Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

December 2020

Wednesday 2nd December

Quiz Night


Join us on Zoom for a test of your wits.

Saturday 5th December

Meal out in Hatfield Peverel


An outside table (with heating!) for max 6 people to enjoy an evening meal together. Contact Doug for details/availability.

Sunday 6th December

Strethall and Great Chesterford Walk


A walk of 8-9 miles taking in this scenic corner of North West Essex and a little bit of Cambridgeshire, including a section of the Icknield Way.

If you want to come please contact Nigel for further details, and see this advice. We might get some refreshments at the Riverside Barns near Ickleton, but you should bring a packed lunch.

West Highland Way, Glencoe

Wednesday 9th December

WHW Slide Show

Dave P

Re-live our fantastic walk on the West Highland Way from your arm chair. On Zoom from 8:30pm.

Wednesday 16th December


Hopefully planning stuff for 2021. Feel free to join us on Zoom.

Christmas Party, Chignal St James Village Hall

Saturday 19th December

Christmas Party


Put on your glad rags, pour your cocktails, prepare some tasty treats for yourself, and join us on Zoom for a party to remember. We’ll have a quiz, some games and plenty of chat to welcome in the Christmas season.  If you have a party piece – perhaps a poem, song, or trick that would entertain us for a few minutes – please let us know!  On the usual Zoom number from 7.30pm.

Wednesday 23rd December

Photo Competition


Please send your entries in advance by 19 Dec. Max 3 photos per category, but as many captions as you like. Either emailed to Ali or posted directly onto the CYHA Facebook page. Please include #PhotoComp2020 in your post, plus the hashtag for the category as below. Use comments to add captions.  We will be looking at Facebook "likes" to determine a shortlist for voting on Zoom tonight.





Wednesday 30th December

Virtual Pub Night


Zoom with us with a bit of lubrication to help see out the old year.

Newton House, Dinefwr

Monday 28th December 2020 to
Sunday 3rd January 2021

Dinefwr Bunkhouse, Wales

Dave P

Dinefwr Bunkhouse is a stylishly rustic bunkhouse on the National Trust Dinefwr Park estate, overshadowed by the mighty Dinefwr Castle. Near Llandeilo on the western edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park.


Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm on Zoom. Please get in touch for joining instructions.

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