Sussex walks

Discovering Sussex (Inquiries 01903 813381/01342 315786)

Sunday August 5, 6pm: Meet at Shoreham Station south side. (TQ256053). Parking in town car parks nearby.) Shoreham-Lancing linear walk. An evening stroll along the beach via The Widewater and Lancing Green. Return by train. Leader Geoffrey Mead, Sussex University.

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 August 8, 10.30am: Meet at 700 or 8 bus stop Mulberry Goring opposite pub at Ilex Way (GR112027) for 4.5 mile walk Ilex Way, Little Twitten, Ferring Rife, Kingston Gorse, Sea Front. Bring snack. Contact Martin 01903 500367.

Sussex Pathfinders Rambling Club (Inquiries 0870 777 2307)

Saturday August 4, 2pm: Meet in Kithurst Hill car park - turn South off B2139, 1 mile South West of Storrington, and ascend narrow lane to car park on top of Downs. Kithurst Hill near Storrington. 6 miles Downland. Explorer Map 121/TQ070125. Walk via Canada and Wepham Down. No dogs please.

Sunday August 5, 10am: Meet in the car park at Bignor Post reached from the village of Bignor. Bignor Hill, 11½ miles gently undulating. Explorer Map 121/SU974129. Walk via Westburton Hill, The Denture, Fairmile Bottom, Rewell Wood, Slindon (L), Nore Folly, Gumber Farm and Stane Street. No dogs please.

Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)

Wednesday August 1, 10.30am: Meet at the Bax Castle, Two Mile Ash Road, TQ147272 (near Christ’s Hospital School). Circular walk, some stiles and modest climbs, over farmland and through woods. Free, just turn-up. No dogs. 4 miles. John 01403 263661.

Saturday August 4, 5.45 pm: Lock Estate and River Adur, New Walk. 5½ mile fairly flat walk through ancient woodland and fields, excellent views of the South Downs. Meet in the car park at Partridge Green Village Hall (TQ190191, RH13 8HX). Good food and Dark Star beer available at the Partridge pub afterwards (email for menu No dogs. Pauline 01403 240419, Jane 261672 and Jean 250869.

Tuesday August 7, 10am: Meet at the Sussex Oak car park, Warnham (TQ158337). 6½ mile, fairly flat, figure of eight walk towards Rowhook. Free, just turn-up. No dogs. Tony 01403 269232.

Wednesday August 8, 7pm: Meet outside The Crown, Dial Post. Circular walk over difficult terrain at a good pace for the more experienced walker. Some hills and stiles. Free, just turn-up. No dogs but bring torch. 6½ miles. Ron 01403 265925.