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Sunday Walk Programme



 JUNE OCTOBER


[Date

[Time

[Mileage



11th June

09.15

9.5 miles

Moderate




18th June

08.45

9 miles

Easy/ Mod








25th June

09:00

8.5 miles

Moderate









2nd July

09.00

11 miles

Moderate






9th July

09.00

10  Miles

Moderate





16th July

09.00

8.5  miles

Easy





23rd July

09.00

9  miles

Moderate








30th  Jul

09.30 or 10.00 at Stowe Maris Aerodrome

8.5 miles

Easy








6th Aug

09:00

7.5 miles

Easy





13th Aug

09.00

10 miles

Moderate






20th Aug

09.00

8 miles

Easy/mod






27th Aug

09.00

10 miles

Easy/Mod








3th Sept.

09.15

7  miles

Easy






10th Sept

09.30

8 miles

Moderate








17th Sept.

09:00

8 miles

Moderate








24th Sept.

09.15 Rectory Rd or 10.00 at Ingrebourne Hill C.P.

Approx 10 miles

Moderate








1st Oct.

09.00

9  miles

Moderate







8th Oct

11.30

6  miles

Easy







15th Oct

09.15

7 Miles

Moderate







22nd Oct

09.00

9.5 miles

Easy/mod





29th Oct

09.30

7.5  miles

Easy

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28th June













5th  July






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26th July







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28th May

9 miles

Moderate      

 


                                      Meeting point

                                Walk details

                        

               


Meet Gifford Cross Road car park Corringham

Purleigh.

A mostly flat walk around rural east Essex.

Lunch stop at The Brewers Arms Bicknacre.


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Meet Gifford Cross Road car park, Corringham

White Notley and Cressing Essex

A relatively easy flattish walk in the pleasant countryside of the Brain Valley. Pub Stop at White Notley or Cressing Temple (if open).

We return via Cressing Village with its medieval church and village green, through fields back to the start.


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Meet Gifford Cross Road car park.

Hockley Woods to the River Crouch.

A circular walk through woodland, fields and riverside.

Lunch stop at the Anchor Riverside Inn.


                                    


                                               July


Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park, Stanford Le Hope.

Mersea Island.

A fairly flat walk around the island that includes beach walking.

Birds, sea and hopefully sun!

Lunch break at The Victory Inn.


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Meet at Rectory road car park, Grays

Woldingham to Chelsham circular.

A walk through the North Downs with spectacular views. Two steep hills in the morning, but an easy afternoon. Lunch at The Bull in Chelsham


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Meet at Rectory road car park, Grays

Willingale. A pleasant flat walk from Willingale with extensive views of central Essex countryside.

Pub stop Foresters Arms High Ongar



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Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park

Little Baddow, Essex (Admiral Mc Hardy Way).

A pleasant circular walk along the Chelmer.

Along the historic Little Graces walk, across fields and through woodland.

Lunch stop at The Generals Arms  public house



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Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park.

Stowe Maris Aerodrome to Purleigh circular. Walking along disused railway track and through fields and woods.

Lunch stop at The Bell in Purleigh.

The Aerodrome requested that we either make a donation for car parking or take advantage of their cafe to buy refreshments. The cost to visit the museum is £8.

Post code of the Aerodrome is CM3 6RJ


                                 August



Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park.

Heybridge Basin.

An easy flat, figure of eight walk along the River Blackwater.

Lunch at Heybridge Lock with a choice of two pubs and a tea shop.

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Meet at Rectory road car park.

Penshurst And Bidborough.  An undulating circular walk in the High Weald.

Pub stop at the halfway point at Bidborough. Bring a picnic lunch as the food expensive. But the beer is fine!



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Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park.

Hockley Woods to Rochford.

Lunch stop at The Marlborough Head In Rochford.

A mainly flat woodland walk which can be muddy after heavy rain!


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Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park

An easy circular flat walk starting from Finchingfield.

Pub stop at The Horse and Groom, Cornish Hall End.

Also an opportunity for a cream tea after the walk at the pretty village of Finchingfield


                                                                                                                            September



Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park, Corringham

South Hanningfield and Runwell.

A lovely circular walk passing very close to the Hanningfield Reservoir. We will stop here for refreshments. Bring packed lunch. Pub at the end of the walk.



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Meet at Rectory road car park Grays

Eynsford to Shoreham. Making our way through the undulating Darenth Valley golf club and across the Downs to have lunch at Ye Olde George in the pretty village of Shoreham.

Then a very gentle walk back to Eynsford following the River Darent, passing the visitors centre, Lullingstone Castle and Roman Villa.


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Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park, Corringham

Stour Valley – Constable Country.

Manningtree Station (parking fee) via Dedham.

