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3 boroughs walk Beckenham Junction to Grove Park Station
Come with me on a walk that will involve woodland, country paths, a nature reserve, lunch and a talk by a local historian and a visit to Desmond tutus peace garden. {image below} We will meet at O'Neil's which is almost opposite Beckenham Junction Station at 11.00am where you will see a table with a meet up sign on it {To get to O'Neils's come out of the station turn left cross at the traffic lights and the pub is opposite.} 11.45am to 12.00 pm we will start our walk and make our way to Beckenham Place Park, and pick up the green chain, and will walk through woodland and nature trails and cross the railway bridge where Edith Nesbitt got her inspiration to write her famous book The Railway Children. From there we will walk around the nature reserve and make our way to the Ringway centre where we will have lunch around 2 pm, {included in the £10 cost is homemade soup and bread, a hot drink and a piece of cake} and we will be given a talk by a local historian about the area. After lunch we will visit some of the places mentioned in the talk, and then pick up the Green chain again, making our way to The Baring Hall Hotel {image below. Where we will have a earned drink with Grove Park Station being opposite the pub with trains running to London Stations. Walking distance approx. 4 miles, walking at a medium pace with time being allowed for photographs. For further information phone Paul on[masked] {this is not a smart phone} Cost £10

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