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Day 7: Bishopstone to Ogbourne St George -
We had breakfast with our fellow walkers -
Our destination was Ogbourne St George, near Marlborough, so back into our own territory,
and at under 10 miles, a stroll in the park! We arrived as the rain started -
Day 8: Ogbourne St George to Overton Hill (then Avebury) -
Slept extremely well, which was of some consolation when we looked out the window.
The rain was still bucketing down so we put our heads down and got on with it. It
wasn't a very good day for a walk. We met up with Chris & Derek at Barbury Castle,
where the rain was torrential, and again at the end of the walk at Overton Hill.
The walk wasn't much fun. The sun did come out a few times but it wasn't reliable,
and a couple of minutes later, it would be dark and pouring with rain again. It was
so wet it was impossible to rest anywhere and so we walked the whole 11.5 miles without
a rest -
Strangely, it felt a bit of an anti-