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Purley paddler’s 400-mile journey highlights plastic pollution

Lizzie Carr, the Purley woman backed by the Ordnance Survey to travel the length of England using a paddle board on the country’s waterways, has completed her epic journey, and made some very worrying discoveries. Inside Croydon was the first … Continue reading

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Purley woman maps out a year’s adventure thanks to OS

A woman from Purley who wants to travel the length of England on a paddleboard has been selected as one of 15 champions of the great outdoors by map-makers the Ordnance Survey for a year-long #GetOutside project. Lizzie Carr, a … Continue reading

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Weekend rambles: Brockham (3 miles; easy)

WALKER DUNELM makes a gentle start to the weekend with this short ramble in the Surrey countryside This is a pleasant, mainly level walk, using part of the Greensand Way ramble route, which starts from the lovely village green at … Continue reading

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Weekend rambles: Oaks Park and Clockhouse (3 miles; easy)

Looking for an easy, local stroll? WALKER DUNELM has surveyed this ramble near Oaks Park This easy walk is just three miles long, but may not be suitable for very young children as it does involve crossing what can be … Continue reading

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Weekend rambles: Earlswood to Nutfield (6 miles; moderate)

WALKER DUNELM suggests this walk along another section of the Greensand Way, less than half an hour south of Croydon, to blow away the cares of the working week You can reach the start of this walk by parking near … Continue reading

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Weekend rambles: Oaks Park and Banstead (5 miles; easy)

Inside Croydon’s resident rambler, WALKER DUNELM offers an easy stroll from Oaks Country Park for the weekend From Oaks Park’s car park, go past the café and along by the hedge on the right to a gap in the southern … Continue reading

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