St Ives (Cambs)

Outings

October2019

Please make payment for trips by cheque.
Payments to be made at least a month prior to the trip to secure your place.
Thank you

Trip Cancellations and Refunds

Please note the following:
All the trips that we organize are costed carefully and we would be unable to meet our payment to the coach company and pay for entrance fees if we made refunds.
All trips must be paid for one month before the trip takes place.
No refunds will be made after this date if you cancel.
If you have paid and cancel prior to one month before the trip takes place then we may be able to refund your money.
We will only be able to offer a refund if we have a waiting list and are able to fill the place.

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Tuesday 29th October 2019

THE VALE OF BELVOIR
WITH GRANTHAM & MELTON MOWBRAY)

Coffee and biscuits in Grantham (included)

With the Blue badge Guide:

Visit the Museum & find out more about Grantham’s two big names:
Isaac Newton and Margaret Thatcher
Explore the recreated 17th century apothecary shop where Newton lived and see the grocer’s shop where Thatcher grew up.
Also in the visit, St Wulfram’s Church with the Trigge Library (UK’s first public library) and a 1979 living room on the eve of election victory

A two course lunch with coffee (included)

An afternoon coach tour of the Vale of Belvoir
Arrive Melton Mowbray with time to explore and buy tea

Cost £46
(Includes driver’s gratuity)

Please choose your meal from link on the top right of this page and let us know when you book a place on this trip

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Friday 15th of November 2019

Christmas Crafts, Food and Gifts Fair Sandringham

Christmas is coming!
Start the season with the traditional Sandringham Craft Food and Gift Fair where you will love the diverse array of over a hundred and fifty crafters and artists bringing you a choice of unique and special gifts.

The hugely popular Food Hall will also offer a feast of enticing items. Here you may sample the wares, sit and enjoy light refreshment, or a whole meal ( own cost) , and of course take home delicious treats for your own Christmas table or wrap up as gifts. You cannot fail to be impressed by the variety.

Of course, half the fun is watching the crafters create and there are plenty of opportunities for this.

Cost £20
Includes driver’s gratuity

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Wednesday 15th January 2020

Peterborough Museum
(Situated in the centre of Peterborough)

Located in one of the city’s most historic buildings
Peterborough Museum has a wealth of stories,
amazing objects and interactive displays. The collections comprise over 200,000 items of great national and international importance.
Guided tour of Museum
Tour approximately 90 minutes commencing at 2 pm (Please allow time to be there promptly)

Refreshments available to purchase on site

Own Transport

Transport options:

Own car - plenty of available parking and reasonably priced.

Guided bus from Saint Ives to Huntingdon station, short rail journey from Huntingdon to Peterborough station then a five minute walks to the museum.

Guided bus from St Ives to Peterborough (allow 2 hours for this. (Buses run hourly) it is a four minute walk from Queensgate bus station to Peterborough museum.
Cost £7

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When booking a trip that includes coach travel please say whether you will be joining the coach at The Rainbow (Co-op) or St Ives Bus Station. All coach trips include a gratuity for the driver.

Please email the group contact, Sue Belcher ,via the link on the top right of this page, to book a place or find out more details. Payment can be made by cheque (at the Open Meeting).' All cheques payable to 'St Ives(Cambs) U3A '
Please make payments at least one month prior to the outing to secure your place.

Outings Organising Group,
Wendy & Lydia (Coordinators), Sue & Pam

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More Group Pages
Art Appreciation - Your Way Badminton
Bible Reading Birdwatching
Bridge for beginners Canasta
Colouring Club Country Dancing
Country walks Cribbage
Current Affairs Demonstration
Digital Photography Family History
French Conversation German Improvers
Greetings Card Making Indoor Bowls
Italian Conversation Jazz2Enjoy
Languages - Greek Languages - Spanish
Latin Improvers Leisure Walks
Line Dancing Local & Social History
Music Appreciation Needlecraft
Outings Painting for Pleasure
Petanque Philosophy
Plant Power- For the love of plants POETRY
Practical Aromatherapy Reading Together
Science & Technology Scrabble
Shakespeare Appreciation Singing 4 Pleasure
SKETCHBOOK ART Social Bowls
Table Tennis Table Tennis 2
The Painters Theatre Trips
Tuesday 12 Book Club UKE-TROUPE
Womens' Worlds