Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

February 2018

Wednesday 7th February

Pub night The Tulip

Dave P

Meet for a drink at The Tulip, Church Lane, Springfield, CM1 7SF from 8pm.

Saturday 10th February

City of London Walk

John M

Visit the London Wall, St.Paul's churchyard and if possible the new London Mithraeum (on the site of an ancient temple, see selection of the remarkable Roman artefacts found during the recent excavations, as well as contemporary art commissions responding to one of the UKs most significant archaeological sites). We may also visit the College of Heralds, and the London Museum. Walk will be about 5 or 6 miles, and we'll find a café for lunch. Please let John know in advance if you're coming because we may need to book for the London Mithraeum. Meet at Tower Hill underground at 10.30am.

Wednesday 14th February

Committee Meeting

Planning events for May and trips for the autumn. Please feel free to join us. Well be at The Crown in Sandon.

Wednesday 21st February

Stone Grill


Sample the delights of delicious Turkish cuisine from this new restaurant, Stone Grill, in Springfield Road (near Victoria Rd traffic lights), Chelmsford CM2 6LF. We plan to eat 7:30pm. Let Jim know by 14 Feb if you want to come.

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th February



A weekend in the UKs only island city the historic waterfront city of Portsmouth. Visit the historic dockyard, HMS Victory, the Mary Rose museum, Spinnaker Tower, Southsea Castle, museums and waterfront.

Staying at Ibis Budget hotel, we have reserved some double/twin rooms at 57 per person for the 2 nights. The hotel is by the Pompey Centre Retail Park, Fratton PO4 8SL (about 2 miles from the waterfront). There is ample parking on the retail park free permits from hotel reception. Well buy all meals out.

Wednesday 28th February

Slide show Canaries


More sunny island memories to chase away those winter chills. Both Jim & Lily and Dave & Ali visited Tenerife and La Palma last year both are stunning destinations for a winter walking holiday. Think calderas, volcanos and crystal oceans.

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

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