Poppy fields on The Ridgeway

The Ridgeway

Following a route used since prehistoric times by travellers, herdsmen and soldiers the 87 mile long Ridgeway passes through ancient landscapes through downland, secluded valleys and woodland. 

Overview of the The Ridgeway

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Trail News

Ridgeway closed at Chequers, near Aylesbury, for a few days

For security reasons, The Ridgeway footpath across the Chequers estate...

Update: Consultation about vehicle rights along The Ridgeway in Oxfordshire

The consultation closed on 20 March 2018 and Oxfordshire County Council...

Cover of Ridgeway newsletter shows 'Wayfaring' art project
Ridgeway Spring Newsletter 2018

Our spring newsletter is out now- it’s packed with what we hope...

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