Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

May 2017

Friday 28th April to Monday 1st May 2017

Exford Hostel, Somerset


Exford hostel is a large Victorian house set beside the meandering river Exe, nestled in the quaint moorland village of Exford, at the heart of the Exmoor National Park with its rolling coombes & open moorland. Close to the South West Coastal Path, the Coleridge Way and the Doone Valley.

The hostel is in the centre of Exford village, over the bridge and first on the left. Postcode TA24 7PU, Grid ref  SS853383.

Deposit of £60 will reserve your bed for the 3 nights. Total cost will be around £105 including accommodation, meals and petrol contribution.

Wednesday 3rd May

Pub Night – The Tulip


Join us for a drink and some chat at the Tulip in Arbour Lane, Springfield, CM1 7SF.

Wednesday 10th May

Committee meeting

Planning events for August and trips for the winter. Please feel free to join us. We’ll be at The Crown in Sandon.

Saffron Trail waymark

Sunday 14th May

Saffron Trail Part 2

Dave J

The second stage of the 71 mile Saffron Trail from Southend to Saffron Walden.

We leave the more urban elements of stage 1 for a 10 mile walk from Hockley to East Hanningfield via Battlesbridge through the pleasant scenery of south Essex. Meet at East Hanningfield at 10.30 am for car shuffle to Hockley . There is parking along the green and in side streets. Meet on the green near the Folly Bistro. Bring sandwiches.

Angkor Wat

Wednesday 17th May

Cambodia slide show

Dave P

In the final part of our South-East Asia trilogy, join Dave, Jim and Ali in the delights of Phnom Penh and Angkor Wat.

Wednesday 24th May

Evening Pub Walk - Pleshey


Meet outside the Leather Bottle in Pleshey village at 7.30pm for a roughly 4 mile walk before returning to the pub for a well-earned drink.

Wednesday 31st May

No Meeting

Many of us will be in Northern Ireland.


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

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