Weekly walks

Discovering Sussex (Inquiries 01903 813381/01342 315786)

Sunday February 3, 10am: Meet at Firle village car park (TQ 468074). “West Firle: Scarpfoot Mud and Views”. The classic scarpfoot scene, large open fields, flinty tracks, landscape gardens . . . and a mansion. 4 miles. Leader: Geoffrey Mead, Sussex University.

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

Saturday February 2, 10.20am: Meet at Glynde railway station car park (TQ 457088). Glynde to Lewes Linear. Saxon Down – Ashton Green – Ringmer (pub lunch at The Anchor Inn) – Malling Hill – River Ouse – Lewes. 8½ miles. Linear walk. Train Haywards Heath 0935 change Lewes to the 1009 arrives Glynde 1014. Return trains from Lewes 05 40 past the hour to Haywards Heath, 14 past for Glynde. Drivers car park in the Glynde village car park, TQ 457088, and await the train party. No dogs please. Leader John C, 01444 483860.

Sunday February 3, 11am: Meet at Groombridge Village Hall car park, Station Road (TQ 531373). Groombridge Circular. Groombridge Place – Stone Crossing – Groombridge. 5 miles. Leader Jill, 01273 480167, mobile on the day 07745 833795.

Tuesday February 5, 10.30am: Meet at Rodmell Monks House National Trust car park at the end of the village street (TQ 421064). Rodmell Circular. Southease Church – River Ouse – Halcombe Farm – Telscombe – Cricketting Bottom – Mill Hill – Rodmell. 6 miles. Leaders Bernard and Barbara, 01273 844840.

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.

Horsham District Council Health Walks (Inquiries 01403 215269)

Thursday January 31, 10am: Meet at the White Horse PH car park, Maplehurst (TQ 190246). Mostly flat (some stiles) Wealden circular walk through fields and woodland almost to Cowfold. Free, just turn-up. No dogs. 5½ miles. Geoff 01403 258180 and Pat 240654.