Club Programme

  

 
Times shown are approximately 15 minutes before train or bus departs (unless specifically stated) - figures in brackets indicate arrival times.  These times are correct at time of  "going to press", but members and leaders MUST CHECK departure times.  Telephone 0845 748 4950 for trains; 0161 228 7811 for buses; 0161 205 2000 for Metrolink.
 
 
There may be disruption to services or closures of some sections of track at times which may affect train services.  Bus replacement services may be at different times to those given for trains.  Enquiries should be made in advance.  If members know they will be travelling on trains which are affected, if possible please contact us.
 
All coach fares and petrol contributions are subject to adjustment. 
 
* Leader joins en route 
 


Saturday 17th November                     PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK SHUTLINGSLOE - S7

Meet at Piccadilly Station 8.32am for 8.47am train to Hazel Grove (9.12am).  Cars please meet at station to take party to the Leathers Smithy, Clark Lane, Langley GR SJ953716.  Contribution to driver’s petrol £2.00 per head please.

Leader: John

 

Saturday 24th November                        PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK – THE GOYT - M/E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.20am for Bus 199 at 9.35am to Whaley Bridge.  Then 61 bus to start of walk. 

Leader: Margaret

 

Saturday 1st December                                                                                             MYSTERY WALK  -  E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 10.00am.

Leader:  TBA

 

Saturday 8th December                                                            CANAL, HILLS AND RESERVOIR – M6

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.50am for Bus 199 at 10.05am to Whaley Bridge (10.50am).  Start 11.00am.

Leader: Graham

 

Thursday 13th December                                                           EASY STROLL / CHRISTMAS LUNCH

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Saturday 15th December   PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK GLOSSOP TO TINTWISTLE – E

Meet at Piccadilly Station 9.14am for 9.29am train to Glossop (9.59am).  Return from Hadfield Station.

Leader: John

 

Saturday 22nd December                                                                         LYME AT CHRISTMAS – E/M

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 10.20am for Bus 199 at 10.35am to Lyme Park Gate.

Leader: Margaret

 

Saturday 29th December                                                                                DUNHAM IN WINTER – E

Meet at Altrincham Interchange at 10.45am for Bus Cat5A at 11.01am.

Leader: Margaret

 

Tuesday 1st January                                                                                                   A HAPPY NEW YEAR            

Subscriptions £12.00, or £6.00 for Life Members, due to the Treasurer. Nominations for committee at the AGM to the Secretary.

 

Saturday 5th January                                                                                EXPLORING THE BUSWAY - E

Meet at St Peter’s Square Metro Station at 10.00am for V1 bus.  Linear walk returning by bus.

Leader: Margaret

 

Thursday 10th January                                                                                            HEATONS STROLL – E

Meet East Didsbury Metro Station 11.00am.  Festive refreshments at Janet’s followed by easy ramble.  Non-walkers welcome.

Leader: Janet

 

Saturday 12th January                                                                                         POYNTON POOL – E/M

Meet at Piccadilly Station 9.35am for 9.50am train to Hazel Grove (10.22am) or Bus 192 at 9.50am from Stockport.  Cars please meet at station to take party to London Road Car Park for 10.30am start.

Leader: Graham

 

Saturday 19th January                                                                                                MERSEY VALLEY – E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station outside information centre at 10.30am to start walk.  Linear walk.  Optional return by buses or tram.

Leader: Margaret

 

Saturday 26th January                                                                                                     ECCLES PIKE E/M

Meet at Piccadilly Station 9.33am for 9.48am train to Whaley Bridge (10.30am) or Stockport Bus Station 9.20am for Bus 199 at 9.35am arrive Whaley Bridge 10.17am.  Meet at Station for start.

Leader: Winifred

 

Saturday 2nd February                                                                                                 LYME WANDER – E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.50am for Bus 199 at 10.05am to Disley (10.35am).

Leader: Janet

 

Thursday 7th February                                                                                          FOOD AND A POTTER!

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Saturday 9th February                                                         CASTLEFIELD TO SALE WATER PARK – E

Meet at Deansgate/Castlefield Metro Station 10.15am for start. Linear walk.  Return by Metro.

Leader: Beryl

 

Saturday 16th February                                                   PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK - M/ E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.50am for Bus 199 at 10.05am to Lyme Park Gate.

Leader: Margaret

 

Thursday 21st February                                                                                            BRAMALL PARK – E3

Meet at Piccadilly Station 10.30am for 10.44am train to Bramhall (11.04am).    Lunch/snacks at Bramall Hall Cafe.

Leader: John

 

Saturday 23rd February                                        ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING / BUFFET LUNCH

At St Nicolas’s Church Hall, Kingsway, Burnage.  Commence 10.30am prompt.  Please support your AGM. Followed by Buffet Lunch.  For further information, email manchesterchaclub@googlemail.com

 

Saturday 2nd March                                                                                 FURNESS VALE TO DISLEY – E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.50am for Bus 199 at 10.05am to Furness Vale (10.40am).  Linear walk returning from Disley.

Leader: Graham                                                                                                                                                  

 

Thursday 7th March                                                                                               FOOD AND A POTTER!

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Saturday 9th March   PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK TINTWISTLE TO GREENFIELD - S 10

Meet at Piccadilly Station 9.14am for 9.24am train to Hadfield (10.07am).  Return from Greenfield station.

Leader: John                                                                                                                                                         

 

Saturday 16th March                                                    GRAPPENHALL TO HOLLINS GREEN – E/M6

Meet at Altrincham Interchange 10.06am for Bus Cat5A at 10.21am to Grappenhall Bradshaw Lane (11.13am).  Linear walk.

Leader Beryl

 

Thursday 21ST March                                                                                              MARPLE WANDER– E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 10.15am for Bus 384 at 10.30am to Marple Bridge.  Meet at Brabyns Brow Car Park to start at 11.00am.

Leader: Joan

 

Saturday 23rd March                                                                                ANDERTON BOAT LIFT – E/M

Meet East Didsbury Metro Station 9.30am.  Car owners and those requiring a lift please contact leader in advance.

Leader: Margaret

 

Saturday 30th March                                                                                              BOLTON LAKES – E/M

Meet at Victoria Station 9.53am for 10.08am train to Bromley Cross (10.40am.)

Leader: Winifred

 

Thursday 4th April                                                                                                  FOOD AND A POTTER!

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Saturday 6th April                                                                                                       LYMM DELIGHTS – E

Meet at Altrincham Bus Station 9.46am for Bus Cat5 at 10.01am to Lymm Church (10.29am).

Leader: Janet

 

Saturday 13th April                        PEAK DISTRICT BOUNDARY WALK TO OLD GLOSSOP – M/E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.20am for bus 199 at 9.35 to Furness Vale.  Then bus 61 to Monks Road.  Linear walk.  Return from Glossop by train or buses.

Leader: Margaret

 

Thursday 18th April                                                                                              SPRING IN BUXTON – E

Meet at Stockport Bus Station 9.50am for Bus 199 at 10.05am.  Alight at Market Place, Buxton 11.23am.

Leader: Gillian                                                                                                                                                      

 

Saturday 27th April                                                                               TITTESWORTH RESERVOIR – M

Meet at Piccadilly Station 8.34am for 8.49am train to Hazel Grove (9.11am.)   Cars please meet at station to take party to Tittesworth Reservoir GR SE994601.

Leader: Gillian                                                                                                                                                      

 

Monday/Friday 29th April/3rd May                                                                          MID-WEEK BREAK

Possible mid-week holiday break.    Contact Secretary for booking information.  Coach details will be advised to participants a few weeks before.