Category: Trips and Outings

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    We have been there a couple of times before but it has since been refurbished. Sadly, the indoor and outdoor bowling greens have been sacrificed to make way for the new garden lodges. Pat and Brian Hesketh were lucky enough to be staying in one of them. Brian and myself were invited to go and […]

  • Category: Group Activities, Trips and Outings

    Think Ahead enjoy a day out at Oswaldtwistle Mills. Trip day had come around again and this month we were visiting one of my favourite places Oswaldtwistle Mills I was really looking forward to a busy couple of hours shopping with a nice lunch into the bargain. When the bus arrived I shouted to Brian […]

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    Having missed a few outings because of our own holidays we were looking forward to this outing to Bridgemere Garden Centre. We were picked up at 11am by a new driver for us Jack. Last on with about one hour to go on the motorway. We arrived just in time for lunch beef stew and […]

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    We were really looking forward to our day out in Cleveleys but weren’t sure what the weather would be like. We needn’t have worried because despite it having been a bad week so far Thursday was a lovely day. Our transport arrived to collect us nice and early and after a couple more pickups we […]

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    Our bus arrived at 12 o’clock. There were plenty of us on the bus. I went to meet Joyce straight away and we both went to the cafe for lunch which was nice. After our lunch Joyce and I met up with some of our group – ten of us in all 6 sitting down […]

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    When we were all seated lunch was served by pleasant staff – food fit for a Lord and Lady! Each of us had a cake stand with assorted sandwiches sausage rolls and crisps on the bottom plate and on the top plate we had small cakes with fresh fruit on top. Then all this was […]

  • Category: Group Activities, Trips and Outings

    It was a complete washout morning but undeterred we boarded the bus in the rain. Ken was as usual cheery and toffee’s and music soon put the smiles on our faces. After a good run to Southport uneventful thank goodness we arrived at the depot of Shopmobility. What a large building! Very smart inside and […]

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    What a lovely surprise it was when Val rang to invite us to attend the Leigh v Featherstone rugby match at the Leigh Centurions ground. When we arrived we met up with the rest of the group and were shown to our own private box. Once settled a lovely young lady served us with bucks […]

  • Category: Group Activities, Trips and Outings

    What a surprise our members had when they went on their trip out to the Lowry Outlet in Salford on 11th May. Unbeknown to us Muriel Church after seeing the outing advertised in our newsletter arranged for Ring & Ride to take her to the outlet to meet up with old friends. Muriel left Wigan […]