|Our next walks from the Summer Programme 2015:
Saturday 3rd October 2015
Our next walks from the summer programme will be on a full day, finishing at Witherslack on Saturday 3rd October 2015.
The ‘A’ walk will be led by Grace Green and will start at Ravens Lodge, following the woodland path to Gillbirks via Rawson, Rawsons Wood, Watsons Wood and Barney Crags. We will then follow the path at the edge of Horse Pasture Wood to ascend to the cairn on Whitbarrow Scar. We then descend to Witherslack Hall Farm before joining the woodland bridleway passing Lawns House, Yewbarrow, High Fell End and Latter Barrow Farm to meet the road by the Derby Arms. Approx 7½ miles with some good views.
The "B" walk will be led by Amanda Birnie and is a circular starting at Catcragg and finishing near the Derby Arms. The walk takes us through fields, lanes, woods and a nature reserve. There is a 20 minute long gradual climb to Witherslack Hall about half way. There are a few stiles and the walk is about 7½ .
The ’C’ walk will be led by Wendy Lyth and begins at the Derby Arms Hotel going through Latterbarrow Nature Reserve to reach High Fell End. We then follow a woodland path to reach Nether Hall and on to Kirket Nook, Rocky Common and Strawberry Syke to finish along the quiet old road back at the Derby Arms Hotel. 5miles.
Your new Winter Programme of walks and Social Evenings has now beeen distributed to all members.
PICKUP TIME: 11am from Torrisholme Church of the Ascension, Torrisholme.
(Pickups commence from Heysham Towers at 10.45am)
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL HALF DAY WALKS NOW COMMENCE AT 11AM
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 2015/16" 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 either the Map Secretary Alan Whittaker or the Hon Secretary Linda Mills. We have a large selection of maps and books containing walks in all the areas which cover the Winter Programme. A list is available from the Secretary.
3rd- 10th October 2015
It will soon be our walking holiday to Majorca and participants have been sent their Joining Instructions and Walking Programme. If you are willing to lead a walk, please contact either Graham Dyson who has organised all the walks, or the Secretary.
Please contact the Secretary on 01524 771177 for any other information.
9th- 13th April 2016
Our next walking weekend will be at Bournemouth. This will be a 5 day holiday (Sat to Wed) and the venue is the Devon Towers Hotel in Bournemouth.
The approximate cost of the weekend is £225 pp and a deposit of £40 pp, made payable to Torrisholme Rambling Club is required now. Linda Mountford (Treasurer) will be taking booking deposits, commencing now. Please note that Nadine is the co-ordinator with Alfa and any queries should be addressed to her at her new address 22 Anstable Road, Torrisholme, Tel 07919678047.
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
25 Sep - Fri - FREE 50th Celebratory Ceilidh and Hotpot Supper at the Jubilee Club. Please book your supper (price £3.50 with the Treasurer now).
3-10 Oct Sat-Sat - Holiday to Puerto Pollensa in Majorca
21 Oct - Wed - Hotpot Supper, Quiz and Raffle
11 Nov - Wed - Games Night and Jacob's Join Supper
4 Dec - Fri - Annual Dinner Dance at the Lothersdale Hotel (price £27.50). Bookings will close on 26th September, so book your place now!
13 Jan - Wed - Beetle Drive, Nibbles and Raffle
27 Jan - Wed - Games Night and Jacob's Join Supper
10 Feb - Wed - Hotpot Supper, Quiz and Raffle
24 Feb - Wed - AGM
9 Mar - Wed - Cheese and Wine Night
23 Mar - Wed - Members Slide Show (January to December slides)
9-13 Apl Sat-Wed - Walking holiday to Bournemouth, Dorset
Chairlady: Nadine Kelly
Vice Chairlady: Colette Follett
Secretary: Linda Mills
Treasurer: Linda Mountford
Map Secretary: Alan Whittaker
Coach Bookings Secretary:
Elsie Dowthwaite, Graham Dyson, Sylvia Dyson, Tom Hodgson, Norma Nicholls, Brian Townson.
Elsie Dowthwaite, Graham Dyson, Jenny Hebblethwaite, Tom Hodgson, Norma Nicholls, Brian Townson, Alan Whittaker