Plans for 2016
Wye Dean group – outline plans for 2016, as suggested at the meeting held at the 3 Horseshoes, 17th February 2016. We discussed venues and frequency, and decided to aim for an event a month as a trial for this year. Lots of ideas were put forward, and the list below is a summary of the ideas proposed -
April 10th - A trip to Newport Transporter bridge, to be combined with a visit to Tredegar House.
May 8th - a visit to Penderyn Distillery, combined with a visit to Aberdulais Falls & iron works.
June 5th – a drive through the Black & White villages of Herefordshire, stopping for a stroll at Pembridge, with a meal at the Salwey Arms to round off the day.
July 3rd – For our main drive of the year, John & Celia have worked out a route to Aberystwyth from Wyevale Garden Centre Hereford viaKington,Rhayader,& Devil's Bridge, returning via Tregaron, Lampeter, Llandovery, Brecon, Abergavenny.This round trip is approx. 180 miles.
July 16th & 17th - The IWE will be held in Lincoln this year.
July 23rd & 24th - Much Marcle Steam Rally.
August 7th - Brecon Beacons Classic car show at the Mountain Centre, Libanus.Entry forms will be available nearer the date for those interested in showing their cars.
August 17th - BBQ at the 3 Horseshoes
September 4th – a trip on the Mon & Brec canal
October 9th - Visit to Broomy Hill Waterworks museum in Hereford for their Open Day
October 30th – a visit to RAF Cosford
Fine details for each event will be available nearer the dates, and can be accessed either via the 'forthcoming events' tab, or direct from group leader Jeff Mason-Wenn.