TRAC Programme July to November 2011

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All events may be subject to change, please check first. 
Please confirm attendance with event organiser and request / offer car share.
Fuel contributions are expected at 25p per mile per car from passengers sharing cars.  
New Members are Welcome at Any Event

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Sun 3rd Jul
Giles 01924 870882
Summer BBQ with the Hewitts. Please bring your own choice of drink. Small charge to cover food costs.

Wed 6th Jul
Roland 01405 762608
Treasure hunt around Pontefract, finishing at a local hostelry. Meet at Pontefract Tesco at 6.45pm.

w/e 8th - 10th Jul
Damian 0113 282 8622
Weekend at Wooler YH. Perfect for the Cheviot Hills, Lindisfarne & Bamburgh, and visit Cragside en route.

Wed 13th Jul
Luisa 0113 282 8622
We’re off to see The Wiz at the WY Playhouse. Join us in the WYP café from 6.00pm for a pre-show meal. Performance begins at 7.30pm.

Sun 17th Jul
Luisa 0113 282 8622
12 mile walk from Dacre Banks in North Yorkshire. Meet at 10am. Car park opposite the Royal Oak pub.

Wed 20th Jul
Jayne 01924 870882
Join us for a meal at a local restaurant. Details to be announced via GroupMail nearer the time. Names by 17th July please so a table can be booked.

Sun 24th Jul
Giles 01924 870882
15(ish) mile mystery walk in the Yorkshire Dales. Route will be appropriate to participants & conditions on the day. Meet at the Thatched House at 8.30am.

Sun 31st Jul
Peter 01924 896495
8 mile walk to Spurn Point. Meet at Pontefract Tesco at 9am or Spurn Head RSPB car park at 10.30am.

Wed 3rd Aug
Neil 01977 552243
4ish mile evening walk from The Three Horseshoes pub in Fairburn. Meet at the pub for a 7pm start.

Sun 7th Aug
Roland 01405 762608
Annual croquet tournament at the Percy Arms pub in Airmyn, near Goole. Contact Roland by 4th August so he can include you in the draw. Will this be your year to be the TRAC croquet champion?

Sat 13th Aug
Neil 01977 552243
Leeds cycle ride part 2: Castleford to High Hoyland (30 miles). Mainly quiet country roads with some off-road sections on good paths. Moderate grade with some hills! More info to follow via GroupMail.

Sun 14th Aug
Luisa 0113 282 8622
Family day at Pontefract races. Bring a picnic and lots of stake money. Tickets from £13 for Grandstand and Paddock areas. Names to Luisa by 5th August please.

Wed 17th Aug
Hewitts 01924 870882
4 mile evening stroll at Stanley Nature Reserve, led by our youngest walk leader, Amy. Meet at 7pm at the reserve car park (at Lime Pit Lane, off the A642 north of Wakefield).

w/e 20th - 21st Aug
Gary 01977 677860
The first of two weekends over the Pennines with the objective of completing the 45 mile Pendle Way walk.

Mon 29th Aug
Jackie 01924 829096
Join us on the Bank Holiday to enjoy the spectacle of the Leeds West Indian Carnival. More via GroupMail nearer the time.

Wed 31st Aug
Giles 01924 870882
Meal and social evening at the Thatched House pub. Enjoy some good company and the pub quiz. Meet at the Thatched House from 7pm.

Sun 4th Sep
Christine 0113 282 0739
Progressive meal: 7 mile walk from Woodlesford to Stanley and back again, dining in stages along the way. Start 10am at Woodlesford Railway Station.

Sun 11th Sep
Jackie 01924 829096
Join the 13 mile "Yards Apart" walk from Slaithwaite, part of the South Pennine Walking Festival. Starts at Slaithwaite Station at 10am.

Wed 14th Sep
Hewitts 01924 870882
Real Ale and spicy food in Leeds City Centre. Names in advance please to enable table booking.

Sun 18th Sep
Mark 01924 255397
A 10 mile walk from Malham, taking in some of the best scenery in Yorkshire... nay, in England. Meet at the main car park at 10am.

Sun 25th Sep
Steve 01977 661238
An easy 6½ mile walk from Askham Richard, near York, starting at 10.30am. More info to follow later.

Wed 28th Sep
Cary 01977 615648
Enjoy some local culture on the Wakefield Artwalk. More info to follow via GroupMail nearer the time.

Sun 2nd Oct
Paul 0113 282 0739
Enjoy a day trip with Paul to Fort Paull, near Hull. Meet at the fort at 10am. Please contact Paul so he can co-ordinate car sharing.

w/e 7th – 9th October
Jackie on 01924 829096
Join us for a celebratory weekend at Helmsley YH on .(Includes the AGM at 6pm on Saturday.)

Wed 12th Oct
Luisa 0113 282 8622
King Lear at the West Yorkshire Playhouse, 7.15pm. Meet in the WYP café from 6pm for a pre-show meal.

Sun 16th Oct
Peter 01924 896495
9 mile walk from Jervaulx Abbey to Middleham and back. Meet at Pontefract Tesco at 9am or at the car park opposite Jervaulx Abbey at 10.15pm.

Sat 22nd Oct
Neil 01977 552243
Stoodley Pike hike from Hebden Bridge. 10am start. Easier family friendly walk also available. More info to be circulated via GroupMail nearer the time.Wed 

26th Oct
Jackie 01924 829096
Meal and social evening at the Thatched House pub. Enjoy some good company and the pub quiz. Meet at the Thatched House from 7pm.

Sat 29th Oct
Luisa 0113 282 8622
Terrifying fright night (and day) at Frightwater Valley, including spooktacular fireworks estravaganza to top off the evening. Advance booking absolutely essential so please advise by 31st July if you wish to attend.

Fri 4th Nov
Luisa 0113 282 8622
Rothwell Fireworks Spectacular in Springhead Park, followed by supper at Casa Panetta. A small charge will be made to cover catering costs. Contact Luisa to advise of attendance (for catering purposes).

w/e 11th - 13th Nov
Christine 0113 282 0739
Enjoy the autumn colours with a weekend amongst the trees, based at the National Forest YH. Names to Christine by the end of August please.

Scroll down for advance notices
Advisory note. It is the responsibility of all participants to satisfy themselves that they are sufficiently fit and adequately attired for any event. Personal accident insurance is the responsibility of each individual.

Advance Notices/Weekends Away


Join us at either Berwick or Alnwick YH
from 27th Dec. Expressions of interest
please ASAP. Luisa 0113 282 8622

WEEKEND 10th - 12th February 2012
A trip to Stratford upon Avon YH in
the heart of Shakespeare country.
Contact Jackie 01924 829096

HOLIDAY WEEK: 18-25 May 2012
Enjoy a week in the scenic splendour of
the Brecon Beacons in southern Wales.
Contact Damian ASAP 0113 282 8622


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