TRAC Programme to November 2013 to February 2014

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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

Sun 3rd Nov
8 mile walk from Grassington. Meet at Grassington at 10am or Pontefract Tesco at 8.30am.
Peter 01924 896495

Tue 5th Nov     
Rothwell bonfire & fireworks in Springhead Park. Meet at Casa Panetta at 6.50pm to head down to the park for the festivities. Let Jackie know if you plan to join us.
Jackie 01924 829096

Sat 9th Nov      
Local cycle ride, tailored to suit the skill level of the participants. Meet at Woodlesford station at 10am.
Paul 0113 282 0739

Sat 16th Nov     
Join us for a visit to the National Media Museum, followed by the switching on of the Christmas Lights, accompanied by an acrobatic rock extravaganza.  All free of charge!  Meet at the NMM entrance at 11am.
Damian 0113 282 8622

Sun 17th Nov   
4½ mile morning walk from the Fleece Inn, Holme (near Holmfirth) finishing with a pub lunch. Meet at the Fleece Inn at 10.30am for the walk or at around 12.30pm if you are just joining us for lunch afterwards.
Bob & Gill 01484 420318

Wed 20th Nov  
Meal and social evening at the Thatched House pub. Meet at 7pm if you wish to dine or from 9pm for the quiz. Please let Giles know if you plan to join us.
Giles 01924 870882

Fri 22nd - Tue 26th Nov           
Experience the glamour of Paris by joining us for a Eurostar weekend package to the French capital.
Sorry, but bookings for this trip are now closed.
Luisa 0113 282 8622

Sun 1st Dec     
8 mile walk from Stanley Ferry to Heath Common.  Meet at 10am at the Ferryboat Inn car park.
Jackie 01924 829096

Wed 4th Dec    
Join us at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds for a performance of The Jungle Book
Names to Luisa by 7th Nov so she can order tickets (£25 each)
Luisa 0113 282 8622

Sat 7th Dec      
4ish mile walk at Nostell Priory, followed by a visit to the house, which will be decorated for Christmas. Entry fee applies for non NT members. Café available for drinks & lunch. Meet at the main car park at 10.30am.
Bob & Gill 01484 420318

Sun 15th Dec   
A short walk from Skipton, followed by a visit to the Christmas Market and/or Skipton Castle (entry fee applies). Meet at 10am at the Coach Street car park.
Liz 01924 255397

Wed 18th Dec  
Join us at 8pm at Manfield Manor for some festive mince pies & mulled wine. There will be a small charge to cover costs. Names in advance please.
Paul & Christine 0113 282 0739

Sun 22nd Dec  
10 mile walk from Rothwell to Temple Newsam, round the lakes, and back again. Lunch available from the Temple Newsam café or bring your own pack-up. Meet at 9.30am at the Springhead Park car park.
Damian 0113 282 8622

Leeds Country Way: A 100km challenge walk

  In June 2014 a couple of TRAC members will attempt to complete the 100km Leeds Country Way in a single continuous walk, to raise funds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. They will be undertaking a number of longer training walks as they build towards their challenge over the coming months, and invite others to join them on any of these walks, or for part or all of the challenge walk itself.  Walks will be publicised via Groupmail

Wed 1st Jan    
An easy 5 mile walk around the Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Meet at West Bretton village hall at 11am.
Jackie 01924 829096

Sun 5th Jan     
10 mile walk around Towton battlefield. Contact Paul for details. Meet at the lay-by near the Crooked Billet pub, opposite Lead church. 9.30am start.
Paul 0113 282 0739

Sun 12th Jan   
6 mile walk from Ledsham with an option for Sunday lunch at The Chequers Inn. Meet at 10am.
Peter 01924 896495

Wed 15th Jan  
Join us at The Royale Cantonese Restaurant, near Lofthouse, for a delicious oriental meal.  Names to Christine by 12th January please.
Christine 0113 282 0739

Sun 19th Jan   
Continuing the Wakefield Way, we complete a 7 mile section which includes South & North Emsall and Wrangbrook. Meet at 9.30am at South Emsall station.
Mark 01924 255397

Sun 26th Jan   
A 4-5 mile walk in the Huddersfield area, followed by warming home-made soup at Chez Gilworths (please bring your own sandwiches). 10.30am start. Location to be advised via GroupMail nearer the time. Names in advance please to ensure there is enough soup!
Bob & Gill 01484 420318

Wed 29th Jan  
Curry Night at The Sun Inn on the A61 at Lofthouse Gate. Names to Jackie by 26th January please.
Jackie 01924 829096

Sun 2nd Feb
10ish mile mystery walk in South Yorkshire. Details of the route, distance, and meeting place & time will be circulated via GroupMail  nearer the date of the walk.
Roland 01405 762608

Sat 8th Feb      
If the weather is good we head to the Derbyshire hills for a 10-12 mile walk – so an early start. More details to follow via GroupMail  nearer the time.
Cary 01977 615648

Wed 12th Feb  
Meal and social evening at the Thatched House pub. Meet at 7pm if you wish to dine or from 9pm for the quiz. Please let Giles know if you plan to join us.
Giles 01924 870882

Sat 15th Feb    
Orienteering at Harlow Hill: Courses suitable for all levels.  Enjoy Valley Gardens and maybe visit RHS Harlow Carr (charge applies) or Betty's Tea Rooms afterwards. Meet at Harlow Carr at 10am.
Jayne 01924 870882

Sat 22nd - Sun 23rd Feb  
A wuthering weekend at Haworth YH. Visit the Bronte Parsonage Museum or ride on a steam train. Lots of walks on offer. Names required by 24th December.
Luisa 0113 282 8622

Wed 26th Feb  
Tenpin bowling at Xscape, Castleford. Names to Liz by 19th February if you wish to play (charges apply). Meet at Starbucks from 7.30pm to bowl at 8pm.
Liz 01924 255397

Sat 1st Mar      
Full day cycle (c. 40 miles), mainly on very quiet minor roads, taking in Selby Abbey and some delightfully flat East Yorkshire countryside. Contact Neil for further information, including details of meeting place & time.
Neil 01977 552243


More to follow via GroupMail  nearer the time
or contact the organiser for further information.

  18th - 20th APRIL 2014: Weekend at Bath YH
A Bath weekend, whether we need one or not!
Contact Jackie on 01924 829096

  13th JULY: A grand day out in York
Join us for the 2014 York Mystery Plays, with an
option to stay overnight at
York YH on Saturday.
Contact Luisa on 0113 282 8622

  22nd - 25th AUGUST: Weekend at Alnwick
Join us up north, staying at Alnwick YH,
with loads of attractions to suit all tastes.
Contact Luisa on 0113 282 8622

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.

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