Wednesday 20th March 2019

A visit has been arranged to the "Museum of Electricity" at Cairns Road, Redland , Bristol BS6 7TY 

You should arrive for 11.00am for coffee. This will be followed by a one hour tour of the Museum. At midday we will transfer to the Eastfield Inn BS9 4 NQ situated about a mile up the Henleaze Rd for an arranged buffet lunch at 12.30 pm.We then return to Cairns Road for a 1 hour film show on electricity history at 2.00pm. This will be followed by tea & biscuits.

The cost will be £10.50 a head. Cheque made payable to Backwell Probus Club


Visit to SS Great Britain

Thursday  4th April 2019

Visit arranged to the SS Great Britain with the prime object of seeing the new Museum called "Being Brunel".It is planned as a 5 hour visit (the limit of the car park). Make your own way there by car or bus.

Start time is 11.00 am with an introductory talk at the Brunel Institute for half an hour. We then proceed to the Being Brunel Museum for a free flow tour. We will break for lunch at around 1.00pm at the Harbourside Kitchen (situated out side the main entrance). You may then return to the ship for the rest of your time.

The cost of the visit is £11.00 excluding lunch. Cheques payable to Backwell Probus Club by 27th March.