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06 September 2018VISIT to RENISHAW HOUSE & GARDENS
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VISIT to RENISHAW HOUSE & GARDENS
Thursday 06 September 2018

A coach outing leaving the Funky Bear Pub in Hill Village Road B75 5HL at 8.45am prompt to visit Renishaw Hall & Gardens, Derbyshire with return at approx. 6.00pm. The cost of the outing is £33.

Renishaw Hall has been the home of the Sitwell family for nearly 400 years. The best known members of the family were Edith, Osbert and Sachaverell. The preent owner is Alexandra, grand-daughter of Sachaverell, who is married to a son of Sir Jack Hayward, best known as the late owner of Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club.

In the morning, after arrival at 10.45am, there will be time for refreshments and a look around the Italianate gardens which were created about 1890. They were awarded "Garden of the Year" in 2015 by the Historic Houses Association. There are also lakes.

In the afternoon, we have a Decorative Arts tour of the Hall at 2.00pm, ending at about 3.30pm, with departure at 4.00pm.

Thre is a cafe for refreshments which is available to purchase morning tea or coffee, lunch and afternoon tea.