Monday, 20 September, 2021

Trip details – October to December 2021

Monday 4th October

1706 – Portishead

Enjoy and afternoon in Portishead. Pick ups from Nailsea and Clevedon with drop offs at Waitrose, Sainsburys or the Lake Grounds by request. 

Scooter Hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Mainly on the level but with some kerbs and slopes to negotiate.

Pick ups from 11:30

Cost: £8

Wednesday 6th October

1707 – Salt & Malt

A return trip to an old favourite with good food and afternoon teas in a modern tea shop with lake views and outside tables if the weather is nice.

Scooter Hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible

Pick ups from 11:30

Cost: £8

Thursday 7th October

1708 – Sidmouth, Devon

Hopefully the weather will be nice today as we take you to Sidmouth, a very popular destination. Enjoy the sea air at this lovely location.

Scooter Hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Mainly on the level but with some kerbs, steps and slopes to negotiate.

Pick ups from 09:30

Cost: £30

Monday 11th October

1709 – The Failand Inn

Another old favourite – lunch at The Failand Inn. A good selection of pub classics, baguettes and jacket potatoes from £6.50.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Monday 11th October

1710 – The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

Shop until you drop at The Mall today.  A popular trip this one so get your name on the list quick!!! Happy to drop you at either M&S or John Lewis.

Scooter Hire: Free hire available from Accessibility on the lower level of Car Park K next to bus station, or call them  on 0117 915 5326.

Accessibility: Fully accessible with lifts available at either end of The Mall.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Thursday 14th October

1711 – The Old Well Garden Centre, Uffcolme

A return trip to this popular garden centre, so book early! As well as plants, there are giftware and food departments plus a restaurant and coffee bar.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Inside level access. Outside paths are gravel and may be a little uneven.

Pick ups from 10:00

Cost: £20

Monday 18th October

1712 – Gallagher Shopping Park, Longwell Green

Plenty of time for shopping at your favourites – M&S, Next, Boots and Clarks plus a choice of food and drink venues.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Wednesday 20th October

1713 – The Nelson Arms, Churchill

Back to another favourite with a good choice of menu including a range of pub classics and a carvery from £9.99.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Thursday 21st October

1714 – Clarks Village, Street

Lots of outlet shops to explore including M&S, Cotton Traders, Clarks, Lakeland, Joules, Next etc, plus the High Street. There are a wide variety of options for lunch or an afternoon cuppa.

Scooter hire: Free scooter or wheelchair hire, call 07392 154915 to pre-book.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:00

Cost: £20

Monday 25th October

1715 – The Star, Congresbury

Lunch at the Star today. Good value with a choice of carvery or an extensive menu.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Wednesday 27th October

1716 – Highfield Garden Centre, Whitminster

Always a favourite so book early for a great day out at this garden centreon the A38 towards Gloucester. There are many shops to peruse and a lovely restaurant for lunch or a cuppa.

Scooter hire: 4 wheelchairs available for free – ring in advance to book on 01452 741444.

Accessibility: Full accessible.

Pick ups from 10:00

Cost: £20.00

Thursday 28th October

1717 – Dunelm and The Range, Weston-Super-Mare

Join us for a visit to these two popular locations just outside Weston’s centre. Good cafes in both shops for lunch or a cuppa.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Full accessible with a lift to the 1st floor of Dunelm.

Pick ups form 11:00

Cost £9

Thursday 28th October

1718 – The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

Shop until you drop at The Mall today.  A popular trip this one so get your name on the list quick!!! Happy to drop you at either M&S or John Lewis.

Scooter Hire: Free hire available from Accessibility on the lower level of Car Park K next to bus station, or call them  on 0117 915 5326.

Accessibility: Fully accessible with lifts available at either end of The Mall.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Monday 1st November

1719 – The Stag and Hounds, Winscombe

Come and enjoy this lovely pub. A good choice with prices from £13.75 with a two for one offer on all main meals and specials or a free desert offer for single diners.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 11:00

Cost: £8

Wednesday 3rd November

1720 – Cadbury Garden Centre

Not just for the plants! A good selection of clothing, gifts, food and kitchenware plus a lovely coffee shop and restaurant.

Scooter hire: 6 wheelchairs and 2 scooters available. Call 01179 902 207 to book.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 11:00

Cost £8

Thursday 4th November

1721 – Cheddar

Enjoy a few hours in Cheddar with plenty of food choices for you. We can also pop into the Cheddar Garden Centre before a drive through the Gorge for a bit of sight seeing.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Mainly on the level but with some kerbs, steps and slopes to negotiate.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost £10

Monday 8th November

1722 – The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

Shop until you drop at The Mall today.  A popular trip this one so get your name on the list quick!!! Happy to drop you at either M&S or John Lewis.

Scooter Hire: Free hire available from Accessibility on the lower level of Car Park K next to bus station, or call them  on 0117 915 5326.

Accessibility: Fully accessible with lifts available at either end of The Mall.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Wednesday 10th November

1723 – The Old Inn, Hutton

Hope you like this one – menu choices are good and reasonably priced. Join us for a lunchtime trip.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible from the front of the building; some steps at the rear.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Thursday 11th November

1724 – Weston-Super-Mare

Enjoy the sea air with a walk along the front or an afternoon of shopping at the Sovereign Centre.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Mainly on the level but with some kerbs or steps to negotiate.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost £10

Monday 15th November

1725 – Burnham-on-Sea

Another chance for some sea air with a walk along the front then perhaps lunch at Fortes. If the weather is unkind, then its off to Wyevale Garden Centre.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fairly level but with some kerbs and steps to negotiate.

