Spring/Summer Trips 2020
With great regret our three trips planned for this year, as shown below, were cancelled due to Covid19. We hope to reschedule these at some future date.
Wednesday 22nd April 2020 at 10:30 a.m. - Visit to St Fagans National Museum of History - CANCELLED by ST FAGANSTravelling by car-share, we meet in the new entrance hall at 10:30 a.m.. We then walk to Llys Llewellyn (building 34) for a talk at 11 a.m. by Senior Curator Dafydd William. Llys Llywelyn is a recreation of a Royal Court of the Princes of Gwynedd used during the 13th century.
We will then visit the nearby craft exhibition gallery, which shares a building with Gweithdy (building 32).
There are several places to choose from for lunch, with free time afterwards.
Parking for cars is £5/day. Please bring change as machines cannot accept notes or card payments. FREE for disabled badge holders
St Fagans has its own website that can be found here:
The Llys Llewellyn web page is at:
The trip cost is £5 pp. Tickets still available as at 08/03/20.
Friday 19th June 2020 - Coach visit to Bristol CANCELLEDThe coach will pick us up from Twyn Square, Usk at 9 a.m. and then from Llangwm at 9:15 a.m.
The coach will take us directly to Bristol Cathedral, in the heart of the city, in time for coffee before our guided tour at 11 a.m. The coach will collect us at 12:30 and take us to the floating harbour where you will make your own choice for lunch.
We will meet later in the afternoon for a guided tour of the L-Shed, where the items not on display to the public in the M-Shed (the museum all about Bristol) are kept. Otherwise you will have free time to tour The Matthew (usually at its berth, very near the M-Shed); ride the water bus or visit the M-shed. The coach will collect us for the journey home at the point that it dropped us
Arrive back at Usk, Llangwm approx. 6:30 p.m.
Coach travel, driver's tip and guided tours of Bristol Cathedral & L-Shed are all included in the price of £22 pp. Tickets still available as at 08/03/20.
Wednesday 15th July 2020, 10 a.m./2 p.m. - Abergavenny guided walk with County Archives CANCELLEDThe walk is scheduled for 10 a.m. in the morning and again at 2 p.m. in the afternoon. There can be up to 15 people on each walk. Please indicate when booking whether morning or afternoon will suit you best.
Staff from County Archives in Ebbw Vale will be guiding us around Abergavenny telling us about its history as shown by documents from the Archives. We meet promptly by the castle for the walk, which will last about 2 hours.
The cost is £5 pp.
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