Here is a list of all our currently scheduled events.
Please come along! But please let the event organiser listed in the event details know you're coming.
If you are new to the group, or don't know the event organiser's contact details, please drop us a message via the contact form. Please also read the Frequently Asked Questions and the Code of Conduct before attending an event.
Tuesday 26 February 19:00 - 22:00
Location: New Vic Theatre, Etruria Rd, Newcastle ST5 0JG, UK Map
We will go to see 'Much Ado About Nothing' at the New Vic Theatre in Newcastle - meet there in good time for the 7.30pm start. Captioned performance. Please contact Linda, with payment, by Friday 11 January if you want to go (tickets are £21.50 full price, £19.20 concessions).
Sunday 3 March 10:00 - 13:30
Location: Madeley, UK Map
Meet for a 10am start in Madeley car park (opposite church). A short walk at
around 6 miles, so we should finish by 1pm, but bring sandwiches if you wish. Contact Linda.
Tuesday 12 March 20:00 - 22:00
Final planning meeting
The final planning meeting for the summer programme. All welcome. Meet at Lindsey and Aidan's house at 8pm.
Sunday 17 March 10:00 - 16:00
Wildlife working party
Location: Tean Valley nature reserve Map
A day doing voluntary work at the Tean Valley Nature Reserve.
We will help to clear areas for the wildlife and in return receive an expert's talk on barn owls of the area as well as a tour of the site.
Meet 10am at the reserve, bring sandwiches and a flask. Contact Lindsey
Saturday 23 March 00:00 - Sunday 24 March 23:59
Location: Hostel weekend Map
A weekend based at one of the hostels in the Lake District. More details to follow. Contact Aidan.
Tuesday 26 March 19:00 - 22:00
We will go out for an evening meal at a local pub or restaurant. Details to follow. Contact Tony.
Sunday 31 March 10:00 - 16:00
Location: redesmere picnic site Map
A day walk starting from Redesmere Picnic Site, Siddington, Cheshire. The walk will be around 9 miles over flat country, and include a pub stop. Contact Jon.
Tuesday 9 April 18:30 - 21:00
Location: Dick Turpin, Newcastle under Lyme Map
Our first evening walk of the year, as the evenings draw lighter. Meet at the Dick Turpin pub for a 6.30 start. Contact John.
Sunday 14 April 10:00 - 16:00
A day walk - details to follow. Contact Ian
Tuesday 23 April 18:30 - 21:00
An evening walk - details to be confirmed.
Sunday 28 April 10:00 - 13:00
A day walk, starting at 10am from the town centre car park (near the church) in Audlem.
A short walk at around 4-5miles, finishing about 1pm, so time to go to a tearoom/pub afterwards for lunch. Contact John.