four days" ramble in Surrey and West Sussex including a brief account of Blackdown and the "Highlands of Surrey". by James Richmond Sheen

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During this time limited information will be available through the County Council Blog apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Coronavirus (COVID): Find our latest information and advice about coronavirus in West Sussex. This is actually a mile (33 km) walking route, which starts in the town of Alton, follows the steep, densely wooded East Hampshire Hangers to the market town of Petersfield – and finishes at the Queen Elizabeth Country Park.

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While we can’t go on these lovely walks right now, there’s no reason why we all can’t plan to one day in the future. Enjoy! The need to travel to wonderful faraway destinations and discover hidden gems .

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