Coronavirus/COVID-19

The committee is continually monitoring the situation with the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.  Good news at last!  With England now on stage 4 of the Roadmap out of Lockdown from 19th July and the rest of the UK coming out of lockdown.  We are starting to run club trips again!  There was an informal gathering of a few members in Snowdonia and a full Club  trip, to the Peak District in May (report for the club trip coming soon).  There was the Welsh 3,000s Expedition in June (Shane’s advertising word!) and we are actively planning our August trip to the Mynydd Club Hut (6-8 August).  See the upcoming trips page for other planned trips.

We’ll be speaking to Big Rock about re-starting the monthly social climbs.  It’s been long and hard but we are getting there.

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May 2021 – 6 Go to Wales

Well Lockdown is easing and the first weekend campsites were open six of us headed to North Wales for a weekend away. Kathy and Gill to spend a weekend with a climbing instructor, postponed from last year.  Stuart, Peter, Louie and Alan W for a weekend climbing and enjoying the mountains we’ve all missed. Continue reading

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January 2021 Burns Meet – Virtual !

January sees the year start with the very popular Burn’s Meet, for winter fun and a traditional Burns dinner.  We are all fed up after almost a year without a big gathering so weren’t going to let a little global pandemic stop us from getting together for this weekend.  Alan W had planed: A, B & C all were hatched as the situation evolved.  Plan D was dodgy!  We ended up on Plan Z – Zoom.  Continue reading

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MKMC 2020 AGM Chair’s Report

Thank you Louie for nominating me to be on the committee last year.  Also thank you COVID for spoiling our fun!  However, as much as we’ve all missed our trips and usual life this year I have noticed how much members have come together and connected in many ways due to the fact that so much was taken from us in 2020.  Some of us have been on trips, some have climbed, some have done mountaineering, some have done fantastic challenges, so it hasn’t all been negative.  Continue reading

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