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
Proposed destination for coach trips during 2019
Thursday 04 April THE NATIONAL STUD, NEWMARKET AND ELY
COST: £30 pp
PICK UP: 8.00 a.m. Exchange St.; 8.10 am Tennis Club; 8.15 am Bedgrove.
On arrival at the National Stud there will be time for tea/coffee and biscuits (included in the price) before we embark on a tour of the Stud. We are visiting at the best time of year to see the foals. We should leave the Stud around 12.30 to arrive in Ely by lunchtime. There will be time in Ely to visit the Cathedral or Oliver Cromwell’s House or maybe just stroll by the waterfront
Friday 03 May WIMPOLE HALL AND FARM
COST: £4.00 PP (Free entry for National Trust Members. Non-members need to pay £16.00 cash on the day). PAYMENT at March Meeting.
Wimpole Hall is a National Trust Estate in Cambridgeshire. You can explore the Hall, discover the wonderful gardens or visit the Home Farm and discover the Shire horses, rare breed sheep cattle and pigs.
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.
Monday 22 July BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM
COST: £16.00 pp (including entry fee). PAYMENT by June Meeting
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).
August WATCH THIS SPACE.
We are hoping to book a trip on the Chinnor to Princes Risborough Steam Railway with cream tea
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