Country walks

Walks for the week beginning Saturday include:

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

Monday December 26 at 10.30am: Festival of Winter Walks - Boxing Day Circular from Ardingly Reservoir. Ardingly Reservoir car park (small charge). Circular ramble from Ardingly Reservoir.Leaders Celia and Eric 3-4 miles, 01273 843715, TQ 335287.

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

Tuesday December 27: ‘Holiday’ meet Cobnor Farm amenity car park @ south end of Chidham village. Map Exp: 120 GR: 795.035 @ 2pm, following a footpath around the shore of the Chidham Peninsula. Sorry no dogs. 5miles - 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.

Holiday Fellowship (For further information contact walk leader as given).

Wednesday December 28: Meet 10.30am Aldsworth Avenue, (shop end) for 3-4 mile circular walk round Ferring. Contact Pam 01903 207375.

Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269).

Tuesday, December 27: Meet 10am at St Mary’s Church, Causeway, Horsham. Fairly flat circular walk through the churchyard of St Mary the Virgin, over Denne Park to outskirts of Southwater back along Pedlar’s Way via Chesworth Farm. Free, just turn-up. Well-behaved dogs welcome. 5 miles.

Friday, December 30: Meet at 11am in Cripplegate Lane car park, Southwater Country Park. Flat easy circular walk along bridleways, lanes and the Downs Link. Free, just turn-up. Dogs on leads. 2½ miles.