Club News

AGM Saturday 20 October 2018

Our AGM will be held on Saturday 20 October 2018 at 2pm at Leigh Village Hall, Chetnole Rd, Leigh, DT9 6HL. As David mentions above, your committee has had a very busy year and we have several important issues that need to be discussed and proposals carried forward, so we hope to see as many of you there as possible. The new village hall in Leigh has excellent facilities and ample parking.      See full story...

Christmas Dinner Saturday 15 December 2019

This will, once again, be held at the Dorset Golf and Country Club, BH20 7NT, near Bere Regis. Our recent Christmas get-togethers (and last year celebrated our 70th birthday alongside seasonal festivities) have been highly enjoyed by our members who took the opportunity to enjoy the hospitality of the Dorset Golf and Country Club. Once again, Angie S. has negotiated a fantastic rate for our meal and overnight accommodation, which is as follows;      See full story...

Spring Social 2019

The provisional date is Saturday 30 March 2019. It was wonderful to see so many past and current members, some of whom are no longer able to join regular walks, at the Summer Social, Hinton St Mary in July.      See full story...

Quiz Walk around Weymouth

The recent Quiz walk around Weymouth was very much enjoyed by the 14 members who took part and prizes were won by Team David S, Daphne M and Sue & Dave R.      See full story...

Christmas Dinner 15 December 2018

CHRISTMAS DINNER & OVERNIGHT STAY at Dorset Golf and Country Club, Saturday 15 / Sunday 16 December 2018. We are very fortunate to have a repeat booking this year at this excellent venue for our annual Christmas get-together.the date in your diary.      See full story...

Summer Outing - Kelmscott Manor and Buscot Park 7 June 2018

The date for this summer outing was announced in the last newsletter; now it is time to secure your place on this exciting day by returning the form below with a deposit of £16 to James E by Mon 12 Feb. Please be aware that in order to ensure a full coach and keep costs down I have offered this visit to my U3A art groups and will be asking for their slips and deposits from 15 February; once this has been requested I cannot guarantee places will be left for Dorset Ramblers.      See full story...

Coleridge Way 2018

The proposed date for first section is 23 –26 May 2018 The Coleridge Way is 51 miles through the stunning Somerset countryside of the Quantock Hills, the Brendon Hills and Exmoor, a landscape that inspired Coleridge to produce some of his best known work. More details are available on this link http://www.visit-exmoor.co.uk/coleridge-way/coleridge-way-home-page .      See full story...

Tiverton Canal - Horse Drawn Barge Trip

Verbal feedback for this event has been enthusiastic and this will certainly be organised, most likely for next September. The date will be on next newsletter (cost for 2 ½ hr trip will not exceed £13 but depends on chosen day and timetable).      See full story...

AGM Saturday 13 October 2018

AGM to be held at the Leigh Village Hall at 2pm, We change our venue for the AGM biennially and this year we are going back to the spacious and well designed village hall at Leigh.      See full story...