Newbury

Events

All members are invited to attend our regular talks, coffee mornings and outings. On this page we list the agenda for the next few months with details


Dates for your Diary
August 2019
Tue Aug 6thOutingThe 1st Chairman's Outing - Coach tour around The Royal Landscape Heritage in Windsor. This is mainly for the less mobile amongst us as there is very little walking except the gentle guided tour in the Savill Garden which is optional. There is more about this trip in the flyer, click here Royal Landscape Heritage and the Booking form is available at The On-Line Forms page.
(The coach is now full but you are welcome to be added to a waiting list as people often cancel at the last minute).
Mon Aug 12thMeetingRENEWALS meeting in St Nicolas Church Hall. From 12.30pm to 3.30pm.
Combine this with a cup of tea and a chat with friends. Please click Renewal Form to download and complete.
Wed Aug 14thStudy DayA Day trip to London to see The Wallace Collection displaying the wonderful works of art collected in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries by the first four Marquesses of Hertford and Sir Richard Wallace, the son of the 4th Marquess. Lunch may be booked at the Museum or there will be various other eateries available around Oxford Street. Click on The Wallace Collection for the Booking Form.
September 2019
Wed Sep 4thOutingThe 2nd Chairman's Outing - to Bristol visiting two of Brunel's finest works, The CLIFTON SUSPENSION BRIDGE and the SS GREAT BRITAIN which includes the new "Being Brunel Exhibition". To see more about this trip click on Brunel Bristol. The Booking form is available at The On-Line Forms page
Thu Sep 5thOutingDay Trip to the Mary Rose Museum, Portsmouth.
Includes a Guided Tour by one of the Museum's Guides.
Details are in the May Newsletter - click Mary Rose for the Booking Form and also on The On-Line Forms Page..
Mon Sep 9thMeetingTalk, The London Underground by Tony Earle
Thu Sep 12thStudy DayKEW GARDENS - Our Gardening Group have invited members to join them on this visit to the world famous Royal Botanic Gardens which will include Kew Palace and the Royal Kitchens.
More information is on the Kew Gardens Booking Form
Sun Sep 15th
→Fri Sep 20th
HolidayCHESTER.Statues, Salt & More. A six day holiday centred around Chester - more details on the flyer attached. Click Chester B.F. for the Booking Form.
Wed Sep 18thOutingCALENDAR GIRLS The hugely successful musical created by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth. We chose the Bournemouth Pavilion venue for this outing - to give you a day by the seaside too. Please click Calendar Girls for a lot more about this performance. The Booking Form is on the right and on ON-LINE FORMS page.
October 2019
Mon Oct 14thMeetingAGM followed by a talk by Andrew Bustin - "My Life as an EXTRA"
Wed Oct 23rdOutingNational Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, London. A specialist Art Historian will give a talk in the Lecture Theatre about the Gallery and the highlights of the Collection. After spending time in the Gallery you may wish to visit the Pre-Raphaelite Sisters' exhibition or The National Gallery etc.. The Booking Form is available at The On-Line Forms Page.
November 2019
Mon Nov 11thMeetingTalk, "Music with my Saxophone" by Jonathan Woodhouse.
Wed Nov 20thOutingSomething different for Christmas! BrickLane Music Hall in London's East End. A visit to an Old Tyme Musical with afternoon tea during the interval. Click on BrickLane for more information about this very entertaining and novel experience. Please click Brick Lane B/Form for the Booking Form or request one from the Office.(Now full but you can be added to a waiting list).
Wed Nov 27thOutingChristmas Flicks Relive the days of the old movies! The "Regent Street Cinema" was the first in the country to show moving pictures in 1896 and was where British cinema was born.
An action packed day ending with a fish & chip supper and a glimpse of the Christmas Lights. More details on the Booking Form available at The On-Line Forms Page.
January 2020
Fri Jan 24thOutingCIRQUE du SOLEIL return to London's Royal Albert Hall in 2020, bringing their dazzling luminous spectacle, LUZIA, to Europe for the first time.
More about this amazing event on the Booking Form available THE ON-LINE FORMS Page.(NOW FULL! Waiting list only now.)
May 2020
Tue May 12th
→Tue May 19th
Holiday

Croatia Holiday|

Eight day holiday in a 4* hotel centred around Rovinj on the Adriatic in northern Croatia.
On this holiday you will visit Roman ruins, medieval towns, old-fashioned seaside resorts and glorious scenery. There will also be time to relax.

For details, please see the Croatia flyer

June 2020
Fri Jun 12th
→Mon Jun 15th
HolidayWORCESTER Holiday 4 day touring holiday covering the THREE COUNTIES SHOW, BLACK COUNTRY MUSEUM and the SEVERN VALLEY STEAM TRAIN. More details - click Worcester Flyer
Click Worcester Holiday for the booking form
Thu Jun 25thOutingA wonderful opportunity to see SWAN LAKE by the English National Ballet Company at the Royal Albert Hall. Please read the Booking Form for more information about this performance.
September 2020
Sun Sep 6th
→Fri Sep 11th
HolidayLancashire Holiday A six-day holiday covering Yorkshire, Lancashire, the Wirral and Cheshire, including 2 train rides, 2 boat trips, and a tour round Concorde and Port Sunlight village.
Click Lancashire Booking for the booking form