Club Weekend 2018

Glaramara House, Seatoller, Borrowdale CA12 5XQ

Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd April

Fully inclusive from Friday evening meal to Sunday “High Tea”.  All rooms are en-suite but there will be a limited number of single rooms and I would encourage members to share with a friend. The balance of £129 (or £154 for those requiring Mini Bus travel) is required by 1st March 2018. Cheques (payable to Bolton C.H.A. to me. Contact Alan Simkin and also see CHAT for further information.

Self Catering Weekend

Rydal Hall Grasmere - 28th 30th Sept 2018

The self catering weekend (limited spaces available) will again be held at Rydal Hall, near Grasmere 28th - 30th September. All welcome and full details can be obtained from Hilary.

Mini Week – 2018

Derwentwater HF Hotel 8th to 12th October 2018

For this years holiday at Derwent Bank 8th-12th October balances are required from all of you who have paid deposits. Cheques made payable to Bolton C.H.A. and sent to me, Roy Pearson before 17th August please. I might be able to include new bookings if HF still have some rooms available. If interested contact me.

Club Weekend 2019

Willersley Castle, Cromford, near Matlock

5th -7th April

Come and join us on the Club Weekend at Willersley Castle near Matlock. A fine historic building brought up to date with ensuite accommodation and a swimming pool. Fantastic views from its elevated position and an ideal location for walks of all standards. Fully inclusive from Friday's evening meal until Sunday's afternoon tea, the weekend offers excellent value at £156 per head. Initial deposits of £30 are required by 15th September (cheques made payable to Bolton C.H.A.) to me (address on front of handbook). Although I cannot guarantee running a coach at this stage, please

indicate if you would want transport.

Abbot Hall

7th to 11th October 2019.

Room prices are superior £312, Standard £228. None en-suite £260 and Bungalows £230. No extra sole occupancy charges! Always a popular location by the sea with superb walks arranged by Steve Almond. Get your deposits of £50 to me, Roy Pearson before 1st January 2019.

Bolton CHA Rambling Club Events 2017-18

Daytime Social

The daytime social at the Town Cafe Socials, Deansgate, Bolton is held on the 2nd Monday of every month. Meeting time at the café will be 11.00a.m. All welcome.


The Annual General Meeting is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 13th March 2018.


Annual subscriptions are fixed at the A.G.M. and become due on that date. All members please forward a cheque payable to Bolton C.H.A. to the Membership Secretary Mrs Doreen Pearson as soon as possible.

Adult members

Year 1  - £12.00 plus £2.00 admin fee.(Total £14)

Junior members

Year 1  - £6.00 plus £2.00 admin fee. (Total (£8.)

No admin fees are payable after the first year of membership .

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Contributions to CHAT

Please support CHAT by sending your contributions no later than the 31st August 2018.

Car Parking Charges

Batridge Road, Jumbles and Anglezarke charge £1.50 Daily.


Receipts for cheques/monies received are sent for some matters/events. If any member feels that they require a receipt for any other matters/events then a SAE should accompany the cheque that is sent to the organiser(s).

Car Rambles

Passenger rate -The current cost of passenger rate payable to their drivers is now 10p per mile.

Bolton C.H.A. Rambling Club

cannot accept any responsibility for personal injury or loss of, or damage to, property, when attending any of our rambles or functions. If it is thought necessary, members should make their own insurance arrangements.

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