South Cotswold Ramblers

 

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Parking on Wednesday 12 July for Ann’s Upper Framilode walk

07 Jul 2017

The landlord of the Ship Inn is happy for everyone to use the car park but asks that we park on the left hand side and double or even triple park to leave room for other customers.

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IMPORTANT. Please comment on the new Dursley Long Stay CP proposal.

06 Jul 2017

http://www.dursleytowncouncil.gov.uk/news/2017/06/proposed-new-long-stay-public-car-park If you think Dursley needs a new CP, please go on the Stroud District Council website (as detailed in the above link), and support the proposal as soon as possible. The application number is S.17/1357/FUL all comments must be received prior to the deadline of 18th July 2017. Why not do it NOW? PS Thursday 6 July –…

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Ramblers General Council Report

23 Jun 2017

A bit late, but it makes interesting reading. Click picture above to hear from Stuart Maconie and click below to read the report of proceedings of the meeting in April. Ramblers General Council 2017

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NEW Dursley Long Stay Car Park?

13 Jun 2017

Plans have been released by Dursley Town Council today, 13 June 2017, which will be welcomed by Ramblers. The Town Council are pleased to announce that we have an agreement in principal to purchase the Reliance House (former newspaper office) site in Long Street, Dursley. The Town Council’s aim is to use this prominent town…

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Saturday 24 June – Ann’s Leighterton walk

12 Jun 2017

Don’t wear shorts! We have cleared a lot of the worst bits but it is very overgrown and there are nettles in places. Also we had to climb over a 5-barred gate, so be prepared for that.

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A Night of Rhapsody – Saturday 24 June

08 Jun 2017

Enjoy a night of (musical) Rhapsody with the Stroud Symphony Orchestra. (click to listen to extracts) The violin soloist, Olivia Doflein, is coming from Holland to play for us. Mike Garner has a few tickets, or they will be obtainable from the Stroud Tourist Office or on the door.

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Cotswold Conservation Board survey – what makes the Cotswolds special?

08 Jun 2017

The Cotswolds Conservation Board has developed an online survey to find out what you think makes the Cotswolds special and what you would like to see happen in the future to manage inevitable change in the Cotswold landscape. Please help develop future policy for the conservation and enhancement of the Cotswolds by completing the survey.…

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Post-walk lunch on Monday June 5th

03 Jun 2017

I was sure when I arranged this Monday’s walk that lunch would be being served at the Ram Inn, but I have just found out today their kitchen is closed on Mondays! So sorry about that – only drinks available at the pub after the walk on June 5th. Sheila

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Old Flying Club Café now open

26 May 2017

Just off the Cotswold Way, https://www.facebook.com/The-Old-Flying-Club-1368017546574457/ The Old Flying Club Café is open 9-4, 7 days a week. Serving drinks, light lunches, cakes and snacks the venue is walker and cyclist friendly and has a car park. Anyone who wanted to use this for an end of walk lunch would be able to use the…

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Sherborne Park walk – Wednesday 31 May

24 May 2017

The National Trust (surprise, surprise) have introduced a parking meter at Sherborne Park, so if you are a member, bring your car sticker and membership cards. If not, it is £4. (Don’t pay until we start walking). The BBC are filming Springwatch next week while we are there, but 2 sources at the NT and…

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Dursley Walkers are Welcome AGM and Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Illustrated Talk

16 May 2017

The Dursley Walkers are Welcome AGM will take place on Wednesday 24th May 2017 at 7pm at The Dursley Community Centre, Rednock Drive, Dursley, GL11 4BX. The short AGM will be followed by an illustrated talk from Ramblers Worldwide Holidays on the Walking Partnership and RWH. If you live in the Dursley and Cam area…

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Insurance for Guernsey holiday

13 May 2017

Ann says that when taking out insurance for Guernsey (which you will need as there is no NHS or EHIC medical cover), you will not be covered if you take out UK only insurance – you need cover for Europe.

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