Visit to Herefordshire 2018


Join Club Chairman, Peter Jinman and his wife Gill Jinman to visit some of the farming and cultural highlights of the South of Herefordshire, this October. 


Wednesday 3 October

10.30am arrival at Brooks Country House (Hotel), leave luggage and depart by coach to Weston Cider. Experience a private Cider Mill Tour with cider tasting, followed by lunch at The Scrumpy House Restaurant. Depart by coach to Goodrich Castle, one of the finest and best preserved of all English medieval castles. You will have a private tour of the castle followed by some free time to explore on your own. An evening coach transferS you back to the hotel for a 3 course dinner with wine. Guest speaker tbc.


Thursday 4 October  

Breakfast in the Hotel. Depart by coach for a private guided tour of Hereford Cathedral combined with a visit to the Mappa Mundi and chained library exhibition. Depart by coach to Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum for a presentation about Herefordshire Rifle Volunteers and The Herefordshire Regiment with some tea &coffee and then some time to explore the museum. The coach will then take you to Sixteen Ridges Vineyard, where you will have locally produced lunch, followed by a tour of the Vineyards and wine tasting with cheese and biscuits. Depart back to the hotel for a 2-course dinner with wine at 8.00pm.


Friday 5 October  

Breakfast in the Hotel. Depart in your own cars to visit a potato farm, Mark Green who supplies to McCain, Tyrrells and walkers will show you around his farm. Followed by a light lunch at Red Lion Pub. Before making your way home we will visit Windmill Fruit Farm for a tour around the farm.  There are over 2,100 tonnes of strawberries, blackberries and blackcurrants grown and packed on the farm.


Tour Cost: £410 per person (Sharing a double/twin/single occupancy room). This includes, accommodation with breakfast, lunches, dinners and all visits per itinerary.

A ballot will be held if the visit is oversubscribed.


All applications should be received by Tuesday 21st August 2018. Your places will not be confirmed until after Tuesday 28th August.


When your place(s) have been confirmed a 100% cancellation charge will apply if we cannot resell your places.


Please be advised that photographs will be taken during this trip for The Clubs purposes.