Activities and field trips
For all field trips please read the Risk Assessment beforehand - please see below.
Saturday 30th March 2019
Deserted Mediaeval Villages
Meet up and depart Padgepool Place, Wooler at 10.30hrs - for Car Share.
Please dress warmly & wear strong footwear.
Park by North Farm
a) Allan will do a circular tour of the village looking at main points of interest.
b) Patsy to point out things around Bastle.
Park by village hall, West Ancroft. Walk back to see medieval village site in fields opposite farm.
Walk along road to Church looking at post-medieval remains on right then visitbeautiful Norman Church on left with plenty of information to read.
Park on side of road, look across to Ewart Newtown.
Walk around outside of Ewart Park house and look at adjacent woodland, site ofmedieval village.
Park in car park
a) Allan to take group around whole site to Medieval house (keys needed).
b) Patsy to take group around Henge and look at nearby info boards.
Optional drinks/lunch at Maelmin Cafe afterwards.
Saturday 22nd September 2019, 10.00
Car-share tour exploring How Geology influenced History to 3 target sites in Glendale - leader Dr Ian Kille.
Saturday 3rd November 2019, 11.30
Illustrated talk at St Mary's church, Wooler, Life on the Home Front in WW1 followed by lunch - speaker Anthea Lang
Tickets £8 (£5 GLHS members)