SLUGS EVENTS  January – July 2008

 

 

1st January   New Year’s Eve Party.

Start the New Year in style, at Phil and Rosie’s Party on New Year’s Eve. You should already have details, so phone #### ###### to tell them you’re coming. There will be a FUN orienteering option on New Year’s Day, in the Lune valley. (Contact us, or Pete and Meg if you want to meet there, and not go to Lancaster first)

 

Skiing – last week in January or first week in February.

Contact Kevin Molloy on #### ###### (with some urgency!) if you want to join this year’s group.

 

Saturday 9th    February  Orienteering

Pete and Meg invite you to join them for an orienteering event, then afterwards at        #### ######  to help Chris eat his party food and birthday cake. Let them know if you’re coming so they  have enough to eat. Pete & Meg, #### ######.

 

Orienteering Details (Dee):  Colomendy, Near Mold     Map ref: GR SJ 199623

Directions: Colamendy Centre for Outdoor Education.

Located at Loggerheads on the A494 Mold to Ruthin road, 2½ miles approx west of Mold. The entrance is directly off the A494.

On the day Registration 10:00 till 11:30am.    Start Times 10:30 till 12:00 noon.

Fees: £1.50 Juniors, £3.00 Senior club/BOF members, £3.50 Senior unattached.

 

1st – 3rd March.   Nifty Fifty!

I’m going to walk 50 miles, across the Lake District and back again, over three days.

Feel fit and fast enough to walk/run from Brother’s Water to Buttermere on Saturday?

Fancy a get-together in the hut in Buttermere Saturday night?

Or skive off work on Monday and eat birthday cake on Hellvellyn (Gough’s Cairn)

Let me know!!     Anne #### ######

 

8th-9th March    Scottish Winter weekend

Kinlochleven, for a change. The FRCC hut is ideally located for the Mamores or Glen Coe (or other places) Booking is essential, so let us know as soon as possible. (8 places available, but we can arrange more if we know soon enough)

Anne and Ken #### ######

 

26th April    Mountain-biking

Probably in the Lakes, and probably back of Skiddaw, but contact John nearer the date for exact place and time   John Boardman  #### ###### or #### ######

 

 

 

17th-18th May    Camping in Langdale

Baysbrown campsite, Chapel Stile  (GR 314052)

Depending on numbers and weather we may stay at Rawhead, so give us a ring if you plan to join us.   Anne and Ken  #### ######

 

15th June   Climbing in Derbyshire

Venue to be decided nearer the time. Phone Anne and Ken if you want to climb, or feel like coming along to socialise.   #### ######

 

5th July    Special Event! Bill and Elen’s wedding celebration.

Firstly, warmest congratulations to Bill and Elen, who married quietly in September. In July they are inviting every-one to come and help them celebrate, at their new home overlooking the Roaches (near Leek). There’s lots of room for music and dancing, not to mention sleeping and camping. More details nearer the time, but keep the weekend free!

Bill's mobile is #### ###### and Elen’s is #### ######

(They are between houses at the moment)

 

 

 

Photos and reports of recent SLUGS activities at http://www.es.lancs.ac.uk/luss/Slugs/