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Shakespeare’s Way  -  146 miles  
The Globe Theatre, London  to  Stratford-upon-Avon
  Walked by West Essex Ramblers - 2011 to 2012

Shakespeare's Way has been developed to forge an interesting link between Stratford-upon-Avon and London and to raise funds for Stratford's Shakespeare Hospice

A book has been produced called "Shakespeare's Way - a journey of imagination" on behalf of The Shakespeare's Way Association, St Mary's Barn, Pillerton Priors, Warwick CV35 0PG.

It includes maps, walking instructions, information on what you will see, and also details the OS maps which cover the route. 

The route in the book starts from Stratford-upon-Avon, but they have also produced a supplementary booklet going in the direction we went.  

Publication is by the Macmillan Way Association and profits of this book are passed to the Shakespeare Hospice.

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Their website:


includes a copy of the basic route. It also has details of how to purchase the book.