Leicestershire & Rutland Ramblers


Meeting Dates for 2017/18

Area Executive Committee meetings - at St Peters Church Hall, Church Road, Glenfield. 7.30-9.00

2017 Nov 16th. 2018 March 15th, June 14th, September 20th, Nov. 15th

Area Officers Meetings — (6.30 – 9.00 at appropriate venues) Third Thursday of January, February, April, May. July, August, October

Area Quiz - Friday Oct 20th at the Linford in Newtown Linford (66 Main St LE6 0AD) 7.00 for a 7.30 prompt start.

Bar open and teas and coffees provided. £2 per person. Teams of about 4. Individuals can be made up into teams on the night

Volunteers’ EveningNovember 6th (Monday) 7.30 at Park House, Stamford Street Glenfield, home of Glenfield Parish Council ( LE3 8DL)

We are now ready to organise volunteers to do actual research into lost ways. This gathering is an opportunity for all those who care about and wish to preserve our footpath network to come along and see if it is something for them. The plan is to give a taste of what is needed without commitment. Why not come along and find out more?    (More detail and background elsewhere on the website)

Walk the Viking Way for Children in Need

11th - 17th November  BBC TV team and volunteers (More detail and background elsewhere on the website or from Stuart Parker, Area Secretary, Lincolnshire Ramblers - acting as co-ordinator for the 'Ramblers' Tel: 01522-534655 (incl. answerphone)   or text to mobile : 07908-450444)

Charity Supper Tuesday 21st November  (Leicester Ramblers in aid of East Midland Air Ambulance

The Chef and Spice, Hinckley Rd, Leicester LE5 3PG, 1900hrs

Parking available behind the restaurant -  Price £15 per person all you can eat

The extensive Indian Buffet, includes options for Chinese Stir Fries, Italian Pizzas, English Fried Chicken / Lamb, Chips, Vegetables and Salads and a selection of sweets

They aim to raise > £500 on the night, based on a donation of £9 per person from the  restaurant if they exceed 50 diners.

Contact Tony & Ruth Richards 07768 558824 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

AGM 2017/18 – Sat January 27th 2018

The next AGM will be hosted by the Leicestershire &  Rutland Walking Group, gather from 9.15 to start at 10.00 

Light refreshments will be provided and there will be a short walk at about 1.30 for those wishing to go along. If doing so please bring a packed lunch. 

Venue St Peters Church Centre, Glenfield

Our guest speaker this year will be Peter Tyldesley of Bradgate Park



Saturday, February 24, 2018