Outings Reports page 2
Report on Outing to the Brentford Music Museum and Chiswick House & Gardens on 9th May 2013
This trip was an undoubted success. -
The contents of the Brentford music museum were brought to life by a very talented and amusing guide, and his performance on pianos and the Mighty Wurlitzer cinema organ was excellent and recalled many memories of when you used to go to the Childrens Saturday Morning cinema at the Odeon? To see Roy Rodgers, Trigger, Tonto, Laurel and Hardy? , and the best part was to listen to the organist (if your cinema was lucky enough to have one!), This helped us recall when when Home entertainment and Cinemas were THE entertainment of the day.
Report on Outing Southampton Boat trip 20 June 2013
When we first announced this trip in December, we called it a Mystery Boat trip.
Well, that is what we got. Thick mist for the majority of the day – odd boats drifted
into sight and then disappeared again, Ferrys came and went, we couldn’t see either
coast. We could have been drifting across the Channel for all we knew – then suddenly,
in the middle of lunch, we were very close to large moored grey boats, and I thought
we had reached Le Havre – until I realised that they don’t have a Spinnaker in Le