TRAC Programme November 2002 to February 2003

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All events may be subject to change
please check first and please confirm attendance with event organiser.

Tuesday 5th November
Burn baby burn! Bonfire and Fireworks at Springhead Park, Rothwell. Lighting up time 7:00.
Contact Sparkie 01924 829096

Fri 8th – Sun 10th November
Pitter-patter and stride along the edge to Helvellyn  from Patterdale YH. Dip in Ullswater, a locally recommended cure for a hangover. Don’t ask what the cure for hypothermia is! 
Contact Neil 01977 552243

Sunday 17th November
Tortoise around Harewood estate for 6 easy parkland miles and lunch heartily at The Harewood Arms. Meet at the Arms 9:00 Contact Jackie 01924 829096

Wednesday 20th November
Sandal Castle exploration by moonlight or torch. Meet at Asda car park (by the recycle bins) 7:30. Contact Peter 01924 896495

Sunday 24th November
Chocolate Heaven for TRACies at Cadbury. 
Contact the chocolate connoisseur, Cary on 01977 615648

Sunday 1st December
Nidd Walk: 7m around the woods and halls of the land south of Knaresborough in search of the knights who say Nidd. Meet Tesco Ponty 9:30 Contact Margaret and Roland 01405 762608

Sunday 8th December
On yer bike Neil! Not over the hill and not far away. Meet Tesco 9:00 Contact Neil 01977 552243

Wednesday 11th December
FAME! costs and right here is where you pay £11.50 – £16.50 at the Leeds Grand Theatre. 
Names by end October to Jackie 01924 829096

Sunday 15th December
For spectacular moorland views trot along for a 10m walk. Meet Tesco 8:30 or Embsay car park a bit later. Contact Paul 0113 282 0739

Tuesday 17th December
It’s Chrrriistmaaaass -  mulled pies and minced wine at Nigel & Janet’s with party Games. This is your last chance to swap Xmas cards. Contact Nigel & Janet 01904 704203

Sunday 22nd December
Local ramble for Local People: 8m from and to Stanley Ferry Marina. 
Meet at the marina 9:00. Contact Tupps 0113 282 8622

New Year 30th Dec-1st Jan
Open to suggestions – all YH fully booked! Could be a total mystery. 
Contact Jackie for the latest hot and breaking news! 01924 829096

Sunday 5th January
Kick start your New Year’s resolutions – fresh air and culture at Yorkshire Sculpture park. Meet at the visitor centre at 9:30 Contact Henry Moore 01924 896495

Wednesday 8th January
Super Bowling with Neil at Wakefield (No, you can’t throw him down the lane!). 
Meet at the Super Bowl 7:30 Contact Neil 01977 552243

Sunday 12th January
Pondering Pendle Hill with Paul & Liz. Meet 8:30 Rothwell Sport Centre or Barley Picnic Site & car park 10.00 am. Contact them on 01924 822003

Sunday 19th January
National Space Centre Leicester: Neil contemplates the café at the end of the universe. (I blame his age, you know) Contact the (not so) Old Git 01977 552243

Wednesday 22nd January 
Ice and Fire: Meet at the Ice Cube, Millennium Sq, Leeds, at 7:30 Skate Hire £5 Curry to follow. Contact Luisa 0113 282 8622 by 17/01/03

Sunday 26th January
Simon woz ‘ere, ‘e sat in the peat, e’left ‘is mark, it’s called Simon’s Seat. A desolate 10m. Meet at the  Cavendish Pavilion car park, Bolton Abbey 10:00. Contact Luisa 0113 282 8622

Fri 31st – Sun 2nd February
Culture Mancunian Style. Go mad ferret! in Salford. Names to Bob & Gill with deposit by 24/11/02. Contact 01924 259109

Sunday 9th February
Giles’ Positioning System will be walking over Hardcastle Crags. Join him at your peril. 
Meet Tesco 9:00 or GR989292 at 10:00 Contact GPS himself 01924 870882

Thursday 13th February
The cheapskate’s romantic night out at the Valentine’s funfair in Leeds. The louder you scream, the faster they go. Contact Jackie 01924 829096.

Sunday 16th February
The Cannon Hall Family Friendly walk! Meet 10:00 at the Hall. Contact Cathy, Stew and Erica:  0113 282 3398

Saturday 22nd February

Brush your beard and polish your horns for the Viking Festival, York. Meet Clifford’s Tower  11:00. Car share and Park & Ride recommended Contact Peter 01924 896495

Wednesday 26th February
May the force be with you! Light sabres at dawn, 7:30pm actually. Questing for Rob with a laser. Ouch! Meet at LA Bowl, Sweet St. Leeds  Names in advance by 15/02/02 to Ja Ja Binks 01977 799768

Fri 28th – Sun 2nd March
Getting intimate with crampons at Windermere YH. Winter Mountaineering skills with full board and tuition. Price: £81.00. Names and deposits to Paul by 30/11/02. Phone 0113 282 0739

Sunday 2nd March
Don’t fancy that? Alternatively a walk, no mountains, ice out of Peter’s control. Contact Peter 01924 896495

Advance Notice 
Windermere Multi-Activity Weekend
(Walkers welcome, normal YH prices apply)
4th - 6th April
Price £75 full board
Contact Christine 0113 282 0739

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Football
Lads and Lasses 5-a-side football. Indoors at Pontefract Squash Club ( opposite Tesco
8.00 - 9.00pm every Sunday. Adjourn to the bar afterwards. Contact Neil 01977 552243

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