SLUGS NEWS - SEPTEMBER 1997


SLUGS co-ordinator
Sue I'Anson (01454 294564) 
(c/o george.shaw@tfs.notes.frontec.se)

NEW MEMBER
Phil Walker

E-MAIL
Anybody who wishes to receive the address and events list by e-mail should send me their address.

Ian Edmondson has also created a SLUGS page on the web 
 
http://www.ednet.lancs.ac.uk/luss/Slugs/index.html

SLUGS PHOTO ALBUMS
Anne Daykin is wanting to make a new SLUGS album, so if anyone has any photos which may be of
general interest which they would like to donate, either send them to her or bring them to the
dinner in October when the old albums should be around for people to laugh/cringe over.

You can also scan them and email them to I.Edmondson@lancaster.ac.uk
for 
http://www.ednet.lancs.ac.uk/luss/Slugs/Photos/index.html

SUBSCRIPTIONS
Any contributions welcome.  3 singles, 5 for couples/families. Please send a cheque to me 
(payable to Sue I'Anson) or bring it along in person to one of the events.

ORGANISER
It's time to search for a new SLUGS co-ordinator. Any volunteers? If you're interested,
contact me (Sue I'Anson), if not prepare to be bullied.



EVENTS - WINTER '97 - contact listed name or Sue I'Anson (01454 294564) for details

OCTOBER 25TH SLUGS 21ST BIRTHDAY DINNER At the Punch Bowl Inn, Low Row, Richmond If you haven't already sent me your menu choice and money then please do so by the end of the month. If you have, then call someone you'd like to see there and persuade them to come as well. For more info contact me, Sue I'Anson 01454 294564 NOVEMBER 2nd FIREWORKS PARTY AT HOWARD & JO'S Howard & Jo are warming their new house with a bang! Bonfire party on Saturday night with fire and food provided. Bring yourself and some fireworks. Lots of space for people to stay. Ring Howard Jones or Jo Ellis (01691 773147) for more info and directions to their house. NOVEMBER 22TH DAVE CHECKLEY'S HOUSE WARMING WEEKEND Spend a cultural Saturday in Manchester visiting the science museum and/or the theatre, cinema, shopping, with lunch at a restaurant or tapas bar. Then its back to Dave's new house to sample the delights of SK9. Sunday's the time for relieving the hangover with a bit of climbing/cycling/walking or whatever takes your fancy in Derbyshire. Ring Dave Checkley (01625 528767) for more info and directions to his house. JANUARY 16-18 LAKE DISTRICT Rock and Fell hut in Langdale Contact Anne or Ken Daykin (01254 883934) for details. JANUARY 24 SKIING IN FRANCE John Boardman will be organising a weeks skiing in France again. Probably for the week from 24th January and probably at Les Arcs, but he's still sorting out the details at the moment. It'll be organised along the usual lines etc. Last year about 20 people went, which must make it one of the most popular events on the list! Contact John Boardman (01904 636518 or 0378 113577) for more info and to make sure you reserve your place. MARCH 6-8 CRIANLARICH The ever popular SLUGS trip to snowy (hopefully) Scotland. As usual there may or may not be skiing in Glencoe, ice climbing, hill walking, cross country skiing etc. The Ochils club hut is about half a mile east of the station on the left of the road to Stirling just past the Ben More bar. Its Annes 40 th birthday on the 3rd , so she may bring some cake and need a hand celebrating. Contact Anne or Ken Daykin (01254 883934) for details. FORTHCOMING ATTRACTIONS Summer 1998 - Ken & Anne Daykin planning to go on holiday in Europe next summer and would like others to join them. Possibilities are Alps or Pyrenees, but must be somewhere to suit all, i.e. mountaineering to grockelling, and for all ages, and in the school holidays. Summer 2000 - Chris Baxter is organising a trip to the Picos to celebrate 25 years in Tresviso in the summer of 2000. Join in the 5 yearly fiesta del San Carlos on August 5.