Category Archives: Walks

Wandle wanders and fishy treats in London Rivers Week

Londoners will be pulling on waders, jumping into canoes and going on waterside walks this week as part of London Rivers Week, a free festival which flows from June 26 to July 2. Many of the week’s activities are coordinated … Continue reading

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Free guided walk at West Wickham Common, Jul 2

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Guided history and heritage walk, Carshalton, Jun 4

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Wandle Rain Garden build, Deen city farm, Mar 28

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Pants! Runners told to keep their trousers on in park cafe

Shock, horror, and barely disguised disgust among the demure “ladies who lunch” in Selsdon and Ballards after “outrageous” behaviour – outrageous, no less – following a cross-country race in Lloyd Park a fortnight ago. There were even mutterings of refunds … Continue reading

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Greyhounds get in the traps for start of dog-walking group

A South Croydon dog-owner has established a new group to combine two passions: her pet greyhound and walking in the local countryside, with the Surrey Sighthounds Walking Group having its first meeting this Sunday, February 26, starting at 11am.

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COPSE organises a group ramble into Kent, Feb 19

The next meeting of COPSE, the Croydon Outdoor Pursuits and Social Events group, is a 12-mile country walk in Kent this Sunday, February 19. Meeting at East Croydon Station at 9am to catch a train, the organisers say that the … Continue reading

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