WALKS in and around the county starting on Saturday March 28
Ramblers' Association Mid-Sussex Group (Inquiries 01273 833556)
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 10.30am in Chailey, on the green in front of St Peter's church by A275 '“ The Hooke '“ Lumberpits '“ Hattons Green '“ South Common '“ Markstakes Common '“ Furzegrove '“ Chailey. Dogs on leads. Pub lunch. 6 miles.
Sunday, March 29: Meet at 10am at Cowfold Recreation Ground car park '“ circular walk. 6 miles.
Tuesday, March 31: Meet at 10.30am at Chichester railway station (front entrance) '“ Fishbourne '“ Dell Quay '“ Chichester Harbour '“ Donnington '“ Stockbridge '“ Chichester railway station. 10 miles.
Ramblers' Association (Sussex area) Arun-Adur Group (Inquiries 01903
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 10.30am in Mill Hill car park, Shoreham (near nature reserve) '“ River Adur '“ Shoreham. Dogs welcome. 5 miles.
The Ramblers' Association Crawley & North Sussex (Inquiries 01293 522715) (The meeting point for rambles is Crawley Railway Station at the time shown below, unless otherwise stated.)
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 9.30am. Cars to Crawley Down Old Station Close for a short walk via Turners Hill. Pub lunch at end of walk. 3.5 miles.
Ramblers' Association South-West Sussex Group (Inquiries 01243 788819)
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 10.30am in Springhead/Kithurst Hill car park '“ Wepham Down '“ Chantry Post. 5 miles.
Sunday, March 29: Meet at 10am at Fernhurst Village car park '“ Linchmere '“ Marley Common. 11 miles.
Wednesday, April 1: Meet at 10am in Midhurst North Street car park '“ Lodsworth '“ Bexley Hill '“ Henley. 10 miles.
Horsham & Billingshurst Ramblers' Group (Inquiries 01403 242916) (The meeting point for rambles is Horsham Railway Station at the time shown below, unless otherwise stated)
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 9am. Starting point Ashdown Forest 'Goat' car park '“ Weir Wood reservoir '“ Greenhall Toll Clump. Fairly hilly. Pub or picnic lunch. 8 miles.
Sunday, March 29: Meet at 9am. Starting point Cissbury Ring car park '“ Sompting '“ Cissbury Ring. Picnic lunch only. 9 miles.
Ashington Ramblers (Inquiries 01903 892998)
Meet at 10am, Red Lion, Ashington, on the second Monday of every month.
Sussex Pathfinders Rambling Club (Inquiries 0870 777 2307)
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 2pm at White Horse pub car park, Graffham on the Graffham/Heyshott Road '“ Graffham Common '“ Lavington Stud. Stiles with flat terrain. No dogs. 5.5 miles.
Sunday, March 29: Meet at 10am in the public car park, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint '“ Wick Farm '“ Woodmancote church '“ Nettledown '“ Fulking '“Poynings '“ Grange Farm '“ Locks Green Farm. No dogs. 10 miles.
Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)
Saturday, March 28: Meet at 10.30am in Scarlett Arms car park, Walliswood '“ fairly flat (one steep incline) circular walk through woods and farmland with beautiful views of the North Downs. Free, just turn up. No dogs. 3 miles.
Sunday, March 29: Meet at 10am at Kithurst Hill car park (off Storrington to Amberley road) '“ circular walk into the heart of the South Downs besides Welpham Down to Lee Farm up above Storrington. Free, just turn up. Well behaved dogs welcome. 5 miles.