Outings

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Please note:

  • members must provide an emergency contact number for each traveller at the time of booking
  • if you discover after having made a booking that you are unable to attend the outing please notify Jacqui Camfield
  • *We regret no refunds unless authorized by the Committee*

Wednesday 18th April 2018

The People's Post

Full details


Sunday 6th to Tuesday 8th May 2018

Tour: Suffolk Coast & Countryside

Further details


Thursday 24th May 2018

The Blue Idol & Warminghurst Church

The Blue Idol is an ancient Quaker Meeting House with links to William Penn.
Warminghurst Church is a Conservation Trust building with links to the Shelley family.

Self Drive.  There will be a short talk at each venue.

Full details

The Blue Idol website
Warminghurst Church


Thursday 14th June 2018

Mottisfont Abbey

Layers of history in this original Augustinian Priory
famed for its beautiful gardens, especially the roses.

Visit details
Guided walks

Mottisfont website


Tuesday 18th to Tuesday 25th September 2018

Tour: Discover Malta

Itinerary
Booking form


Saturday 20th October 2018

Westminster Abbey

Choral Tour in semi-darkness with the voices of the Purcell Club.

Purcell Club


Friday 30th November 2018

Waddesdon Manor at Christmas

Waddesdon Manor


Reports on Previous Outings

Tour: A Taste of Medieval Italy

Backstage Tour of the National Theatre

Great Dixter House and Gardens

Tour: The Art & History of Liverpool

Whitchurch Silk Mill and Bombay Sapphire Gin Distillery

Jingle Bell Christmas at The Royal Albert Hall

Christmas Lunch at Waverley Abbey House

Tour: Bilbao, Santiago de Compostela & the Way of St James

The Globe Theatre

The Spike Heritage Centre

Tour: The Art, Historic Houses & Heritage of Yorkshire

The Wallace Collection

Tangmere Military Aviation Museum

Christmas Carol Singalong at The Royal Albert Hall

Spitalfields and the Geffrye Museum

The Royal Hospital Chelsea and Chelsea Physic Garden

Hughenden Manor and West Wycombe Park

Magna Carta at the British Library

Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends

Women of the Great War

Farley Farm House and Towner Eastbourne

The Genius of Wren

Olympic Legacy Tour

Stratfield Saye

Vikings: Life and Legend
- Sylvia and Malcolm Wright
- Rosemary Easter

Lowry and the Painting of Modern Life

Highclere Castle

Guided tours of Kew Palace and Kew Gardens

Tour of Legal London

Life and Death: Pompeii and Herculaneum

Shakespeare: Staging the World

Windsor Castle and Eton College

The Royal Opera House Backstage Tour

Dickens' London

The Secrets of Bletchley Park

David Hockney RA - A Bigger Picture

Visit to the Henry Moore Foundation

Outing to The Watts Gallery

Eltham Palace and the Rangers House

Osborne House Outing

Walking Tour of Guildford

Egyptian Book of the Dead at the British Museum

Visit to the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

In and Around St Pancras with Andrew Davies

Weekend Exploring Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Chichester Cathedral and Uppark

Outing to Dover Castle

Bateman's and Bodiam Castle Outing

The Real Van Gogh: the Artist and his Letters

Visit to the Palace of Westminster

A Musical Tour of Westminster Abbey

Visit to Portsmouth Dockyard

Visit to Art in Action at Waterperry Gardens, Oxford

Visit to the Cabinet War Rooms, Churchill Museum

Visit to the Royal Albert Hall

Olympics 2012 : A Discovery

Visit to the Vyne

Visit to the Garrick Club