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This week has defiantly been one of variety which is one of my favourites.  Monday started with usual office work and responding to emails...
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This week has seen nice weather along the South Downs Way, but unfortunately I’ve spent too much time in the office! There’s always...
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Although the week has been short, thanks to the Bank holiday it’s been a busy one. Monday I was looking at surface improvements and future...
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22/05/2015
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Cow Slips out next the the South Downs Way near Firle Beacon
What a crazy few weeks! So busy that this poor blog has been neglected!  No more, a slot has been added to by diary each Friday to try and...
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SDW before surface improvements near Meon Valley Trail
It’s not officially Spring yet, but there is spring in the air around the South Downs. Crocuses and Daffodils our out in many of the...
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26/01/2015
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This time of year is interesting. Christmas is over and people are looking ahead to adventures to come. Enquires about walking or riding the...
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The run up to Christmas is always busy. There is a rush to get projects finished off and loose ends tied up before everyone breaks up and lets...
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Eastbourne start finger post
One thing I love about this job is that no two days are the same and I’m always involved in a wide variety of things; you certainly couldn...
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25/09/2014
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Volunteers digging a trench for a new water supply
The autumn equinox has passed and the nights are drawing in, but the SDW remains busy with people enjoying the dry and sunny weather and the...
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03/07/2014
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Friends at the Winchester start of the SDW.
The sun has been shinning here on the SDW for weeks! On some parts of the trail not a drop of rain has fallen for weeks. This is good news and...
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