WALKING PROGRAMME

Meeting place for all walks, unless otherwise stated, is North Street Car Park, Lewes at 9.30am prompt.

All walks finish at around 1 pm unless otherwise stated. The ‘Finish Time’ is the actual end of the walk, not the time back at Lewes.

Strolls are generally between 2 and 4 miles.   All phone numbers are 01273 prefix, unless otherwise stated.


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.
                         

Wed 17 Oct    Rodmell                                   

                        Hilly                 5.5 miles     

                        Leader: Vivien 07771 774492

                                                 

Sun 21 Oct     East Chiltington

                        Flat          4.5 miles       

                        Leader: Alan                474552

                                                  07805 458676

 

Tue 30 Oct     North Chailey

Undulating    4 miles     Cafe

                        Leaders: Jeannette & Margaret 812423

 

Sun 4 Nov      Lewes – Offham Circular

                        One hill          5 miles

                        Leaders: Jane & Giles            479314

 

Wed 14 Nov   Meet Railway Station

09.47 Train to Polegate

Polegate to Berwick

                        Flat               5.5 miles      Picnic

                        Pub stop at Arlington (drink & crisps)

                        Return on 13.49 or 14.39 train

                        Leaders: Rosemary & Sandra 07784 707014

                       

Sun 18 Nov    Danehill

                        Undulating     5.5 miles

                        Leaders: Janet & Peter 477062

                                                  07808 033532

 

Tue 27 Nov    Stroll- Meet at 1000 hours

                        Upper Dicker

                        Mostly flat

Leader: Anita         07989 176591

 

Sun  2 Dec     Meet Railway Station

09.35 Train to Bishopstone

Favourite Walk 3

Bishopstone to Southease

Hilly        6 miles       Café at YHA

Return on 13.10 or 14.10 train

Leaders: Graham & Hilda 472678

 

Wed 12 Dec    Meet Bus Station

09.45 No. 28 bus to Woodvale

                        Short walk round Brighton

Cemetery and Racecourse

Some steep steps       3.5 miles

Return by two buses.

Leaders: Janet & Gill     475867

 

Sun 16 Dec    Chiddingly

                        Mildly undulating      5 miles     

Leader: Anne D                       474697

 

Fri 21 Dec       Meet Waitrose Bus Stop

                        06.54 No 28 Bus to Ringmer Green

Winter Solstice Sunrise Stroll

Ringmer to Lewes  Third time lucky

4 miles             Breakfast

Leaders: Graham & Hilda  472678

 

Wed 26 Dec    Meet at 10.00 hours

Boxing Day Stroll round Lewes

                        Flat                  3 miles

                        Leader: Jeannette 812423

 

Sun 13 Jan     Meet Railway Station

                        09.21 Train to Glynde

                        Glynde to Lewes

                        4 miles   Some hilly bits   Café

                        Leader: Amanda  07816 004045

 

Thu 17 Jan     New Year Lunch at the John

                        Harvey Tavern

                       1230pm for 1pm

                        Contact Vivien            07771 774492

                                               

Tue 22 Jan     Meet Bus Station

                        09.35 No 122 Bus to Cooksbridge

                        Cooksbridge to Lewes

One Hill            5 miles      

Leaders: Rosemary & Sandra

                              07784 707014

 

Sun 27 Jan     Lancing Hill

                        Up & Down     4.5 miles

                        Leader: Anita        07989 176591

 

Wed 6 Feb      Meet Bus Station

                        09.05 No 123 Bus to Piddinghoe

                        Piddinghoe to Newhaven

                        Quite undulating        5 miles

                        Return 12.35 Bus (or Train)

                        Leaders: Graham & Hilda  472678

 

Sun 10 Feb     Buxted

                        Undulating   4 miles

                        Leaders: Sally and Sue H

                        01825 371469.  07927 179317

 

Sun 24 Feb     Alfriston - Litlington

                        Hilly        5.5 miles     Pub

                        Leader: Wendy           474915

                         

 Wed 27 Feb   Annual General Meeting at

                        Cliffe Church Hall at 7.30pm              

                        Illustrated presentation by Matt Eade

                        on The Birds and Wildlife of the

                        Antarctica Circle

 

Wed 6 Mar      Sheffield Forest

                        Undulating              5.5 miles

                        Leader: Dave              473227

 

Sun 10 Mar    Lewes Circular

                        Two Hills         5.5 miles

                        Leader:  Alan               474552

                                                  07805 458676

 

Tue 19 Mar     Seaford Head

                        Hilly                 6 miles

                        Leader: Vivien  07771 774492

 

Sun 24 Mar    Stanmer

                        Undulating       4 miles    Cafe

                        Leader: Anne D                       474697                

 

 

 

               

 

 

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 about 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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