THE JOHN MERRILL FOUNDATION 2018
Best reasonable priced walking boot - Decathon’s - Quechua.
Best range of specialist outdoor wear - shorts, T shirts & wind jackets - The Work Out Range, Primark.
Best walking socks - Karrimor range.
Best day pack (30l) and multi day packs (65l) - Decathon range.
Best walking maps - O.S. 1:25,000 Explorer Series.
Best waymarked path - Darent Valley Path - 20 miles - Sevenoaks to Dartford and River Thames.
Best reasonably priced outdoor store for walking, camping and cycling gear - Decathlon.
Walker of the year - Gary Jeeves of Biggleswade who has compled more then 70 of my Day Challenge Walks.
Best selling walk guide - Walking the Grand Union Canal - London to Birmingham.