University of Manchester Hiking Club


This page contains our important news and updates.

Club merchandise 2012/13

8th November 2012

Congratulations to Christine Taggart and Anita Wilczynska whose winning designs are being used on this year's club hoodies! See the designs and get all the details on how to order yours here.

New committee members

19th October 2012

We held an Extraordinary General Meeting on Thursday night in order to elect some lovely new people to our committee. We also appointed three co-opted members:

  • Hikes Secretary - Richard Watson
  • Weekends Secretary - Colin Shaw
  • Coopted members - Helen Simpson, Harry Prosser and Matt Tomkins

Fundraising begins!

4th October 2012

Our fundraising year has begun! Last night we had a pub quiz and raffle for our members and raised £55.10 for Mountain Rescue! Keep track of our fundraising efforts this year on the fundraising page, and donate now on our Just Giving page!

EGM to elect new committee roles

2nd October 2012

Advance notice that the skills night planned for 18th October will also be a club Extraordinary General Meeting, where we will be electing some new members to our committee. The positions are that of Weekends Secretary and a Hike Secretary. More details soon so keep an eye on your inbox, but put the date in your diary if you can join us. Postal votes will be available to those who can't attend the meeting.

MediaWiki upgraded

21st August 2012

The site's wiki has been updated to the latest version of MediaWiki, version 1.19.1. Please report any problems to

The wiki is a great resource for information about the club and hiking locations and routes in the UK and beyond. Check it out now if you haven't!

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