Along the Thames from Waterloo

Sun 28th Dec 2014

Walk Details:

Event Details Updated
Full details of December's walk now released
Event Type
Group Walk
Region
Southern England
Local Group
London
Distance
c 18ml.
Start Time
9.00
Route
Meet at 9 am outside Foyles bookshop on Waterloo station concourse

Walk east past London Bridge, Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf, Greenwich, O2, the Emirates cable car, the Thames Barrier, and Woolwich finishing at Erith from where there is a train back to Central London. Around 18 miles

General Notes
Limber up after the Christmas pudding with a walk along the Thames on 28 December. Around 18 miles, with stopping points for trains at Woolwich (13 miles) and Abbey Wood (15 miles) if you want to make it shorter. Coffee/ early lunch stop at Greenwich but you may prefer to bring sandwiches as many eating places could be closed over the Christmas break. Leader David Rossington: phone number in Strider
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Walk Report

Along the Thames from Waterloo, Sunday 28th December 2014
18 walkers, 17 miles - leader David Rossington
Seventeen people joined the Group's the "Along the Thames from Waterloo" hike on Saturday, 28 December. It was a beautiful sunny day and we enjoyed seeing a cross section of London from the centre to the outskirts as we walked from Waterloo along the Thames Path, beyond the Thames Barrier to Erith, reaching our destination just as the sun was setting.

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