To the best of our knowledge, all dates indicated are correct at the time of publication ELMS has no prior knowledge of, or responsibility for, events not organised by the Society.
CHECK WITH ORGANISERS BEFORE MAKING ANY TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS
April 21-23 – SULMONA TRAIL – Il Sentiero Della Liberta – between Sulmona, Campo di Giovi, Taranta, Peligna, and Casoli
April 27-30– ELMS REUNION WEEK-END – ELMS – Commemorations, AGM & Dinner and inauguration of new memorial.
June 2-4– BASQUE PYRENEES FREEDOM TRAIL – Basque Pyrenees Freedom Trail Association – Moderate walking route, commemorations – Escape Route St jean de Luz to Bera
June 11 – FRETEVAL COMMEMORATIONS – Villeboute, France
July 6-9 – CHEMIN DE LA LIBERTÉ – Chemin de la Liberté Association – Challenging trail route, 4 days – St Girons, High Pyrenees
August 6 – ARBORETUM GATHERING – ELMS – Informal gathering, wreath laying and picnic – National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire
September [TBC] – CROW’S FLIGHT TRAIL – Drusto Vranov Let [The Crow’s Flight Association] – Retrace part of the escape route from Maribor – Osbalt to Otok, Slovenia
September 3 – ALLIED AIR FORCES MEMORIAL DAY – Yorkshire Air Museum – Parade and commemorations – Elvington, Near York
September 6-11 – TENNA VALLEY TRAIL – Associazione Casa Della Memoria – 2 days of moderate walks & commemorations – Servigliano, Monte San Martino, Ponte Maglio and Santa Vittoria
September 9-11 – COMÈTE TRAIL – Les Amis du Reseau Comète – Moderate walk, Dinners & Commemoration – Larressore route – St Jean de Luz, France
September 10 – VETERANS’ MEMORIAL DAY – Eden Camp Museum – Parade, service, commemorations, stands – Eden Camp Museum, Malton, North Yorkshire
October 15 – COMÈTE REMEMBRANCE – La Ligne Comète Line Remembrance – Visits, commemorations, dinners, wreath laying – Brussels, Belgium
October 18-22 – AFEES REUNION – Air Force Escape and Evasion Society USA – Gatherings, meetings, commemorations, with 8th US Air Force Historical Society – Ontario, California, USA
November 22 – MONTE SAN MARTINO LUNCH – Monte San Martino Trust – Lunch, London
December 9 – ‘ICI LONDRES’ ESCAPE, EVASION & RESISTANCE COMMEMORATIVE LUNCH – ELMS – Christmas Lunch – London
December [TBC] – OPERATION FRANKTON REUNION – Frankton Souvenir Association – Ceremonies, Memorial & Dinners – France
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- Please ensure that you have appropriate insurance cover for participation in all events – ordinary ’holiday’ insurance may not cover you for some events.
- In particular, make sure that you fully understand and have details of programmes and risk assessments for all walking activities.
- Although ELMS advertise the events of other like-minded organisations, the ELMS Trustees cannot be held responsible for the organisation of those events or for dates / details listed above for those events.
N.B. You may encounter additional Covid clauses in your travel insurance, also additional regulations regarding national and international travel – BE AWARE.
ELMS will endeavour to notify, in good time, members and guests booked onto any ELMS organised events if cancellation is necessary due to Covid-19 – please ensure that your insurance covers this eventuality – the Society cannot be held liable for circumstances beyond its control.
TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE, ALL DATES ARE CORRECT AT THE TIME OF PUBLICATION, BUT CHECK WITH THE ORGANISERS BEFORE MAKING PLANS OR TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS FOR ANY EVENT.