TRIPS ….. looking back
18.05.87 Visit to HMS Warrior at Hartlepool a great success. £60 surplus
10 Members visited Bezemers Nursery
29.06.87 Visit to the Tom Leonard Mining Museum. £4 cost inc. transport,
entrance and tea at the Skinningrove Community Centre
28.03.88 Visit to Bowes Museum
15.06.88 Visit to Lake District
28.06.89 Visit to Skipton.
??.05.91 Visit to Cragside House in Northumberland a success
17.07.91 Visit to British Steel
19.08.91 Visit to Darlington Civic Theatre
26.11.91 Visit to Hartlepool Nuclear Power Station
27.02.92 Visit to Darlington Civic Theatre to inc Backstage Tour
??.05.92 Visit to Nostell Priory
Visit to Teesside Airport
09.09.92 Visit to Darlington Civic Theatre to see The Yeoman of the Guard
19.10.92 12 Members visit to the Evening Gazette building
02.06.93 Visit to Harrogate and Harlow Carr very successful
??.02.94 Visit to Trimcomalee
10.05.94 Tour of Glaxo factory in Barnard Castle
08.06.94 Outing to Skipton inc. Canal Boat Trip
12.07.94 Visit to Beverley/Sledmere House
17.05.95 Outing to Hartlepool Marina
07.06.95 Outing to Alnwick Castle
07.10.95 Theatre visit to York
22.05.96 Visit to the National Photographic Museum
20.06.96 Visit to Kielder Water inc Boat Trip
16.11.96 Visit to York Theatre to see Macbeth
29.04.97 Visit to Leeming RAF Station to see and sit in Tornados
Lunch in Leeming Village
04.06.97 Visit to Dales Museum & Creamery in Hawes; coffee in Bedale;
Visit to Gayle village; ice-
17.07.97 Trip on the Settle to Carlisle Railway line;
lunch in the Tufton Arms in Appleby
??.08.97 Trip on the Teesside Princess along the river Tees
27.03.98 Visit to Darlington & Stockton Times Offices and
Darlington North Rd. Railway Museum
10.06.98 Visit to Raby Castle inc conducted Tour and lunch
29.07.98 Members only visit to Fylingdales Early Warning Station
24.09.98 Visit to RAF Elvington, York
18.02.99 Visit to Sunderland Glass Museum
09.09.99 Visit to Ullswater inc. boat trip; lunch in Penrith
15.11.99 Walter Gregory, had led seven local walks from January
21.09.00 Visit to Alnwick Castle
29.05.01 Visit to Cragside in Northumberland
20.06.01 Trip to the Farne Islands
26.07.01 Visit to Harewood House
04.09.01 Visit to Jodrell Bank in Cheshire
09.05.08 Trip to Ormesby Hall. 19 Members and Guests attended
(£2 & £6.50) Thanks to Mr & Mrs Medlock and Mervin Davies
08.09.08 R. Tees trip enjoyed by all. £10.50 pp inc. lunch on the Endeavour.
Depart from Stockton. £1 for parking and guided tour of Endeavour
18.08.09 Arthur Baker prepared a Visits List for discussion and ‘signing up to’
09.12.09 Chairman arranged Trip to Christmas Fayre at Castle Howard
£7 pp for Coach; £8/£9 pp for Castle.
19.08.10 Visit arranged to Roger’s Roses Nursery at Pickering
Organised by Don Spenceley. Own transport & lunch arrangements.
7th,14th, 21st June Dates for Harbour Master’s Launch Trips
Max of 8 Members per Trip. Organised by Chairman.
Enjoyed by all; photos on website.
19.06.12 Chairman announced Committee proposals for Harry Tarran £2000
Legacy expenditure on Trips & Xmas Lunch and invited comments
from Members. 1st subsidy: Xmas Lunch 2012
Last Subsidy:trip in 2015.
17.07.12 Jim Gannon showed his 10min video film of Launch Trip.
19 Members attended, free, over 3 Trips
The Chairman donated 3 bottles of wine to the staff as a Probus
06.09.12 Preston Hall Trip organised by the Chairman
Members and Partners. Use own transport.
Entrance fees for Members & Guests from the Legacy.
11 Members & 6 Guests attended. Very successful.
16.04.13 Theatre Royal Trip for ‘High Society’ well-
Show enjoyed by all. Service and meal in Pasqualino’s very poor.
Letter of apology. Chairman complained and negotiated a £7pp
04.06.13 Ampleforth Abbey & Orchard Visit. A great success 36 attended.
Detailed Report on website. £16 pp inc lunch & transport
01.08.13 D.L.I. 20 Members & 2 Guests attended. Details on website.
All enjoyed it. Garry Turner thanked for organising visit.
01.05.14 Eden Camp visit (suggested by Mike Lawrenson).
11 Members &7 Guests attended with 13 apologies.
Everyone enjoyed the visit in spite of poor weather.
17.06.14 Derek Whiting tabled a S&DT pull-
in North Yorkshire. Committee agenda item in 2015
17.09.14 Theatre Royal, Newcastle; ‘Top Hat’ organised by the Chairman.
£40 Members, £45 Guests 36 attended; a great success