TRAC Programme - November 2014  to February 2015
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Fuel contributions are expected at 25p per mile per car from passengers sharing cars.
All events may be subject to change, please check first. 
Please confirm attendance with event organiser and request / offer car share.  
New Members are Welcome at Any Event

Fri 31st Oct Damian 0113 282 8622
Outdoor cinema night at The Orangery in Wakefield. Ghostbusters followed by The Blair Witch Project. 
Contact Damian ASAP for further details.

Sat 1st Nov Damian 0113 282 8622
Experience the terror of a visit to Yorkshire’s scariest “scream park”, near Wakefield. Tickets £17. 
Advance booking advised. Get in touch for further details.

Wed 5th Nov Luisa 0113 282 8622 
Enjoy the annual Rothwell Fireworks Spectacular in Springhead Park, followed by supper at Casa Panetta (charge applies to cover costs). 
Names required by 31st October please, for catering purposes.

Sat 8th Nov Luisa 0113 282 8622
Enjoy an afternoon in Hebden Bridge followed by an evening (hopefully moonlit) walk to Stoodley Pike. 
Remember to wrap up extra warm and bring a torch!

Sun 16th Nov Peter 01924 896495
7 mile walk along field and woodland paths. Meet at 10:30am at Swinsty Moor car park, signposted from Fewston village off the A59 west of Harrogate.

Wed 19th Nov Jackie 01924 829096
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 Jackie know if you plan to join us.

Thu 20th - Sun 23rd Nov Paul 0113 282 0739
Weekend of serious mountain walking in the beautiful Brecon Beacons. Already booked into Llwyn-y-Celyn YH. 
Please ring 0845 371 9029 to book your own bed.

Sat 29th Nov Neil 01977 552243
Local walk (8-10 miles) or local cycle depending upon the weather. More details to follow via GroupMail.

Wed 3rd Dec Les 01977 675832
Xmas meal & Free drink for £8.49 at Wetherspoons in Xscape, Castleford. Meet at 6.45pm. 
Let Les know your choice of menu and forward a £3 deposit ASAP.

Sun 7th Dec Mark 01924 255397
10 mile walk taking in the Longshaw Estate, Frogatt Edge and White Edge. Meet at the Fox House Inn (OL1 GR266802) at 9.45am. 
More to follow via GroupMail. 

Sun 14th Dec Peter 01924 896495
Xmas adventure at Stockeld Park winter wonderland near Wetherby. Why not try out skating, Nordic skiing, a 4D sleigh ride or visit the grotto? 
Prices from £16 (activities extra). Family tickets available.

Wed 17th Dec The Hewitts 01924 870882 
Minced Pine and Mulled Wies: 8pm at Hewitt Towers. There will be a small charge to cover costs. 
Names required in advance, by 14th December please.

Sat 20th Dec Jackie 01924 829096 
Get your fill of festive cheer at the German Christmas Market, followed by a visit to the Roman Exhibition at Leeds City Museum. Free access to both venues.

Tue 23rd Dec Luisa 0113 282 8622 
A festive theatre trip to see White Christmas at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds. 
Already booked. Please purchase your own tickets from the WYP.

Sun 28th Dec Luisa 0113 282 8622 
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.

Sun 4th Jan 2015 Jackie 01924 829096
Visit to Potteric Carr near Doncaster to explore the trails around this lovely nature reserve. Entry £4. 
Meet at the main car park at 10am.

Fri 9th Jan Luisa 0113 282 8622
Another evening at the West Yorkshire Playhouse, this time to see James and the giant peach. 
Already booked. Purchase your own tickets from the WYP.

Sun 11th Jan Roland 01405 762608
9 mile walk near Barnsley. 9.30am start. 
More details via GroupMail nearer the date.

Sun 18th Jan Steve 01977 661238
Walking “time trials” around Brotherton & Fairburn. Total distance approx 6 miles. 
More details to follow via GroupMail nearer the date.

Wed 21st Jan Colin 07510 297221
Wakefield Real Ale Trail. Join us for an exploration of some of Wakefield’s more interesting hostelries and sample some fine ales in the process! Please contact Colin in advance if you wish to join him.

Sat 24th Jan Christine 0113 282 0739
Burns’ Night ceilidh in Rothwell. Lots of high octane dancing to be enjoyed. Licensed bar & haggis supper (alternative choice available) included within the ticket price. More details via GroupMail nearer the date.

Sun 25th Jan Neil 01977 552243
Local walk (8-10 miles) or local cycle depending upon the weather. More details to follow via GroupMail.

Sun 1st Feb Paul 0113 282 0739
Explore the rock formations at Brimham Rocks, near Harrogate, and enjoy views over Nidderdale. Various walks possible. 
Meet at the main car park 11am.

Wed 4th Feb Liz 01924 255397
Tenpin bowling at Xscape, Castleford. Names to Liz by 30th January if you wish to play (charges apply).
  Meet at Starbucks from 7.30pm to bowl at 8pm.

Sun 8th Feb Jayne & Giles 01924 870882
See the snowdrops at Hopton Hall and walk around Carsington Water, Derbyshire. Maximum 8-10 miles with shorter variations possible. 
Ring for more info.

Sun 15th Feb Margaret 01405 762608
Join us for a walking treasure hunt around the historic market town of Howden and uncover its interesting
history whilst searching for clues. 10.30am start.

Wed 18th Feb Giles 01924 870882
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.

Fri 20th - Sun 22nd Feb Jackie 01924 829096
Join us for a weekend break, based at Hartington Youth Hostel in the Peak District. Cost to be advised. 
Expressions of interest required ASAP!


23-30 May: Spring Holiday in Scotland
A week staying at the stunning Cauldhame House, situated in a fantastic location near Stirling.
Sorry, fully booked already!

4-5 July: Masham weekend
Join us for a weekend around scenic Masham
in North Yorkshire. Warning: May involve beer!
Contact Jayne & Giles on 01924 870882

21-23 August: Roamin’ with the Romans
A weekend in Northumberland, staying close to Hadrian’s Wall at Once Brewed Youth Hostel.
Contact Luisa on 0113 282 8622

TRAC’s 27th birthday (date TBC)
Help us celebrate our 27th birthday with a bracing weekend break at Scarborough Youth Hostel.
Contact Jackie on 01924 829096

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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