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Coach Outings
Reports 2017 Coach Outings
2017 Annual Holiday: Norfolk
Reports 2016 Coach Outings
Reports 2015 Coach Outings
Report 2016 Annual Holiday: Wonderful Leyland
Report 2015 Annual Holiday: Austria

Coach Outings

HIADS Theatre
Coaches leave from the HIADS Theatre, Station Road,
with further pick up points
at the United Reformed Church Hall, Hollow Lane,
and Havant Road.
Be aware the departure time varies so check individual details.

All trips are run at cost price for members
and, if places are available, for their guests.

Contact: Outings Organiser Mrs Eve Osborne.

Reports 2017 Coach Outings

Abbotsbury
Thursday 18th May
Abbotsbury Swannery and Sub-Tropical Garden.
Link: Jan Holmes report of the day's outing in pdf form.

Charleston
Wednesday 14th June
Charleston House and Berwick Church.
Link: Report and Photos of the outing in pdf form.

Longstock
Friday 21st July
Longstock Park Water Gardens and Leckford Estate.
Link: Report and Photos of the outing in pdf form.

2017 Annual Holiday Norfolk

Sandringham
Our Chairman Bill has finalised
the 2017 holiday for our members in Norfolk,
which will take place from the 21st to 27th September.

The highlight promises to be an after hours
visit to Sandringham.

Full details and booking forms are available from Chairman Bill.

Reports 2016 Coach Outings

Canterbury
Wednesday 22nd June
Canterbury,Kent.
Tour of the Cathedral and river trip.
Link: Bill's report of the day's outing in pdf form.

Cliveden
Thursday 14th July
Cliveden, Buckinghamshire, National Trust
Tour of Gardens and limited Tour of the House.
Take these links:
Norman's report of our trip in pdf form.
Photographs: First collage.
Photographs: Second collage.

Reports 2015 Coach Outings

Thursday 30th April 2015

Bentley Priory and Chenies Manor
Bentley Priory Museum
Stanmore


Tulip Festival
Chenies Manor Bucks


This Grade 1 listed manor
boasts a beautiful garden
planted for spring colour
with over 7,000 tulips.

A Grade 2 listed building,
presenting its role as
HQ Fighter Command
during Battle of Britain.

Take this link: Report of our trip in pdf form.

Friday 19th June 2015

Batemans and Sisssinghurst
Batemans
East Sussex


Sisssinghurst Castle
Kent


A Jacobean house with,
mullioned windows, oak beams,
home of Rudyard Kipling.
Rooms remain as he left them.

Vita Sackville-West's
world renowned garden.
Architectural garden rooms,
with abundant planting colour.

Take this link: Report of our trip in pdf form.

Take this link: Photo collage of Batemans visit.

Take this link: Photo collage of Sissinghurst visit.

Thursday 16th July 2015

Ross on Wye and Laskett Gardens
Ross on Wye
Herefordshire


Laskett Gardens
Much Birch


This historic market town is
situated in the Welsh borders.
Tudor timbered houses and
17th Century Market Hall.

Home of Sir Roy Strong.
Large private formal gardens.
Stunning series of garden
rooms and vistas.

Take this link: Report of our trip in pdf form.

Take this link: Photo collage of Ross on Wye visit.

Take this link: Photo collage of Liskett Gardens visit.

Report 2016 Annual Holiday
Wonderful Leyland

Leyland Best Western
Accompanying our Chairman Bill and Ann, we were
based at the luxury Leyland Best Western Hotel,
from Thursday 8th to Wednesday 14th September,
the holiday encompassed visits
to many places of interest and beauty.

Take this link: Report and photos in pdf form.

Report 2015 Annual Holiday

Forsterhof
Austrian Sojourn and The Sound of Music

We traveled by coach with an overnight stop
at Buschhausen Hotel, Aachen on outward and return journeys.

Our base for five nights was the Hotel Forsterhof
located in St Wolfgangsee within the Salzburg region.
Wolfgangsee
The holiday took place between 10th and 17th September,

Link to Jan's report of the holiday.

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