Chatsworth House 30th May 2024

Return luxury coach travel from Maghull Square

A full day at this famous location with a splendid house and fabulous gardens

Cost is £43 per member and £5 for a guided tour of the house and a further £5 for a guided tour of the gardens

Refreshments are available at members own cost

Only several places left , please visit AFF desk to book a place ( a number of members added there names to a provisional list but have not yet taken up a place nor paid the required fee)

Peaky Blinders Tour 2nd May 2024

The above tour will cover most if not all of the following

Luxury return coach from Maghull Square

Isla Gladstone Conservatory , The Baltic Triangle , Powis Street – Watery Lane , Canal and River Trust – Camden Town tea break , Stockport Plaza Cinema (soup and sandwich lunch included) with tour of the Plaza afterwards , Fairfield Moravian Church and a drive through Manchester to Peaky Blinders locations

Some places available

Cost is £40 per member.

Please visit the AFF desk to pay George or Jeff ASAP please


Burscough Canal Boat cruise 28th March

The afternoon tea will consist of several sandwiches with meat , fish egg and cheese , scones and cakes with tea/coffee

There will be Prosecco prior to the afternoon tea

If any member requires a vegetarian option / gluten free option please text George on 07826 048379 , I will then advise boat yard of your name time of your trip and your boat number

Chatsworth House Thursday 30th May 2024

Planning is now complete for the above visit.

The cost is £43 which includes return travel by luxury coach and entry to the house and gardens

Furthermore , a guided tour is available  (a) to the house in the morning at £5 per member and (b) to the gardens in the afternoon at £5 per member.

Each member will pay the initial cost of £43 and can add either or both of the £5 charges for the house or garden tours

Can each member who has added there name to the trip list please visit the Architecture for Fun desk and pay for the relevant sections that they wish to take part in

Please contact or text George on 07826 048379 if further discussion is required


Peaky Blinders Tour Thursday 2nd May 2024

The detail for the above has been completed.

The tour will include some of the film sites in Liverpool (not seen previously) , Wirral (not seen previously) , Stockport and probably Manchester .Precise itinerary to be available shortly

The cost is £39 which will include a “soup and sandwich” lunch with 3 choices (each member to choose there relevant sandwich)

Can all members who have indicated there participation (and those interested who have not) please visit the Architecture for Fun desk and pay the required amount.

Please call or text  George if any member requires further discussion


Wine Tour to Conwy 23rd September 2024

Negotiations are progressing for the above

We are looking to stay at The Celtic Royal Hotel in Caernarvon for 5 days / 4 nights on a half board basis., a number of single rooms will be available

We are hoping to visit 3/4 vineyards for tours and tastings

We are hoping to visit the likes of Portmeirion , Conway , Caernarvon and maybe Snowden Mountain Railway / Capel Curig / Betws y Coed

Costs are being assessed

Please visit George at he Wine Tasting desk to indicate their interest in joining the tour

Architecture for Fun Chatsworth House and Heage Windmill

Negotiations are under way for the above trip on Thursday 23rd or Thursday 30th May

We will go to Chatsworth House first and then Heage Windmill for a guided tour of this “working windmill”

A full itinerary and costs  will be confirmed at a later date.

Can members who may be interested in joining the trip  please give your names to Jeff Martin at the Architecture for Fun desk

Further details will be posted once agreed