New interest group for early retirees 60+
Time on your hands?
Want to meet new people and old friends and be more socially active?
Woodside Sparks is a new Social group for over 60's and new retirees – Singles and Couples - who wish to use some of their free time to socialise around local and wider events.
Guided Tour of Somerset House
Tuesday 7 November
Discover, with the help of our Tour Guide Shoshannah the history of the Grade 1 listed building visiting areas the general public do not normally see.
Please book your own ticket online for the 12 noon tour - booking mya not be possible until about a month before. Please watch the website www.somersethouse.org.uk/whats-on/historicalhighlights-tour
Meeting 10.45am at Woodside Park Station
For further information or if you would like to come to this event please email WoodsideSparks@gmail.com
Sherlock Holmes Museum
Sunday 17 December
Visit 2210 Baker Street, one of the most famous addresses in the world, for an authentic experience of Victorian London. Followed by lunch at Reubens.
Tickets £14.75, concession. Please book your own ticket online for 11.30am - limited availability.
Buy Museum Admission Tickets online - The Sherlock Holmes Museum (digitickets.co.uk)
Meeting 10am at Victoria Park bus stop to get the 13 bus to Baker Street
Canary Wharf Light Festival
Motsei Shabbat 13 January 2024
The Winter Festival transforms Canary Wharf with over 20 stunning installations leaving the dark evenings aglow
Meeting 7pm at Woodside Park Station
Previous outings have been to see the:
Covent Garden Guided Walk
Canal Museum - Nature on London's Canals
William Morris Gallery
Brighton and Hove Jewish Community Hub
Guided walk along South Bank & Covent Garden
Bentley Priory Museum and Gardens
William Morris Gallery
Charles Dickens House
New Years day Parade
Dennis Severs House
Tour of The Royal Courts of Justice
Guided walk of the City of London
Chines Manor Tulip Festival
Guided Tour of Spitalfields
Visit to Rye
Imperial War Museum
Faberge in London
Flamstead Scarecrow Festival
Museum of Brands
Swing That Music
Poppy Factory Richmond
Mary Quant Exhibition at the V&A
Chagall Windows Tudley and visit to the market town Tonbridge Kent
Henry Moore Studio and Gardens
April in Paris
Piccadilly Dance Orchestra
The Royal Hospital Chelsea
Tour of the Royal Albert Hall
Trip to Hastings
Bayford Musical Gardens Day
Jordans Mill on the Banks of the River Ivel, Biggleswade
Ben Uri Gallery: A Farewell to Art: Chagall, Shakespeare and Prospero
Lavender Fields, Hertfordshire
Hatfield House & Gardens
The Wallace Collection
We have also seen the shows "American in Paris" and "42nd Street" and held a Jazz Afternoon Tea.