Country walks

Walks for the week beginning Saturday include

Ramblers’ Association Mid-Sussex Group (Inquiries 01273 833556)

Saturday July 30 at 10am. Circular from Kithurst Hill via Burpham.Kithurst Hill car park, (turning off B2139 Storrington to Amberley Road)Kithurst Hill – Wepham Down – Perry Hill – Burpham – Amberley Mount – Kithurst Hill. Leaders Paul and Sue. Please bring picnic lunch. Mobile on the day only 07896 238098 9 miles 01825 722135 TQ070125.

Sunday July 31 at 2pm Pyecombe circular. Pyecombe – old A23 (southern end near Plough pub) Pyecombe – Middle Brow – Lower Standean – Ditchling Beacon – South Downs Way – Pyecombe. Leader Ann, 6.5 miles, 01273 843850 TQ291124.

Tuesday August 2 at 10.30am. Riverside Picnic from Newick. Meet outside Newick Primary School, Allington Road. Park in road. Newick – Vuggles Farm – Dallas Lane – Anchor Inn – Beaks Farm – Tutts Farm – Newick. Leaders Geoff and Linda. No dogs please. Please bring picnic lunch, 11 miles 01444 440622 TQ 414209.

Wednesday August 3 at 7pm Bolney East Circular. Bolney Crossways (entrance to Farney Close School) off A272 roundabout immediately on Ansty side of A23. Pickwell – Hilders Farm – Foxashes – Lovell’s Farm – Bolney Crossways. Leader Les, 3.5 miles 01273 846995 TQ 266225.

Ramblers’ Association (Sussex area) Arun-Adur Group (Inquiries 01903 695865)

Saturday July 30 – day walk – meet Sheepwash Lane by green, East Lavant. Map Exp: 120 GR: 084.860 @ 11am via Lavant towards Westdean/Trundle Picnic, 5 - 5.5 miles – Grade 1.

Ashington Ramblers (inquiries 01903 892998)

Meet at 10am Red Lion, Ashington on the second Monday of every month. For further information please ring the inquiry number above.

Sussex Pathfinders Rambling Club (Inquiries 0870 777 2307).

Saturday July 30 at 10am near Alfriston, 6.5 miles downland and riverbank. Explorer Map 123/TQ509011. Meet in High & Over National Trust car park - free for NT members. Walk via Cradle Hill, The Comp, Green Way, South Downs Way, Alfriston, riverbank. Notes: One gradual and one steep climb.

Sunday July 31 at 10am Petworth 10 miles undulating Explorer Map 133/SU976216. Meet in Petworth town centre car park. Walk on Serpent Trail via Goanah Lodges, Flexham Park, Bedham, Fittleworth (L), return via Hesworth Farm, High Hoes, Haslingbourne. Notes: Also uses Explorer maps 121 and 134.

Holiday Fellowship Contact walk leader for details

Wednesday August 3. Meet 10.30am (GR095028) at Ferring Green bus stop (700 or 8). Circular via Ferring, East Preston, Kingston Gorse, Rife River. Picnic lunch. Leader Martin 01903 500367; 4 - 5 miles.

Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)

Saturday July 30 8.30am. Rowdell 6.5 miles 2¾ hours. Level 3 walk number 3002; meet at Glebe Surgery car park. Mick 01903 745971.

Saturday July 30 at 10am Warnham Nature Reserve. 1 – 2 miles 1 – 2 hours Level 1. Meet at Warnham Nature Reserve. Liz 01403 263920

Saturday July 30 at 2pm Highden Hill & Windlesham 4.6 miles, 1¾ hours. Level 3 walk number 3020; meet at Chantry Hill car park. Mick 01903 745971.

Sunday July 31 at 9.45am. Pulborough Recreation Ground, 10 miles Level 3. Please ring leader for details and lunchtime booking. Mike P. 07771 821734.

Sunday July 31 at 10am Billingshurst – The Blue Idol 9-10 miles 4½ hours. Level 3. Park in the Billingshurst Library car park. Pete, Sharon & Rich 01403 784042.

Sunday July 31 at 10am. Pulborough Brooks (1) 4 miles 1¾ hours. Level 3 walk number 3017; meet in Pulborough Library car park. Mick 01903 745971.