North Wales Wine Tour 24/9 – 27/9 2024

Negotiations are nearing completion for the above staying at The Celtic Royal Hotel in Caernarfon on a half board basis after travelling from Maghull Square on a luxury coach with toilet facilities and air conditioning , rooms are double or twin with a supplement for single use

There will be 3 visits to vineyards , Pant Du , Gwinllan and Vale where we will have a wine tasting after a tour/talk on the particular vineyard

There will be visits to Pant Newydd House and Gardens (NT) , a return train journey to the top of Mount Snowden ,Llanfair PG (the longest name railway station) ,Conwy and Caernarfon Castles , ,Portmeirion Village , Bethesda , Betws – y Coed and Capel Curig

Cost per member is £729 with a £99 supplement for single occupancy

A flyer giving more detail is available at the Wine Tasting desk , members may text George on 07826 048379 for further advice

Confirmed reopening, Lady Lever. 10th May

Lady Lever May 10th

Another View: Landscapes by Women Artists

A brand new exhibition exploring and celebrating the history of landscapes by women artists   Free Entry,donations welcome.

Your donation makes a real difference and can help us welcome school and community groups, care for our world-class collections and share our great museums and galleries with everyone.

The painting Blackberry Gathering by Elizabeth Adela Forbes. The painting shows a woman and two girls in the countryside picking blackberries Blackberry Gathering, Elizabeth Adela Forbes (née Armstrong), first exhibited 1912

How beautiful is this?

 Friday 10th  May Meet at Gallery @ 1.15pm  or at Maghull Station for  train ,to have lunch in lovely cafe on site.

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


Theatre Group

Chorus Line – The Lowry Theatre, Manchester, Saturday 27th July at 2.00 pm. Ticket price £49.00

Because the show is on in Manchester, transport will be provided. This will be approximately an additional £18.50

We will leave Maghull mid morning to allow for some shopping and lunch. (Times to be decided)

Digital cameras – Fashion

Hi everyone,

We got some great photos for the ’Fashion’ subject. Thanks to everyone
that came along to the meeting on Monday and entered images.
It was a challenge finding what we considered the best but here they are.

The next subject –’Engineering’’ will take place on Monday 15th April

Please come along you will be Very welcome – Terry

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