We have some interesting events planned for 2020 including:
Wed 22 January
Afternoon visit to the Conservation Studios, Preston
Tues 28 April
* CANCELLED * Day Trip to Yorkshire:
£35pp to include transport, guide at Halifax Minster, visit to Piece Hall, entry to Shibden Hall, the cost of the land train and refreshments (tea and coffee). Lunch not included.
17 June 2020
* CANCELLED * Day Trip to Hutton in the Forest (near Penrith):
£35pp which will include tea/coffee on arrival and entry fee to the house and garden. We will then go on to visit Larch Cottage, a garden centre with a gallery and café in a beautiful setting. Lunch not included.
Tues 13 October – A Walk Inspired by Richard Ansdell
A short guided walk with interesting talks and information en route – Richard Ansdell’s house Starr Hills, Ansdell’s Halt, Ansdell Institute and finishing at Ansdell Library where we will see Ansdell in Bloom’s amazing ‘wicker’ Richard Ansdell at his easel. Cost £5.
Thurs 15 October
* CANCELLED * Lecture/fundraising event to be held at The Dalmeny Hotel. “Rabbits who Smoke”- A Short History of Children’s Illustrated Books. Talk by Heather Davis, Head of the Lancashire Conservation Studios
Individual letters and booking forms will be sent out to all members prior to these events to make sure no-one misses out!!