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From Gravesend to Eastbourne - 80 miles.

April to October 2013

Leg 1, 10.5 miles on 14th April 2013 - Gravesend to Addington.

Leaders Alastair & Jackie.

Friendly greeting from locals.

Hard to say goodbye.

Sign of things to come.

Well earned break.

The Bowling Alley, Luddesdown.

The Bowling Alley, Luddesdown.

Leg 2, 10.5 miles on 5th May 2013 - Addington to Barnes Street.

Leader Len.

Long Barrow.

Long Barrow.

Leg 3, 11.5 miles on 9th June 2013 - Barnes Street to Speldhurst.

Leaders Mike & Joyce.

Lovely day for a walk

Great scenery

Open spaces

West Peckham Village Green

Nice Oast Houses

West Peckham Village Green

The Swan on the Green

 West Peckham - with own Micro-brewery

Fully Refreshed

More Oast Houses

Looking forward to that coach.

River Medway


Tonbridge Castle

Tonbridge Castle

Must be Kent

We must be here somewhere!

Nearing the end

Church at Bidborough

The pictures of this leg were taken on Monday 27th May during the walk out.

All pictures by Jan.

Church at Speldhurst

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Leg 4, 10.5 miles on 21st July 2013 - Speldhurst to Ashdown Forest.

Leaders Keith & Cynthia.

Leg 5, 12 miles on 18th August 2013 - Ashdown Forest to Blackboys.

Leader Barry.

It’s been a hard walk!

Time for a Kit-Kat?

Our leaders plan the next move

Having a field day

Great view

And another

Bridging the gap

Oast houses

Nice woods

We've been promised an ice cream

Ashdown Forest

A well earned treat at end

Only another 12 miles

Time for a break

With a view

Shouldn't get lost here then

Barry shows the way to the pub

The Foresters Arms, Fairwarp

Who said it would be flat?

Spot the photographer

Now the Church

Hempstead Mill

Designer seat?

Leg 6, 14 miles on 15th September 2013 - Blackboys to Upper Dicker.

Leader Roger.

Leg 7 (Final), 12 miles on 20th October 2013 - Upper Dicker to Eastbourne.

Leader John F.

Leaving Blackboys

Nice and flat for a change

Good of the farmer to harvest it

Big skies

A change is afoot

On way to East Hoathly

East Hoathly Church

Lunch at Chiddingly

Making themselves at home

Chiddingly Church

Hellingly Church grounds

The circle game

Leaving Upper Dicker

A pair of posers

Arlington Church

Rest over

Unexpected blue sky

Long way to the hurdle

Long Man in sight

Looks like fun

Absorbing the surroundings

The Long Man of Wilmington

Up the Downs

Along the Downs

Down the Downs

Trees at last

Folkington Church

The last climb

Weather turning

Almost there

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