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WalkingAndHiking
http://www.walkingandhiking.co.uk/

Long Distance Walkers Association
http://www.ldwa.org.uk/

GPS Cycle and Walking Routes
http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/
 
Holidays booked through
 
 
 
Accommodation
 
('For accommodation and other services along long-distance footpaths' - wonderful!)
 
Luggage transfer
 
 
 
Websites relating to particular walks
 
Dales Way
 
Icknield Way Path
 
Offa's Dyke
 
South West Coast Path
 
St Cuthbert's Way
http://www.stcuthbertsway.fsnet.co.uk/

http://www.visitscottishborders.com/WhatToSee/Walking/Routes/StCuthbertsWay/default.aspx

Norfolk County Council
(including Fen Rivers Way, Nar Valley Way, Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path, Weavers' Way, Angles Way, Great Eastern Pingo Trail)
 
Other walkers' websites
http://www.walkingenglishman.com/index.aspx An amazing site which not only describes very, very many walks of 'The Walking Englishman' (Mike Brockhurst) but also provides links to many other sites and a directory of all the long distance footpaths in the UK.
 
http://www.jbutler.org.uk/e2e/index.shtml  John Butler's 'End-to-end walk', from Lands End to John O'Groats, was walked in stages (not necessarily in order) between 1988 and 2004 and incorporates several long distance footpaths. Thanks John, for your inspiration!
 
http://www.blogger.com/profile/10150175869214103097 David spent 12 years walking around the coast of Britain (not described) and since then has walked from Dungeness to Durness (his 'alternative end to end' walk) and from Lowestoft (the most easterly point in England) to St David's (the most westerly point in Wales) (his East-West walk). At the time of writing (September 2011) he has almost completed an inland 'Kent to Cornwall' walk. This is a blog with a rather basic top level, but the descriptions of the walks themselves are excellent.
 
http://www.gtleisure.co.uk/walks/index.htm Once you get past the irritating walking boots that come towards you on the front page of George Tod's site, there are useful descriptions of a number of long distance paths. George prefers high level walking, so this link is included for a view that contrasts with my own.
 
http://ramblingowl.blogspot.com/ 'The Rambling Owl' - journal-style descriptions of long distance walks by real people(!), Mark and Colin Walford.
 
http://www.pighole.co.uk/IntroPage.htm Amusing accounts from a group of walkers : 'The Pighole Team'.

http://www.greatnorfolkwalk.com/index.html Bob Cains' account is one of the few others that describe the Angles Way, Peddars Way, Norfolk Coast Path and Weavers' Way as a round - his 'Great Norfolk Walk'. Bob has since emigrated to Australia.

http://annierak.hoofbags.me.uk/index.html Another site that includes many of the more local routes that we have done - and many that we haven't - with lots of photos. Some of the long distance paths described are far from complete, but I guess I do that too.
 
http://www.petes-walks.co.uk/index.html Pete Collins is based in the Chilterns and his site includes descriptions of long distance paths in that area, plus in other walks.
 
http://griffmonster-walks.blogspot.com/ Griff Chamberlain's excellent blog includes walks in Norfolk and Suffolk as well as further afield.
 
http://ruthl.wordpress.com/ At last - another 50-something woman who walks and writes about it! Ruth Livingstone, a GP from Lincolnshire has a rather more ambitious aim though, namely to walk around the coast of the British mainland. Her blog is well written and a pleasure to read.
 
http://sallyinnorfolk.com/ Even more amazing - 'Sally in Norfolk' also lives in West Norfolk, also enjoys walking and also writes about it.
 
http://geoffjones.com/ 'Sally in Norfolk' 's friend, who walked  the South West Coast Path in April/May 2012, completing it just before we walked the section from Plymouth to Teignmouth.
 
http://ramblingman.org.uk/ 'The Rambling Man' aka Andrew Bowden. Descriptions of a couple of the long distance paths we have walked, plus a few others.

Related links (not actually about walking...)

http://www.jduckettimages.co.uk/ John Duckett's landscape photography - mostly photographs of Norfolk and Suffolk. Discovered by way of a display on the Anglian Bus between Diss and Earsham!
 
http://www.waysidearteastanglia.me.uk/index.html Avril Pierssene started by photographing village signs, then added in other 'Wayside Art', throughout East Anglia.
 
 
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