University of Cumbria Students' Union - Ambleside Campus, LA22 9BB
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Originally starting as an adventure club at the Charlotte mason college, this well established club (one of the oldest in Britain) ran for many decades before being
Reformed in 2006 by Nick Lyons and Andy Mathers.
University Mountaineering Club: unfortunately you have to study at the campus to be in it.
Many excellent members,around 60+ per annum. We run at least five major trips per year including Snowdonia, Cairngorms, Northumberland, peak district, fontainbleau.
Club Committee 08/09:
Chairman - Ed Roe
Secretary - Jim Baggley
Tresurer - Andy Woodhead
Safety Officer - Hollie Beaumont
Events Officer - Ben Humphris
Club Committee 09/10
President (Chairman)- Will Walker
Secretary- Liam Taylor
Treasurer- Kristina Grogan
Safety Officer- Chris Gill
Events officer- Harry McGhie
Transport officer- Peter Harrison
On 1st december 2009, The University of Cumbria announced that they will close the Ambleside campus (formerly Charlotte Mason College and st Martins college) to undergraduate students from 2009/10.
This unfortunately marks the end of the club in it's current state, however the 'old boys club' and current committee 09/10 have called for a review and restructure of the club so that the legacy can live on for yaers to come.
Current honorary lifetime members;