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The 2024 Summer Newsletter is here.  Please note that we are no longer issuing printed  Programmes – see the Newsletter

For more details on all news items follow this link.

 

    • Sad news – Margaret Rishbeth
    • Summer Coach Outing to Aldeburgh – Sunday June 23rd, with A, B and C walks. Check with organiser for any last minute vacancies
    • Details available of the Club’s Spring Coach & Hotel weekend to Buxton, Friday 4th to Sunday 6th April 2025 – see News
    • A week’s walking in South Wales, based Tenby, Pembrokeshire – Saturday 3rd to Saturday 10th May 2025. See News for booking details
    • Long weekend (3 nights) trip to Cromer, Norfolk, Friday 7th to Monday 10th March 2025. See News for booking details.
    • First Club weekend walking trip in 2025 – North Downs, based Aldershot, Friday 31st January to Sunday 2nd February (2 nights) – see News
    • The Club’s trip to Skipton in July 2024 – Club accommodation is now FULL; see News
    • Help required to make the Club’s trip to Keswick, 14th to 21st September 2024, a success! See News
    • Late availability on the Club’s Coach & Hotel weekend trip to Harrogate, Yorkshire, Friday 18th to Sunday 20th October 2024 (2 nights). See News
    • Booking now open for long autumn weekend trip to Bishops Castle, Shropshire, 1st to 4th November 2024 (3 nights). See News
    • Spam emails being received by Club members – Watch out! See News
    • Please contribute ideas for spending the Club’s ‘Walking Partnership’ funds – see News
    • Items in the ‘For Sale’ section of the ‘Members’ part of the website. This is a useful way of finding a good home for quality walking gear that is no longer needed.
    • Consultation on several Cambridge ‘greenway’ commuter cycling routes  – please get involved – see News
    • Car parking arrangements at Kirtling Village Hall – see News
    • Parking at Wimpole Hall for CRC groups – concession for non-NT members agreed. See News
    • ‘Don’t Lose Your Way’ – how you can help with the Ramblers’ Campaign to discover ‘lost’ paths – see News
    • Details of the Club’s Privacy Policy relating to managing Members’ personal data and communications is available on-line. See News and Members
    • The CRC annual subscription of £4.00 is due 1st November each year; no sub – no programme or newsletter! Payment by Standing Order preferred
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Sad news – Margaret Rishbeth

Longstanding members of the CRC will have fond memories of Margaret Rishbeth. Some years ago Margaret moved from her home in Hinton Way Cambridge to live near relatives in Sheffield – but before that she was a very regular CRC leader for decades. We have now learned that she died recently.

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Summer Coach Outing to Aldeburgh, Suffolk, Sunday 23rd June 2024

The Club’s popular Summer coach outing will be on Sunday 23rd June 2024 and this year’s destination is Aldeburgh in Suffolk. With A, B and C walks on offer, this is a wonderful day out. This trip may have a last minute vacancy – please contact our organiser Anne for details.

 

 

 

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Coach and Hotel trip to Buxton, Peak District, Friday 4th to Sunday 6th April 2025 (2 nights)

The Club will be visiting the western edges of the Derbyshire Peak District in the Spring of 2025, staying in the spa town of Buxton at the Palace Hotel. There will be a half day walk on the Friday and full day walks on both Saturday and Sunday.

We will leave Bottisham by coach on Friday morning and take a lunch break and walk at the National Trust’s Hardwick Estate near Chesterfield in the afternoon.

Buffet dinner, bed and breakfast will be provided at the hotel on Friday and Saturday nights and the hotel will supply packed lunches for Saturday and Sunday.

There will be A,B and C walks on both days (any volunteers to lead would be appreciated) and we will leave for home on Sunday in the late afternoon.

The price for shared accommodation, twin or double rooms is £230 per person and single occupancy of a room is £310 per person. To book please email Helen at spring@cambridgeramblingclub.com . You will need to pay £75 deposit to the Club (details available from Helen), with the balance  due by 10th March 2025.

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