Hampshire Walk – May 2018

This month’s walk starts out from Oakley to the west of Basingstoke. The village, which consists of East Oakley and Church Oakley – the latter being close to the church, was mentioned in the Domesday Book, though its history goes back much further than that as there are a number of ancient burial mounds, or tumuli, nearby.

Meandering alongside a line of oak trees on the way to Point 2 where the walk joins the Wayfarer's Walk
Meandering alongside a line of oak trees on the way to Point 2 where the walk joins the Wayfarer’s Walk

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