Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

February 2019

Approach to Canterbury Cathedral

Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd February 2019


Dave P

We're staying at Kipps Hostel, an independent hostel in Canterbury. It is a short walk to the city centre and the historic attractions including the renowned Canterbury Cathedral. Canterbury also makes an ideal base for day trips to Dover and Leeds Castle, and walks on the downs and coast.

Directions: Take B2068 to Hythe from City Ring Road (A28). Turn right at first traffic lights by church. Kipps is 300 yds on left (40 Nunnery Fields, CT1 3JT). On-street parking.

Deposit £40 to book your place please.

Wednesday 6th February

Pub Night The White Hart


Im not sure Ill recognise this haunt from my teenage years, but we thought wed try The White Hart, Little Waltham, CM3 3NY. Well be in the bar from about 8:30pm.

Wednesday 13th 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 from 8.30pm.

Saffron Trail waymark

Sunday 17th February

Saffron Trail part VI

Dave J

Just a little 6 miler for the winter. Meet in Henham High Street near the post office at 10:00am for a car shuffle to Gt Easton, walking back to Henham for a warm up in The Cock.

Wednesday 20th February

Meal at Turtle Bay

Dave J

Chase those winter blues away with a slice of Caribbean cuisine, courtesy of the Turtle Bay restaurant in Exchange Way, Chelmsford (the old Post Office). Let Dave know by 13 Feb if you want to come. Dining 7:30pm.

Capital Ring waymark

Wednesday 27th February

Capital Ring slide show

Mike & Cress

The Capital Ring is a 78 mile route around London joining together over 50 green spaces hidden in the suburbs and urban sprawl including Oxleas Meadows, Abney Park cemetery and the Docklands Campus of the University of London. You will see pictures spread over the 3 years and 3 months that Cress and Mike took to complete the walk in 9 stages....Will you be able to see them age or their paunches grow??.

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

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