East Lancs Social Events

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.

 

Group Holiday Booking Guidelines.pdf

 

 

Sunday September 1st. Norman's Birthday Bus.

A trip to Blackpool to celebrate Norman's 80th birthday. £20 pp to include cafe meal in Lytham and return transport. We will walk from St Annes through the lights to Bispham to board the coach for the return to Horwich. Further details from Viv on 01706 824407. This trip is now fully booked.

 

Real Ale Ramble. Friday 22nd Nov for 3 nights.

Organised walks for 2 days, meals each night, beer festival and entertainment. Ring the Neuadd Arms Hotel on 01591 610236 to book your room and let Viv know you are going. Book soon as accommodation is often booked up by March though the hotel does organise a waiting list. 10 people are booked on this to date.

 

Ghyll Head. December 2nd - 6th 2019.

Four nights self catering, accommodation £120 pp plus food kitty and evening meal costs. A really fun filled trip just before Christmas. Led walks each day. This trip is now full.

 

East Lancs Christmas Meal. Friday December 13th.

By popular request we will be returning to The Rivington. We have also booked Pauline again to come and entertain us with her singing.

 

New Year 2019. The Neuadd Arms, Llanwrtyd Wells. 29th December for 4 nights.

One of the best value and entertaining New Years Eve you can experience. This break away is on the list of the best 6 places to be at New Year according to the Guardian. Room rate 40 pp, top quality dinner on New Years Eve 25pp. Celtic band, torchlit village procession, midnight on the village square, live entertainment up to 3am. Locally led history walk on New Years day. East Lancs led walks when time permits! 11 East Lancs members booked to date. Book as soon as you can at the Neuadd as very few rooms are left already. 01591 610236. Let Viv know you are coming. 15 East Lancs members have booked to date.

 

January 24th 2020. The Old Vicarage, Ambleside. 

Three nights at this popular B n B in Ambleside. Swimming pool and sauna, lovely after a day out on the fells. Book directly with Leanne at the Old Vicarage on 015394 33364 and let Viv know you are coming for evening meal bookings. Led walks on Saturday/Sunday. The accommodation is dog friendly but does not have single rooms, twins are available. 12 members booked to date.

Keswick. Hazlewood House. Fri 21st Feb - Fri 28th Feb 2020.

1 weeks self catering, sleeps 18 people. £95 pp plus £40 food kitty for the week. This trip is now full.

 

South West Coastal Path. April 20th 2020. 

 The cost is £364.00 pp which includes transport, 6 nights bed, breakfast and evening meal plus packed lunch. Four days walking to the end of the SWCP. The hotel is the Norfolk Hotel in Weymouth. This trip is always a very social affair, a chance to refresh your memory of coastal walking with great company from East and West Lancs.  This trip is now full but you can discuss any future possible cancellations with Karen. Email Karen at karenjanewardle@gmail.com 

 

Y 100 Sir Fynwy  in 2020.

Some accommodation has been booked at Longtown Outdoor Centre at a cost of £23 pp per night. This is the breakfast stop checkpoint at 59 miles and as usual East Lancs is manning this check. Contact Viv on 01706 824407 to check on availability. There is a bed available in a shared twin Female room.

 

Two Crosses/Red Rose 50/100 Party.

Saturday June 6th 2020. We do need a venue for this event. Suggestions to the committee or offers of a house to hold the event in will be very welcome.

 

Sunday June 14th 2020.

"View and a brew" at Peel Tower. We will be helping Viv at the Tower again raising funds for MS Trust and MND. There will be a led walk, the Ramsbottom Round for those who wish to call at the Tower in the afternoon for the aforementioned brew and cake. A volunteer is needed to lead the walk. Viv will be very grateful for donations of cakes. Please contact her on 01706 824407.

 

June 19 -26th 2020. The Cleveland Way

If you are interested in further details about this, please contact Hilary on hilary.scott54@sky.com