Exploring Fittleworth Village in West Sussex

Exploring Fittleworth Village in West Sussex

The lovely Julia and I are out exploring another quintessentially English village, Fittleworth in West Sussex. Our walk starts at the two sixteenth century pack-horse bridges, both of stone construction and originally built narrower and widened more recently for modern day traffic. The first bridge crosses the river Rother, while the second, Clappers Bridge, gives […]

Exploring Monkmead Wood and golf course in West Chiltington

Exploring Monkmead Wood and golf course in West Chiltington

Today I have teamed up with Cynthia Julian to explore a short piece of woodland that leads to a manicured golf course, hidden away from sight in this area of West Sussex inhabited by large houses and millionaires. We are in Monkmead Woods in West Chiltington where soldier camped in the second world war and […]

Exploring St James Church in Shere, Surrey

St James Church in Shere

Continuing my exploration of the beautiful village of Shere in Surrey, I turn my attention to the parish church of St James. Once again my guide is Marq English, friend and fellow youtuber. The church of St James is in the Early English style, most being 12th, 13th and 14th century. It replaced an earlier […]

A Tour of the Beautiful Village of Shere in Surrey.

A Tour of the Beautiful Village of Shere in Surrey.

Today I am taking a stroll through the quintessentially English village of Shere in Surrey, close to Dorking and Guildford and just south of the A25. My guide is the knowledgeable Marq English who used the village as a location for his film productions. Shere is a small still partly agricultural village chiefly set in […]

Exploring Offa’s Dyke with Harriet and Lola

Offa's Dyke Path is a long-distance footpath following closely the Wales–England border.

Today I am exploring a small section of Offa’s Dyke near Montgomery on the English/Welsh border. Harriet and Lola have joined me. It is a walk we have done before. Offa’s Dyke Path is a long-distance footpath following closely the Wales–England border. Opened in 1971, it is one of Britain’s National Trails and draws walkers […]