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Great to get such a good turnout again this year.
Thank you to Graeme Bruce for your helping with recording our routes on our mobiles phones.
Thanks also to pompops (Sue & Sarah Bullas) for bringing a wide range of hat covers and donating a raffle prize.
Other raffle prize’s included donations from Hey Farm Saddlery, Pets at Home, Trycyling and Halfords.Read More
Venue: Meltham Golf Club, Thick Hollins Hall, Meltham HD9 4DQ
Date: Wednesday 1st February, 2017
Time: 7pm prompt
The AGM will start at 7pm prompt, a short break at 7.45pm followed by a talk and demonstration at 8pm.
Graeme Bruce (Darwin and North Bolton Bridleways Association) has offered to deliver a hands-on presentation on how we can record the routes we ride on our mobile phones;”Equestrian Access Mapping Overview”. Make sure your mobile phone is fully charged!!
Tuesday 8th November, 2016 from 7pm in the upstairs room at the Bulls Head, Linthwaite, Huddersfield.
All welcome, members and non-members, please come along to our evidence and social evening, if you are able to fill in an evidence form that would be great or even just come for a drink and a natter.Read More
Thick Hollins Road,
The evening will start at 7pm
Our after dinner talk will be hosted by Catriona Cook MBE, Catriona is the County Access Officer from 1985 and the Yorkshire Regional Officer since 1994. She has represented the BHS at the Rights of Way Review Committee and Chair’s the Byways and Bridleways Trust. She has added some 100 miles of byways and bridleways to the definitive map and organised four “journeys for access” covering long distance rides and urban riding and raising £12,500 for legal cases. In July this year Catriona (66), Venetia Cragg(76) and Elsa Greaves(66) rode 250 miles from Dartmoor West Devon via East Devon, through to Dorset to finish at Burley in the New Forest in Hampshire. 16 days to raise the profile of the 2026 cut-off-date. This is the date when all unrecorded public rights of way are to be extinguished by statute.Tickets are £20 for a 3 course meal inc coffee & mints.
Please note the dress code for this event is smart (no trainers, jeans, collarless t-shirts and caps)
Bridleway clearance: meet at the water troughs at South Crosland, between Midway and Top O Hill.
This is short bridleway that needs clearing so if you can come meet at 10am on the 8th October. Gloves are all thats needed.
HONLEY FEAST SOCIAL RIDE 18th SEPTEMBER 2016
A social ride for all in conjuction with the Honley Feast celebrations.
The ride will start at Woodnook Arena Car Park, Westfield Farm, Meltham Road, Honley, Holmfirth by kind permission of Mr & Mrs PJ Mellor. No dogs allowed.
This will be a lead ride which will incorporate Honley Wood, riding in picturesque scenery and passing our own film studio in Armitage Bridge to name a few, and will last approximately 2hours.
Correct Headgear and flourecent tabard must be worm.Read More
Further to the success of last year’s SOLD OUT fashion show we are excited to be hosting yet another fantastic event on the 24th May at the Huntsman, Holmfirth from 6.30pm.
Run by the wonderful Chain Reaxtion of Honley, the event will bring fun, cheer and fashion, all for a good cause. The 2016 fashion show will also incorporate a children’s range as well as the usual stylish womenswear.
Tickets are now available to purchase at just £5 from the following outlets:
- Chainreaxtion, Honley
- Equine Hut, Meltham
- The Huntsman, Holmfirth
The BIG Fashion show was a huge success.
We raised a total of £2107.55 Which will go towards the costs of maintaining, protecting and improving our bridleways network.
The evening was held on Thursday 14th May at the Huntsman of which we completely sold out of tickets! We could not have run the event without the joyous help of Adele Oxley who went above and beyond her role of organising the event. We are truly grateful. Another big thanks to our guests, the Huntsman, Chainreaxtion, the models, Ben Bamforth and all the local business that supported us with their lovely raffle and auction prizes.Read More