Summer Programme 2017/18

List of venues for the summer 2017/18 programme.

Date Title Description
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 Bradgate Park

Well we had a great turnout for Elford Gardens last week and the weather was dry.
The forecast for this wednesday is also dry so fingers crossed.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Tropical Birdland

Tropical Birdland Desford 

adults £7.75

over 60s £5.75

Saturday, June 17, 2017 June ACC Walk

Getting there - We start at Longnor (SK17 0NS on your Tomtom, Grid ref
078630 on OS map OL24, West sheet if you're interested).  Be careful of the
steep hill on the last bit of the journey!


Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Foremark Reservoir

This Wednesday ((18th) we shall be re-visiting Foremark Reservoir to photograph Burton Sailing Club.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Fradley Junction

Fradley Junctiion
We will meet between 7:00 - 7:15 pm.

Directions to Fradley Junction

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Rothley Village walk

This week’s event is a walk around the pretty village of Rothley, guided by Terry Sheppard. Meet at the car park at the Rothley Centre, Mountsorrel Lane, LE7 7PR, 150 yards north of the village centre at 7.30, where Terry will be waiting disguised in a white baseball hat.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Mallory Park

Wednesday July 12th we return to the popular venue of Mallory Park Racing Circuit to photograph cycling.

The circuit is in the village of Kirkby Mallory off the A447 road to Hinckley. Turn left just after the Greenacres Garden Centre. Post code LE9 7QE.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Quorn & Woodhouse Station

Quorn & Woodhouse Station - A visit to this 1940s
style Great Central Railway station.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Shepshed Mill

The next summer event on Wednesday evening is at Shepshed Watermill. This is an historic mill dating back to the Doomsday book 1080.

ADDRESS: Mill Farm, Hathern Road, Shepshed LE12 9RP

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Derby Velodrome

The next club meeting will take place on Tuesday 1 August at the Derby Veladrome.
There will be 4 track events commencing at 7.00pm so it would be advisable to arrive 5 or 10 minutes before 7.00 pm if possible, meeting in the reception/foyer area at the main entrance.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Marston Brewery Tour

This wednesday evening we have a Marston Brewery visit and tour. Can you please be at the Brewery in time for a 7pm start?  The car park is on the left at the entrance.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 BURTON SAILING CLUB VISIT


Good morning all …

Sorry of the last minute change of plan for tomorrow …. but Burton Sailing Club have now told us that they will be able to entertain us tomorrow evening after all.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Melbourne Church

Melbourne Church - members to make small
contribution to church funds.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 summer social- Skittles

Skittles - booked at the Bridge Brewery Burton