Forthcoming Visits

Please note that from June 2017 tickets for all trips and outings must be paid for in full at the time of booking. Refunds will only be given if the ticket can be resold to a member on an existing waiting list, or if the purchaser can resell to another member.

Hodsock Priory
Wednesday 9 May 2018

Visit Hodsock Priory, near Blyth for a guided tour of the House followed by light luncheon and the opportunity to see the bluebells in flower.

Cost – £29.75p per person. This includes coach fare, refreshments on arrival, tour of House and light luncheon.

Limited number of places.

Bluebells at Hodsock 2018 Booking Form

Balance for this outing is due at February 2018 Open Meeting.

Norfolk and Lavender Fields

This trip has been cancelled.

19 June 2018 – 21 June 2018

Day one: Leaving Beeston, heading for Baytree for elevenses then on to Castle Acre (English Heritage) plus boat trip on Wroxham Broad. On to Caley Hall for evening meal and overnight stay.

Day two: Visit Norwich. Overnight stay at Caley Hall plus evening meal.

Day three: Visit Hunstanton and then on to Norfolk Lavender Fields. Travel to Beeston.

Cost: Staying at the Caley Hall Hotel, Old Hunstanton – £239.00 per person, single room supplement £25 00 per person.

Cost does NOT include Wroxham boat trip or entrance to Castle Acre. These 2018 prices are not yet known.

Norfolk and Lavender 2018 Booking Form

Anderton Boat Lift and Trip

25 July 2018
£28.00 per person
This outing includes Boat and Lift trip.

Anderton Boat Lift and Trip Booking Form

Lady Lever Art Museum 

11 September 2018

A visit to the Lady Lever Art Museum part of the Liverpool Museums.

Travel to the above venue and enjoy time exploring the Museum as well as the surrounding village.

It will be possible to obtain food – snacks or meals.

Further details of the exhibition bearer the date. Currently it is advertised as Whistler and Pennell – Etching the City. Information regarding any changes will be forwarded.

Lady Lever Art Museum Booking Form

Lincoln – Cruise on The Brayford Belle

10 October 2018

Sit back and enjoy the sights of Lincoln and the countryside from a different perspective aboard a 50-60 minute guided canal trip with commentary about Lincoln’s past and present. Indoor and outdoor seating, lower deck fully heated or sit on top deck under canopy. Hot and cold drinks and snacks available on board whilst travelling tro The Pyewipe Inn, SaxIlby where you could stay for lunch OR walk back into
Lincoln – approximately a 20 minute walk, on a leisurely leg stretching stroll, along Britain’s oldest man-made waterway, the Roman built Fossdyke Canal.

Cost £24 per person.

Lincoln – Cruise on The Brayford Belle Booking Form 2018

Doddington Hall and Gardens –  Hall Decorated for Christmas 

29 November 2018

Visit Doddington Hall – A stunning, Elizabethan family home with fabulous gardens. A morning guided tour of the house which will be decorated for Christmas. This will give time for lunch, look around the gardens and visit the Farm Shop and seasonal outlets.

£27 per person. Cost includes guided tour and entrance to Gardens, Farm Shop and Shops.

It is possible to obtain food – snacks as well as hot meals.

Doddington Hall Booking Form 2018

Proposed Visit

27 June 2018 – Scarborough.