6 Walkers plus Flinton met at the Stew Pond Car Park for the walk around the Common, map below. The paths were firm and easy going following the blue lines. We walked to Ashtead Common Pond and the took the path to the Epsom Well. Discovered in 1618 by a farmer and later recognised for... Continue Reading →
13 Members and their Partners plus 2 dogs some starting from Walton Heath CP meeting the rest at the Sportsman, Tadworth, on the way to Colley Hill. The weather was fine, sunny and dry with clear views over the South Downs. We stopped at the Folly. We walked to the site of the 1945 B17... Continue Reading →
A great day for a visit to Painshill Gardens, an 18th century theme park near Cobham, Surrey created between 1738 and 1773 by Charles Hamilton. Originally a piece of country landscape, it was transformed into a park by the additions of buildings purchased outside of England and a lake. More details can be found on... Continue Reading →
A number of Members, their partners and a dog walked through the Park after the rain in May and stopped at the pavilion for coffee.
A visit to see the lights in December at Wakehurst, which is part of the Kew Gardens parks. A Bee. Many lights. Reflections in a lake. Reflections in front of the house, which had many changing images. Anyone for a game of conkers! A lighted archway. Lights hanging from a tree.
The group met ay Epsom Downs and walked to Centenary Woods on October 20th. From the left: Ron, Pat, Liz, Bob, Jeanie, Malcolm, Ken and Norman. Photographer Peter. Standing in a field of recently planted woods. Pat conducting his inspection. Memorial seat to Joseph Farrar who died on 17 March 1917 when his destroyer HMS... Continue Reading →
A Group of 5 Members with the support of 2 guides walked around Walton Heath on Thursday 24 September. The walk was about 4 miles and took almost 2 hours. We started out from Walton Heath Car Park. The Group consisted of Ken (Guide), Richard, Norman (Guide), Ron, Frank and Pat with Peter behind the... Continue Reading →
The Probus Ewell bikers’ formation visited the Biggin Hill Memorial Museum and Chapel on 20th August. The permanent memorial chapel at Biggin Hill emerged in 1943 when RAF personnel thought it would be appropriate to have a memorial to the increasing number of aircrew who were being killed on operations from within the Biggin Hill sector,... Continue Reading →
Probus Club of Ewell “Bikers” ride-out to celebrate the relaxing of restrictions. (we were 2 metres apart it’s just the camera angle!).
A Conspiracy History of the World by Andy Thomas. Andy began his illustrated talk by showing the strange symbol on the US $1 bill. Borrowed from Egyptian civilisation, the pyramid denotes strength and the ability to weather the ages. The Latin phrase ‘Annuit Coeptis’ around the top of the pyramid means ‘God has favored our... Continue Reading →