Countryside Gateways in the South East (WIP)



National Parks:

New Forest – Hampshire

South Downs – Hampshire, West Sussex, East Sussex (including the Heritage Coast around Beachy Head and the Seven Sisters, East Sussex).



Chichester Harbour – West Sussex

Chilterns – Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, (Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire): Henley-on-Thames, Wallingford, Watlington

High Weald – Kent, West Sussex, East Sussex

Isle of Wight AONB – Isle of Wight (including the Heritage Coasts on the West of the island).

Kent Downs – Kent

North Wessex Downs – Berkshire, (Wiltshire): Hungerford, nr Reading

Surrey Hills – Surrey


National Trust:

Runnymede (The ancient ‘meeting meadow’ witnessed King John’s sealing of the Magna Carta in 1215.) – Berkshire: Windsor

White Horse Hill – Oxfordshire: Swindon, Faringdon, Wantage

White Cliffs of Dover – Kent (The Dover Strait was submitted within the UK for consideration for the World Heritage tentative list)


National Trails:

The Ridgeway (route): (South West England), nr Farnborough, WantageWallingford, Watlington, …

Thames Path: Cricklade, Oxford, Abingdon, Wallingford, …