To book your place on one of our days out please contact organiser Sue Willis
(email firstname.lastname@example.org) or telephone Sheila Knight (01306 886659).
See our Days out arrangements page for coach times and how to pay.
Click on an event below for more details.
- ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW
Wednesday 3 July 9.00am – at the Kew Gardens
Kew is London’s largest UNESCO World Heritage site offering unique landscapes and iconic architecture from every stage of the Gardens’ history. Their collection of living plants is the largest and most diverse in the world, growing outside in the Gardens and inside the glasshouses. These Gardens cover more than 300 acres and within them are...
- OSBORNE HOUSE
Monday 22 July 7.30am – at the Osborne House
Queen Victoria and Prince Albert bought the Osborne Estate on the Isle of Wight in 1845. “It is impossible to imagine a prettier spot” said Queen Victoria of the location and view. The house, which was to be used as a summer home, was designed by Prince Albert and built by Thomas Cubitt between 1845...
- LULLINGSTONE CASTLE & ROMAN VILLA
Thursday 26 September 8.30am – at the LULLINGSTONE CASTLE
Set within 120 acres of beautiful Kent countryside, Lullingstone Castle is one of England’s oldest family estates, dating back to the time of Domesday. The present Manor House and Gatehouse, which overlook an expansive 15 acre lake, were built in 1497 and have been home to the same family ever since. Both Henry VIII and...
- THE BIG STINK
Thursday 10 October 8.30am – at the
Have you ever thought about sewage disposal in London? This trip will introduce you to how the Victorians, led by Joseph Bazalgette, tackled the problem of sewage disposal and disease resulting from a growing population in London. We will meet our Blue Badge guide at the wonderful Knights Templar pub for coffee and to...
- Tutankhamun Exhibition
Monday 4 November 8.30am – at the The Saatchi Gallery
The Saatchi Gallery Monday 4 November 2019 More details and times to follow