Wheathampstead

Outings

Wheathampstead U3A regularly arranges outings to a variety of destinations. These include shows, theatres and other places of interest.

  • All members of Wheathampstead U3A are very welcome to join us on any of our outings.
  • Transport is provided from Wheathampstead.
  • The price of each outing includes the cost of transport and usually includes the cost of tickets or entrance fees.
  • This is a great way to have a fun day out with friends from the U3A or to make new friends during the day.

HOW YOU CAN APPLY
You can send a message to the Outings team by clicking on the eagle in the panel on the right. Just let us know which outing(s) you are interested in.

Alternatively, come to the Outings table which is at the back of the Memorial Hall during the U3A monthly meetings.

IDEAS FOR OUTINGS
If you have any suggestions for future outings or other good ideas, we’d love to hear from you. Either click on the link on the right and send us your thoughts, or come and speak to us on the Outings table during monthly meetings.

Dates for your Diary
Thu Nov 21st

Brick Lane Music Hall: Vincent's Jinglebell Christmas

  • Coach leaves Memorial Hall at 11.30 am
  • Doors open 1.15pm
  • Christmas Afternoon Tea
  • Matinee performance
  • Coach departs Music Hall at 5.30pm
  • Price £56.50 per person

Full details have been sent out via email.

Thu Dec 5th

Christmas at Waddesdon Manor: Christmas Fair and rooms decorated for Christmas in the house.

  • Leave Wheathampstead Memorial Hall at 13.00
  • Christmas Fair, time to buy a few special presents
  • Entry to the house has been arranged at 14.20 for those who have paid to see the open rooms which have been decorated for Christmas (the rest of the house is closed)
  • Once the sun goes down we can see the lights on the house and gardens and follow the illuminated trail
  • Coach will leave at 17.30 to return home.
  • Cost - National Trust Members: £25.20 Fair, house and illuminations. 20.20 Fair and illuminations only
  • Cost - non-members: £41.20 Fair, house and illuminations; £30.70 Fair and illuminations only

Full details have been sent out via email. Last two places available - contact Outings to book!

Thu Dec 5th

Redbourn U3A Thursford Spectacular Christmas 2019
Redbourn U3A invite Wheathampstead U3A members to join them at this performance of dancing, singing, music, and variety acts which has attracted audiences from all parts of the country since 1977. Thursford is near Fakenham in Norfolk.

  • Coach departs Redbourn 8.30am, picks up from Wheathampstead Memorial Hall a little later.
  • Possible coffee stop near Newmarket en route
  • Prepaid, 2 course, lunch at The Mill. Sculthorpe at 11.30am (meal selections to be made in advance).
  • Arrive at Thursford at about 1.30pm in time for the afternoon performance which starts at 2.00pm
  • Show is scheduled to finish at about 5.00pm.
  • Hope to be back in Redbourn by 8.30pm.

Full details have been sent out via email.