Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events
Wednesday 5th September
Bat Walk from the Viper
Dave & Ali
Meet at the Viper, Mill Green at 7.30p.m. for a stroll around the woods at dusk with the bat-detector. And a drink at the Viper PH afterwards (CM4 0PT for sat-navs, grid ref TL640019, see map).
Saturday 8th September
Walk from Colchester to Chappel Beer Festival
Meet 2pm at Colchester mainline station for a walk to Chappel Beer Festival. 7½ miles along the Colne valley with a pub stop on the way at Fordham. Arrive at Beer Fest by 5.30pm, where you can spend a few hours in the wonderful setting of the railway museum before heading back on the Sudbury branch line to Marks Tey. Trains from there to London or Ipswich directions. More details from Beer Fest website: http://www.chappelbeerfestival.org.uk/
Wednesday 12th September
Everyone welcome to help plan future events.
Sunday 16th September
To complement last year's hike around Mersea Island there will be a walk around Bradwell-juxta-Mare on the Dengie Peninsula on the south side of the River Blackwater. Bring sandwiches and meet at 10.30am in the parking area near Eastlands Farm at the start of the Roman road track to St Peter's Church (grid ref TL023078, see map).
Wednesday 19th September
Ten Pin Bowling
Ten-pin bowling at Tenpin, Tattersall Way, Widford Industrial Estate, Chelmsford. Meet there at 8.30pm.
Wednesday 26th September
Meal at Lanthai
Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm at the YMCA in Victoria Road, Chelmsford
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