Email Archive


A reminder of the 50th Anniversary Cream Tea Walk next Sunday, joining details Thames Valley LDWA - 50th LDWA ANNIVERSARY CREAM TEA WALK. Start is at West Wycombe NT Car Park 9am at top of hill. if you wish to join the Cream Tea at Bradenham at circa 13 (shortcut) or 15 mls, and havent paid the…
Sat 11th Jun 2022
Thank you for recently joining Thames Valley LDWA either as a Primary or Secondary member. We hope to see you on a walk soon ; our programme as it stands at the moment is here Thames Valley LDWA - Programme. Its a bit light at the moment but we usually manage to fill it with both A and B walks of…
Wed 8th Jun 2022
As part of the LDWAs 'Big Walk' for the organisations 50th anniversary, can I remind you of these events TV LDWA is holding: SUN 19 JUNE : 50TH ANNIVERSARY WALKS.  50 km (31 mls) or 25km (16.2mls) . Meet 0800 or 0900 respectively at Henley Mill Lane Car Park. No registration necessary. Bring your…
Fri 29th Apr 2022
The email below was sent to local walking groups recently, so we need to be aware of it if using the car park for our walks.   Dear Walk organiserWe believe that you may already have taken advantage of the facility that we offer in Nuffield to use our Church carpark when it is not in use for its…
Unfortunately this Sunday's (17th)  B walk from Stokenchurch is cancelled. The 21 mile 'A' walk (Oxon Marshals Walk) from West Wycombe top of hill car park will still take place and the pace will now be adjusted to suit everyone.  If anyone wants to do it faster, route descriptions will be…
Tue 15th Feb 2022
The Bath Beat Challenge walk on Saturday 23 April is now open for entries: this normally fills up early on. It can be combined in the same weekend with the Wye Valley Challenge or the Pewsey Downsaround  See https://www.thebathbeat.co.uk/2020-entry/ Cheers Duncan TV LDWA Secretary
Sun 26th Sep 2021
We regret to inform the group that one of our most loved characters of the noughties decade, Michael Cameron-Wood, has passed away suddenly. His partner Trish  wishes this message to be passed on to anyone who may have known him. For those who wish to say a final goodbye, Michael will be cremated…
We have been asked to forward the following to walk leaders: The LDWA History Group offers members the opportunity to take part in social walks where there is a historical theme or background to the event. These walks are scheduled through the LDWA History Group Meet Up page, and are available to…
  Some of you may not have received the original of this email, so I'm sending it again, with an addition about Sunday, highlighted below.   A reminder about our picnic walks this Sunday, 15th August 2021; see here. In order to help with the catering please email Duncan by Saturday on 07884…
As well as our own Oxon 20/32/40 (https://www.sientries.co.uk/event.php?elid=Y&event_id=7844),which now has 54 entries, the groups around us now have their own anytime challenges that we'd like to bring to your attention. The following updates anything in Strider and indeed there are some events…
Thu 23rd Jul 2020
Note forwarded from Tim Glenn, (NEC - Events and Merchandise)     I have a simple request, which will either be a straight forward yes or no, although if the latter there is no need to get in touch.   On Wednesday 17th June the area of my garage where I store copies of back-Striders was…
As you may have noticed in the current walks programme we do not have enough leaders to provide a social walk every Sunday between April and August. Those of you who have not led for us please consider leading a walk, even if it's only once a year. If you need help to design a walk we have…
Tue 26th Nov 2019
Those of you who knew him will, I feel sure, be deeply shocked and saddened to hear of the death on Monday of Chris Lloyd, a longstanding, well loved and respected Thames Valley member and walk leader. Chris led his last walk for the group less than a week before his death, when he seemed in good…
Thu 31st Jan 2019
Following a directive from the LDWA's NEC we must collect participant information on Social Walks for public liability insurance purposes. It will be kept for three years. Please try to remember your membership number, or get into the habit of bringing your membership card with you (though you…
Wed 29th Jan 2014
Note forwarded from National LDWA   The Accident and Incident form has been revised and you can find Guidance notes and the Reporting form in the LDWA library on the website, link for a downloadable copy is given below   http://www.ldwa.org.uk/library/LDWA_accident_and_incident_form.doc