Wednesday, 27 February 2019

Talk Tudor & Stuart Food & Drink 27/02/2019

At Hazel Grove Civic Hall 20:00hrs. 27/02/2019, Mark Dawson gave a talk with computer photo projector about food and drink in Derbyshire during Tudor and Stuart times.


Sunday, 24 February 2019

Walk Birchover Bronze age 24/02/2019

Chris and Janet H. led a walk from Birchover, N, The Andle Stone, SW stone circle, retrace back to find the Cork stone, W, very poorly marked stone circle, N, Nine Ladies stone circle, SE, tower folly, SW, Lees Road, S, Barn farm, S, then, W, Hermits cave, Robin Hoods Stride, standing stones, Harthill Moor Farm Castle Ring, return to Birchover . Some went into the Druids pub after the walk.
18 members and 2 dogs enjoyed a warm sunny day.

Campbell on the Anders Stone 




Doll Tor Stone Circle






The Hermits Cave

Millennium Stone Birchover village

Friday, 22 February 2019

Pub night Foodie Friday 22/02/2019

Campbell and Carole hosted Foodie Friday in Stockport market hall and then afterwards upstairs in the Petersgate tap with a band.




Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Talk Balkans 20/02/2019

At Hazel Grove Civic Hall 20:00hrs 20/02/2019, Steve & Sue B gave a talk with computer photo projector about their trips to Croatia, Kosovo, Albania, Montenegro, Macedonia.



Sunday, 17 February 2019

Walk Brook Bottom 17/02/2019

Howard R. led a walk from Hazel Grove Park and Ride, N, through Torkington park, E, Clough House Farm, Windlehurst Hall, Strines, Brook Bottom, N, Roman Lakes, W, canal, Ring 'o' Bells pub, canal , S, High Lane,  W, back to Hazel Grove Park and Ride. A clear bur windy day . 11 members 13 miles.

Clough House Farm




 

Friday, 15 February 2019

Pub Night Petersgate tap 15/02/2019

At 20.30hrs. 15/02/2019 John H.  hosted a pub night at the Petersgate Tap in Stockport Centre.

Petersgate Tap - Stockport 2018


Thursday, 14 February 2019

Walk Lyme 14/02/2019

Alison and Steve W. led a Thursday walk from Disley in and around Lyme Park. 16 members enjoyed a sunny and warm day , 7 miles. Some went to the White Horse pub at Disley after the walk.


Some early crocus

The road up towards Bow Stones




A flowery corner of Disley church. 

Wednesday, 13 February 2019

Talk World Wild 13/02/2019

At Hazel Grove Civic Hall 20:00hrs 13/02/2019, Dave Brotton gave a talk with computer photo projector about his wildlife photography.


Sunday, 10 February 2019

Walk Teggs Nose 10/02/2019

Nigel E. led a walk from Teggs Nose CP through Langley, Shulingsloe, Forest Chapel return.
A very misty morning gave way to clear skies but with a bitterly cold wind, 9 members plus one dog did 9 miles.






 

Friday, 8 February 2019

Pub Night Turners Vaults 08/02/2019

At 20:00hrs 08/02/2019. Chris S hosted a pub night at Turners Vaults at Little Underbank Stockport. At 22.15 we moved to the newly refurbished Cocked Hat at Stockport Market Place.




Cocked Hat - Stockport

Wednesday, 6 February 2019

Talk USA golden age 06/02/2019

At Hazel Grove Civic Hall 20:00hrs on 06/02/2019. Simon Cork gave a talk with computer photo projector about the USA rise to dominance and rise in power 1865 to 1902.


Sunday, 3 February 2019

Walk Dove Holes 03/02/2019

In a change to the published program Mark C. led a walk from Dove Holes. From the South end of the village NE, then E, around edges of  quarries to Pedicote Farm at Peak Forrest. NE to Mam Tor, W, along Rushup Edge, W, Slackhall, S, Bagshaw, S, Dove Holes. A cold clear day lots of fresh snow to start but clouding up later, later still we had some sleet then rain. 10 members, plus Dan from meetup  plus jess the dog 13.5 miles.












Friday, 1 February 2019

Pub Night Cheshire Ring 01/02/2019

Les H. hosted a pub night 20.30hrs 01/02/2019 at The Cheshire Ring pub at Hyde.

The Cheshire Ring

Cheshire Ring Hotel