A Whiz Around Marlborough High Street

A Whiz Around Marlborough High Street

Marq English and I are heading to Avebury, but on the way we stop at Marlborough, a fabulous medieval market town in Wiltshire. It has the second widest high street in the UK and a line of ancient buildings behind the shop fronts. Curiously there are two churches set either of the high street. The …

Walking Blackdown in the Autumn

Walking Blackdown in the Autumn

Blackdown is a Sussex Hill over 900ft above sea level. It is the highest point in the Southdowns National Park. Julia and I are joined by Ed Warren and Simon Arnold for an autumnal stroll around its loveliness to take in the stunning views. My videos are funded 100% by people like you. If you …

A Stamp Around Box Hill Fort in Surrey

A Stamp Around Box Hill Fort in Surrey

I have met up with my old mate, Matthew Holdsworth, to explore Box Hill Fort in Surrey. The Old Fort is one of 13 mobilisation centres (known collectively as the London Defence Positions) built in the 1890s to protect London from invasion from continental Europe.] The six acre site of the fort was originally purchased …

A Scramble Up Box Hill in Surrey

A Scramble Up Box Hill in Surrey

Today I am climbing the steep slope of Box Hill, a summit of the North Downs in Surrey, approximately 19 miles south-west of London. The hill takes its name from the ancient box woodland found on the steepest west-facing chalk slopes overlooking the River Mole. The western part of the hill is owned and managed …

Pony Walk in Small Dole, Nr Henfield, West Sussex

Pony Walk in Small Dole

The lovely Julia Hartley and myself are taking a stroll in Small Dole, near Henfield in West Sussex. The object, to get down to the river Adur. We don’t quite make that but we do discover some fabulous ponies on the way. Julia is in her element. My videos are funded 100% by people like …