Dates, Details and Documents


Last updated 21 May 2022

For our Kent Group walks programme, see Future Walks - and here's a Map.  Go to Dates.  Go to Documents.
Get easy access to Nearby Challenge Events complete with entry details and results.
Please send any contributions or suggestions for our Kent Group Newsletters to newsletter.kent@ldwa.org.uk

Hints for Walkers
Please contact Peter Jull with suggestions for walks and/or offers to lead.

Dog owners and walk leaders may find these LDWA guidelines to Dogs on Walks useful.
Check up on the Countryside Code.

Livestock and rights of way - reducing the risk: advice from the NFU.
Using the train? Check National Rail timesCar parks at Southeastern stations.
Keep an eye on the BBC Weather, and check for flood warnings.
Please note that the times advertised are the times that the walks start.
To be ready to go when the walk leader sets off, please try to arrive at least 10 minutes before the advertised time.
Please be aware of our data protection and privacy rules and see this Forum post.
Forms and Guidelines for Social Walks are in the Toolkit for LDWA Officers.
Problems on your walk?  Pathwatch is a Ramblers web page designed to alert the highways authority.
Which path?  Zoom in to the KCC map of Public Rights of Way to find out.
The Highway Code Part One - The Road User On Foot - YouTube - PDF - (The Master Singers 1966), or, more prosaically, here (updated 29 January 2022)

Pub meetings are at 8.30pm at the Rose & Crown, Wrotham, on the first Monday of each month.
If this is a Bank Holiday then we meet on the following Monday. All are welcome.

Walkers Are Welcome in Dover and Elham

Walking Festivals
Elham Valley Walking Festival 28 - 29 May 2022
White Cliffs Walking Festival 25 - 30 August 2022
High Weald Walking Festival 10 - 18 September 2022
Heart of Kent Walking Festival 30 September - 2 October 2022

Other Notable Dates

2022
Trans-Pennine 100: Friday 3 June to Sunday 5 June.  Kent Group are at Checkpoint 9.
LDWA at 50: 19 June. Kent Group will celebrate at Ryarsh Village Hall ME19 5LS.  Details are here.
Local Groups' Weekend Friday 11 November to Sunday 13 November Peak District

2023
Elephant, Bear and Bull 100: Saturday 27 May to Monday 29 May.  Kent Group Checkpoint


Documents
Toolkit for LDWA Officers
- all the latest documents from the national website
Kent Group Constitution 2016
Kent Group Survey - August 2016
Checkpoint Guidance - February 2019
Dog Registration Form - August 2021
Minutes of AGM held on 30 January 2022