News from the Trail

News from the Trail

Trail news

A short section of the South Downs just south of Holden Farm in Hampshire (SU 563261) is being repaired this week (25th April 2016).The route ...
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Old SDW sign
You can now grab a piece of trail history and help to maintain the South Downs Way at the same time by purchasing old South Downs Way sign fingers ...
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Road closed sign
Bo Peep lane will be closed all day on Sunday 17th April 2016 for a vintage motorcycle event. It will therefore not be possible to drive to Bo Peep ...
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Men at work sign
Contractors are starting work to improve a waterlogged section of the South Downs Way next to BoPeep car park near Alciston, East Sussex. The work ...
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NT Business Membership Scheme
Walk Unlimited, the National Trail web and promotion partners have launched an exciting new business membership scheme. If you currently have ...
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SDW mug
If you've completed the South Downs Way or just love the trail, you can now get a sylish contemporary mug to celebrate the route. Adorned with ...
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Pony access ibex wheelchair carriage
This morning we had a demonstration of the Ibex wheelchair carriage developed by Simon Mulholland of Pony Access. The ibex was tested by a couple ...
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Men at work sign
The road leading to Kithurst Hill car park on the South Downs Way between Amberley and Storrington in West Sussex is to closed on 8th and 9th February ...
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SDW at Exton
The SDW at Exton & Meonstoke is currently underwater. The record rainfall in December and continuing unsettled weather in January has caused the ...
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07/01/2016
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This week (4/1/16) has seen some extemely heavy rainfall across the South Downs. This has fallen onto already saturated ground. Today (7/1/16) the ...
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