Category: Outings

  • Outing - Black Country Living Museum 26th June 2024

    The day started good with everyone being on time for our coach. Our coach arrived with a very nice young driver and we are on our way, the journey being about 1 ¾ hours.  We alighted the coach and made our way to Reception. Pam went and paid for our entrance and returned with wristbands and… Read more

  • Outing to Hampton Court Palace 30th April 2024

    We were so lucky to have a glorious morning and indeed a day of sunshine with temperatures rising as the day progressed. Hampton Court Palace is a Grade I listed palace and is vast and steeped in history throughout with its winding and long corridors.  The Palace, the gardens and grounds were extremely well kept. They… Read more

  • List of Outings for 2024

    Sunday February 11th Birmingham Tattoo     Tuesday April 30th Hampton Court Palace     Wednesday June 26th Black Country Living Museum     Tuesday July 30th Kennet & Avon Horse Drawn Boat Trip     Not yet confirmed:       Thursday August 29th Day at Seaside     Sunday September 22nd Hampton Court… Read more

  • Next 2 Outings

    Kennet and Avon Horse Drawn Boat Trip, and then free time in Newbury Wednesday 30th July 2024 : £30.00 Pay By March 26th (monthly meeting) by cheque made payable to Carterton u3a, or by card. Black Country Living Museum Wednesday 26th June 2024 : £33.00 Pay by 23rd April (monthly meeting) by cheque (made payable… Read more

  • Outing to the Birmingham Tattoo

    Our coach party left on a pleasant journey to The Resorts World Arena, Birmingham. On arrival it was a short walk from the coach to the entrance which went very smoothly. Inside the Arena were numerous eateries with plenty of table and chairs. A number of Toilets were situated all around without any queueing.   The signage… Read more

  • Visit To RAF Brize Norton to see Rapunzel

    On a bitterly cold evening 23 members were escorted on RAF Brize Norton to watch Rapunzel. Rapunzel was born a princess and was snatched by Gothel a sorceress who raises her in an isolated tower so she can use Rapunzel's long golden hair to stay young. Then, one day a prince arrives to the area and… Read more

  • Outing To Worcester Victorian Christmas Fayre on 1st December 2023

    There was a full coach for this outing.  Our coach arrived in good time with the driver dressed for Christmas and the coach decorated with tinsel and lights etc. Our journey to Worcester was smooth and without any holdups. The Christmas Fayre was held on several streets throughout this medieval city. Worcester has many listed buildings,… Read more