West Sussex weekly walks

Discovering Sussex (Inquiries 01903 813381/01903-246339)

Sunday November 24, 10am: Meet at Lower Beeding village hall car park, Leechpond Hill. Use overspill car park on the left of main parking area. (GR TQ 220265) Leonardslee re-circled. A variation on one of the original Sussex Ouse Valley Way circular walks. Exploring the woodlands surrounding Leonardslee Gardens, crossing open fields to and from Nuthurst village. 7 miles. Please bring a snack. Dogs welcome on a lead. Pub en-route or at the finish. Leaders: Terry Owen and Peter Anderson, Per-Rambulations.

Ramblers’ Association Mid-Sussex Group (Inquiries 01273 833556)

Saturday November 23, 10.45am: Meet at Penge West Station. Green Chain Walk. (GR TQ 349705) Penge – Crystal Palace – Sydenham Hill Wood – Camberwell Old Cemetery – Nunhead Cemetery – New Cross Station. 7 miles. No dogs please. Note: 09.48 train from HH change at East Croydon. Please purchase a return ticket to New Cross Gate. Trains back every 30 minutes. Expect to be back around 15.30 to 16.00 hours at HH. Dave L, 07887 508350.

Sunday November 24, 10am: Meet outside Newick Primary School, Allington Road, Newick. (GR 122/TQ 414209) Newick and Chailey. Mill Wood – Cockfield Lane – South Chailey – Bineham Wood – Memorial Common – Frick Wood – Vixengrove Farm – Newick. 6.6 miles. May be muddy. Optional pub lunch at the end of the walk. Sue, 01825 722135 (mobile on the day 07905 225711).

Ramblers’ Association Arun-Adur Group (Inquiries 01903 695865)

Saturday November 23, 10.30am: Meet at Ashington Church. (GR TQ 128158) Ashington walk via Spithandle Lane. 6 miles. Registered assistance dogs only.

Sunday November 24, 10am: Meet at Whiteways Lodge car park. (GR TQ 002108) Whiteways walk via Bignor Hill, Houghton, South Stoke. 11 miles. Please bring a picnic.

Ashington Ramblers (Inquiries 01903 892998)

Meet at 10am Red Lion, Ashington on the second Monday of every month. For further information please ring the inquiry number above.

Holiday Fellowship (For further information contact walk leader as given.)

Saturday November 23, 10.30am: Meet at the bus stop beside Washington Recreation Ground (just north of the Frankland Arms). No 1 bus leaves Worthing town centre at 10.05am.

Cars should be able to park at the roadside. A 5 miles circular walk through Washington Common, Malthouse, Mitchbourne and Mutton’s Lane.

Sussex Pathfinders Rambling Club (Inquiries 0870 777 2307)

Sunday November 24, 10am: Meet at top of Upper Kingston Lane - north of Upper Shoreham Road. Explorer Map 122/TQ 239066. Walk via Southwick Hill, Thunderbarrow Hill, Truleigh Hill, Devils Dyke (L), Cockroost Hill, Mile Oak Farm. 8 miles gentle ascents and descents. No Dogs please.

Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)

Saturday November 23, 2pm: Meet at the back of car park at the World’s End pub, Patching. 6½ mile HDC Health walk. Clapham Church, Clapham Wood and hillside above the A280 Long Furlong Road. Very muddy after heavy rain. 3 hours. Mick 01903 745971 or Ron 01403 265925.

Sunday November 24, 10am: Meet at Kithurst Hill car park (off the Amberley to Storrington road, TQ 070125). 7½ mile hilly, circular, free HDC Health walk for the more ambitious, into the heart of the Downs. Dogs allowed on a lead. 3 hours. Mick 01903 745971.

Tuesday November 26, 10am: Meet in car park of the Queens Head pub, Barns Green. 5 mile HDC Health walk through fields and woodland. No dogs please. 2½ hours. Tony 01403 269232.