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Showing the Way!

Fancy walking the line?

Fancy walking the line? Join the trustees on short walks based on the Watercress Way, the new 26-mile trail NE of Winchester, based on old railway lines and droves
Tony puts up Waymarker near Sutton Scotney

Waymarking nears completion

We are delighted to announce that we have almost completed putting up the signs for the entire route.
Volunteers follow the signpost to Bridgets Lane

The Watercress Way Volunteers in Action

Although some of us have volunteered or led teams of conservation volunteers in the past, we haven't had a special The Watercress Way Volunteer team- until now!
Walkers meet at The Bush Ovington

First Sunday in the Month – Fund Raising Walk

On Sunday 3rd December we met up for a walk from the Car Park of The Bush at Ovington, Nr Alresford.

The Railway Bridge at Sutton Scotney

We have identified an exciting new project for The Watercress Way. We plan to open up the old railway line at Sutton Scotney.
AGM at Worthy Down Halt June 2017

AGM of The Watercress Way 28 June 2017

A group of interested local people joined the 9 Trustees in celebrating the first year since the registration

The Watercress Way Leaflet

We are delighted to announce that we have printed a leaflet advertising The Watercress Way.
Railway talk

A Railway History

On Sunday 30th April, local historian Peter Clarke gave a talk at Itchen Stoke Church on the railways which used to run along the route of the planned Watercress Way long distance footpath.
Botanical Walk group

Botanical Walk, Itchen Valley

The clouds had been gathering during the morning and by lunchtime it was raining.