|Our next walks from the Winter Programme:
Saturday 21st January 2017
(not Dolphinholme as published)
Our next walks from the winter programme will be on a half day, finishing at Scorton on Saturday 21st January 2017.
The ‘A’ walk will be led by Grace Green and is a linear walk from Dolphinholme to Scorton. taking the Wyre way to Lane End then following the track up to the summit of Harrisend Fell and descending towards Fell End and field paths into Scorton. Approx 8½ miles. Highest point 928 feet.
The ‘B’ walk will be led by Val and Brian Townson and is a circular from Scorton walking up Tithebarn Lane across fields to Grizedale Valley then through fields to Nicky Nook with steep descent to Snowhill Lane and into Scorton. 6½ miles and 600ft
The ’C’ walk will be led by Jenny Hebblethwaite and is a linear from Dolphinholme Church to Mill Wood on the Wyre Way, Street Bridge, Guys and through woodland to join the River Wyre past the weirs with a short road walk into Scorton. A flat walk of 4½ miles.
PICKUP TIME: 11am from Torrisholme Church of the Ascension, Torrisholme
(Pickups commence from Heysham Towers at 10.45am)
Guests and new members are always welcome and can book by contacting Colette Follett (text or phone) on 07837273707
You may download a copy of the Winter Programme from this website - just click on "Winter Programme 2016/17" on the left sidebar on this page and select Print from the File Menu.
Leaders who would like help with planning their walk etc, please contact the Hon Secretary Linda Mills who will put you in touch with a member of the Committee. We have a large selection of maps to loan when planning and leading your walk.
Hon Chairlady: Nadine Kelly
Hon Vice Chairlady: Colette Follett
Hon Secretary: Linda Mills
Hon Treasurer: Linda Mountford
Hon Map Secretary: To be voted at the next AGM, due to the recent sad death of Alan Whittaker
Coach Bookings Secretary: Colette Follett
Elsie Dowthwaite, Graham Dyson, Sylvia Dyson, Tom Hodgson, Norma Nicholls, Brian Townson.
Elsie Dowthwaite, Graham Dyson, Jenny Hebblethwaite, Tom Hodgson, Norma Nicholls, Brian Townson
22nd - 29th September 2017
We are planning to go on holiday to Menorca. This walking holiday is being arranged by John Mountford, so please contact John for information. We will be staying at the Son Bou Hotel which is a 10 minute walk from So Bou beach, 1.6km from the Basilica de Son Bou ruins and 12 km from Menorca Zoo and 22km from the airport.
Flights: Manchester/Mahon – Fri 22nd Sept 8.30/12.10
Mahon/Manchester - Fri 29th Sept 13.00/14.40
The approximate cost is just under £500 per person sharing a twin or double room, this includes flights, transfers in Menorca and half board accommodation. There will be an additional cost of approximately £30 for transport to/from Manchester airport.
Please contact John Mountford by email: email@example.com or phone 01524-831389 if you wish to go on this holiday.
Cheques should be made payable to Torrisholme Rambling Club and sent to the treasurer Linda Mountford.
8th-12th April 2017
We are planning to go to Weston-Super-Mare for next year's rambling holiday. This will be a 5 day holiday (Saturday to Wednesday) and the venue is the Anchor Head Hotel in the seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare.
If you would like to join us on our holiday, please complete the booking form which is presently being sent out to members and send, together with your cheque for £40pp to Linda Mountford, Treasurer.
This holiday is for all members, even if you do not wish to walk and we hope as many as possible will join us.
the Lounge of the Church of the Ascension,
Michaelson Ave, Torrisholme, Morecambe
Friends, Guests & Non-Members welcome
ADMISSION £3.00 - COMMENCING AT 7.30 pm
Our winter social programme commences with our usual Hotpot Supper and Quiz. Remember that you need to book Hotpot Supper meals so that the caterer can cater for the correct number. Please book with the Treasurer, Linda Mountford, or your Committee Member.
26 Oct - Wed - Hotpot Supper, Quiz and Raffle - no entrance charge
23 Nov - Wed - Members slide show July-Dec 2015 (including Majorca 2015)
17 Dec - Sat - Xmas Dinner and Dance - Morecambe Golf Club
25 Jan - Wed - Jacob's Join and Games Night (Beetle Drive)
8 Feb - Wed - Hotpot Supper, Quiz and Raffle - no entrance charge, MUST BE BOOKED
22 Feb - Wed - AGM
10 Mar - Fri - Ceilidh an Hotot Supper at the Jubilee Club - MUST BE BOOKED
22 Mar - Wed - Members slide show (Jan-June 2016 slides)
8-12 Apl - Sat-Wed - Walking holiday to Weston-Super Mare