Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events
Wednesday 2nd September
Danbury Bat Walk
Meet at the National Trust car park near The Cricketers in Danbury at 7:30pm for a short walk down to Danbury Lakes with the bat detector. Hopefully we'll find some bats skimming for insects above the lakes. Please bring a torch for fumbling back to the pub in the dark.
Directions: Take A414 east from Chelmsford, turn right at mini-roundabout opposite the Bell Inn in Danbury (Well Lane), left at the end, car park is on the left after ¼ mile, just beyond junction with Penny Royal Rd; grid ref TL779046, see map
Wednesday 9th September
Round The Horne Theatre Trip
The Mercury Theatre, Colchester, is showing "Round the Horne: Unseen and Uncut" a stage show based on one of the best-loved programs in radio history, with a mix of innuendo, camp caricature and word-play. Featuring J. Peasemould Gruntfuttock, Rambling Syd Rumpo, Dame Celia Molestrangler and many more. The fun starts at 7:30pm, tickets from £10.50. Either get money to Dave P by 12th August or get your own ticket from the Mercury Box Office (01206 573948 www.mercurytheatre.co.uk).
Sunday 13th September
Essex Way (Part 4)
Walk the section of the Essex Way from White Notley to Great Tey (about 11 miles).
Meet promptly at 10.00am in The Street, Great Tey, near the church (TL892258, see map), and we’ll share a lift to Cressing Temple to start the walk.
Wednesday 16th September
Join us to plan our trips for spring and events for December & January. Everybody welcome.
Wednesday 23rd September
Pub night – Queens Head
Wednesday 30th September
Scotland & Ireland Slideshow
Revisit our spectacular (if a little damp) week in the wilds of Knoydart in Scotland, plus highlights of Jim & Tom’s trip to the Mountains of Mourne in Ireland.
Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm at the YMCA in Victoria Road, Chelmsford
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