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WEEKEND SOCIAL CYCLE TO HARROGATE 6th & 7th July 2019

WEEKEND SOCIAL CYCLE TO HARROGATE
6th & 7th July 2019

Meet at 10.30am outside The Fox Holgate Road.

Head out of York and pick up the cycle track that runs behind Harewood Whin to Rufforth. Stop for a coffee in Rufforth coffee shop. Leave Rufforth and head to the Spotted Ox in Tockwith which opens at midday. From Tockwith cycle over the A1 to Knaresborough where we can stop for lunch and enjoy a pint in Blind Jacks. Leave Knaresborough and cycle to Harrogate.
On arriving in Harrogate we should be able to lock our bikes on the train station platform and leave them there overnight. We can enjoy a drink in the Station Tap before checking in to booked accommodation.
There is plenty of accommodation in Harrogate including:
Travelodge x2
Premier Inn (You can take cycles to your room) try and book 1st Floor
The Crown Hotel
The Old Swan
I’m sure other accommodation is available, please book your own accommodation.
Harrogate has some fine pubs to visit including, The Little Ale House, Cold Bath Brewing, Major Toms Social, Hales Bar, and The Old Bell Tavern.
The return journey.
Leave Harrogate at approx. 10am. One possible route back is to head towards Knaresborough then head north to The Crown Inn Roecliffe and Boroughbridge. From there we could stop at The Aldwark Arms then cross country to The Mended Drum in Huby, with a final stage of the cycle south back into York.
The route back is not set in stone and can be altered depending on the weather or other routes/ pubs that people on the ride know of.
Please confirm via email if you are coming along. richiebardo@yahoo.co.uk
Looking forward to a good weekend.
Richard Kettlestring

Yard of Ale Tour

Saturday 11th: Social Trip Yard of Ale, Leeds.

Depart York Station, take train 11:10, arrive Leeds11:32, Open return about £15.70 unless you wish to select your own time to return home .

Chris Tregellis will be leading this walk.

Meet at York Station in front of WHSmith or Leeds station near the exit or Foleys Ale house on the Headrow

We can move round as a group, or if you wish to go at your pace then that will be respected.

10 minute walk and meet at Foley’s cask ale house on the Headrow at 12pm, 1:30pm Horse & Trumpet, Headrow House, then on to Yard of Ale, White Swan, Ship Hotel, Angel Inn, Pack Horse, Turks Head & Whitelocks. If time permits Tapped and Friends of Ham.

 

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Pub of the Year Survey Tour

NOTE THIS TRIP REPLACES THE OVER THE BORDER TRIP.

Saturday 9th February.

Survey trip to some of the York CAMRA Branch Pub of the Year nominees,
Please come along and help us support these magnificent Pubs, and when the time comes, which is NOW very close, Vote for YOUR Winning Pub.
The pubs we will be visiting are;
Mended Drum at Huby.
White Bear at Stillington.
Bay Horse at, Burythorpe.
Fleece at Bishop Wilton.
Note that not all nominations will be visited and one pub here is not on the list.

Pick up at 1:30pm from Leeman Road memorial Gardens. Cost depending on Numbers about £15.

Saturday 9th Bus Trip, Over the Border

PLEASE NOTE THIS TRIP AS NOW BEEN CANCELLED. NOW REPLACED BY POTY SURVEY TRIP.

Saturday 9th Bus Trip Over the Border. Collingham,Thorpe Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Tadcaster.

Pubs: Half Moon, Pax Inn, Stew & Oyster, Tom Foolery, Albion, Bay Horse, 21 High Street.

Depart Leeman Road, memorial gardens, 11:30am, Arrive back to York 8pm.

Cost about £15