Category Archives: Capital Ring

Capital Ring and Grand Union Canal: Richmond to Osterley Lock to Greenford

Saturday 8th December 2012 9.6 miles including station links Toilets: Cafes and pubs in Richmond; Garden Centre at Syon Park; The Fox pub, Hanwell; Animal Centre at Brent Lodge Park; Westway Cross Shopping Park, Greenford; Pub near Greenford Station; Greenford … Continue reading

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Capital Ring: Wimbledon Park to Richmond

Sunday 22nd July 2012 7.5 miles including station links Toilets: Wimbledon Park (near cafe); Wimbledon Park (by the lake); Windmill at Wimbledon Common; Richmond Park (Robin Hood Gate); Pembroke Lodge; Playground at Petersham Road; Petersham Meadows; Pubs and cafes in … Continue reading

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Capital Ring: Crystal Palace to Streatham to Wimbledon Park

Saturday 30th June 2012 9.6 miles Toilets:  Norwood Grove; Rookery Gardens; Streatham Common; Pubs and cafes at Streatham; Balham Leisure Centre; Pubs and cafes in Balham; The Hope Pub at Wandsworth Common (part of the Community Toilet Scheme); Cafe at … Continue reading

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Capital Ring: Grove Park to Crystal Palace

Saturday 26th May 2012 7 miles approx Toilets: Beckenham Place Park; Kent House Tavern, Thesiger Road; More pubs in Penge; Crystal Palace Park. This weekend’s walk was slightly shorter than noted in the guide book, since when we did the … Continue reading

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Capital Ring: Falconwood to Grove Park

Sunday 25th March 2012 5 miles approx Toilets:  Eltham Park South, Eltham Palace On we continued with our next section of the Capital Ring.  We headed down a tree-lined avenue at the side of the woods, before crossing the bridge … Continue reading

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Capital Ring: Woolwich to Falconwood

Sunday 11th March 2012 8 miles approx, including Woolwich Foot Tunnel, Thames Barrier detour and station links Toilets: Woolwich; Thames Barrier Visitor Centre; Pubs on Shooters Hill; Pavillion at Oxleas Meadows; Harvester pub/restaurant at Falconwood. When we did the previous … Continue reading

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Capital Ring: Hendon Park to Highgate

Saturday 14th January 2012 5.8 miles including station links Toilets: Hendon Park; Lyttelton Playing Fields; Cherry Tree Wood; Highgate Wood; Cafe at Queens Wood; Various pubs in Highgate. We’d been doing the Capital Ring mostly in a clockwise direction, but … Continue reading

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