News from the Trail

News from the Trail

Trail news

For those of you out on the SDW this week, the water taps at Washington (near A24) and Amberley are currently out of action. We are having them ...
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High Hitten Camping barn
High Titten campsite above Amberley in West Sussex has recently been sold by West Sussex County Council and is now in private ownership. The ...
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Members of the LDWA at the start of their litter pick
The Long Distance Walkers Association has teamed up with the South Downs National Park Authority to carry out a litter pick around the eastern loop ...
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Cowslips
Spring is really in the air. The primroses are out, daffodils are in bloom and cowslips will soon be cheering up the trail. So now is the time to ...
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We have had some unfortunate reports of car break-ins at three separate car parks along the South Downs Way recently in West Sussex. Several incidents ...
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South Downs Way above Plumpton
Essential improvements and restoration of some sections of the South Downs Way have now been completed. Work has finished between Truliegh Hill and ...
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Jill near Ditchling Beacon
Read Jill’s inspirational story about walking the South Downs Way. Jill was born with severe hip dysplasia and has challenged herself to walk ...
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Men at work sign
A diversion will be in place for up to 5 weeks, starting on 8th October, along the South Downs Way at Plumpton Plain. The diversion is in ...
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The South Downs Way now has a new trail-end marker at the eastern end in Eastbourne. The new marker matches the one found at the opposite end at Winchester.The ...
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