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Events
On this page you will find a list of not only upcoming events but also archived pages of past events since the formation of the Society.

2014
Alison O’Neill, ‘The Barefoot Shepherdess’ A report of the 2014 Wainwright Memorial Lecture can be read here
2014
An Evening with Wainwright - various dates
Society AGM -Staveley Village Hall - Sat 29th March 2014
Ride2Stride Walking Festival - A report of the Society walk to Victoria Cave and talk by Ron Scholes - Sat 3rd May 2014
Ron Scholes Wainwright talks 2014
Details of various talks given by Honorary Member, Ron Scholes
The 2014 Challenge - Sat 3rd May - Sat 24th May 2014
The Wainwright Society’s annual Charity Challenge raises £1500 for the Brathay Exploration Group … more
2014 Memorial Lecture - Sat 25th Oct 2014

2013
Cumbria Archive Centre Open Day - Sat 16th Nov 2013
Presentation to WS first secretary - Sat 28th Sept 2013
New C to C info board at Robin Hood’s Bay - Sat 7th Sept
Doug Scott Lecture Tour - various dates
Annual Kirby Lecture & Fundraising Event - Fri 4 Oct 2013
C to C information board unveiling - Sun 26 May 2013
Coast to Coast on the Ravenber Way - 27th June 2013
Wainwright Memorial Lecture - Sat 28th Sept 2013
75th Anniversary of AW's Pennine Journey - Sat 5 Oct 2013
Society AGM - Staveley Village Hall, Sat 23rd March 3.00 pm
Eric Robson on the life of Alfred Wainwright - 27 Feb 2013
Wainwright Toposcope unveiling - 13th May 2013, 2 p.m.
2013 Coast To Coast Challenge - 4th May / 25th May 2013
An evening with Alfred Wainwright - various dates
8th Hill Walkers Register Weekend - 4/6th October 2013
Visit to Kendal MRT headquarters - 23 March 2013

2012
Unveiling of new Diorama on Orrest Head - 28th July 2012
Light The Wainwrights - 28th April 2012
2012 Annual General Meeting - Sat 31/03/12
An evening with Alfred Wainwright - various dates
7th Hillwalkers Register Weekend - 5/7 October 2012
Wainwright Society Memorial Lecture - Fri 9th November
10th Anniversary Celebration Meal - Sat 10th November




2011
2011 Photographic Competition - closing date 07/01/12
The 8th AGM of the Society - 26/03/11
Wainwright Society Memorial Lecture
6th Hillwalkers Register Weekend 
An evening with Alfred Wainwright - various dates
The 1931 Tour Challenge
214 in a day



2010
2010 Photographic Competition
2010/11 Poetry Competition
Mine Walks led by Ian Tyler
Big Walls: Faces & Friends Lecture
Eighth Wainwright Memorial Lecture
Everest: The Hard Way lecture
from Norfolk to the Roman Wall
Orrest Head Walk
The Best of the Rest
Pennine Journey Book Launch Walk
An Evening with Alfred Wainwright
Seventh Annual General Meeting
Scott Bonnington Lecture



2009
214 Challenge
214 Challenge Presentation & Walk
Photographic Competition 2009
Sixth Annual General Meeting
Seventh Memorial Lecture
Memorial Service for Alfred and Betty Wainwright



2008
North Western Ascents
Fifth Wainwright Society AGM
Sixth Wainwright Memorial Lecture
Photographic Competition 2008



2007
Everest - The Easy Way
Fifth Wainwright Memorial Lecture
Alfred Wainwright Centenary Service - Blackburn Cathedral
Fourth Annual General Meeting
Photographic Competition 2007



2006
Third Annual General Meeting
Westmorland Challenge
Fourth Wainwright Memorial Lecture
Photographic Competition 2006



2005
Lakeland Challenge
Third Wainwright Memorial Lecture
Second AGM of the Wainwright Society
Photographic Competition 2005



2004
First AGM of the Wainwright Society
Second Wainwright Memorial Lecture 2004
Photographic Competition 2004
Alfred wainwright Exhibition at Kendal Museum



2003
Inaugural Wainwright Memorial Lecture
Photographic Competition 2003



2002
Inaugural Meeting of the Wainwright Society




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