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Eight amblers plus two guests braved the weather and came on this amble. Most of us met at Secrets farm shop car park to car share as the parking at Black Down can be difficult. We started our walk from the NT car park in Tennyson's Lane.When I recced the walk...

The fortnightly "Ukuleles of the Third Age" sessions are going really well with over 30 members, averaging 25 attending each session. We have enormous fun playing & singing all types of music (rock'n'roll being particularly popular), plus being a fun social occasion, which is evident from all the chatting during the...

Mud, Mud Glorious Mud! Unfortunately, no walk, Sidney wood was a tad wet and muddy!!But you could see sections of the normally dry Wey & Arun canal with water levels that could float a narrowboat.Happy Christmas and New Year, look forward to a dryer 2020. Next walk 16th January from the...

New paths along old ground! Starting at Broadwater Park [Old ground] and then along new paths that took in bits of the Wey South path, Downs Link and back via Unsted, with time for a relaxed Coffee stop!

Software Management in Linux Mint (also other Debian based distros )Update Manager Two types of update - Security or Software. If a new version of any package installed on your computer is made available you can upgrade to it. Level 1 and Level 2 updates are risk-free. The higher the level...

Frensham CommonIt was a lovely but rather cold morning as 8 of us set off for our amble. We started off quite briskly and as I was chatting away I didn't notice I had missed my first turn. No harm done,  and we quickly got back on the correct track having...

Puttenham Common to Gatwick and Cut MillThe weather was rather overcast and rain was forecast, but 8 of us set off anyway. The route was not too muddy despite the amount of rain we've been having. We started from the middle carpark and slowly made our way up to the top...

Our October walk was a damp occation and no cameras came out! Almost forgot to enter a blog.We squelched our way across Whitmoor common.Our next walk starts 10:00 from the Nursery Road car park of Broadwater Park Thursday 21st Nov.

Rambling-2 has started the new season following the paths around Dunsfold and taking in the views from the slopes of Hascombe Hill. The View was a fine reward having negotiated country lanes that had a feel of the M25 about them, and sections of footpath that had a distinct jungle feel!Next...