Boldon & District

EVENTS


Dates for your Diary
March 2020
Sun Mar 29thOutingCANCELLED
LUNCH AT HOMER HILL FARM SHOP/CONCERT AT THE GALA THEATRE, DURHAM
Coach leaves The Britannia at Cleadon at 11.45am. The Concert starts at 3pm and features Orchestra North East.
Programme: Shostakovick – Cello Concerto No 1, Rachmaninov – Symphonic Dances, Prokofiev – Excerpts from Romeo & Juliet
Conductor – Michael Bawtree and Cello Soloist – Christopher Murray
Costs: Theatre ticket & Coach - £24, Coach – Payable at the February 17th meeting
Meal – 1 course is £9.50, 2 courses is £14 and 3 courses is £18.50 – payable on the day
A few places remain
Parking at the Britannia will incur a charge.
April 2020
Fri Apr 3rdOutingCANCELLED


VISIT TO BISHOP AUCKLAND CASTLE.
This visit follows the 3 year multi-million refurbishment and reopening of the castle.
Entry cost; £10. This includes entry to Auckland Castle and arrival court gardens
Auckland Tower and viewing platform, Bishop Trevor Gallery
Deer park and Mining Art Gallery(where there is a Bob Olley exhibition).

Coach cost; £6. Entry & coach costs are payable at the March meeting.
The coach will leave the Britannia at 09.30
Sun Apr 5thSunday WalkingThis is the date for our next walk which puts us back on a 4 week schedule.
Details to follow.
Sun Apr 5thSunday WalkingSunday walks are suspended until further notice due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Stay safe everyone x
Mon Apr 20thMeetingAfter our AGM Anne Cook will give an informative talk on Remedies, Potions and Pills
Fri Apr 24thHealthy LivingVisit to the Hancock Gallery and Indian street food lunch, Meet at the Haymarket Metro at 1030am
May 2020
Fri May 1stOutingCANCELLED

VISIT TO THE MOUSEMAN CENTRE, KILBURN & VISIT TO HELMSLEY.

A tour of the workshop of Robert Thompson, famous for the hand carved mice on each piece of his furniture and also for the creation of the Wooden Dolly situated in Northumberland Square, North Shields.
In the afternoon we visit Helmsley where it is market day.
Cost approx £16 - £17 payable at the April meeting.
An Expression of Interest sheet will be available at the meeting on 16th March. Further details will be on the meeting Information Sheet.
Departure from the Britannia 08.30, return approx 5 - 5.30
Fri May 1stHealthy LivingSocial Evening 7pm in the Chapter House.
Talk by Catherine White - My mothers diary of being in a Japanese Prisoner of war camp
Followed by a WW2 supper Spam and Egg pie, Corned beef and Potato pie followed by Victoria sandwich cake. bring your own glass and favourite beverage.

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