Groups

Outings

Group details

We hold around 10 Outings a year during which we visit a wide range of interesting, unusual, famous and lesser-known locations around London and the Home Counties. Many are within London and are accessible by public transport, but for those venues further afield, we travel by coach. We will expect members to be vaccinated and to wear masks (subject to changes in the Covid situation)

Details of current and future Outings are publicised in the Flyers, which can be seen below.

PLEASE NOTESome Outings involve more walking, stairs or uneven ground, so please read the Flyer thoroughly to check whether the venue will be suitable for you.

Booking

Bookings will be taken by email, chronologically in order of receipt. Only MHU3A members may apply. The email address for booking is:- outingsbookings@millhillu3a.co.uk

The Opening Date and Time for booking will be clearly displayed on each Outings’ Flyer. Please note that NO applications will be accepted before the advertised time.

Your email application should state clearly:

  1. The name and date of the Outing
  2. Your name / s  and Membership no/ s
  3. Number of tickets, (max. 2 members) and total cost
  4. Contact phone number / s (for use on the day of the Outing).

Your Payment

Payment will be accepted by BACS or cheque (not cash). Details of how to pay will be sent, within 7 days, in the email confirming your successful application.

“Joining Instructions”

Joining Instructions (J.I’s for short) will be emailed to you 7 -10 days before each Outing, with details of the meeting place, guidelines from the venue, duration, and sometimes with public transport suggestions or maps.

The Outings Team Volunteers

We have eight wonderful volunteers, Liz Allden, Antoinette Azzopardi, Liz Driscoll, Sheila Gottsche, Jennifer Morris, Carol Price, Simeone Salik and Stuart Trogal, who research, select, liaise-with & book the venues and coaches, and take your bookings. Please feel free to express your appreciation for them if you enjoy the Outings.

Group Leader

Liz Driscoll
outingsmhu3a@gmail.com
07941 076101 (in emergency only)

Frequency
See Newsletter for programme for 2022.
Venue
Various
Upcoming events
Date/Time Event
25/05/2022
11:55 am - 4:00 pm
The Painted Hall, Greenwich
The Painted Hall, Greenwich (Outings)
Greenwich, Greenwich
02/06/2022
All Day
Blenheim Palace and Gardens
Blenheim Palace and Gardens (Outings)
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock Oxfordshire
21/07/2022
All Day
The Henry Moore Foundation
The Henry Moore Foundation (Outings)
Henry Moore Foundation, Perry Green Hertfordshire
Previous visits include
Date/Time Event
02/05/2022
All Day
R.H.S. Wisley Gardens and Craft Fayre
R.H.S. Wisley Gardens and Craft Fayre (Outings)
RHS Garden Wisley, Woking Surrey
05/04/2022
9:45 am - 5:15 pm
Hughenden Manor & Gardens
Hughenden Manor & Gardens (Outings)
Hughenden Manor, High Wycombe
24/02/2022
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Vintners’ Hall, EC4.
The Vintners’ Hall, EC4. (Outings)
Vintners’ Hall, EC4, London
25/10/2021
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Canary Wharf Financial Tour
Canary Wharf Financial Tour (Outings)
Canary Wharf, London
26/02/2020
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Cinema Museum
The Cinema Museum (Outings)
The Cinema Museum, London
29/01/2020
All Day
The Salters' Hall
The Salters' Hall (Outings)
The Salters’ Hall, London
20/11/2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Purcell School Of Music With Tea & Concert
The Purcell School Of Music With Tea & Concert (Outings)
Purcell School Of Music, London
24/10/2019
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Apsley House & The Wellington Arch
Apsley House & The Wellington Arch (Outings)
Apsley House, London
24/09/2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Bank Of England
The Bank Of England (Outings)
The Bank Of England, London
14/08/2019
9:45 am - 4:15 pm
The Grand Union Canal
The Grand Union Canal (Outings)

The Tate Modern
Neasden Hindu Temple
The Supreme Courts
Covent Garden
Windsor Boat Trip
The House of Commons
The Royal Albert Hall
The British Library
Bentley Priory
Old Bailey and Royal Courts of Justice
Amazon Distribution Centre & the Frogmore Paper Mill
Mill Hill Observatory
The Masonic Hall & Lunch

Hampton Court & Isabella Plantation
Postal Museum Rail-Mail
Bletchley Park
Charterhouse
Angels Costumes
The R.A.F. Museum
The Royal Chelsea Hospital
Harrow School
Chartwell
National Theatre Backstage Tour
St John’s, Clerkenwell
The Brands Museum
2 Temple Place & the Ruskin Exhibition

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