Christmas Party 2015
Christmas 2015 at the superb 4 star Rochestown Park Hotel was the hiking clubs festive event held on 19th December attended by 55 members. The night kicked off with a mulled wine drinks reception upon arrival. The “Four Peaks Challenge Awards were presented by the chairperson of the club in the Birch Suite. The “Party Nite” of 300 people filled the Estuary Suite in the conference centre where a fabulous four course meal was served by very efficient staff under the direction of their brilliant Duty Manager. The MC kicked off the dinner entertainment with lots of fun prizes, co-coordinated a visit from Santa Claus who climbed down the chimney to distribute presents. This was followed by the amazing river dance troops display which were the highlight of dancing skill and talent on the night. “Thank Funk” band performed everything from the classics to the charts: a fusion of funk, disco and soul, they created a show that cannot be beaten! The disco was exceptional and had everyone on the dance floor until 2.00am. The residents bar rounded off the festive night till the early hours of the morning. Fabulous accommodation, breakfast and leisure facilities were the icing on the cake after forty winks! In a nutshell, it was a brilliant enjoyable night out.