About Guildford Outdoor Events Booking Details Group (The small print) Guildford Outdoor Guildford Outdoor Group – who are we and what You will only be booked on a trip if the organizer has received full payment by the Group do we do? date stated on the programme. Once the booking has been made no refunds Outdoor & Social Pursuits all around the UK We are a broad mix of people with a love of fun will be available through the group. Refund and the countryside. The group currently has details through the YHA are available in the around 50 members aged 25 to 40+ from all handbook. over Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire. Please write details of the trip(s) on the back of your cheque, cash should be in a sealed We organise activities most weekends (usually envelope clearly marked with your name and on a Sunday) and weekends away at least once a trip details. month. We enjoy walking, cycling and a Cheques should be made payable to:- complete range of other activities in Guildford “Guildford Outdoor Group” (unless otherwise and surrounding areas in Surrey and Hampshire. stated). The Group is affiliated to the Youth Hostel Cheques (Not cash!) may be posted in Association of England and Wales so we often advance to the treasurer. organise trips staying in Youth Hostels, but we In the event of a trip being over subscribed, also go camping and use camping barns. bookings will be made on a “first paid first served” basis. In addition, we meet regularly on Wednesdays Please note the following EC Directive on to take advantage of the local countryside Holiday Organisers: (local hostelries!) and sport/leisure facilities. “Any transport sharing arrangements made are deemed to be between individuals and it is the New members are always welcome! responsibility of the individual participant to satisfy themselves that the driver has Phone:- appropriate insurance cover. Nicola 0870 3219937 or Nigel 0870 3219938 Everyone taking part in activities of the Group Programme (8p/min day, 4p/min eve, 2p/min w/ends, does so at their own risk. Neither the Group charges for calls from mobiles vary) nor the YHA will be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss occurring as a result of Web:- www.gog.org.uk any group event or in connection with travel to any such event, however caused.” Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org If you have any comments please contact a January - March 2008 Chair: - Jane A Prog Sec: - Nancy, Tim member of the committee. Sec: - Elaine Publicity: - Nicola Treasurer: - Jill D Newsletter Ed: - tbc Affiliated with the Youth Hostel Association Web: -Nigel Members: - (England and Wales) JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH Meet 10.15 for a 10.30 start for a 6-7 mile walk taking Sun Skiing in Sauze D'oulx, Italy. Contact Phil for Downs Link Walk (Guildford to Cranleigh) - 9 Sun in Puttenham Common and small section of the North 3rd - further details. miles: Come and walk along a piece of history! This Phil Mord. 6th Downs Way. Bring packed lunch. Drink at the Cidar Sun Sat route once carried the Guildford to Horsham railway. Jane A Tim L House in Shackleford. Meet in car park at GR 10th 1st The return to Guildford will be by bus. Meet 10am at 463920 (Landranger Map 186) to walk off all that Harting Downs & Hooksway Walk. 9 miles, plus a car park beside White House Pub, Guildford. Bring extra Christmas food. couple hills, taking in the South Downs and their packed lunch. Barcelona Planning Evening. January is the Sun hinterland. Meet at 10:15 for a 10:30 start in the NT Ten Pin Bowling at the Spectrum. Meet from 7:30 Ben Fri Fri traditional time to be planning holidays, so please join 3rd car park on Harting Hill, SE of Petersfield, in the bar, bowling at 8pm. Approx. £10 per person Jo 7th 11th me in the Wetherspoons in Guildford to plan the forth SU790181. Pub lunch in the Royal Oak in for 2 games and shoe hire. Jane A coming GOG trip to Barcelona from 7.30pm. We will Hooksway. Enjoy the early spring with a ride south of be discussing when to go, where to stay and what to Sat Barn Dance, Godalming Borough Hall. Guildford, mostly on cycle paths and quiet country Jane T Sun see. 9th www.gbhceilidhs.org.uk. £10 on the door. lane, approx 25 miles (3-4 hours cycling at a fairly Keith 9th Meet 10am at Elstead Village Green - SU907436 for Sun Walk with Pub Lunch!. Details to follow. gentle pace). Start 10.15am. Meeting at Millmead an 11 mile walk through a mixture of hills, Nancy 10th car park, Guildford GR SU996492. Sun heartland and lakes in the beautiful Surrey Guildford to Dorking Walk (15 miles). Meet What is in the GOG archives? Did you know there Rolfe Sat 13th countryside - muddy in places. Parking in lay-by on Guildford station 10:00 for a 10:15 start. Bring Richard is a suitcase of GOG documents dating back over 16th Wed the Thursley Road just south of the green. Bring a packed lunch. Watermill Pub afterwards for a meal. 50 years? Please join me at my house near Jane A 12th packed lunch. Farncombe station from 8pm onwards to take a look Wed Pub Social & Programme Planning. Weyside Inn, Tim L & Wed Pub Social at Wetherspoons, Guildford from 20th Guildford 8pm. Nancy inside the GOG case! Richard 16th 6:30pm. New members especially welcome! Sun Walk along the River Rother, Hampshire / Sussex Sat Weekend in Arundel. Further details to follow. Nicola Walk of 10-12miles on the Surrey-Sussex borders 16th border, c.8 miles. Further details to follow. 23rd/ taking in Black Down, the highest hill in Sussex and Anne Thurs Easter trip to The Tossachs, Scotland (hopefully!). Sun Sun the surrounding commons. Start 10am. Bring packed 24th 20th - Further details to follow very shortly. Will need to be Keith Nancy 20th lunch. Meet at Tennysons Lane car park, GR Mon booked early in the New Year. Pub Night at Shepherd & Flock Pub, Farnham SU923306. (Car park off the sharp bend in lane, NOT Fri 24th (on the roundabout of the same name!). Meet from Sarah B the one to the west down a track south of the lane). 29th Come along to Olivetto's for an Italian meal in 8pm. Committee Meeting. All members welcome! From beautiful surroundings. See http://www.olivo- Fri Wed 7.30pm. An opportunity to find out about all the hard restaurants.co.uk/olivetto-tunsgate-description.htm Tim L Comm. 28th 23rd work that goes on behind the scenes. For more MORE INFORMATION: for more details. 8pm. Perhaps retire to a local pub Social details please contact Jane A. Check out our Website at www.gog.org.uk or email or go to one of Guildford's nightclubs afterwards. 9 mile walk around some of Surrey’s finest Ken/Kerry Walk us at email@example.com Sun Walk of 10 miles. Starting 10:30am at the car park Tim M heathland and Frensham Great and Little Ponds. The Weekend Away 30th near Arundel park GR 001108 Sun going will be soft (sandy!) in places with a few small Sun Jimmy Carr Repeat Offender, Dorking Hall 8pm. 27th hills. May be a tea shop at Frensham but bring a More Information: Check out our Website at 6th Tickets £19.50. Contact Duncan for further Duncan packed lunch. Meet at Hankley Common car park (off www.gog.org.uk or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org April details/booking. Thursley Road south of Elstead) for a 10am start. Bulletins & Updates: Did you know we run an e- May Narrow boating from Farncombe Boathouse. Kings of Swing - Rat Pack Party, Dorking Hall mailing list? We send out a message with final details 3rd - Further details to follow. Tim L Thurs 7:30pm. Tickets £14.00, £16.50. Contact Duncan for for every event on our programme, we also send out 5th Duncan 31st further details/booking. messages about additional events you might like to find Tues Average White Band - Jazz Café, Camden. out about. 27th Nancy Email email@example.com if you would like to join the list.