Calendar

Jun
1
Sat
Himalayan Garden & Sculpture Park
Jun 1 all-day

Himalayan Garden & Sculpture Park (Near Ripon). Explore acres of beautiful gardens in a Himalayan type landscape, with colourful rhododendrons, azaleas etc, woods, lakes, sculptures and other features.  (£9)  Meal after

Jun
15
Sat
Ampleforth Abbey (N Yorks)
Jun 15 all-day

Ampleforth Abbey (N Yorks) This one’s not ruined!!  Visit contemporary abbey with C20 church, visitors centre and very good café, located in beautiful countryside. Walk in the extensive grounds.  Meal afterwards.

Jun
29
Sat
Summer Concert at St Margaret’s Horsforth
Jun 29 all-day

Summer Concert at St Margaret’s Horsforth. With Leeds Symphony Orchestra (including Caroline!)  A selection of popular classics for a summer evening.

Jul
6
Sat
BBQ  (North Leeds)
Jul 6 all-day

BBQ  (North Leeds)  Enjoy fellowship and good food (and hopefully good weather!)  in C’s garden.

Jul
20
Sat
Moravian Church (Fulneck, Leeds)
Jul 20 all-day

Moravian Church (Fulneck, Leeds) Tour (£4) of the Moravian settlement which dates back to 1743, including the church and museum.  Great historic interest – but still a thriving community.  Meal afterwards.

Aug
3
Sat
Dunham Massey  (near Manchester)
Aug 3 all-day

Dunham Massey  (near Manchester). Meet for picnic and explore stately home with interesting and valuable contents, with gardens and deer park (NT £14.50).  Pub meal afterwards. We will be joined by members of Lancs Christian Singles.

Aug
17
Sat
Yorkshire Air Museum (Elvington, N Yorks)
Aug 17 all-day

Yorkshire Air Museum (Elvington, N Yorks) Aircraft from early days to Cold War, on former RAF airfield. (£12, £9 seniors) See variety of historic small planes (climb into some of them!), visit control tower, cockpits etc.  After an hour’s conducted tour (£1) we will explore more in detail.  Meal after.

Aug
31
Sat
Bring & Share food, fellowship and ideas
Aug 31 all-day

Bring & Share food, fellowship and ideas for your next Gatherers programme.  Discuss what exciting things we want to do together to while away the winter.

Sep
22
Sun
Sunday Lunch Crooked Billet, near Towton (east of Leeds)
Sep 22 all-day

Sunday Lunch Crooked Billet, near Towton (east of Leeds)  Yorkshire puddings a speciality!  Afterwards walk it off across nearby fields to visit the medieval Lead Chapel.