Occasional Tours

We aim to explore local heritage, history and culture through visits to historic sites, museums and places of interest in Liverpool and the North West.

See below
See Below
  • Leader:  Cathleen Barnes - 01704 889190
  • Coordinator:  Bill Fitzpatrick 01695 371239.

Spring Tours 2018

Thursday 22 March:  A trip to New Brighton for the morning – then travelling onto Birkenhead Priory after lunch.  We will return late afternoon.

Coach leaves at 9.30am.

But please note this message from Cathleen:

We are not parking at St Annes due to builders trucks as renovation is taking place on the church roof.
Car parking will now be at the Aughton Institute, Bold Lane.
The coach will be outside the car park.

Cost: £13.50 .  Car park fee £1 (collected separately).

Thursday 3 May:  A trip to Lichfield.

Note: Coach leaves  Aughton Institute, Bold Lane –  9.30am.

Cost: £16.50.  Car park fee £1 (collected separately).

Our 2017 Itinerary

In 2017, we had successful trips to a Synagogue,  a Buddhist monastery,  Norton Priory and gardens including the walled garden and travelling onto Jodrell Bank Observatory,  the Hydro Electric mountain, the RAF museum and the famous laburnum arch in Bodnant Gardens.

Our final trip was a fun day at the Dickensian Festival Ulverston,  round­ing off with an evening meal on the homeward journey.

Previous Tours – Autumn and Winter 2016

Monday 5 September: Blackpool Ice Show’


Homeward bound from Betws-y-coed – tired but happy.


Friday 23 September: Trip to St Asaph and Betws-y-coed

Included calling at a mill, a church and a restaurant.



Thursday 15th December:  Christmas Trip to Chatsworth House


Posing for a group photo at the end of a lovely day out. Click / tap to view full-size.