Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events
Wednesday 5th January
New Member’s Pub Night
The Orange Tree, Lower Anchor St, CM2 0AS (see map).
Wednesday 12th January
Planning for Spring – everybody’s welcome.
Sunday 16th January
Langdon Hills and Plotlands walk
Come with Jim
for a surprisingly scenic walk around Langdon Hills, taking in views across the
Meet at Westley Heights car park at 10:30am (coming South towards Horndon on the Hill from Laindon on the B1007, go up the hill and turn left immediately after The Crown, a Harvester pub. Grid ref TQ681868, see map).
Wednesday 19th January
Air Rifle Shooting and Crate Stacking
See whether you have what it takes to become a top marksman, or just have a bit of fun trying to hit the target. Also a chance to try the Crate Stacking activity - balancing yourself on a tower of milk crates - you are roped up, so build as high as you dare. All at the at the Belchamps Scout activity centre in Hockley. Please contact Jonathan if you’re interested. The cost will around £5 each. The centre is in Holyoak Lane (signposted from the main road in Hockley), and we’ll be there from about 8pm.
Wednesday 26th January
Film: The Illusionist
The Cramphorn Theatre in Chelmsford is showing an animated film, The Illusionist, at 8pm.
By the same makers as the very successful Belleville Rendezvous and featuring a script by the great Jacques Tati, the story is that of an unsuccessful conjuror and an unlikely friendship he strikes up on a train trip to Edinburgh.
We have reserved some tickets, so cash to Dave P if you want to come. Cost £5.
The Cramphorn Theatre is in Fairfield Road (by the bus station). Use Fairfield Road car park, accessed via Coval Lane.
Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm at the YMCA in Victoria Road, Chelmsford
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