News

Change of Section Name
Date Posted - 7 September 2019

The proposal to change the name of the Section that received the support of more than 85% of members has today been approved by the Camping & Caravanning Club's National Council. We are now officially the Walking and Cycling Section.

Peakland meet at Dunford Bridge
Date Posted - 28 August 2019

Please note that the date for our meet at Thurlmoor Farm, Dunford Bridge printed in the Activity magazine is incorrect, it actually starts on Friday, September 13th and finishes on Monday, September 16th. This is due to an error with the booking dates between Peakland and the landowner.

Latest edition of Activity newsletter now available
Date Posted - 4 July 2019

Burnham Trophy winning editor Toni is back with the latest edition of the MAS Activity newsletter. Click on the More Info button and select the current edition from the Activity Download page.

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Extra Peakland meet open to all MAS and club members
Date Posted - 17 June 2019

We have added a meet at the end of the season on the Camping and Caravanning Club site at Windermere, see the events page for more details,. This is a booked meet, as of 31/07 there are only four pitches left. Les Morton 07967 900225

Section Name Change
Date Posted - 5 May 2019

The motion to change the name of the Mountain Activity Section to the Walking and Cycling Section was formally proposed and discussed at the Section AGM held at Beckford Village Hall on 4th May. The votes cast in the ballot were as follows: Number of votes in favour of changing the Section name to the Walking and Cycling Section, 191 (85.26%) including 140 proxy votes. Number of votes against changing the Section name to the Walking and Cycling Section, 31 (13.84%) including 23 proxy votes. Abstentions 2 (0.9%). The name change motion has therefore passed the necessary 2/3rds threshold for approval at Section level. The ballot results will now be discussed at various Camping and Caravanning Club senior level Committees with a final decision on approval of the name change not expected until the Club’s National Council meeting in November.