SUMMER PROGRAMME  

 


 

 Each year from May to August we have an interesting and varied programme of outings. Non members are always welcome to join in.

Details of our forthcoming outings for 2017 will be available here from April.

In the meantime here are some examples of recent events:-

MayTuesday  17th May - A Visit to Maxstoke Castle, Coleshill, Warwickshire B462RD   This is a lived in castle with an interesting history and pleasant gardens. It is the home of the Featherston-Dilke family and not generally open to the public. 

June - Wednesday 15th June - A Visit to Highbury Little Theatre, for supper and play. "The Herbal Bed" based on an actual event in the life of Shakespeare's daughter.

July - Tuesday 12 July - A visit to The Barber Institute of Fine Arts B15 2TS and Winterbourne House and Garden, University of Birmingham B15 2RT .  A guided tour of the Art Gallery and the House and Garden with lunch.

AugustTuesday  9 August - A Visit to Clifton Campville Church and Rectory, Main Street, Clifton Campville Tamworth B79 0AR.  The church, Grade 1 listed, is one of the tallest parish churches in England. The building has great beauty and is of architectural interest, extensively altered in the 14th century.  The Old Rectory is Grade 2 listed with pleasant gardens.