Minor slopes and hills. A very pretty walk, which visits Flatford Mill and Willy Lott cottage.

Lunch in various pubs, tea shops in Dedham.



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Meet at Rectory road car park, Grays

Or meet walk leader at Ingrebourne Hill car park, Rainham Rd RM 13 8ST L/R 175 TQ522/830. Parking currently free (but this could change).

The Four Ponds Walk

This moderate circular walk takes in four large fishing lakes as well as walking through Hornchurch Country park and surrounding countryside.

Lunch break will be in the Country park visitors centre


                                  October


Meet at Gifford’s Cross road car park.

Ford End. Essex countryside walk with one gentle hill. Passing Leez Priory in the morning. Lunch break at the Compasses in Littley Green. Walking on part of the Saffron Trail in the afternoon.


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Meet outside The Swan PH, Horndon on the hill.

Stan’s Walk.

A Tribute to Hazel Jarrold.

This local Circular walk through some of Thurrock’s prettiest countryside was one of Hazel’s favourite walks.



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Meet at Rectory road car park, Grays

Borough Green, Kent.

A moderate walk with a few short climbs (not particularly hard). Through rolling countryside, orchards and woodland

Lunch stop at The Golding Hop



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Meet Gifford’s Cross road car park Corringham

A circular almost flat walk from Great Stambridge to Pagglesham & Canewdon Essex. With fine views across the Roach and Crouch river valleys. Lunch at The Anchor Canewdon. Also pub at the end!


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Meet at Rectory road car park Grays

A pleasant circular walk in the North Kent countryside passing Owletts (NT) on the way to Cobham village, where we have lunch at a choice of pubs.                                    


      


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Wednesday Evening Walks


WALKS START AT 7.30 PM

 


Little Warley Common

Take the A128 towards Brentwood. Go over the A127 continue

on to a double mini roundabout  turn left towards Warley at

Cross roads turn left into Childerditch Road. Pass the next turning on the right.

Look for the car park on the right.


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Thorndon Park South

Take the A128 to The Halfway House. Go over the A127 towards Brentwood. Take the first turning on the right into The South Essex Golf Course. Second car park on the right. No fee.

Can use the club bar after the walk.


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Meet at South Weald CP nr Brentwood.

From the A128 go into Brentwood (Wilsons Corner).

Turn left onto the High Street.

At the crossroads (traffic lights) turn right onto Weald Road.

After ½ mile the car park is on the right, just past the cricket club.

Bring carrots for the deer.

Parking Fee.

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COALHOUSE FORT Meet at Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury off

The A1013


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DUKES HEAD, LITTLE BURSTEAD Meet at The Dukes Head PH in Laindon Common Road, Little Burstead CM12 9TA


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CANVEY ISLAND Meet at the Labworth car park at the bottom of Thornley bay road Canvey.

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THORNDON PARK SOUTH A128 to the Halfway House PH.  Over the A127 towards Brentwood. First turning on right onto South Essex Golf Course. Second car park on right. No Fee. Can use club bar after walk.


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PLOTLANDS. Meet at the top of Dry Street in church car park.


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FOBBING FROM THE BILLET. Meet at The Billet PH Billet Lane Stanford Le Hope.


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STANFORD THROUGH MUCKING. Meet at The Billet PH Billet Lane Stanford Le Hope.


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ONE TREE HILL. Meet at One Tree Hill top car park. B1013 north of Corringham.

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                         WALK STARTS AT 7 PM


OLD CORRINGHAM AND FOBBING WALK. Meet at Gifford Cross car park Corringham SS17 9AN

 


Walk Leader]

Contact no



Terry & Vicky

Smith

07941 823007






Steve Debattista

07703 060278









Mike Davis

07709 535576











Len Dean

077020 78758








Ray Yates

07852 493292








Vicky & Terry Smith

07941 823007







Bernie Smith

07704 431152










Meryl Rawlings

07708 288028













Denise Cowell

07922 210534








Jennifer & Grahame

07793 109260








Mick Davis

07709 535576








Vicky & Terry

Smith

07941 823007









Yvonne Evans

07944 980379










Kim Nicholas

07923 923392










Steve Debattista

07703 060278









Ron Lockhart

01708 523513

Or

07812 412611













Vicky & Terry Smith

07941 823007








Brian Hatcher

07905 366098









Kim Nicholas

07811 062883










Steve Debattista

07703 060278







Yvonne Evans

07794 980379





 
















Brian Hatcher









Brian Hatcher







    

Brian Hatcher













Denise Cowell





John and Marion

Hunting


Mike Davis





Bernie and Carol

Smith






Yvonne Evans




Brian Hatcher





Bernie & Carol

Smith





Brian and Bernie





John and Marion Hunting