Events and Trips
You are warmly invited to attend any of the following events. For most events there is no need to book in advance but it would be helpful if you would email email@example.com if you intend to come so that we have an indication of numbers likely to attend. On some visits there may be spare places in a Friend's car so please e-mail or 'phone Monica (0161 790 5752) if that would be helpful to you. Do e-mail to find out any more information or to suggest venues for future trips.
Saturday 21st September 2019. 10.00 am to 4.00 pm Salford Histories Festival, Walkden Methodist Church M38 9AN. Organised by Salford Local History Forum, this year's event promises to be bigger than ever with numerous displays, walks and talks relating to Salford's heritage. Click here for more details. Entry is Free.
Monday 21st October 2019 (Now confirmed), RHS Garden Bridgewater, Off Leigh Road, M28 2LJ 9.30am. Private tour of the new RHS garden prior to its opening next year. We will be guided by one of our Friends, Royston Futter, who has agreed to 'fit us in' before the standard public tours. Our tour will take a couple of hours so visitors need to be physically fit enough to be able to walk round the site unaided, on rough woodland paths which can be steep and muddy. Walking boots and waterproofs are recommended. We are limited to 12 places so, if you are interested, please contact Monica as soon as possible. The tour is free but donations would be welcomed. Please note the visitor arrangements described here.
November 2019, Heritage Tour of the University of Manchester. Details to follow
Thursday 12th December 2019, , Buile Hall Park Hall, M6 8GL. 11.30am to 4.00pm Festive Lunch and Entertainment with Mark Valentine. NOW FULLY BOOKED. Click here for information.
Monday 16th December 2019 Salford Museum and Art Gallery. Friends' Christmas Afternoon Tea. This includes festive sandwich fillings, mince pies, yule log, stollen and Christmas Cake with tea / coffee' A glass of mulled wine is an optional extra! There may also be a Christmas-themed Salford quiz. Price payable by cash on the day: £12.95 / head or £15.00 with the mulled wine. Details of how to book will be finalised shortly.
To find out about What's On at the Museum and Hall, please visit:
www.salfordmuseum.com or www.ordsallhall.com