Worcester & Birmingham Canal: Droitwich Spa to Hopwood, Part 1

I ventured back up to Droitwich Spa in Worcestershire to do a two-day walk from there along the Worcester and Birmingham Canal and ending up at the historic Gas Street Basin in central Birmingham and therefore completing that canal in its entirety. This post brings you on the first day of that walk

Greenspace Talking: Our Top 10 Pubs

If you have been following our posts it should be no secret to you that Harriet and I like to have a drink on our walks should the opportunity arise. Pub stops have become a staple part of our journeys. As well as providing respite and refreshment, it is always interesting to observe the individual character of … Continue reading Greenspace Talking: Our Top 10 Pubs

Kennet & Avon Canal: Hungerford to Thatcham

This is the first day of our walk along the towpath from Hungerford to Reading. The first day concluded with a stop overnight in Thatcham. The next post will cover the second day and remaining stretch from Thatcham to Reading. We returned to Hungerford to pick up where we left off on the last stretch of the K&A … Continue reading Kennet & Avon Canal: Hungerford to Thatcham