French Walks and Sunday Roasts is the brainchild of Olivier Bertin. He gets French people, Francophones (people from other French-speaking countries) and Francophiles with a good standard of French (it’s NOT a French conversation class), out into the English countryside for a good walk and a Sunday roast.
Sunday 11 February 2018 – Leigh – Penshurst (13.5 km)
09:40 GMT/UTC in front of ticket office, London Bridge station (LBG)
London Bridge station as walkers may be able to benefit from 1/3rd off on group tickets reducing return from £16.70 to £11.20
10:04 GMT/UTC train to Leigh
11:05 GMT/UTC arrive Leigh
Starting from Leigh, the pub is 7.5km into the walk.
The Rock Inn
The Rock Inn gets five stars on TripAdvisor and is described as “a real country pub”. Local brewery Larkins Brewery in Chiddingstone, lists The Rock Inn as a stockist.
The alternate lunch pub is The Castle Inn at Chiddingstone, another Larkins stockist.
Trains to London from Penshurst are 44 mins past the hour
If you want to take part, RSVP French Walks & Sunday Roasts Facebook or email Olivier Bertin firstname.lastname@example.org with PENSHURST in the subject box – especially useful if you are coming from Kent or Surrey and will meet at Leigh.
It can get muddy !