2011

Roundabout Retford February 13th 2011

February's walk Roundabout Retford 13th Feb 201121 Miles Leader Dave Ashford 20 walkers met at Retford Parish Church on this dull and damp day including guests from East Yorks, West Yorks and Lincolnshire.A figure of eight walk to the North and South of Retford, which included walking stretches of…

The Dave Milne Way. March 13th 2011

The Dave Milne Way. 21 MilesSunday 13th MarchLeader Karen Birkill11 people met at Ludford Village Hall including two guest's from Lincolnshire and a rare Vermuyden appearance for Terry Griffiths.This walk is a new Anytime Challenge Walk devised by Mike Surr in memory of Dave Milne who was a long…

Shirley's Smiles Plus Three Miles- 10th April 2011

Shirley's Smiles Plus Three Miles 10th April 2011Leaders Dennis Allport and Bill Palmer23 members and guests met at Brantingham Village Hall, East Yorks on a lovely sunny morning. The Vermuyden group were joined with Rebecca (West Yorks) Frank and Keith (The Irregulars) John and Malcolm (East…

A Perambulation to Pocklington 15th May 2011

A Perambulation to Pocklington Sunday 15th May 2011Leader Frank Lawson9 Members met in the free car park behind Market Weighton Church.The weather being chilly and overcast. Today's route would take us from Market Weighton through Harswell, Everingham, Bielby, Pocklington via the Canal, Kilnwick…

Meltham Catch Walk 19th June 2011

MELTHAM CATCH WALK JUNE 19th 2011Leader Roy Turner12 group members and 3 guests (plus 2 dogs) met at the Royal Oak in Upperthong near Holmfirth on a chilly and overcast June morning.Today's walk took us around the Holme Valley. This interesting and varied route took us past Digley Res, Meltham…

Wye Wander 24th July 2011

Wye Wander Sunday 24th July 2011Leader Dave Sheldon12 Vermuyden members and two guests (Terry & Ruth G) met at the Church in Ashford in the water on a chilly morning which turned out to be a beautiful warm day.Todays route took us from Ashford to Bakewell then following the River Wye and Monsal…

Cider with David 28th August 2011

Cider With David 21 miles28th August 2011Leader Dave Ashford13 walkers10 Vermuyden members together with Dave and Tony from the Lincolnshire group and Geoff from East Yorks met at Redbourne Village on a dry and very pleasant Sunday morning. This walk would take us around the Ancholme Valley…

Liquorice Root 11th September 2011

THE LIQUORICE ROOT 18 miles11TH SEPTEMBER 2011Leader Chris Haley13 Vermuyden members and three guests Ken, Dave and Frank from the Irregulars met at Heath near Wakefield on a fine but blustery Sunday morning.The object of this walk was to find the long lost Liquorice mines of Pontefract. Pontefract…

An Oxton 'Obble 9th October 2011

An Oxton 'Obble 9th October 2011  

Penistone Boundary Walk 20th November 2011

Penistone Boundary Walk 20th November 2011 Leader David Motloch Distance 18 Miles from Langsett 16 Vermuyden members and 7 guests drove through thick fog and met at a clearer but still misty Langset Barn The guests joining us were Mike and Jane W, Karen J and John A from the Irregulars and three…

A Wobble to Wakefield December 2011

A Wobble to Wakefield December 17th 2011 Leader Tom and John Hughes Milage 10 miles for some 7 for others 14 Members eventually arrived in Sandal mostly by train for our annual festive drinkfest.  After arriving at Sandal and Askrigg station the plan was to visit Sandal Castle, Pugneys Res and then…