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This page gives the latest news that may affect any of our activities - such as additional events, website updates, changes to our published programme, or problems with the trains we are using.

News items are retained on this page for up to 6 months, but may be removed/updated earlier than this, depending on their relevance. All older and removed items can still be viewed in the News Archives (see link below)

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19 June 2019

Penny would like to remind people to submit their forms for the YHA weekend in Ravenstor. If you don’t have a spare form just text her on 07850 184221 and she’ll sort it out. The deadline is approaching fast!

 

16 June 2019 - Train Walks June to October 2019 - Corrections and Alterations

29 JUNE - The Horton to Ribblehead walk will be moderate grade (this is incorrectly listed as moderate/strenuous in the new June to December Train Walks leaflet - pink colour).

27 JULY - The Chatburn to Clitheroe walk will now be from the 0819 Leeds to Morecambe train. This is due to a change in the bus timetable out of Skipton.

10 AUG - The Gisburn to Barnoldswick walk will now be from the 0819 Leeds to Morecambe train. This is due to a change in the bus timetable out of Skipton.

10 AUG - The Arnside to Carnforth walk will be moderate/strenuous grade (this is incorrectly listed as moderate in the new June to December Train Walks leaflet - pink colour).

21 SEPT - The Gisburn to Hellifield walk will now be from the 0819 Leeds to Morecambe train. This is due to a change in the bus timetable out of Skipton.

26 OCT - The Chatburn Circular walk will now be from the 0819 Leeds to Morecambe train. This is due to a change in the bus timetable out of Skipton.

 

12 June 2019 - Weymouth Members' Holiday Update

Please ensure that you arrive at your designated pick-up point 15 minutes prior to departure. The coach will be of an executive standard but it may not have the Dunwood Livery, it will be Harrogate Coaching.

Luggage allowance: 1 on board bag & 1 hold bag (max 15kg standard suitcase size) per person.

There will be 2 stops on the journey.

Rest day: Tuesday 2nd July.

 

27 May 2019 (corrected item)

Northern Rail are again running their Unlimited Rail Travel Offer (£10 for a day, £17.50 for a weekend) from Monday 6 May to Sunday 14 July 2019, in association with JPIMedia. This involves collecting three tokens from JPIMedia newspapers who publish a number of titles including the Yorkshire Evening Post and several titles in Yorkshire and Lancashire.

Please click here for full details of the offer, including the list of qualifying newspapers (external website link).

Full details of all our public walks from July to December 2019 have now been added to the Train Walks page.


10 April 2019

Please send any items for inclusion in the next members' newsletter (Spring 2019) to the editor, Jane Coupe, as soon as possible, but no later than 19 April 2019.


6 April 2019

A selection of photos from the recent members' weekend in Ennerdale, Cumbria can be accessed in the Past Events (Holidays 2019) section.


22 March 2019 - Lake District Members' Walks Update

Please see the Members Events section for details of the amended joining instructions for these walks which begin on 25 April 2019.


18 February 2019 - Train Walks Update

Following suspension of the strike action at Northern Rail, our train walks will now continue as per the programme printed in our "Free Guided Walks" leaflet, January to June 2019 edition.


7 December 2018 - Events Update for 2019 (amended item)

TRAIN WALKS

Our forthcoming walks programme from January to June 2019 can now been viewed in the Train Walks section. During any further rail strikes or future engineering works, every effort will be made to provide substitute walks - please check this website for more up to date information should this occur.

LAKE DISTRICT MEMBERS WALKS

Some of the details for the walks in July, August and September 2019 have now been changed from the list which was issued with the October members newsletter. Please see the Members Events section of this website for the updated details.

MEMBERS' HOLIDAYS

In addition to the three "main" holidays the Youth Hostel weekend (2 nights) will be held at YHA Ravenstor, near Monsal Head, Derbyshire on 13 to 15 September 2019. Please see the Holidays section for more information and the booking form will be issued with a future edition of the members newsletter.


22 October 2018 - Members Events Update

Details of our 2019 programme of Thursday Walks and Lake District Walks have now been added in the Members section.


18 October 2018

The latest members' newsletter has now been produced and distributed by post and email. Please send any items for the next edition (New Year 2019) to the new editor, Jane Coupe, as soon as possible - her contact details can be found in the current newsletter.

 

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