The route in detail

Welcome to walkingforviolet.com – I hope you enjoy following my journey on our interactive map

This fundraising challenge will begin on the 6th September 2019 in SW France and finish on the 6th October 2019 in East Sussex on the UK coast.
30.5 days, and 1 million steps……

To see the detailed stops, please click here

I will be walking through some beautiful French countryside, stopping in sleepy villages, historic towns and busy cities. passing through Gourge (Deux-Sevres): Brain-sur-Allonnes (Maine-et-Loire): St Mars-d’Outille (Sarthe): Mont- Saint-Jean (Sarthe): Putanges-Pont-Ecrepin (Orne) Ouistreham (Calvados). A distance of 637.5km.

In the UK I will be walking the south coastal route with amazing views and beautiful scenery. passing through Bognor Regis, Brighton Peacehaven, Pevensey & after completing the 138km I will arrive in Hastings.

I will be posting photos and video-blogs along the route, and I invite you to join me on this epic adventure. Please share my story and help raise money for Violet. To get updates and follow my progress, please subscribe to our page

David Jeapes (Violet’s Granddad)

6th September 2019 - 6th October 2019