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Here is a summary of the events planned for 2018/19 This will be updated at regular intervals.
If you wish to attend one of the outings or events, then please append your name to the lists during one of our monthly meetings. Alternatively, as soon as you have decided to come, please email Andy Cunningham


Payment, either by cheque or by direct bank transfer, should be made to the Hon Treasurer Geoff Kirk and made out to "Boxmoor and District Probus Club", with the name of the event on the back. Payment should be made as soon as possible and at least one month before the event.Details of direct transfer are available from the treasurer.
Refunds in the event of cancellation will be made according to the established rules of the club.

 


 

 

 



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June 2019

Date:Thursday 20th June

Midsomer Murders and Goring gap Cruise

In the morning we visit some picturesque villages that featured in Midsomer Murders TV programme and in the afternoon cruise the Thames through the gorge known as the Goring Gap. A lunch is provided on this trip and we shall be accompanied by a Blue badge guide.

Camelot 9:00am Price £52 perhead including lunch

Payment due at May meeting

Gadebridge Park 'n Ride car park 9am

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July 2019

Date Thursday July 4th 2019

Standen House and Bluebell Railway

Steam and Cream

An afternoon cream tea and ride on the Blue bell railway preceded by a morning tour of Standen House, an NT property furnished in William Morris' Arts and Crafts style.

Booking list opens at the April meeting

Camelot 9am.

Price £37 plus £10 extra for non- NT members

 

July 2019

Date: Sunday July 28th 2019

Annual Club BBQ

Once again, thanks to Keith and Hilary Hamshere for agreeing to hold the BBQ in their garden at Ridge Cottage Potten End.

Booking list opens at May meeting with payment due at the first July meeting

12:30pm start Price £14

 

 
   

September 2019

Date: Thursday September 19th

Kenwood House and The Sky Garden

In the morning we will visit Kenwood House an English Heritage property and then drive on to visit the Sky Garden which is at the top of the "Walkie-Talki" building in the City of London.

Price tbc but in the region of £23

Booking List open with payment at the second July meeting

Camelot 9:30am

 

 

October 2019

Date: Wednesday October 23rd

The Ancient Villages of Heathrow

This trip will contrast the beautiful villages around Heathrow witht he hardhness of the airport sprawl. Without aruing for one side or the other, the guide will show us the lie of the land and the expected impact of the proposed third runway.

Booking list opens at 1st July meeting

Camelot 9am

Price £50 including lunch; payment due at September meeting

 

 

November 2019

Date: Thursday November 28th 2019

Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market and evening meal

Winchester cathedral Christmas Market is recognised through southern England as one of the best. Our trip will include a guided tour of the Cathedral, free time to explore the market and an evening meal before returning home around 11pm

Booking list opens at the second July meeting

Price £45 inc two course dinner Payment at October meeting

Camelot 1pm

 
Advance Dates for Your Diaries  
       
Monday 9th December Annual Christmas Lunch List opens in August ie the meeting on 31st July  
Wednesday 11th December John Rutter Christmas Celebration List opens in July  
Saturday 18th January 2020 Probus Quiz Night List opens in October  
Wednesday March 18th Tutankhamun Exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery Booking List open- 5 places available £36 Payment now due