Category Archives: Walks


Wealden and Eastbourne Walking Festival 2016

View of fields over MayfieldHurry, there are still some places left on walks in the Wealden and Eastbourne Walking Festival which starts on Saturday 24th September and ends on Sunday 2nd October.

There are all types of walks from short 1-2 mile walks up to 12 miles routes. Options include walks for health at any easy pace, walks round historic places, wildlife walks and Nordic walking taster sessions. You can go round historic sights such as Old Eastbourne and Pevensey or walk through the stunning countryside of the High Weald, South Downs National Park or the coastal cliffs. There is even a trail running session.

With so much on offer, it would be a shame to miss out. Go to the Sussex Walking Festival website for details


I was looking at the Living Streets website today and felt I had to share the quote on their homepage: “All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking” Friedrich Nietzsche Another good reason to go out for a walk. (By the way, if you are not aware of the Living Streets mission to get everyone walking… Continue Reading

Sandyden Wood

This month’s Mayfield Footpath Walk took us to Sandyden Wood, probably somewhere that many people have not visited much since it is a few miles north of the Mayfield. We met a large group of walkers from Crowborough as well as some from Mark Cross so it seems to attract those from other areas. It… Continue Reading