Visits 2018/19



Wednesday 31 October         WINDSOR CASTLE                                     


Coach                  Depart (1) Top of Parry’s Lane    08.15am

                   Depart (2) Cross Elms Lane 08.30am   Return 7.00pm

Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest occupied Castle in the world and has been home to British queens and kings for over a thousand years. It is where the Queen choses to spend

most of her private weekends. The visit will include a tour of the state apartments,

St. George’s Chapel (audio aids available) and the freedom to explore the extensive grounds.

The coach will park a short walk from the castle. Picnics are not allowed in the castle grounds.

There are several restaurants within easy walking distance of the castle and re-entry is allowed.

Tea on return journey

Leader: Val Farrant telephone 01275 372290  mobile 07957 886498 

(for use only on the day)       Cost £38.30 


Thursday 22 November        EXETER CHRISTMAS MARKET and CATHEDRAL                                                        

                   

Coach                      Depart (1) Top of Parry’s Lane    08.45am

                      Depart (2) Cross Elms Lane 09.00am   Return 6.30pm

eader: Beth Cornish telephone 01275 472582 Mobile for use on the day 07443 598765  Cost £28.50


Thursday 29 November                     WELLS CATHEDRAL                                                        

and SHOE MUSEUM, STREET


Coach                      Depart (1) Top of Parry’s Lane    09.15am                    

Depart (2) Cross Elms Lane 09.30am    Return 6.00pm


Lunch available in café’s and pubs in Wells or bring a picnic to eat behind Cathedral by the river.



Tuesday 1 January           HOGMANAY HEADCLEARER  


Cars/lifts  

A short walk (3-5 miles), probably with optional pub lunch and tea at 129 Pembroke Road, BS8 3ES.

Leader: Alison Ranken telephone 0117 973 2821. Please phone leader for details

on Monday 31st December only.


Wednesday 9 January  BBC BRISTOL,WHITELADIES ROAD


Cars/lifts                             Meet outside the BBC at 09.45am                                               

Tour ends approximately 11.45am 

Leader: Rosemary Booker  telephone 0117 973 3453 

Mobile for use on the day 07847 588891          Cost £2.25   Numbers limited to 20


Thurs 24 January      VISIT TO HAYES and HOWE- Bristol experts producing

SCAGLIOLA and DECORATIVE PLASTERWORK


Cars/lifts        9.50am meet at Hayles & Howe, Templegate Park Mead Rise BS3 4RP



Leader: Alison Ranken telephone 0117 973 2821. Mobile for use on the day 07731 666077                     

Cost £22.50


Wednesday 6 February   HINKLEY POINT B POWER STATION              

Coach                           Depart (1) Top of Parry’s Lane    10.15am

                           Depart (2) Cross Elms Lane 10.30am   Return 5.30pm



Leader: Heather Denny telephone 0117 961 2219. Mobile for use on the day 07789150853 

Cost £19.60


Thursday 28 February BROUGHTON HACKETT, WORCS 

Coach                    Depart (1) Top of Parry’s Lane 10.45am

                  Depart (2) Cross Elms Lane 11.00am   Return 4.00-4.30pm



Leader:  Janet Stanton.          Mobile 07780 804703                                       

Cost £18.30






























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Visits and walks are for members in the first place. If you would like to join

the Centre and enjoy these activities, please see the Enquiries page,

or ring one of the following for membership details:


Janet Stanton (Membership Secretary)      01454 528117

Heather Denny (Centre Secretary)        0117 961 2219

 Alison Ranken (Chairman, Visits Committee)     0117 973 2821



Due to new parking restrictions, coaches will now start from Cross Elms Lane, BS9 2BP

(off Coombe Lane). Members from South Bristol having difficulty in reaching Cross Elms Lane

may be able to join at Turners depot, Days Road, BS2 0QS

(subject to prior agreement with the visit leader and with Turners)

 







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