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Medway to Bluebell HillJust a short stretch today with my wife, Linda  -  uphill all the way from the River Medway to Bluebell hill,...
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Saunders in his guide book explains how after the middle Ages the local farming practice turned from sheep to arable which meant that the higher...
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15/02/2017
Pennine Way
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View to Great Shunner Fell, Stephen North
Pennine Days – Walking in CloudlandBy Dave GreenwoodDear Pennine PalsThe other day I came across a word I hadn't heard before. A word...
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Daffodils, Dave Greenwood
Pennine Days – High Summer on the Pennine WayDear Pennine Pals,The only sign of spring I have right now, amidst the dullness of these...
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18/01/2017
Pennine Way
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View to Blackton Reservoir
In this edition of 'Pennine Days' Dave Greenwood, Trail Reporter, writes about the opportunity to become a Champion of the Pennine...
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19/12/2016
Pennine Way
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Dave Greenwood
We are delighted to welcome Dave Greenwood as the new Trail Reporter for the Pennine Way. Dave will be writing under the by-line ‘Pennine...
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Updated 17th January 20172016 has proved to be a challenging year on the Trail.  We started the new year  still coming to...
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Oxted to OtfordToday's stretch was from Oxted to the pretty village of Otford.  A bit too much of the time today was spent walking on...
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NDW Diary 4 OctoberAnother splendid warm sunny day for my walk from Boxhill to Merstham. Lovely start with the stepping stones across the stream...
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21/11/2016
South Downs Way
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Stewart Prosser, Simon Martin, Nick Heasman, Hugh Bonneville, Damian Montague
The South Downs and the South Downs Way can claim to be the inspiration for many a work of art. The latest is a colabouration between composer...
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