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Events Calendar 2018

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Date

Event

Organisers

Category

Location

April 27-29 Sulmona Trail Associazione Culturale c/o Liceo Scientifico, Sulmona Moderate walk Sulmona to Casoli, Italy
April 26-29 ELMS Reunion Week ELMS Annual Reunion – Visits, Memorial Service, AGM, Dinner York & Malton
April 28-29 ELMS Memorial Week-end ELMS Annual Reunion – Visits, Memorial Service, AGM, Dinner York & Malton
May 16-20 AFEES Reunion Air Forces Escape and Evasion Society USA Gatherings, Dinners, Talks, Visits Savannah, Georgia, USA
May TBC Hortense Damon Headstone Dedication Family & Friends Of the Belgian ‘Helper’ Commemoration & Dedication Tunstall Staffordshire
May TBC Freteval Commemorations Marie de Bellande Parade, Commemoration, Visits Villebout, France
May 10 George Rodocanachi Memorial Liverpool-based organisers Memorial unveiling and dedication of Plaque to O’Leary Line member Liverpool
May 16-21 Tenna Valley Trail ELMS Moderate Walks, Visits, Talks and Dinners, Commemorative events Tenna Valley, Italy
June 23-24 BPFTA Trail Basque Pyrenees Freedom Trails Association [BPFTA] basquefreedomtrailsww2@gmail.com    International event. Two-day walk. Moderate walk and social events. Wreath Laying. Basque Pyrenees Mendive to Orbaizeta
July 10-17 Chemin de La Liberte Chemin de La Liberte Association Very difficult walk contact@chemindelaliberte.fr High Pyrenees France / Spain
August 4 ELMS Picnic ELMS / Allied Special Forces Association Informal Family day, Wreath laying ASFA Grove National Arboretum, Alrewas, Staffs
Sept 2 Allied Air Forces Memorial Day Yorkshire Air Museum International Commemorations, Parades Yorkshire Air Museum Elvington
Sept TBC Crow’s Flight Trail Crow’s Flight Committee Retrace parts of escape route from Moribor Moribor, Slovenia
Sept 9 Veterans Day Eden Camp Eden Camp WW2 Museum Commemorations, Stands, Parade Eden Camp Museum, Malton, North Yorks
Sept 7-9 Comète Trail Les Amis du Reséau Comète Moderate walk, Dinners, Commemorative events St Jean de Luz, France
Sept 7-9 PG49, Fontanellato Commemoration Monte San Martino Trust info@msmtrust.org.uk 75th Anniversary of Italian Armistice Ceremonies / Commemorations. Fontanellato, Italy
Sept TBC Rossano Trail Brian Lett [Via ELMS] Moderate and Difficult escape route trails Rossano, Italy
October 19-21 Comète Reunion La Ligne Comète Line Remembrance Visits, Commemorations, Dinners, Wreath laying comete.remembrance@gmail.com Brussels, Belgium
Nov 8 Monte San Martino Lunch Monte San Martino Trust Italian escapers, families, guests – Lunch London
Dec 8 Ici Londres Lunch ELMS Escape , Evasion & Resistance Commemorative Christmas Lunch London
PLEASE NOTE:

  • YOU MUST BE BOOKED ON TO AN EVENT IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE
  • Please ensure that you have appropriate insurance cover for all walking events – ordinary ’holiday’ insurance may not cover you.
  • In particular, make sure that you fully understand and have details of programmes and risk assessments for all walking activities, especially those that are NOT organised by ELMS.
  • Although ELMS advertise the events of other like-minded organisations, the ELMSTrustees / Committee cannot be held responsible for the organisation of those events or for dates / details listed for those events.

TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE, ALL DATES ARE CORRECT AT THE TIME OF PUBLICATIONBUT CHECK WITH THE ORGANISERS,  BEFORE MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS FOR ANY NON-ELMS EVENUPDATES WILL BE MADE PERIODICALLY