West Midlands Walking Group

For 20s-40s walkers


Start Date Start Time Event Description
Saturday 28 October 2017 06:00pm AGM

Description: AGM followed by drinks in a few pubs around the Jewellery Quarter. Light buffet provided.

Place: Red Lion, Hockley, Birmingham, B18 6NG.

Contact: WMWG by 20th October to confirm attendance for food., wmwg.info@googlemail.com

Friday 03 November 2017 08:00pm Drinks

Description: Start your weekend with evening drinks and chat....

Place: The MAC, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, B12 9QH.

Contact: Dan M, dan_m@wmwg.co.uk

Saturday 04 November 2017 06:00pm Guy Fawkes

Description: The legendary Kenilworth Bonfire and Fireworks event will be lighting up the night sky, set against the atmospheric background of the castle. As parking is very limited in Kenilworth, recommended to go to the Park & Ride at War Memorial Park in Coventry. This is around a 20-minute walk from the station. Entrance ticket ?10 (plus ?1.50 each way for Park & Ride). TICKETS MUST BE BOUGHT IN ADVANCE -www.kenilworthroundtable.com/annual-bonfire-fireworks-gala/. Please let Chris know by day before if you are coming

Place: Entrance to Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire.

Contact: Chris T, chris_t@wmwg.co.uk

Saturday 11 November 2017 Cinema

Description: Murder on the Orient Express......A lavish trip through Europe quickly unfolds into a race against time to solve a murder aboard a train. Everyone's a suspect when Detective Hercule Poirot arrives to interrogate all the passengers and search for clues before the killer can strike again.

Place: Cineworld Cinema, 181 Broad Street, Birmingham, B15 1DA.

Contact: Abi P, abi_p@wmwg.co.uk

Friday 17 November 2017 07:30pm Ceilidh

Description: Charity Ceilidh night in aid of Birmingham St. Mary's Hospice. Lots of Ceilidh dancing fun and mayhem. No experience necessary. ?5 per person - pay on the door.

Place: Bournbrook and Selly Oak Social Club, 13A Hubert Road, Selly Oak, B29 6DX. Off Bristol Road, five minutes' walk from Selly Oak train station. Plenty of car parking available.

Contact: Dan M, dan_m@wmwg.co.uk

Friday 17 November 2017 07:30pm Play

Description: BMOS presents....Miracle on 34th Street. One of the most popular films of all-time hits the stage in this fun-filled Christmas treat. A holiday classic featuring a score by none other than the writer of The Music Man, Meredith Willson.

Place: New Alexandra Theatre, Suffolk Street Queensway, Birmingham, B5 4DS.

Contact: Susie O, susie_o@wmwg.co.uk

Friday 24 November 2017 07:30pm Ale festival

Description: Dudley Winter Ale Festival with 70-plus traditional real ales, ciders, perrys, bottled foreign beers and fruit wines. Hot and cold food will be available and a variety of entertainment.

Place: Dudley Town Hall, St James's Road, Dudley, DY1 1HP.

Contact: Rob H, rob_h@wmwg.co.uk

Saturday 25 November 2017 10:00am Cycling, Codsall, Staffordshire

Grade: Leisurely

Distance: 25-30 miles

Meet Point: Outside Cooperative food store, WV8 1DQ. There are various car parks off Wolverhampton Road and Station Road. You could bring your bike on the train to Codsall Station. SJ/863/036

Contact: Rob H

Description: This bike ride will visit various villages in Staffordshire and Shropshire, including Tong, Shifnal, Beckbury, Badger, Pattingham and Codsall. We will break for refreshments and lunch along the way and optionally afterwards.


Saturday 25 November 2017 07:30pm Concert
Wednesday 06 December 2017 07:00pm Nineties night

Description: Get twisting your melon man and join WMWG for a trip down memory lane to dance the night away to some nineties' classic tunes with the Happy Mondays!

Place: O2 Institute, 78 Digbeth High Street, Birmingham, B5 6DY.

Contact: Rachel D, rachel_d@wmwg.co.uk