Coffee Morning 19/04/2022

The Committee advised us today that there will be no coffee morning on Tuesday 19th April 2022

Therefore if any member wants to take part in the following  , can they visit the Architecture for Fun / Wine Tasting desk on Tuesday 12th April 2022 to book a place and pay the required fee or text George on 07826 048379

Thursday 14th April 2022 , Visit to The Roundhouse Birmingham and The Back to Back Houses Birmingham. Only 3 places left

Thursday 21st April Wine Tasting at Winetime at Scatchards  , Cost £9 for Tasting and £8 for Taxi transfer from Maghull Square and return

Wednesday 18th May 2022 . Visit to Elan Ranger Station ( tour of Elan Valley and entry to Dam and then Grigin Farm to watch the spectacular feeding of hundreds of Red Kites Cost £35 Only 7 places left

Wednesday 22 June 2022 . Visit to Ripon Workhouse Museum and Prison and Police Museum at Ripon. Cost £38


Wine Tasting at Scatchards “Change of Date”

A further wine tasting “Wines from the Lake Garda Area” will take place on Thursday 21st April 2022 at Winetime at Scatchards on Derby Road

“Wine Tasting” £9 per member and ” Taxi Transfer” from Maghull Square and return £8 per member


See George at Wine Tasting desk or text to 07826 048379 to book a place , early payment will be required


Lake Garda Wine Tour 6/10 – 12/10/22

Can members who are interested in joining the tour please complete the “booking form” and return to George at the Wine Tasting Desk together with a “deposit cheque for £300 per person”

George will retain booking forms and cheques until sufficient numbers of booking forms and cheques has been received to enable tour to go ahead

This is necessary to enable the tour operator to “book flights”

Wine Tasting 20th January 2022

A further wine tasting has been organised on the above date , commencing at 7.00pm at Winetime at Scatchards

The wines to be tasted will be a selection from Italy together with the usual cheese , meat , olives . biscuits etc.

The cost for the tasting will be £9.00 per member ( a taxi service to and from the tasting will be available at £8.00 per person)


Can all members taking the taxi transfer please wear a face covering while in the taxi and can all members wear a face covering when entering the wine shop.

Furthermore it is recommended that all members attending the wine tasting should take a “lateral flow test” on the day and if positive do not attend


Lake Garda Wine Tour 06/10/22 – 12/10/22

The scheduled itinerary for the Lake Garda tour  is now available  , the detail is complete and the cost is in the region of £1349 based on 30 members joining the tour , if not 30 the price will increase marginally , We may be offered “free pace entitlement” and I propose that this be divided between all members

There is no “single room supplement and 10 places are available , any “singles” after this may pay a supplement

6 night , 7 full day  , dinner bed and breakfast with 1/4 litre wine and 1/2 litre water at dinner. Wine tour based in  Torbole in the vicinity of Lake Garda , flying Manchester to Milan Bergamo (early flight out – late flight back)

“Flyer now available” together with “booking form”

Members should consider taking out “travel insurance” when forwarding booking form and deposit. The tour operator has advised Cancellation , Delays , Repatriation , Baggage & Belongings , Medical Expenses , Personal Liability and Covid. This is only a suggestion and each member is to determine there own cover requirements

12 places available 


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