The Bell Boxford (3.6m)

Pub-website RG20 8DD SU 424713
About five miles from Newbury on the Lambourn valley road. Go N from the Waitrose roundabout, and turn L at the mini roundabout then keep SO until you arrive.
NOW CLOSED (Jun 2022) but if you can park here or nearby, the nearest place for lunch is the Five Bells at Wickham, a couple of miles away

Leave the pub towards Newbury, turn L and follow the road over the River Lambourn, and bear to the R by the church. Follow the road for a further 600yds, first uphill, then down, and then take a farm track on the R. Follow this for a mile until you come to a R turn into a wood by Copse Barn. Take this emerging from the wood and joining a track in about 300yds. Turn R here onto the Lambourn Valley Way, which follows that river back to Boxford. Turn L over the bridge in Boxford to return to the pub.

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