Public Diary
Public Diary

updated 19/06/2018

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Local pub meets currently take place in Buckinghamshire, Cheshire, London, Northumberland / Tyne & Wear, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire and Somerset among others.

For further information on local pub or weekend meets please contact diary coordinator, email

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Lake District
Lake District

Club Weekends


DATELocation and Description Date
June18-20Yorkshire Dales Static and backpack .- Classic Limestone country10/02/18
22-24 North West Leicestershire .- Weekends Walking in Richard III country16/03/18
22-24 Leicestershire / Staffordshire Cycle weekend . - 35-40 miles cycling per day, mainly quiet roads24/03/18
22-24 Chiltern Hills . - Summer backpacking and wildlife30/04/18
July29-July 12018 Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon- Checkpoint duties, venue in the Lakes (Event HQ Grasmere)14/04/18
27-29South Pennines- A weekend around the Forest of Trawden27/04/18
August28-30Yorkshire Dales Static .- Classic Limestone country24/04/18
31-Sept 2Marooned on an Essex Island- Static weekend on an Essex Island organised by the National Trust15/04/18
September7-9Static Somerset Weekend- Weekend near "The West Somerset Railway"31/05/18
28-30Lake District- Weekend backpacking in Cumbria mountains30/04/18
October5-7North Yorkshire Moors weekend - Autumn backpacking and Oktoberfest 29/04/18
12-14Lancashire South Pennines - A weekend around The Forest of Pendle 11/06/18
17-20Snowdonia- Three days backpacking in the Snowdonia mountains28/04/18
November30-Dec2Winter Gathering & Carol Service, Peak District - Social Christmas static meet. Contributory Saturday evening meal. Carol Service Sunday. Peak District camp site and village hall for festivities.13/12/17
April5-7 Annual Gathering Weekend including the club AGM- Near Stonehenge, Wiltshire23/04/18

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