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Hi All/ Croeso
We’ve been members for 8 years so we think it’s time we organised & held a rally in Aberystwyth. We’ve found a venue at our local rugby club, arrive on Thursday 9th August 2018 & depart Thursday 16th so 7 nights, but you can come for as long as you want. The cost will be £10 per night, we’ve negotiated for a meeting/social room for free to use as often as we like. We’ve got loads of places for you to visit, so come & explore with us.
Facilities: Use of shower & toilet, fresh water & Elsan point, (similar to Ambleside) LPG & Calor Gas near by too.
The Rugby club is a short stroll into the town, supermarkets, swimming pool, railway station, promenade & most importantly a pub!!!(Marstons)
Be lovely to get your feedback & provisional attendees.
For those of us who are going onto to the Malvern Show/Rally it is only 2.5 hours away (98 miles).
The clincher might be Welsh afternoon tea on Thursday 9th at 4pm.
Tony & Pam
Tel: 07980017348 or 07968500236
Aberystwyth Rally/Meet Information
Things to see & do:
Vale of Rheidol Steam railway to the world famous Devil Bridge Falls
Narrow gauge railway, opened in 1902, runs over 12 miles, fantastic train journey then onto the falls.
http://www.rheidolrailway.co.uk/ .*It’s a must do Group Outing*
National Library of Wales
Biggest library in Wales’s holds over 6.5 million books, largest collection of archives, portraits, maps etc, well worth a visit, within a mile.
Plasgrug Swimming Pool
Over 60’s admission £2.60
Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre/Red Kite Feeding
Fabulous location, great walking trials & the highlight is the Red Kite feeding at 3pm,(anyone who is coming from the Midlands it is on the A44 you’ll be passing it) 9 miles outside of Aberystwyth; you can take your car or bus (request stop at the entrance)
Market day Wednesday in Machynlleth
You can take your car, or better still take the train, the train station is a short stroll away, lovely scenic journey.
Aberystwyth Castle & War Memorial
Located at the south end of the promenade.
Events on in the ‘Bandstand’ located on the Promenade, you could ‘Kick the bar’ (see link below) maybe finish off with fish & chips!
http://www.everythingaberystwyth.co.uk *It’s a must do Group Outing*
Aberystwyth Cliff Funicular Railway & Camera Obscura
Located at the north end of the promenade, you could walk up ‘Constitution Hill’ & take the train back or vice versa!
http://www.aberystwythcliffrailway.co.uk *It’s a must do Group Outing*
Dyfi Osprey Visitor Centre in Derwenlas
Located 14 miles away, (if your coming from the north on the A487 you’ll be passing it) you could take your car or bus.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre & Cinema
Located 1 mile away, you could take your car or bus.
Located in the town centre.
Famous Car Boot/Market on Sunday
9 miles away, you could take your car or bus. You’ll love this one JC!
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