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.
- Leader: Cathleen Barnes - 01704 889190
- Coordinator: Bill Fitzpatrick - 01695 371239.
Autumn Tours 2018
There are no further trips now until September, when we hope to travel nearer home to Port Sunlight with Lady Lever Art Gallery. Also a trip to Quarry Bank Mill is to be arranged for October. Dates for these trips tba, but will be made clear when booking starts at Horizons 23 August.
See Posts below for info and pics of Spring and Summer trips already enjoyed this year.
Wishing all our trip friends a good summer break.
Cathleen Barnes and Bill Fitzpatrick.
We had a splendid day at Penrhyn Castle, a National Trust venue in Bangor with gardens, a nature walk, a railway museum and a stylish interior.
After the castle visit, we stopped off for a 2-course meal on the return journey, which was appreciated by everyone.
Photographs by Bill Fitzpatrick.
Great day out at Lichfield
Organised by Cathleen Barnes.
Photos by Bill Fitzpatrick.
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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.
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.