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This group makes monthly visits covering a variety of interests, which may be cultural, scientific, industrial or historical.  The visits are both informative and social, often ending with a pub lunch (some indication of typical visits are given in link for visit reports).
Our planned visits are:
Monday January 15th - Skittles at the Wellow Golf Club - arrive at 10.30 for coffee.   Postcode  SO51 6BD

Friday  February 16th Visit to the Co-operative Food Primary Logistics Service Andover  Meeting for coffee at 10am and listening to a presentation/talk and then a full tour of their distribution centre which is vast; We will finish between 12-12,30 when some of us may adjourn to a pub for lunch. Charge £5 which will be donated to the co-op’s designated charity. If ever you have wondered how food is ordered, moved and stored this is the visit for you. Own or shared transport. Max 25

Friday March  16th  Arqiva, Crawley. Find out what is done at Arqiva, and Arqiva’s role in communications. 10.30 am to 2pm includes lunch Charge £5 which will be donated to Arqiva’s designated charity, Own or shared transport, maximum of 30 

Thursday April  26th Coach trip and walking tour of Oxford, Probable cost £30, full details next month.

May (no date yet) Coach trip and visit to the historic town of Arundel and its castle.

June (likely second week) Visit Abbotsbury Swannery  A pub lunch and visit the wonderful Abbotsbury gardens.It will be a coach trip details later.

July (date to be confirmed) Coach trip to Oxford, river boat in the morning and then lunch followed by a visit to the highly computerised and robotic BMW Mini factory at Cowley. (which may be a bit different from the Morgan factory we visited a couple of years ago).

August No trip

Thursday September 20th : Osborne House and coach tour of IOW highlights. It will include coach ferry and entry to Osborne house and hopefully will be about £40 or just under.

October - still being planned!

November - still being planned!

December - Christmas Meal at the Abbots Mitre, Chilbolton.


Hope that there is something for everyone

For further information :
Email:   Mary  Tuff (click here)      Telephone: 01264 811017