Saturday 6th July 2019 – London Walk visiting the St James’ Area of London

London Walk to the St James’ area of London with guides, Marion Clarke and John Morgan. Cost £8.00ph. Walk lasts about 1½/2 hours. Meet at 10,45am for 11.00am start. Meeting place is the entrance to Green Park Tube Station as it exits onto the Park, on the slope leading up to the Park. Our guides will meet us here. The toilets in Green Park Station should be open. If anyone else wishes to attend please see me at our Club Night on 4th July.

Sunday 4th August – Visit to Ockley Farmers Market

Please note this event has been cancelled owing to a major cycle race on this day. We hope to look at this event for next year 2020.

Sunday 29th September- Visit to Chinnor and Princes Risborough Steam Railway, Mrs Tiggywinkles Wildlife Animal Hospital, followed by tea at the Brooke’s at their home in Buckinghamshire.

Proposed Itinerary: 

  • Morning visit to Chinnor and Princes Risborough Steam Railway, Station Approach, Station Road, Chinnor, OX39 4ER to take the 11.00am Steam Train for an hour long round trip. Cost £10.00ph. Group rate may apply depending on numbers. Parking at railway.
  • After the Railway, it’s then a 15-minute drive to visit Mrs Tiggywinkles Wildlife Animal Hospital, Haddenham, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP17 8AF. It’s the largest of its kind. On arrival we will receive a presentation about their work and role. Donations £5.00ph. Parking available. Refreshments may be purchased or a picnic taken by Members, as picnic area available.
  • Then on for afternoon tea at John and Alexis’ (details in the newsletter).

Saturday 5th October 2019 – visit to and tour of Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station.

Meet at 10.45am for 11.00am. Tour lasting 1.0 to 1.5 hrs. Further details to follow.

Possible Visits for the Future:

We are considering visits to Denbies Vineyard, Abbeywood Pumping Station, SE2 and a return to Limpsfield Chart Royal British Legion to have lunch and listen to jazz on the last Sunday of the month between 4.00pm and 7.00pm.

In addition, we are looking into a visit to Hendon RAF Museum.

Mike Scholes, founder member of the Club will hopefully, do a talk on his Atlantic crossing in a hot air balloon later in the year.

Thank you for your suggestions and please continue to let me have them.

Happy Socialising!

Margaret