The 2019 Annual Outdoor Gathering and AGM will be held from Friday 26th to Monday 29th July at Swansea University campus, Singleton Park Swansea. The campus is about a mile from Swansea City centre and directly opposite the sweep of the beautiful Swansea Bay.
Booking will open as usual on 1st February. The list of walks and cycle rides will appear online in due course. There will be a wide range of walks from easy to challenging, where we will be showing off the infamous Mumbles, and the glorious Gower beaches like Rhossili and Three Cliffs.... See the full article
I am sorry to report that in early August I had a mini-stroke, resulting in me having to spend a few days in hospital. When I returned home, in consultation with my fellow board members, it was decided that I should step down from my post as AOG Organiser, by far the most demanding of my various roles, with immediate effect. The search to find a successor is now urgent. May I emphasise that whoever takes over will not have to do things as I did. Many of the clerical tasks can be delegated, and I will still be available to perform at least some of them if my successor wants me to.... See the full article
Hi everybody! May I remind you that online bookings for the AOG will close at midnight on Saturday 30th June. This applies not only to new bookings, but also to amending existing bookings. If you are considering adding items to your existing booking, which I know some members have been discussing, it will be much easier if it is done by 30th June. After that date, any new bookings, or additions to existing bookings, will be subject to availability and may only be made by writing to me at Gay Outdoor Club, 7 Lilac Gardens, Croydon CR0 8NR, enclosing a cheque for the relevant amount.... See the full article