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A Lake District Autumn week in Keswick

The club spent a great week in the Lake District, based at Keswick from 11th to 18th September. We enjoyed some wonderful walks and a few photos can be found here. Thanks to all those who volunteered to provide a … Continue reading

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A Return to Wales

North Wales bank-holiday trip May 2013 Tremadog We enjoyed a four day bank holiday break in North Wales, based at Tremadog. Despite cold winds, we had completely dry weather with some fine views. Here are some photos from the coastal … Continue reading

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Gower Peninsula – South Wales – August 2013

With optional Pembrokeshire extension – see Advance Bookings

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A Coastal Path For England

The planned English Coastal Path promises to be the ultimate path. It will encompass exhilarating cliff-top walks, stunning shorelines, an abundance of wildlife and millions of years of the Earth’s history. Scotland enjoys good coastal access and the opening of … Continue reading

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North Wales

Visit to Conwy YH, North Wales. Thanks to Jill for organizing the trip and leading the walks. Click here to view all the photos

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Online Mapping

This post has not been kept up to date and the market for digital mapping is evolving quickly. OS has changed licencing, meaning that developers like Anquet and Memory Map can offer cheaper products. OS itself is closing “Get A … Continue reading

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Autumn Walking Trip

Chilterns Week-End November 2011 h4>Visit to Jordans Youth Hostel, Buckinghamshire. Jill booked the entire hostel under the rent-a-hostel scheme and we filled it to capacity with 20 members. We walked on the Oxfordshire Way to Henley-on-Thames and on the South … Continue reading

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Good News on Cheques

  Abolition Plan Scrapped Images Copyright © John Nevitt….All Rights Reserved Finally relief for all those members who were concerned by the plans of the big banks to abolish payment by cheque. This would have caused great difficulty, in particular … Continue reading

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Free Maps OS 25,000

  This post has not been kept up to date and the market for digital mapping is evolving quickly. OS has changed licensing, meaning that developers like Anquet and Memory Map can offer cheaper products. OS itself is closing “Get … Continue reading

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Advance Booking

Future dates for your diary – 2016 Trip Details  Nights Dates Contact Sheringham YH   2 5 to 7 Feb Jill Peveril of the Peak Hotel, Dovedale  2 18 to 20 Mar Alex Arundel Fontwell Park Travelodge budget w/e 2 … Continue reading

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