This beautiful book of walks from the Crown & Anchor in Ham contains short, medium and long circular walks, all starting from the pub on the village green. Written by Ron Forbes who is involved in the running of the pub and is also a keen walker, the book contains a map as well as detailed instructions for each of the 25 walks. An ideal excuse (as if you need one) for some fabulous walking, with a stop at the pub for refreshment!
You can buy the book - just £10 - from the Crown & Anchor or from their website - www.crownandanchorham.co.uk/walks/.
More about the Vale of Pewsey
The North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) includes within its 1730 sq.kms. some of the finest landscape in England, including chalk downland, river valleys, ancient woodland and historic sites, with the Vale of Pewsey at its heart.
Great West Way is a 125 mile touring route in the south of England, stretching from London to Bristol. The Vale of Pewsey is located right in the middle of the Great West Way, and is easily accessible by rail, road and canal.