Sussex weekly walks
Ramblers’ Association Mid-Sussex Group (Inquiries 01273 833556)
Wednesday June 18, 7.15pm: Meet at Whiteman’s Green recreation green car park, half a mile north of Cuckfield centre on the B2115 Staplefield road (GR: 135/TQ 301256). Cuckfield circular walk. New England Wood – Cuckfield – Paiges Meadow – Horsgate – Whiteman’s Green. 4 miles. Leader John, 01444 483860, mobile on the day 07817 032135.
Saturday June 21, 10.30am: Meet at Sayers Common in lay-by near church (GR: 122/TQ 269187). Sayers Common circular walk. West past Priory of Our Lady – Great Wapses Farm – east to Strood’s Farm and Sayers Common lay-by. 4 miles. Dogs on leads only. Leader Frances, 01273 842628.
Sunday June 22, 10.30am: Meet at the car park and picnic site at the top of Titch Hill (north of Lancing) (GR: 121/TQ 162080). Titch Hill circular walk. Steep Down – Dankton Lane – Sompting Church – Coombe Barn – Lychpole Farm – car park. 5 miles. Leader Phil, 01273 835931.
Tuesday June 24, 10am: Meet at The Sussex Ox, Milton Street, BN26 5RL (GR: 123/TQ 533039) If using the pub after the walk, you may park in the lower car park. Deep Dean Access Land walk. Milton Street – Deep Dean – Folkington – Sussex Ox. 6.9 miles. No dogs please. Please bring a snack. Leader Erica, mobile on the day 07885 595131.
Wednesday June 25, 7.30pm: Meet at the car park entrance to Burial Ground off Jane Murray Way (A273) (GR: 122/TQ 295188). West from Burgess Hill walk. East Lodge Farm – Newhouse Farm – Danworth Farm – Maltings Farm – Burgess Hill. 3½ miles. Optional refreshments at the Woolpack public house after the walk. Leader Les, 01273 846995.
Ramblers’ Association Arun-Adur Group (Inquiries 01903 695865)
Sunday June 22, 10.30am: Midhurst. 8 miles.
Wednesday June 25, 10.30am: Arundel Park. 6 miles.
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.)
Wednesday 18, 11.10am: Meet at Arundel Baptist Church by Ford Roundabout (GR 012068) (Bus 700 at 9.42) for a four and a half mile circular via river bank, Swanbourne Lake. Picnic lunch. Leader Pam 01903 207375.
Sussex Pathfinders Rambling Club (Inquiries 0870 777 2307)
Saturday June 21, 10.30am: Meet at The Black Horse pub in Nuthurst. Park at the roadside in the village (RH13 6LH) (134/TQ 193263). Walk via Cooks’ Farm, Monk’s Gate, Sedgwick Park. Note: Sedgwick Castle via Nuthurst walk. Lunch available at the Black Horse. Described as “a gem of an English country pub”. 5 miles undulating and gentle climbs.
Sunday June 22, 10am: Meet in Amberley Station car park (121/TQ 026118). Walk via Amberley, Rackham Hill, Camp Hill, Peppering Farm, Arundel. Note: Castle walk. Could be wet under foot. Bring a packed lunch. Lunch stop has not been decided as yet. A 13 mile varied walk with some hills.
Monday June 23, 10.30am: Meet in the car park in Northbridge Street, Robertsbridge (nearby postcode TN32 5NY). The car park is situated opposite a bungalow housing the Mark Ripley Forge and Fireplace Centre (136/TQ 738239). Walk via Salehurst Park Farm, Udiam, Snagshall, Bodiam Castle, Bodiam (L), New House, Jollie’s Farm, Beach House Farm, Wennow Wood, Robertsbridge. Note: Castle walk. A 10½ mile gently undulating walk.
Tuesday June 24, 10am: Meet in the roadside opposite Sompting church. Park close to the side of the road. This can only be reached travelling east on the A27 or from Steyning on the Bostal road (121/TQ 162056). Walk via Lychpole Farm, Monarch’s Way, Steyning Bowl, Bramber Castle (L), Riverside, Botolphs, Annington, Steep Down. Note: Castle walk. An 11 mile rolling downland walk.
Wednesday June 25, 10.30am: Meet in the pay and display Pevensey Town Trust car park adjacent to the castle. Cost £2 per car all day (2013 price). (123/TQ 646048). Walk via Bridge Farm, 1066 Country Walk, Herstmonceux Castle, Wartling (L), Chilley Farm, Pevensey Castle. Note: Castle walk.
Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)
Wednesday June 25, 10am: Meet main entrance of Rookwood Golf Course, Horsham (TQ 162318). 6 mile walk via Warnham. No dogs. 2½ hours. Leader Michael 07719 467861.