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* Sutton Bank Ramble

10/06/2017
* Sutton Bank Ramble

  A lovely day rambling from Sutton Bank Visitor Centre thanks to Ian and Flora. See Photos for more.    

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* Old Byland to Rievaulx Abbey

08/06/2017
* Old Byland to Rievaulx Abbey

  At last a break in the weather gave us a great ramble along lanes and tracks – and the chance to play in a couple of fords. See photos for more.

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* More Excitement on Rievaulx Moor

06/06/2017
* More Excitement on Rievaulx Moor

With ‘puddles’ up to the axle and water in the electrics we had more than enough excitement today.  See Photos for more.  

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* Stoughton Down RR & Rosedale Railway

05/06/2017
* Stoughton Down RR & Rosedale Railway

What a difference a couple of days make with the weather.  Val & Bob’s ramble from Stoughton Down to Kingley Vale was done in glorious weather while three days later Ian’s ramble along the Rosedale Railway from the Lion Inn on the North York Moors was rather wet – to say the least! See more […]

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* Dr Mike Bruton MBE

26/05/2017
* Dr Mike Bruton MBE

It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that our President and Founder Member, Dr Mike Bruton MBE, died in the afternoon of Wednesday 24th May having suffered from several bouts of pneumonia and a short period of time in hospital.   His son, Roger, tells me: Dad passed away peacefully at […]

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* Aston to Henley Ramble

26/05/2017
* Aston to Henley Ramble

A warm (some said hot!) sunny day saw us ramble gently along the banks for the River Thames from Aston to Henley on Thames with a stop at the Little Angel pub for tea and ice-creams. Many thanks to Ali, chair of Henley & Goring Ramblers for organising a lovely day out.  See Photos for […]

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* Notts & Derbyshire Rambles

22/05/2017
* Notts & Derbyshire Rambles

The forecast of thunder and rain proved false and, apart from a few showers, these four rambles, led by Judy & Bernard, were a wonderful success.  See Photos for more.

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* Peter Flick

21/05/2017
* Peter Flick

We were very sad to hear of the recent death of Peter Flick, our Regional Rep in Devon.  He was a member of Disabled Ramblers for ten years and organised a number of rambles for us in Devon and Cornwall, both on a National and Regional basis.    Peter was a great character, very bluff […]

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* Snowdonia Regional Rambles

10/05/2017
* Snowdonia Regional Rambles

Thanks Terry for running two excellent rambles in great weather in the Nant Ffrancon Valley and Penmachno Forest.  See Photos for more

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* Angmering Bluebell Ramble

04/05/2017
* Angmering Bluebell Ramble

  The Estate grounds at present are a mass of bluebells and it is a real treat to pass through the woods to see them.  We found a lovely little coppice to have our coffee break sitting among a blue sea of these lovely iconic spring flowers, and we then proceeded along the bridleways to […]

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* Southern Regional/Local Rambles in West Sussex and Hampshire

22/04/2017

Monday 1st May – West Sussex…Angmering Woods, nr Arundel.  BLUEBELL ramble through beautiful varied woodland paths and tracks on this lovely estate. 6/7 miles.  2+ Friday 2nd June – West Sussex…Stoughton Down to Kingley Vale, Nr Chichester, approx 6 miles.   2+ Monday 3rd July – Hampshire…Knightwood Oak to Anderwood, New Forest.  approx 6 miles. […]

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* Abraham’s Valley Ramble

04/04/2017
* Abraham’s Valley Ramble

Great to be joined on our second ramble on Cannock chase by Allie Pennington (pictured on the right) and Laura May, our two speakers at our AGM. See more at Photos    

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* A Sunny Day on Cannock Chase

02/04/2017
* A Sunny Day on Cannock Chase

A great start to our 2017 season with 19 scooters out on the Chase. See Photos for more

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* Rambles in Snowdonia May 8th & 9th

28/02/2017
* Rambles in Snowdonia May 8th & 9th

Terry is offering two great rambles this May in Snowdonia: Monday 8th May. Ogwen Visitor Centre to Bethesda. 8 miles. Cat 2 but a steep hill at the end so you need a good battery!! Tuesday 9th May. Penmachno Forest. 8 miles. Cat 2 to Cat 2+ For full details contact rambles@disabledramblers.co.uk

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* Malvern Hills RR

14/12/2016
* Malvern Hills RR

The Malvern Hills are a mecca for Midland folk and on this sunny December day what better place was there to be than on the summit of Worcestershire Beacon.  To see more go to Photos.

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* Downs Link RR.

30/11/2016
* Downs Link RR.

David, Val and Bob put together and led an excellent ramble along the first part of the Downs Link which runs from  St Martha’s Hill in Surrey to Shoreham-by-Sea in West Sussex. This section was from Southwater to Partridge Green. Please read all about it and see the photos here.

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* Autumn Newsletter.

06/11/2016

The latest Newsletter is now available.

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West Sussex Regional Ramble, Sunday 27th November 2016

23/10/2016

DOWNS LINK, NR HORSHAM, WEST SUSSEX – Section 1, SOUTHWATER COUNTRY PARK TO PARTRIDGE GREEN, WEST SUSSEX.   The Downs Link follows the route of a 37 mile disused railway line from St Martha’s Hill in Surrey to Shoreham-by-Sea in West Sussex,  linking in with other trails on the way.  One of our members in […]

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Hampshire Ramble Photos & Reports

22/10/2016
Hampshire Ramble Photos & Reports

Steamer Point and Andrews Mare, our last two National rambles of 2016, are now over and went very well in the autumn sunshine.  Many thanks to Di for organising this Tour and Val for stepping in to lead Steamer Point.  A big Thank You too to all our volunteers and ramble leaders without whom the […]

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Foxbury RR.

08/10/2016
Foxbury RR.

SOUTHERN REGIONAL RAMBLE – FOXBURY, EAST WELLOW, HAMPSHIRE This is a restoration project by the National Trust, with help from grants from the Lottery Fund. See Photos for more pictures and information.

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