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Club walks can resume from 2nd December 2020 – Ramblers’ advice

The National Body for Walking, the Ramblers, advise that local Club-organised Group walks can resume from 2nd December, as long as we adhere strictly to measures to keep our rambles Covid-secure. This means a return to the protocol for ‘official’ … Continue reading

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Autumn 2020 Newsletter is here  For more details on all news items follow this link. Ramblers advise that Club walks can resume on 2nd December, provided that they are Covid-secure and follow national guidance Latest advice from Ramblers – see … Continue reading

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Masham, Wensleydale – walking week early August 2021

The Club will be returning to the magnificent Yorkshire Dales in early August 2021, based in Masham, near Leyburn – the home of two breweries! We have booked three properties and there are a few vacancies, following publicity in the … Continue reading

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National Trust estates and gardens remain open in November lockdown

The National Trust’s main website states that their English estates and parklands will remain open during the November Covid lockdown, although advance booking is required in order to limit numbers. (Public rights of way can still be accessed, of course). … Continue reading

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Sad News – Yvonne Graves and Margaret Gates

It is very sad to report the deaths of Yvonne Graves and Margaret Gates, two long-standing members of this Club. Margaret’s daughter has asked us to let friends know that her funeral is on Monday 2nd November at 1.00pm at … Continue reading

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Why organised walking groups can be 6+

Club members know that organised outdoor sport and physical activity has an explicit exemption from the current Covid rules which limit other kinds of gatherings to a maximum of 6 people. At present, such activity can take place anywhere in … Continue reading

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