Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events
Wednesday 4th May
Pub Night: The White Horse
Join Dave at the White Horse in Great Baddow High Street for evening drinks, plus the chance to exercise your brain cells at their popular quiz. The pub also does nice food if you’re in the mood for a treat. Quiz starts at 9pm.
Wednesday 11th May
We’ll be looking at walks and Wednesdays for August, plus trips for the Autumn – feel free to join us.
Sunday 15th May
Meet at the Hazelmere Rd Car Park (TM194157) at 10:30am for a 10 mile walk taking in the promenade, sea views, the new Gunfleet Sands Windfarm, Holland Haven Country Park, the amazing sea defences, and the countryside around Great Holland. The plan is for lunch at The Ship, Great Holland. Please let Steve know if you’re coming so he can confirm numbers with the pub.
Wednesday 18th May
Bluebell Walk, Little Baddow
Meet at the Generals Arms, Little Baddow, at 8pm for a short (~3 miles) walk in the local woods to admire the bluebells, followed by a drink at the pub ~9pm. We will attempt to set off promptly, but please bring a torch (just in case).
The Generals Arm, The Ridge, Little Baddow, CM3 4SX. TL781071. See map
Saturday 21st May
London Walk & The National Gallery
Have a day in the big smoke with a bit of culture thrown in. Meet in the Sainsbury wing at the National Gallery at 2pm and hopefully we can join one of their free tours (nearest tube – Embankment).
If you’d like to do a walk in the morning, meet Dave & Ali at High Street Kensington underground station at 10.30am for a 4 mile walk through the Royal Parks.
Wednesday 25th May
Slide Show: Volcanoes and Jungles
An opportunity to hear about, and view pictures, of Doug's recent trips to the volcanoes and jungles of Ecuador and Costa Rica, including a week's cruise in the amazing Galapagos Islands, encountering wildlife in fascinating close-up, as he wandered by baby seals, boobies and albatrosses, giant tortoises, iguanas basking in the sun, and hawks feeding, all indifferent to human proximity
Saturday 28th May to Sunday 5th June 2011
A Week in Scotland - Isle of Arran
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