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SW Coast Path -  Plymouth Sutton Harbour – new ferry to operate whilst footbridge is closed

Work has begun to install landing stages at Sutton Harbour for a new water ferry.

The service will link the Barbican Quarter with the Fishing Quarter, while the pedestrian footbridge is closed for essential repairs.

The work is expected to continue tomorrow, with the new ferry commencing on July 1.

More details can be found here


Latest walk reviews & route feedback

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Route: Osmington Mills to Lyme Regis

Name: Pat, Donna, Martin and Mark

Walked on: 10th September 2017

UK FlagAnother walking holiday superbly organized by Encounter Walking.  We didn’t have a single hitch relating to the paperwork/luggage transfers or accommo... Read More

Route: Lyme Regis to Poole

Name: Nancy and Iain Muir

Walked on: 11th September 2017

We loved our Jurassic Coast walking experience! Encounter Walking provided excellent pre-trip information and they answered all of our questions promptly. The accommodation arrangements and luggage transfer went smoothly. The weather was nice and the coastal path was spectacular for scenery and remarkably uncrowded. I would hig... Read More

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