ALL DAY COACH EXCURSION, THURSDAY 20TH JULY TO LEICESTER (CATHEDRAL, RICHARD III CENTRE AND MUSEUMS)
We will arrive at the National Space Centre for a comfort stop and coffee only, and from there we will be conducted to the adjoining Abbey Pumping Station Museum for a guided visit. Attractions include the 1891 Beam Engines and displays of Leicester’s industrial heritage. We will continue to the New Walk Museum and Art Gallery with its collection of Picasso ceramics.
We aim to be back into the centre of Leicester by 1:15pm. A guided tour of the Richard III Visitor Centre has been booked for 3:00pm. Before or after this there will be the opportunity to take refreshment and to visit the Cathedral and adjacent 15th Century Guildhall (closes at 4:30pm)
The coach will depart Huntingdon Bus Station at 9:00am; leave Leicester 5:15pm and return to Huntingdon at approx. 7:00pm. Other pick up points (please indicate clearly on the booking form): Somersham (Dews) 8:25am, St Ives (Houghton Road) 8:40am, Hartford (Longstaff Way) 8:45am, Godmanchester (opposite Old Mill car park) 8:50am and Huntingdon (Millfield Park) 9:05am.
Please book by Monday 3rd July. Early booking would assist our planning.