The day and date Friday 19th January 2018. Destination Greg's Hut on the side of Cross Fell. The team Mark Davies, Ian Brewster, Mike Slater, Jon Waring, John (Johan) Brandon and Dave Owen.
Myself, Ian and Dave boarded the Black Stallion and headed North. Jon, Johan ( Only called this because Jon thought it would reduce any confusion in general conversation) and Mike headed for the nearest Mini-market to buy whatever they bought and then headed North.
This meeting was well attended as it included the annual photo competition ( separate blog to follow on the results).
Matt the treasurer reminded everyone that the subs were due early next year. £23 which includes BMC membership and insurance. Latest date to pay is Feb 1st. Please be proactive with this so Matt is not chasing anyone up. Pay at meeting or into MOB account. Let Mat know if you pay this way.
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The weather forecast had dire warnings for travel so very limited turn out Average age of the walkers was 70 y.o. There was just a small amount f snow on roads. But the regular track up Pendle hill was hard packed snow hence slippery. Took took the cross country route to Ogden Clough about 6ins of soft snow. Very few people out on the tops. Sorry the younger members were all at home watching City week in fact all back home before kick off