Higham and Rushden

Special Events coach trips for 2022

The price per person is inclusive of ticket entry and coach (incl. coach driver’s tip). The luxury 53 seater coaches have reclining seats, and there is a toilet on board. The pickup points are: Higham Ferrers Market Square and Rushden bus stop near Orbital Tyres. Jean Mole and/or Sylvia Wright will accompany all of the trips. If you would like to reserve a place, please contact Jean 01933 626608 or Sylvia 01933 419440 or visit our table at the monthly meetings.

Wednesday 13 April 2022: SINGING IN THE RAIN
The smash-hit show at Milton Keynes theatre, 2.30 pm matinee performance.
High Energy Choreography & sumptuous set design, glorious MGM score including “Singing in the rain, Good morning, Make’em Laugh, Moses Supposes".
Price £57 pp inclusive for coach & ticket: the tickets are all reserved, but sometimes we get late cancellations, so put your name on the reserve list. (Circle rows F18-31 & G14-27)

Wednesday 18 May 2022: Syon House, Gardens and Grand Conservatory
At Syon House, Gardens and Grand Conservatory we will have a guided tour of the House in the morning and a guided tour of the gardens in the afternoon. The present house has Tudor origins but contains some of Robert Adam’s finest interiors. The Grand Conservatory is stunning, and the gardens designed by “Capability” Brown have wide open views.
More details to follow on the price and pickup times.

Thursday 14 July 2022: Kew Gardens, Richmond
Kew gardens is the perfect day out to view the breath-taking natural beauty and iconic buildings. The park consists of 330 acres of gardens and greenhouses and is the largest UNESCO World Heritage site offering unique landscapes from every stage of the garden’s history. The collection of plants is the largest and most diverse in the world, growing in the landscape and within the greenhouses. Don’t forget to go up in the air on the Tree top walk that is 18 metres above ground to get closer to the trees.
More details to follow on the price and pickup times.

Tuesday 16 August 2022: Trentham Estate and Gardens, Staffordshire
Trentham Gardens have matured into some of the finest in Britain: beautiful gardens and lake, with the revival of the famous Italian Gardens and at the centre of the gardens is the mile long, “Capability” Brown designed Trentham Lake with a circular lakeside walk all the way round past the cascading weir, and through the fairy trail woodland walk. Time to do a spot of shopping near the entrance of the gardens, with 77 timber lodges housing amazing shops, cafes and restaurants all filled to the rafters with treats alongside Trentham Garden Centre – A full day out suitable for everyone.
More details to follow on the price and pickup times.

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