Shaftesbury & Gillingham

Day Trips

Several day trips are arranged throughout the year, they are all listed on the events page.

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Trips for 2019

TUESDAY 16th April: Visit to HIGHCLERE CASTLE, which is between Andover and Newbury, stopping en-route at Rosebourne Garden Centre for a coffee break. This castle is the country seat of the Earl of Carnarvon and also the location for the TV drama DOWNTON ABBEY. For full details see our board at the next meeting.

MAY - Trip to DUNSTER, partly by steam train, with time to visit DUNSTER CASTLE (a NT property) and other places of interest. See full details available soon.

JUNE - 12th - the GARDEN INTEREST GROUP will be visiting Hestercombe Gardens - see Garden Interest Group board for more details. JUNE - 19th - Trip to MOTTISFONT HOUSE & GARDENS (a NT property). See full details available soon.

JULY - SCULPTURE by the LAKE, near Dorchester. See full details available soon.

SEPTEMBER - 8th to 12th FIVE DAY HOLIDAY in SUFFOLK See full details available at next meeting.

OCTOBER - TIVERTON CANAL with Fish & Chips Lunch. See full details available soon.

NOVEMBER - Visit to historic City of BATH including time to visit the Christmas Market. See full details soon

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More Group Pages
Ancient History Before Adam (Palaeontology)
Canasta Comparative Religions
Cosmology Day Trips
Digital Photography Embroidery
French for Fun Garden Interest
Genealogy German Conversation
Herbs & Natural Remedies International History 1
International History 2 Italian - Intermediate
Literature Mah Jong
Music Appreciation Natural History
Opera & Literature on Screen Patchwork & Quilting
Poetry & Play Reading Quantum Physics
Railway History Reading Group
Rummicub Scrabble
Spite & Malice (Cards) Table Tennis
Travel - Holiday June 2019 Travel - Holidays Sept 2018
Walking Western Philosophy
Writing for Pleasure