Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

April 2005

The White Horse

Wednesday 6th April

Pub - White Horse

Dave J

The White Horse, Townfield Street (not far from the railway station, see map; park in Glebe Road public car park). A great selection of guest ales are always available.

Wednesday 13th April

Committee Meeting

We will be trip planning for late Summer, organising Wednesday evening activities for June. Everybody welcome!

The Church at Ulting (Tom)

Sunday 17th April

Canal walk


Our annual classic! The delightful walk from Heybridge basin to Chelmsford following the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation. Approx. 13 miles, please bring sandwiches for lunch. We shall leave cars at each end as this is a linear walk.

Meet outside the YMCA in Chelmsford at 10.00am or Heybridge Basin car park (TL870069, see map) at 10.30am.

Wednesday 20th April

Book evening

Dave J

You must have read all those books you got for Christmas by now, so how about bringing them along to share with your friends. Give a review, or read an exerpt, and see what gems everyone else brings along. The ideal opportunity to widen your literary horizons.

Sunday 24th April

Weald Walkers Wander


A treasure hunt/walk hosted by our friends in Croydon YHA Group (COPSE). It's a 10 mile walk with clues to solve en route. Teams (2 to 5 people) are given start times between 9 and 10am from the Village Hall at Hurst Green in Surrey. Please contact Tim if you're interested in forming a team.

Cost: £5 in advance, £7 on the day.

Wednesday 27th April

New Zealand slide show

Dave & Ali

Dave has whetted your appetites with a small selection (available on the web) from his vast store of digital pics, but prepare yourself for the full Kiwi experience! We have geysers, mountains, forests, glaciers and sun-kissed beaches. Find out what made Dave and Jane up sticks for the other side of the world.

Preview some photos here.

Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm at the YMCA in Victoria Road, Chelmsford

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