Haddenham.net

Easier Access for a Rural Walk

Home » News » Easier Access for a Rural Walk
Wychert Way Gate 02
Wychert Way Gate 03

Stile-free walks from Haddenham take several steps forward

Stiles along the footpaths from Haddenham to Cuddington and Dinton, and most of the route to Chearsley as well as the route from Chearsley to Cuddington are being replaced by gates.

The programme, initiated by the Haddenham Safe Walking and Cycling Group and funded by the BCC Local Area Forum, is well underway and a total of 26 gates will be installed by the end of March.

The stile replacement programme forms the first phase of a plan to significantly reduce the number of stiles on the 12 miles Wychert Way and the connecting links to nearby villages.

The Wychert Way is already way-marked with green roundels and the links with orange roundels, funded by the Haddenham Beer Festival. A guide leaflet is in preparation and there will be detailed information here on Haddenham.net with the more details of the route.

So, even if you're not a committed rambler, some delightful rural walks are now easily accessible and the Spring and Summer weather is nearly upon us ...

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Rob's Runners
Haddenham Webteam: Sat 06 Jun 8:30am

A group of local residents are running for our NHS to say thank you!They will be running a range of distances each, over a continuous 24 hour period.The team comprises 12 people (some pictured here — full team listed below) — essentially six couples. They are a group of friends who got to know one another through their children all knowing each other from the Junior school or other...

Damien & Andy_Montage
David Finch: Wed 03 Jun 11:45am

Andy Coles & Damien Natale; Damien Natale & Andy Coles. However you say it, it's not possible to rationalise the events of Monday evening when the two great friends, cyclists and Sportive organisers from Haddenham both died whilst doing something they so very much enjoyed. Whether they were raising money for charity, creating and putting on events for others or just ensuring their mates had...

Scarecrow Festival 62
Francesca Flaxton: Sun 31 May 6:00pm

Haddenham Scarecrow Festival Open Monday 1st to Sunday 14th JuneTHANK YOU to everyone who has entered this year's Haddenham Association of Scouts & Guides' Scarecrow Festival. We have had a fantastic response with a record breaking 127 entries from all over Haddenham!! Our previous average has been 58 entries, with the highest number in 2018 of 71. In these very challenging times...