Newton Abbot Travel Club

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BOAT TRIP HENLEY TO READING +

RHS GARDEN  WISLEY FLOWER SHOW

THURSDAY 8TH/FRIDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2022

Thursday

We make our way to Henley with comfort stop enroute.

Time to look around before our private boat hire at  16.15 to Reading.  This 2+ hour journey will take us pass Park Place (seat of Lord Archibald & occasional residence of George IV) Marsh Lock, Wargarve & Hennington Backwater, Shiplake Lock, Sonning Lock & famous bridge, Thames Parade, Reading Regatta Course, River Kennett finishing at Caversham Lock. From here its a short coach ride to our hotel the 4* Voco Reading for dinner, bed & breakfast stay.

 

Friday

After a good breakfast to set us up for the day off to RHS Gardens Wisley for their annual Flower Show, a late-summer floral celebration with spectacular displays, specialist nurseries, inspirational expert talks and the chance to buy from a fantastic choice of exhibitors. The National Dahlia Society Show’s marquee, where there  should be more than 100 competition classes of this popular plant. You can buy and get expert advice from approx 50 specialist nurseries.
Alongside the nurseries, more than 20 trade stands exhibited, providing fantastic shopping opportunities for any keen gardener. Products on display included everything from pruning tools to garden art. In the Hilltop theatre various talks are planned.   All this on top of exploring RHS Wisley itself.

Definitely a full day out.

 

RHS members  taking their membership card will have entrance fee refund on return.

 

 

Included in the break

 

Coach travel with pickups, Newton Abbot, Kingsteignton Greenhill Way route & Exeter Services.

Boat trip Henley to Reading

Dinner Bed & Breakfast @ Voco Reading

Entry to RHS Gardens Wisley & Flower Show

 

Cost £149.00 per person sharing

£25 single supplement  (Sorry all singles now taken)

£25 non refundable deposit with booking unless trip is cancelled

Balance by 1st August 2022

 

SORRY NOW FULL

 

Please leave names incase of cancellations

 

Please note insurance is not included