Wendover Buckinghamshire

Travel Team

Please scroll down on this page to see all the Visit Dates.

All our day visits/holidays are open to all of Wendover U3A and priority will be given to them before any visit/holiday is open to any member of a different U3A or non member.

The Travel Team seeks competitive prices for our travel and arranges for group reductions at venues. We do not receive any personal discount on these visits; all discounts are shared between the group for the day/ holiday.

We plan a varied programme of visits and holidays during the year. Suggestions for future venues are always welcome.

In the event of a member being unable to participate in a visit, it is the member's responsibility to contact the Travel Team organiser for the particular visit. Refunds will only be given if the ticket can be resold. The organiser's telephone number is on the receipt.

All enquiries can be made by contacting the person whose initials appear underneath the visit. There are two ways that this can be done.
Either click on the organiser’s initials hyperlink under the visit details.
Or use the contact envelope at the top right hand corner of this page and then select the person's initials on the page that then appears.

Please remember to give your full name, address and membership number (if applicable) in all emails.

It is always worth adding your name to a waiting list as there are frequently cancellations nearer the date.
Please remember to check that you have noted a date for a visit even if you are on a waiting list, and let the organiser know if you wish to come off the waiting list at any time

To find more information about a visit use the appropriate Link.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT NO BOOKINGS CAN BE TAKEN ELECTRONICALLY UNTIL AFTER THE MAIN MEETING LAUNCH.
*AFTER THE ELECTRONIC BOOKING FORM/RECEIPT HAS BEEN DISPATCHED BY THE TRAVEL TEAM. YOUR PLACE WILL BE RESERVED FOR 7 DAYS (FOR THE RECEIPT OF YOUR CHEQUE).

If you wish to bring a non Wendover U3A member, initially, they will need to be put on a waiting list.

For further information Contact:
,,Travel Team V.L.,,Travel Team B.H.,,Travel Team C.B.,,Travel Team M.R,,Travel Team L.S.,,Travel Team M.E.,,

Your Mobile Phone Number will be required at the time of Booking a Visit /Study Holiday.

Day Visits and Holidays in Date Order

Dates for your Diary
Mon Jul 13th Queen Elizabeth Park (Olympic Park) and Boat Trip

THIS VISIT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK
Tue Sep 15th

Whitchurch Silk Mill and the Vyne £26.50 or £37.50 (non NT member)

Pick up times Bedgrove 8am Ashbrook 8.10 The George 8.15

Whitchurch Silk Mill is a Grade !!* listed building and the oldest silk mill in the UK still working in its original building. Guided tour of Victorian winding and warping machinery, water wheel, looms and gardens.

Please be aware this is a working mill and there will be stairs to climb - there is a lift to all floors

Lunch on a free flow basis at The Vyne - the site was visited by Tudor monarchs and has a chapel whose stained glass windows are of national importance.

Booking from June Main meeting afterwards contact Travel Team V.L.

Tue Dec 8th Christmas at Layer Marney Tower Cost £73 Including a performance of Beatrix Potter’s The Tailor of Gloucester, Morning Coffee, 3 course Christmas Lunch and afternoon mulled wine and mince pies.
Arriving at the stunning Layer Marney Tower, a Tudor Palace built to impress Henry VIII. After coffee a guided tour of the house, visiting rooms not normally open to visitors, for this is a family home and you will see it decorated for a family

Christmas lunch will be served in the Long Gallery, once the Tudor stables, then transformed in Edwardian times to the grand room it is today. After lunch, the actors will escort you to the nearby church for the The Tailor of Gloucester. Followed by singing some well known carols. Returning to the Corsellis Room for mulled wine and mince pies, prior to departure at 4.30pm.

On sale at the July Main Meeting Travel Team B.H.
Sun Jun 20th 2021
→Fri Jun 25th 2021
Cumbria Holiday with McCallum Holidays to the Derwentwater Hotel Portinscale near Keswick
More details to follow.