News from the Trail

News from the Trail

Trail news

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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Assistant SDW Officer Ben Bessent carrying the Google Trekker
Today (Wednesday 23rd December) the SDW team finally managed to get out on the trail to capture some more of the South Downs Way using Google’s ...
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Runner on SDW
A date has been set for the South Downs Way annual events liaison meeting. This is a chance for event organisers to get together and to discuss their ...
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Walkers at Old Winchester Hill
9 new circular walks and rides have been added to the South Downs Way pages of National Trail website. They range from 3 to 14 miles, with some ...
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National Trails are now a 'Good Cause' with Easyfundraising.org.uk. This meens that you can raise money for National Trails by simply doing ...
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Walkers near Bury Hill
If you love walking or riding on the South Downs Way, you can now help us to keep it looking its best and fund future improvements. On each SDW page ...
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Shared cycle path sign
The final phase of a new cycle route connecting Petersfield with Queen Elizabeth Country Park and the South Downs Way is now underway. The good news ...
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Digger scrapping the topsoil of the new wildflower site.
A project to create a wild flower meadow next to the South Downs Way at Itford Farm, East Sussex has this week stepped up a gear. Large machinery ...
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Height barrier sign
Following repeated traveller encampments Mid Sussex District Council has decided to install a new height barrier to the entrance of Jack & Jill ...
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