The Ridgeway – The Court Hill Centre, Wantage

  The Court Hill Centre, The Ridgeway   At the end of day two of my walk of the Ridgeway National Trail I shuffled along, cold but sweaty, bruised, covered in chalk dust into the warmth of a tea room at the Court Hill Centre. The lovely ladies behind the counter made no comment about…

The Ridgeway National Trail: My Experience

        THE RIDGEWAY NATIONAL TRAIL In August 2015, having accrued a fair experience of life, I set out as a lone woman to walk the Ridgeway National Trail in 6 days.  My accommodation in bed and breakfasts  and hostels was pre-booked and I carried my own luggage on my back.  I set up…

The Ridgeway – Day One Walking the Ridgeway

    Day 1 of The Ridgeway National Trail: My Experience Avebury to Ogbourne St George The Ridgeway National Trail  – What have I taken on?…………… and background music!           As I set out early one August morning in 2015 from the friendly, safe setting of the Old Forge in East…

About the Journey and About Me

  Hi, and welcome to my walking  blog.  My name is Jackie McAll, and I love “trudging”.   I live in a pretty village in South Bedfordshire, noted for its John Bunyan connections and for as long as I can remember I have loved both walking and writing.  I so hope that you enjoy reading about both the…

Welcome to my Walking Blog

  My book “The Woman Who Walked Through Fear” has now been published by Sitting Duck Press.  The book describes my adventures during my Gratitude Walk of the Pilgrims’ Way and my journey through life.    My official book launch was on 25 May from 7.00 – 8.30 at Flitwick Library, Beds. Tickets £1 to include…