Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

September 2012

The Viper pub

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

John Sprunt

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:

Wednesday 12th September

Committee Meeting

Everyone welcome to help plan future events.

Sunday 16th September

St.Peter's Chapel

Dengie Walk

John M

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


A meal out at the Lanthai, the Thai restaurant on Victoria Road (just opposite the Y, see map), at 7.30pm.  Please let Cress know by 19th September if you want to come.

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

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