Summer Programme

Each year from May to August we have an interesting and varied programme of outings. Non members are always welcome to join

Wednesday 8th May 2024 11am

Visit to the working factory of J. Hudson & Co. Ltd. (ACME Whistles) 244, Barr Street, Birmingham B19 3AH.
£16 per person.
Suggested journey: Train to Five Ways Station. Bus no 8c outside of the station stops very close to the destination.
Booking via email:

Thursday 13th June 2024 11am

Visit to Shenstone, meeting at the Library/Café where refreshments can be bought, before our guided visit to see:
The village, St. John the Baptist Church, and Graves, and the Old Church Tower, recently restored.
(Please note, the Tower has 80 steps but these have several landings, where you may pause or even sit).
Suggested journey: Follow A1527, turning into St. John’s Hill, park in the Church carpark on the right, and walk down to the village Library.
£6 per person
Booking via email:

Thursday 18th July 2024 10.30am

Middleton Hall, Price includes your entry to the Hall, gardens and grounds, a one hour guided tour of the Hall and introductory talk with tea, coffee and biscuits.
£12.50 per person.
Booking via email: