Social Events (2020/21)

Trip to the Met Office, 23rd May 2020 CANCELLED

Starting at 9.30 from the Totnes Pavillions. Price to be confirmed, just to cover the travelling cost of Bob the Bus and a car. The tour takes 2.5 hrs, return 3pm.

22nd-25th May 2020. Dartmoor Way POSTPONED

A 'mini walking festival' to celebrate the completion & formal opening of the Dartmoor Way is scheduled for the late May Bank Holiday weekend 22-25 May. There will be guided walks and other events. Walks will start from a number of locations around the route led by members of Ramblers groups that were involved in waymarking. On 25th May our Group will lead walks from Ivybridge, see walks programme. Details of alternative walks will be found on the Dartmoor Way website  or from Trevor.

The Hatherley Manor Hotel & Spa, Gloucester GL2 9QA - Sunday 7th to Thursday 11th June 2020 CANCELLED

Final payment to be in by April 17th 2020. Price to be £355.00 per single room and £210.00 per person for a double room (£420 per room). 

Safari Walk 24th June 2020

Meet Totnes Plains 09:30am. Long walk 7.5 miles, Sharpham, along river to Ashprington, Totnes.

Short walk 5.5 miles, Sharpham, Sharpham House, Totnes.

Coffee will be at Sharpham where we can buy coffee & a cake, or bring your own, after walk meeting at Dartmouth Inn, Totnes for a ploughmans lunch costin £7.

Please pay and let Val know by June 20th 2020.

Franklin Legacy Trip 8th July 2020

The trip will leave the Totnes Pavillions at 08:45am on 8th July for Lyme Regis, dropping off long and short walkers at Shapwick Hill. Short walkers and non walkers will spend time in Lyme Regis before taking the coach to Boveys Down Farm, where they will rejoin long walkers and enjoy a cream tea before returning to Totnes. Please let Val know if yoy intend to participate.

BBQ Sunday Walk 19th July 2020

BBQ at Bigadon House after walk. All Totnes members welcome. Please bring cutlery, plates, glass/mug, food and sunshine.

Summer Meal 18th August 2020

At the Totnes Boating Association Club House. 06:30pm for 07:00pm. Price £12.00 per person. Please let Val know and pay by 9th August 2020.

St Malo Walking Holiday - 3rd to 8th Sept 2020

Starting Thursday 3rd Sept with overnight ferry to ST Malo. Four nights from Friday 4th Sept to Tuesday 8th Sept Bed, Breakfast and Evening meal at De La Cite Hotel in St Malo, Brittany.

Balance to be paid by 1st July 2020. Chris will contact those going to confirm the final amount.

Totnes Walking Festival - 13th to 20th September 2020

We hope that the first ever Totnes Walking Festival will be well supported. The Totnes Ramblers members will be leading 5 walks from Totnes and the "Walk and Talk" Group will lead one walk during the 13th to 20th Sept festival. See programme for details. We plan to create a special leaflet and generate additional publicity for this walking festival.

Totnes Group Annual General meeting 27th October 2020

Group’s AGM to be held at 6:30 for 7.00pm start on Tuesday 27th October in the Royal Seven Stars Hotel, Totnes. Drinks will be served prior to the meeting. Please make every effort to attend.

Christmas Meal at Dainton Golf Thursday 3rd December 2020

This will be on Thursday 3rd December at the Dainton Golf Club, 7pm for 7:30pm. Price to be confirmed per person for a three course meal and coffee afterwards. Please let Val know if you wish to attend and pay at the AGM. Choices of menu to be made nearer the time.
Some up and coming events planned for 2021
13th to 22nd May 2021.
A trip to the Greek Island of Andros - A Jonathon Peat Holiday. A 9 night holiday with 2 nights at the Avra Hotel Ravina (13th & 21st) and 7 nights at the Arts Hotel Andros. Deposits required before or at the AGM in October 2020.
Possibility to book for just the Andros Hotel £1000 or the full holiday including flights and hotel. The price still to be announced.
Further Details from Anna Lunk.
The Penzance 2021 short break has been cancelled but it will be replaced with the 2020 Gloucester location instead see below.

The Hatherley Manor Hotel & Spa, Gloucester GL2 9QA - Sunday 13th to Thursday 17th June 2021

Final payment to be confirmed nearer the date. The hotel will honour our deposits for the 2020 holiday as deposits for the 2021 holiday. As a price guide only it is hoped the price to be £355.00 per single room and £210.00 per person for a double room (£420 per room) which was the quote for 2020 but this is not guaranteed.

The Lake District 11th September 2021
A Majestic Coach trip to the Lake District staying at The Shap Wells Hotel, Shap. This is a 5 night 6 day holiday.
Val will need names before or at the AGM in October 2020