Chelmsford YHA Group


Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events

January 2024

The Cricketers pub, Danbury

Wednesday 3rd January

Pub Night - The Cricketers


Winter drinks at a country pub what could be nicer? Join us at The Cricketers, Danbury, CM3 4ED, from 8:30pm.

Wednesday 10th January

History of Hungary

Dave J

A canter through 1000 years of the tumultuous history of Hungary from the arrival of the Magyars, the rise of greater Hungary, its struggles through invasions by the Mongols, Turks and Habsburgs to the dual monarchy with Austria, the upheavals of the 20th century and finally the 'illiberal democracy' of the country today.

On Zoom from 8.30pm.

Sunday 14th January

London Walk


Meet at Piccadilly Circus station at 10:30am for a short (~3 miles) walk taking in the sights of Mayfair, possibly ending up in Covent Garden. Please bring sarnis, but there should also be refreshment opportunities en route.

Wednesday 17th January

Committee Meeting

Feel free to join us on Zoom to discuss events for May and trips for the autumn.

Wednesday 24th January

Pub meal - Fox & Raven


After an extensive refurb The Fox & Raven, Chelmer Village, CM2 6NL, has reopened. Join us to sample the menu from 7:30pm. For table booking purposes let Jim know by 17 Jan if you want to come.

View from St Martins, Isles of Scilly

Wednesday 31st January

Isles of Scilly Slideshow

Dave P

Join us on Zoom to reminisce about our voyage to the Isles of Scilly spectacular coastal paths, vast sandy beaches, island-hopping boat trips, castles, gardens and ancient monuments.

Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm on Zoom. Please get in touch for joining instructions.

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