Friday, 31 May 2019

Pub Night Stockport Beer Festival 31/05/2019

Several members help host a SWOG meet evening at Stockport Beer Festival which was held at the Cheadle stand at Stockport County AFC.

stockport beer festival

Wednesday, 29 May 2019

Walk Rosehill 29/05/2019

Graham B. led a Wednesday evening walk from Rosehill, Middlewood way, over  ? golf course, Windle hurst, Romper, Peak forest canal Marple Lock 7 return,. Rainy wet evening 20 members 4 miles. Some went into the Railway pub at Rosehill .

Holiday Poland trip 22 to 29/05/2019

Chris H. organised a SWOG trip to Poland 22 to 29/05/2019.

Chris wrote:---Fifteen of us enjoyed a SWOG organised week in Poland.
We had a two centre holiday based in hostels central to Warsaw and Krakow.
Highlights included:

 A guided trip around the old quarter in Warsaw
 A fantastic display of sound and light at the fountains in Warsaw.
 Trip to the local zoo.
 Train journey on the Pendolino express from Warsaw to Krakow.
 Wavell Castle in Krakow.
 Optional visit to Auschwitz / Birkenau camps.
 A trip to the mountain village at Zacopane.
 Tours of the Jewish quarters.
 A visit to the salt mines in Weilicza.
 Various museums including the railway museum in Warsaw and Schindler&
factory in Krakow, to mention just a couple.
 Much local exploration and tram rides etc.

We also enjoyed excellent food, eating out in restaurants at modest prices on most
A good time was enjoyed by all, so sorry that Kath and Steve could not make it due to
Kaths illness.
We wish Kath a speedy recovery.

Chris Hughes

Sunday, 26 May 2019

Walk Wormhill 26/05/2019

Howard R. led a walk from Wormhill village, S. Cheedale, W. Wyedale, S. Chelmorton, E. Taddington, NE. to Monsall Trail, W. Cheedale, N. Wormhill. We made slow progess over the limestone along the river.We overheated under our waterproofs. The stepping stones were good in Cheedale. We stopped at the pub at Chelmorton. Some of us got wet feet and changed to our waterproof socks.  A rainy morning relented to a clear afternoon with strong winds later. 7 members 12 miles.

Friday, 24 May 2019

Pub night The Petersgate Tap 24/05/2019

20:30hrs. 24/05/2019 Paul & Pam D. hosted a pub night at the Petersgate Tap in Stockport.

Petersgate Tap - Stockport 2018

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Walk Woodbank 22/05/2019

19:30hrs 22/05/2019  H. Claire Y. led a Wednesday evening walk around the Woodbank Park area of Stockport.

River Goyt in Woodbank Park - - 730720.jpg

Sunday, 19 May 2019

Walk Bollington 19/05/2019

Jane W. led a walk from Bollington N. along the Gritstone Trail for good views and then returning S. along the Marple to Macclesfield Canal. Some then went to a café or pub . 15 members, 1 Meet-up and 2 dogs enjoyed a mainly fine warm day 9 miles.

Saturday, 18 May 2019

Wedding Harvey & Helen 18/05/2019.

Harvey and Helen got married in Altrincham Baptist Church and then afterwards reception and evening event at Mere Hotel. Besides their family friends lots of SWOG, SWAG attended.

Friday, 17 May 2019

Pub night The Armoury 17/05/2019

20.30 hrs. 17/05/2019, John E. hosted a pub night at the Armoury pub Shaw Heath Stockport.

Edgeley - Armoury 2016

Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Walk Mellor 15/05/2019

Shaun S. led a Wednesday evening walk from Mellor Church car park  around Mellor then afterward some went into the Devonshire arms. 35 people and 2 dogs enjoyed a warm sunny evening.

Sunday, 12 May 2019

Cycle Mobberley 12/05/2019

Sue & Peter H. led a cycle ride from Brookside garden centre along the cycle way next to the new A555 by-pass to Styal Mill café (drinks) then to the Railway pub at Mobberley (food and drink) return 30 miles. 12 members enjoyed a calm warm day.