TRAC Programme July 2009 to October 2009

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All events may be subject to change, please check first. 
Please confirm attendance with event organiser and request / offer car share.
Fuel contributions are expected at 25p per mile per car from passengers sharing cars.  
New Members are Welcome at Any Event


Weds 1st Jul Wendy 01977 794045
Pleasant evening stroll around Newmillerdam.
Meet at the main car park at 19:30. 

Sun 5th Jul Peter 01924 896495
11 circular miles of the Nidderdale Way from Middlesmoor. Meet Middlesmoor car park at 10:30 or Pontefract 9:00

10 –12th July Damian 0113 282 8622
Weekend in Carlisle – exploring Hadrian’s Wall and the north coast of the Lake District. Place available contact Damian ASAP.

Weds 15th July Luisa 0113 282 8622
Evening cycle ride from Rothwell to Middleton Park on cycle paths, lanes and along the canal. Meet at 19:00 to start from Abraham Hill, Rothwell.

Sat 18th July Rob 01405 862677
Day out in Hull exploring the bits you never knew existed including chipmunks. End the day at Hull Truck Theatre for the bittersweet comedy ‘Say it With Flowers’.

Sun 26th July Luisa 0113 282 8622
15.5m linear walk from Hebden Bridge to Marsden along the Pennine Way. Train times, from and to Leeds will be confirmed by e-mail.

Weds 29th July Damian 0113 282 8622
Feed the mosquitoes and watch out for bats on a walk around Temple Newsam. Meet at Temple Newsam at 19:00

Sun 2nd Aug Roland 01405 762608
Ashes Series Croquet at the Percy Arms. Names to Roland by 26th July.

Sun 9th Aug Liz 01924 255397
6-mile walk around Canon Hall and an opportunity to get lost in the Maize Maze. More details later by email.

Weds 12th Aug Jayne 01924 870882
Four-mile evening walk around Stoneycliff Wood, nature reserve Netherton. Ring for details 

Sun 16th Aug Liz 01924 255397
A gentle walk with our junior leader to Sandal Castle followed by lunch at a local bird sanctuary.

21st – 23rd Aug Peter 01924 896495
A weekend at Arnside in the Lake District. Book direct with the hostel to join us.

Weds 26th Aug Damian 0113 282 8622
10 pin bowling at Xscape. Meet at the foot of their stairs at 19:30.

Sun 30th Aug Giles 01924 870882
The Duke cordially invites you to Chatsworth to enjoy the environs, take a pootle with Jayne or a 12m hike with Giles.

Sun 6th Sept Wendy 01977 794045
A 10ish mile walk from Ripley with some bits of the Nidderdale Way and a recommended café at the end. Meet at Pontefract 9:00 or Ripley car park at 10:00.

Weds 9th Sept Peter 01924 896495 
Meal out – venue up for grabs.

Sun 13th Sept Rob 01405 862677
We don’t just walk and here’s the proof. Sports cars and roadsters of all ages will be on display at Harewood House and Rob will be drooling over them. Ring to join him.

Sun 20th Sept Mark 01924 255397
Walk Wycoller to Howarth and then take the steam train to Keighley. Ring for details.

Weds 23rd Sept Jackie 01924 829096 
Dial M for Murder and ask for the West Yorkshire Playhouse. Look out for more info on groupmail.

Sun 27th Sept Jackie 01924 829096
Cadbury Cup Challenge and no it is not anything to do with chocolate! A TRAC team required to compete in a 12-mile nature treasure hunt versus other local groups. Details nearer the time.

Sun 4th Oct Paul 0113 282 0739
Thixendale & Wharram Percy a walk of 9.44 miles precisely! Leave Ponte 8:45

Weds 7th Oct Jackie 01924 829096
To kick off the winter season, a meal at The Thatched House 19:00 and the usual pub quiz later. Names by 1st October.

9-11th Oct Jackie 01924 829096
THE BIRTHDAY WEEKEND AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING at Langdon Beck YH – places available – ring now!

Sun 18th Oct Luisa 0113 282 8622
Cycle the Aire Valley Towpath – train out to Bingley and cycle back to Leeds or Woodlesford. More information nearer the time.

Thurs 22nd Oct Luisa 0113 282 8622
An Evening with Clive James at the West Yorkshire Playhouse.

Sun 25th Oct Gill 01484 420318
A family friendly walk along the Huddersfield Narrow canal with 2 options for length: approximately 5 miles one way or 10 miles return. Meet at Milnsbridge. Details nearer the time.

Sun 1st Nov Giles 01924 870882
Another long walk from Hebden Bridge over Heptonstall Moor to the Pack Horse and back including some Pennine Way. 12-15 miles. Meet at Thatched House 08:00


Thurs 5th Nov Luisa 0113 282 8622
Rothwell Fireworks in Springhead Park followed by supper at Casa Panetta

6th – 8th Nov Cary 01977 615648
Weekend in London doing tourist stuff and shows with opportunities to get that Christmas shopping done early.

Advisory note. It is the responsibility of all participants to satisfy themselves that they are sufficiently fit and adequately attired for any event. Personal accident insurance is the responsibility of each individual.

Advance Notices/Weekends Away

Weds 9th December
The Secret Garden 
West Yorkshire Playhouse!
Contact Luisa on 0113 282 8622 

New Year
If we find a venue are you interested in joining us for New Year? 
Let Jackie know 01924 829096

5th – 7th Feb
Hawkshead YH
Mark leading a tougher walk
Contact Christine 0113 282 0739

NEW MEMBERS WELCOME AT ANY EVENT

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Cinema trips and meals are organised via email.


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