Social Diary



Please note that the main contact for all social events is Viv Lee on 01706 824407.



Please see below for East Lancs group policy on group holidays.




New Year at the Neuadd Arms Hotel, Llanwrtyd Wells.

Book accommodation directly with the Hotel on 01591 610236, there is a gala dinner on New Year's Eve at £25pp, torch lit procession and live entertainment.

Local history walk on New Year's Day, other East Lancs led walks during the 4 day stay. This is a very lively New Year package.

Please let Viv know if you book into the hotel.


The Old Vicarage, Ambleside. 25th Jan 2019 for 3 nights.

2 days led walking, meals out each night. There is a swimming pool, hot tub and sauna at this B & B. Rooms are available at the following prices:-

2 x standard doubles at £135.90 pp.

1 x Triple room at £135.90 pp.

1 x Four Poster room at £135.90 pp.

2 x Superior double or twin at £165.30pp.

Sorry, no single rooms. The Old Vicarage is dog friendly.

Ring on 015394 33364 to book these bargain rate rooms, mention Viv's name to ensure this rate. These rates will increase after September. Please let Viv know if you book with the B&B.  and she will include you in evening meal arrangements.


February 22nd 2019.

 Cost £100 pp for a weeks self catering plus food kitty and two evening meals out in Keswick. This trip has a place available in a shared female twin room.


April 2019. South West Coast Path. 7th-13th April 2019.


There will be 4/5 days good coastal walking from the base at Exmouth to Lyme Regis.  Price of £299.00 includes packed lunches and coach transport from a pick up point and return.  Further details on availability from me on  



The Hadrian 100. Friday May 24th 2019 for 1 weeks self catering accommodation.

Click on this link to see details of the properties.

Viv has booked 3 properties in this complex and the accommodation is now full. There is still one property left on the complex called MidTown Barn which could be booked by 4 people who wish to join us.

It will be the usual format for this event, transport to the 100 start for all walkers, some evening meals in, some walks, all breakfasts and packed lunches provided. East Lancs will be manning the breakfast stop for the event in Dufton. We will be eating in the Stag pub on the Saturday night and Cumbria group who are handling the baggage will be joining us.

The cost of accommodation is expected to be approx £200pp plus food costs. The property has a 30 seater dining room, sauna, hot tub and outside patio area.



Welsh 100 May 2020.

The breakfast stop is at Longtown so Viv is looking at accommodation in Abergavenny, 20 miles away. Register your interest asap with Viv. Look on Sykes holiday cottage website at Pentre Court, sleeping 16 (it has a swimming pool) and Rosehill sleeping 8. Both are dog friendly. Please let Viv know if you are interested asap as these properties can be reserved soon. Pentre Court has a very large dining room so we can all get together in the evenings. The Saturday evening meal will probably be at the Crown Inn, Longtown.