vein as its predecessors. 7, priced at five new pence, and reduced to bi-monthly appearance following December 1970 when an editorial explained that the magazine was to be "transmogrified". Regulation 4 as printed in the handbook read:- Hostels are intended for Members when walking or cycling, and are not open to motorists or motor-cyclists (unless they are using the hostel for the purpose of walking or climbing. 12 The regional committees were themselves reformed into four regional councils; North, Central, South and Wales. The experiment wasn't repeated in following years.
Rentahostel was available during the winter months to improve usage of hostels that were otherwise closed or doing very little business. Investment is funded largely from turnover and from the sale of property. Scottish Youth Hostels Association ) and Northern Ireland hostelling International Northern Ireland ). One was due for the period 200910 but has been delayed.
Not To Be Combined With Other Offers. Citing the risk of prosecution of its staff, YHA introduced a policy 38 whereby only alcohol purchased at the hostel was permitted to be consumed on the premises. 25 In 2015, a new youth hostel opened in Cardiff, which quickly became the only hostel in the YHA network to be awarded 5 stars by Visit Wales/Visit England. 18 Twenty-first century edit The YHA charitable object has changed over the years, most recently in 2005 when the objective was changed to: To help all, especially young people of limited means, to a greater knowledge, love and care of the countryside, and appreciation. Internal and local pressure saved Dufton and Holmbury St Mary from closure and Thurlby was sold to Lincolnshire County Council who rented it back to YHA to continue as a hostel. 35 By the mid 1960s, with the decline in rail services YHA allowed members to use cars to reach a hostel, but not to motor tour. 26 However, YHA continues to make a small operating loss.