Exhibition Preview: Pliosaurus – Dive into the Jurassic Deep

6.00 - 8.00 pm    15th Jun 2017    Bristol Museum & Art Gallery 

 

This is a family-focused exhibition based on the spectacular 8-metre pliosaur fossil found in Westbury, Wiltshire, in 1994.

Members only

 Contact:

Gary Gostelow

0117 971 1323

gary.gostelow@googlemail.com

Llantwit Major and St Donat’s Castle

22nd Jun 2017   

Two guided tours: St Illtyd’s church in Llantwit Major, housing a fine collection of Celtic carved stones, and 14th century St Donat’s Castle, renovated in the 1920s.

Departure and drop off:   Clevedon Road car park, Nailsea: 8.15am    Bristol Hotel: 8.45am     Clifton Triangle (Bathstore): 9.00am

Cost to include coach, driver’s gratuity, entry fee, guided tours, cream tea:  £34.50

Please book online on this website via Contact Us

Illustrated Talk: Home Movies from the Empire

2.30 pm    24th Jun 2017    M Shed Studio 

 

Jayne Pucknell, film archivist for the BECM collection, will show us some of the digitised archive film from the British Empire & Commonwealth collection.

Cost:  £7.50 per person including refreshments

Contact:

Gary Gostelow

0117 971 1323

gary.gostelow@googlemail.com

Three Days in Ironbridge Gorge

12th Sep 2017 - 14th Sep 2017   

With 10 award-winning museums to see in this World Heritage site, we are staying in the 4-star Holiday Inn Telford for Tuesday and Wednesday nights on a dinner/bed/breakfast basis.

Departure: Nailsea: Clevedon Rd Car Park: 8.00am   Bristol Hotel, Prince St: 8.30am

Cost: to include coach/hotel/d/b/b, entrance charges, guide, driver’s gratuity: £325.00    There is a single supplement of £65.00.

Please book via contact us

Family History Tour:  Battlefields, Cemeteries & Memorials on the Western Front in France and Belgium

13th Oct 2017 - 16th Oct 2017   

Join WWI historians Jeremy Banning and Clive Burlton for a 4-day trip to the battlefields of France and Belgium and follow in the footsteps of your relatives. The tour is passenger-led so, if you have information on the military service of your ancestors, then let us know when you book as we may be able to help you trace individual stories and visit the places associated with their war service. See this link for details: https://vimeo.com/201654838.

Departure: Nailsea: Clevedon Road Car Park: 4.30am   Bristol Hotel, Prince Street: 5.00am

Cost: to include coach/3* hotel/d/b/b, guides, research & information packs, driver’s gratuity: £640.00 per person.  There is a single supplement of £95.00.   Cost excludes: lunches and entry to museums.

Contact:

Clive Burlton

01934 832113

cburlton@aol.com

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