Wednesday B – Croydon
March 4 @ 10:15 am - 2:30 pm
Croydon – approx. 8 miles (with option for shorter 6.8 mile walk)
Route: From Croydon church, down to Wendy, across A1198 to Wimpole Avenue and thence to Arrington for lunch. (5 miles) Afternoon: Arrington to Croydon via Copton Way (3 miles) or shortcut to cars (1.8 miles)
Please note: There is a short stretch of road walking along the A1198, which tends to be busy. If the weather is inclement, and/or if visibility is poor, please consider wearing an item of bright clothing so you can be seen easily by drivers.
Come prepared for mud in places.
There are two stiles on the morning walk but none in the afternoon.
Meeting point: All Saints Church, Church Lane, Croydon SG8 0DL
Directions from Cambridge: Take A603 from Cambridge to roundabout at A1198. Take third exit through Arrington along Ermine Way and turn left to Croydon, as signposted. At monument, turn right up Church Lane.
Park in field diagonally opposite church, by kind arrangement with Gill’s brother. £1 donation per car will be collected
Lunch will be at the Hardwicke Arms, 96 Ermine Way, Arrington SG8 0AH at approximately 12.45 p.m.
The main restaurant has been booked for those eating in. Dogs allowed in the bar area. Those eating their own lunch may do so in the garden if purchasing a drink, otherwise they will need to eat nearby in Arrington (leaders will indicate where).
Leaders: Geoff Hale, mobile no. 07751 483715
Sue Knowles, mobile no. 07938 312678