News from the Trail

News from the Trail

Trail news

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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Essential drainage and resurfacing works are taking place between Truleigh Hill and Devil’s Dyke. The work is to remove soft mud, reinstate ...
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A new bus service is now operating on Sundays and Bank holidays until 2nd September. The new service aimed at visitors to the Hampshire part of the ...
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Andy Gattiker outside Langham Brewery
Walkers and riders of the SDW can now enjoy local craft beer knowing that they are also supporting the South Downs Way.A partnership between the SDW ...
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Yellowhammer siging on a SDW signpost
Our 15 National Trails across England and Wales offer a choice of scenery, physical challenge, wildlife, local culture and more. Following on from ...
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Dear Event Managers,Due to the recent poor weather conditions several of our guest speakers and attendees for the meeting tomorrow are unable to attend ...
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The drinking water tap at Botophs has been fixed and is working!
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Botolphs water tap
The popular water tap at Botolphs Nr. Upper Beeding / River Adur has been turned off today to prevent the contunued leaking of the tap. It will remain ...
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