Trips and Outings

Weston Turville have sent us details of a coach trip to Cliveden for which they have spare seats.
July 19th to join Weston Turville on a trip to the National Trust house Cliveden.
Itinerary is to meet a Blue Badge guide in Beaconsfield At 10.30am with time to buy refreshments.
Then to visit Burnham Beeches then travelling on to Taplow to see the Anglo Saxon mound in which the greatest Anglo Saxon treasure was found before Luton Hoo was discovered.  Then on to Cliveden where you can picnic or visit the National Trust cafe for lunch. After lunch there is a tour of the garden.
Leaving for home at 4.45pm.
Cost £32 National Trust members and £42 if not.
Contact Mandi on 012966139658 or trips@wtu3a.org.uk
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Each year several day trips by coach and rail are arranged to places of Historic, Cultural and general interest.

Pick up Points are :-

Exchange Street   9.00 a.m.

Tennis club  9.10 a.m

Bedgrove (lay by)    9.15 a.m.

We shall be using Heyfordian Coaches again this year who provide excellent service.

For further information or queries please contact. Michael Walden  01844 291617

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Coach trips during 2019

Wendover U3A Travel Team- Wednesday 17th July 2019
Aston Hall and Soho House Birmingham
Cost £46.00 including a light lunch- (soup and a sandwich and a cup of tea) and afternoon tea + cake
Please Note There are stairs and there is no morning coffee. Please bring your own drink for the coach.
Pick up times at the bus stops:
Opposite The George 8.00. Opposite Ashbrook 8.05
Bedgrove Sainsburys 8.15
A guided tour Aston Hall, one of the last great Jacobean houses to be built. See the hall’s magnificent interiors and outstanding collections of period furniture and artworks

A guided tour of Soho House, the elegant home of the industrialist and entrepreneur Matthew Boulton from 1766 -1809. A favourite meeting place of the Lunar Society, a leading
Enlightenment group. Where they would dine, conduct experiments, and discuss philosophical
matters of the day.

Depart 4.00pm
contact Belinda on chairman@wendoveru3a.org or via the Travel Team webpage of Wendover U3A

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Monday 24 June    EASTBOURNE

COST: £6.00 pp PAYMENT by May Meeting

PICK UP: 9.00 a.m. Exchange St.; 9.10 a.m. Tennis Club; 9.15 a.m. Bedgrove

This is our annual trip to the coast! Let’s hope the sun shines again this year! If you don’t want to dip your toes in the sea you could always visit the Towner Art Gallery, the nearby Redoubt Fortress or even Beachy Head.

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Monday 22 July     BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM

COST: £16.00 pp (including entry fee). PAYMENT by June Meeting

PICK UP: 9.00 a.m. Exchange St.; 9.10 a.m. Tennis Club; 9.15 a.m. Bedgrove

Thee Black Country Living Museum is an open-air museum of rebuilt historic buildings.  Most buildings were relocated from their original sites to form the base from where demonstrators portray life spanning 300 years of history (with a focus on 1850-1950).

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August                     WATCH THIS SPACE.

We are hoping to book a trip on the Chinnor to Princes Risborough Steam Railway with cream tea

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Monday 09 Sept    LONDON TRIP with Sally

COST: £10 pp. PAYMENT by August Meeting

PICK UP: 9.00 a.m. Exchange St.; 9.10 a.m. Tennis Club; 9.15 a.m. Bedgrove

Back by popular demand another walking trip around London with our Blue Badge Guide – Sally. This year we are hoping Sally will take us on a guided tour of the newly regenerated areas of Kings Cross and St Pancras

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Tuesday 01 Oct      STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

COST: £4.00 pp.  PAYMENT by the September Meeting

PICK UP: 9.00 a.m. Exchange St.; 9.10 a.m. Tennis Club; 9.15 a.m. Bedgrove

What can one say about Stratford; birthplace of possibly the most famous writer in the English language. Why not take a tour of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre or maybe visit the Butterfly Farm.

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