Weekly walks

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

Saturday August 11, 10.30am: Meet at the southern end of Aldsworth Avenue, West Worthing (TQ 107.018). 5 miles (Grade – easy+) via Ferring / Rife / Highdown. Dogs on a lead.

Sunday August 12, 10am: Meet at the Midhurst North Street car park, Midhurst (SU 887.217). 10 miles (Grade – moderate) via South Ambersham/Lodsworth/Grevatts/Easebourne.

Wednesday August 15, 2pm: Meet RSPB Pulborough Brooks, 2 m north of Storrington (TQ 059.164). 4 miles (Grade – easy) via Pulborough – suitable for children.

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 (GR 112027) for 4.5 mile walk Ilex Way, Little Twitten, Ferring Rife, Kingston Gorse, Sea Front. Bring snack. Contact Martin 01903 500367.

Wednesday August 15, 11.30am: Meet at Large Car Park off Church Street, Steyning, opposite Parish Church. (700 bus to Shoreham plus 2A to Steyning). 5 mile circular via Steyning Horseshoe, Round Hill, Soper’s Bottom. Long slow climb early on (but worth it!). Panoramic views. Contact Pam 01903 207375.

Sussex Pathfinders Rambling Club (Inquiries 0870 777 2307)

Saturday August 11, 10.30am: Park and meet on the village green adjacent to the Fish House restaurant car park, just off the B2141. Drive past the gravel car park to the track which leads to the village green. The Fish House restaurant is marked on most maps as a pub. Chilgrove. 7 miles Downland. Explorer Map 120/SU828145. Walk via Hooksway, South Downs Way, Didling Hill, Linchball Wood, Chilgrove. No dogs please.

Sunday August 12, 10.30am: Meet at the entrance to the Deer Park on the north side of Robin Hood Lane. Horsham. 10 miles gently undulating. Explorer Map 134/TQ158323. Walk via Warnham, Warnham Park Estate, Rowhook, Dedisham Farm, Downs Link, Slinfold, Literary Trail. Lunch at Rowhook or Slinfold. No dogs please.

Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)

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.

Thursday August 9, 9.45am: New Walk. 5 miles, mostly flat (few stiles) Moonsbrook Paddocks, Alpacas, Wey South path, Malham, Okehurst, Loves Bridge and Rowner Lock. Meet at the Bat and Ball pub, Newpound Common, adjacent to Fisher’s Farm Park (TQ060269, RH14 0EH). No dogs. 2 hours. Sue 01403 255710.

Friday August 10, 10am: Meet in the lay-by opposite The Blue Ship, The Haven, near Five Oaks (TQ083305). Flat circular walk (some stiles) taking in the meadows and woodlands of the Low Weald. No dogs. 5½ miles. Margaret 01403 262311 and Emmy 255517.

Saturday August 11, 2pm: Fryern Park, 3 miles circular walk along the quiet roads and footpaths to the north of Storrington, stunning views of Storrington and the South Downs. Meet at Glebe Surgery car park, Monastery Lane, Storrington (TQ084144). Dogs allowed on a lead. Mick 01903 745971.

Sunday August 12, 10am: High Weald Landscape Trail. Meet at Roosthole Forestry Commission car park, Hammerpond Road, Horsham (TQ208298). 6 miles circular walk through forest and open heathland, some gentle slopes, no stiles. 3 hours. Daniela 07729 509092 and Alex 01403 273751.

Sunday August 12, 10am: Meet at Kithurst Hill car park (off Storrington to Amberley road). Hilly circular downland walk over Harrow Hill. Free, just turn-up. Dogs allowed on a lead. 6½ miles. Mick 01903 745971.

Tuesday August 14, 10am: The Kings Head, Rudgwick to Baynards. Free, just turn-up in the car park opposite the pub (TQ091343, RH12 3EB). A mostly flat (some stiles), 6 miles, circular walk along the Sussex Border Path, through farmland and woods passing Baynards Railway Station. No dogs. Geoff 01403 258180 and Pat 240654.

Tuesday August 14, 7pm: Meet in Bramber Village car park. 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 a torch. 6 miles. Ron 01403 265925.

Tuesday August 14, 7pm: Meet in Scarlett Arms car park, Walliswood (TQ119380). Fairly flat (one steep incline) circular walk through woods and farmland with beautiful views of the North Downs. Free, just turn-up. No dogs. 3½ miles. Pauline 01403 240419 and Jane 261672.

Wednesday August 15, 10am: Meet/park in Orchard Restaurant car park, West Grinstead, on A272 (TQ183225). Various, mostly flat, (some stiles) 4 to 5 miles circular walks through farmland, woods and along the Downs Link. Free, just turn-up. No dogs. Daniela 07729 509092 and Alex 01403 273751.