News


Tue 30th Jun 2020
All the details of the new LDWA challenge for July are here:  https://ldwa.org.uk/challenge_events/cv100.php.    If you’d like to bring some focus to your exercise in July why not join in with the LDWA Virtual 100-mile Challenge. Even though the restrictions on exercise are being eased…
Mon 29th Jun 2020
Dear Member Please find the July Newsletter attached. It has been sent on 29.06.20 due to the news that it contains in relation to the new July Challenge thus providing members time to get involved should they wish to do so. 2007_LDWA_Chair_Newsletter.pdf Regards, David MorganLDWA Chair
As most members are probably now aware, the LDWA has taken the first tentative steps towards resuming LDWA social walks.  You can read the message from LDWA Chair David Morgan here with a link to the updated guidelines (19th June 2020).  This is positive news but please remember all BBN social…
Thu 18th Jun 2020
Dear Member I hope you are keeping safe and well in these strange unprecedented times. You will be pleased to hear your August 2020 Strider will be on its way to you towards the middle of July.  Therefore to ensure all my mailing lists are up to date if you have moved house in the last few months…
Wed 17th Jun 2020
  Slow Ways is a project to create a network of linked paths covering the entire UK.  More here: https://ravenellison.com/portfolio/slow-ways/
Wed 10th Jun 2020
The Summer Newsletter is on the website   https://ldwa.org.uk/lgt/downloads/BedsBucksAndNorthants/2020_Summer_Newsletter.pdf Thank you all who responded to the request for a paragraph or two about how you came to join the LDWA. I found them a fascinating read. Hope everybody else enjoys them too.…
Wed 10th Jun 2020
The entries for the Virtual Cream Tea Challenge are here   ENTRIES and the eagerly awaited results are here   AWARDS AND THE WINNER   Well folks it would have been one of the social events of the year this Saturday if Mr Covid hadn’t got involved. That’s right it would have been my Cream…
NOTICE OF AGM  The AGM will be held at Ellesborough Village Hall & Parish Rooms,  Butlers Cross HP17 0TX at 2pm on Sunday 29th November 2020  There will be four vacancies on the committee that will need to be filled at the AGM. This includes the election of a new Group Secretary and a new…
Fri 5th Jun 2020
Dear Member Please find the June Newsletter attached. 2006_LDWA_Chair_Newsletter.pdf Regards, David MorganLDWA Chair
Tue 2nd Jun 2020
Well done to everyone who took part in the Virtual Pick & Mix. Our loops are here: Virtual Pick & MIx Special mention for: New members Sara and Del – this was their first LDWA event – here’s hoping we can welcome you both on a real walk soon Adrian – who was the longest loopiest looper…
The Virtual Y 100 Sir Fynwy 2020 Souvenir Booklet
Thu 21st May 2020
  A sub-group of the NEC is meeting weekly to review Government advice and consider the information coming out of the daily briefings. They have decided that only the Local Group Headers will be included in August Strider, there will be no listing of walks and no attempt to second guess whether…
Thu 21st May 2020
  I devised the Tring Boundary Trail a few years ago. In total it is about 28 miles on footpaths and takes in Ashridge, the Chiltern dip slope, the summit of Hertfordshire, Tring Reservoirs and parts of Aylesbury Vale. It has a full route description in LDWA style and can be done in stages. I…
Hathersage Trip - 28th-31st August 2020 Roy has provided lots more information about the Hathersage Trip over the August Bank Holiday weekend (28-31 August 2020) including full details of each day's walk, plus places of interest and route maps.  It really is great to have something…
A note from Julia Warman, LDWA Membership Dear Member Whilst we all find we may have a little more time on our hands than usual at the moment, please find attached a Guide to Using your LDWA Membership Page for your perusal.    I presented this at the recent AGM and it was well received.…
Mon 17th Feb 2020
  Our merchandise supplier PECO has set up a bespoke “sports kit arm” for online ordering.It’s so lovely and easy to use! You simply click on the item you are interested in and all the information about materials, sizes, prices is there to help you make your choice. Do take a look at the…