a WORD version. This format is suitable for Windows users but may fail on other systems (e.g. Mac, ipad etc)

 

Click here to download a PDF version of the walks  programme.

 

If you experience problems downloading the file please contact the Administrator using the email address given at the bottom of the home page.

 

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