Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

April 2020

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Sir Evelyn Wood pub

Wednesday 1st April

Pub night – Sir Evelyn Wood


Drinkies from 8:30pm at this traditional pub in Widford.

The Sir Evelyn Wood is tucked away in Widford Road, Chelmsford, CM2 8SY.

Wednesday 8th April

No meeting

Thursday 9th to Tuesday 14th April

Easter in the Lake District

Dave P

We'll be staying in the Carlisle Diocesan Youth Centre at St John's-in-the-Vale, nestled in the North Lakeland hills, a remote and rugged location, yet only 4 miles from Keswick.

We’ve got the Centre for 5 nights. You’ll need to bring a sleeping bag and pillowcase.

Location: St Johns-in-the-Vale CA12 4UB, grid ref NY306224, ///panics.multiples.steam. From A66 at Threlkeld, follow B5322 south for 1½ miles then turn right following signs for Youth Centre.

£40 deposit to book.  (Total will be about £26 per day for bed and food, plus around £40 petrol contribution if sharing lifts from Essex).

Wednesday 15th April

Committee Meeting

Join us at The Crown in Sandon to plan events for July and trips for the winter.

Sunday 19th April

Sunday walk: Goldhanger


Heybridge to Goldhanger, approx. 8 miles.

Meet at Daisy Meadow car park (Heybridge Basin CM9 4RP, grid ref TL870069 ///buying.clots.harmony) at 10:30am. Bring sandwiches for lunch, but we should have time for a lunchtime drink at the pub.

Wednesday 22nd April

Old Court Theatre: Bouncers

Dave P

Join us at Chelmsford Theatre Workshop for a production of the comedy, Bouncers – a parody of the disco night scene. Let Dave know by 15 April if you want him to book a ticket for you. Cost £12, £10 concs, subject to a small booking fee. Chances are tickets will be available on the door if you don’t make up your mind in time. 7.45pm at the Old Court Theatre in Springfield Road, CM2 6JT.

Wednesday 29th April

Spanish Night


Preparation for our May trip to Spain. A bit of essential vocab from Jim and a chance to whet your appetite for walks over the maps and guidebooks. 8.30pm at the YMCA in Chelmsford.

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

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