Pick ups from 10:00

Cost: £15

Wednesday 17th November

1726 – Wells

Enjoy the beautiful city of Wells today. Plenty of time for a visit to the cathedral or shopping and many options for lunch.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fairly level but with some kerbs and steps to negotiate.

Pick ups frm 10:00

Cost: £20

Thursday 18th November

1727 – The Nelson Arms, Churchill

Back to another favourite with a good choice of menu including a range of pub classics and a carvery from £9.99.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Monday 22nd November

1728 – The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

Shop until you drop at The Mall today.  A popular trip this one so get your name on the list quick!!! Happy to drop you at either M&S or John Lewis.

Scooter Hire: Free hire available from Accessibility on the lower level of Car Park K next to bus station, or call them  on 0117 915 5326.

Accessibility: Fully accessible with lifts available at either end of The Mall.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Monday 22nd November

1729 – The Sidcot Arms, Winscombe

A return to another favourite today. An extensive menu with mains from £8.99 with a 2 for 1 offer on some dishes.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Wednesday 24th November

1730 – Labels Outlet Shopping, Ross-on-Wye

Our regular trip to this favourite outlet shopping centre. Enjoy lunch in the café.

Scooter hire: Free wheelchairs available. Call 01989 769 000 for details and to book.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:00

Cost: £20

Thursday 25th November

1731 – Morrisons, Matalan and Boots at Worle

Enjoy a change of venue and shop at Worle today. There is a café in Morrisons if you want a bite to eat or a cuppa.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 11:00

Cost: £9

Monday 29th November

1732 – Castle of Comfort, East Harptree

A beautiful traditional country pub nestled in the charming village of East Harptree. A good menu choice for lunch.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible but with a ramp from the lower bar to the restaurant. Toilets are all on the level.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £10

Wednesday 1st December

1733 – Gallagher Shopping Park, Longwell Green

Plenty of time for shopping at your favourites – M&S, Next, Boots and Clarks plus a choice of food and drink venues.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Thursday 2nd December

1734 – The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

Shop until you drop at The Mall today.  A popular trip this one so get your name on the list quick!!! Happy to drop you at either M&S or John Lewis.

Scooter Hire: Free hire available from Accessibility on the lower level of Car Park K next to bus station, or call them  on 0117 915 5326.

Accessibility: Fully accessible with lifts available at either end of The Mall.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Monday 6th December

1735 – The Masons Arms, Rudgeway

Back to another favourite today. A good choice of menu including a 3 course festive menu and carvery from £12.29.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £10

Wednesday 8th December

1736 – Cadbury Garden Centre

Not just for the plants! A good selection of clothing, gifts, food and kitchenware plus a lovely coffee shop and restaurant.

Scooter hire: 6 wheelchairs and 2 scooters available. Call 01179 902 207 to book.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 11:00

Cost: £8

Monday 13th December

1737 – The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

Shop until you drop at The Mall today.  A popular trip this one so get your name on the list quick!!! Happy to drop you at either M&S or John Lewis.

Scooter Hire: Free hire available from Accessibility on the lower level of Car Park K next to bus station, or call them  on 0117 915 5326.

Accessibility: Fully accessible with lifts available at either end of The Mall.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £12

Monday 13th December

1738 – Dunelm and The Range, Weston-Super-Mare

Join us for a visit to these two popular locations just outside Weston’s centre. Good cafes in both shops for lunch or a cuppa.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Full accessible with a lift to the 1st floor of Dunelm.

Pick ups from 11:00

Cost: £9

Wednesday 15th December

1739 – Bristol Hippodrome – Pantomime

Enjoy a traditional pantomime, Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs starring Lesley Joseph and Judge Rinder. (Please see bottom of notes for the theatre’s Covid requirements). Booking and prepayment required by 24th September. Any queries, please contact the office.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups times to be confirmed

Cost: £32.00 including the theatre ticket

Thursday 16th December

1740 – The Star Inn, Congresbury

Join us for a festive lunch at the Star today. Good choice and value; 2 courses from £12.99 or 3 courses from £15.99.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

Friday 17th December

1741 – The Star Inn, Congresbury

Join us for a festive lunch at the Star today. Good choice and value; 2 courses from £12.99 or 3 courses from £15.99.

Scooter hire: Not available.

Accessibility: Fully accessible.

Pick ups from 10:30

Cost: £8

To book a trip

  • Our Autumn trips will start from the 4th October and run through to 31st December but will be subject to change or cancellation depending upon any change to Covid guidelines and member take up for each trip. We will be taking telephone bookings from the Wednesday 15th September.
  • Ring the office on 01275 855552.
  • Quote the date and trip number.
  • We will reserve you a place or, if the trip is full, put your name on a waiting list.
  • Please let us know if you need to bring a wheelchair, folding walker or trolley.
  • If you have a regular shopping run booked on the same day of a trip please mention this to the office when we call to let you know your pick up time.

To cancel a trip

  • Ring the office on 01275 855552 as far in advance as possible.
  • Quote the date and trip number.
  • You may still have to pay for a trip if you cancel it, for example where we have already paid an entrance fee for you or are unable to resell your seat.

To pay for your trip, you can:

  • Pay by card when you book
  • Send a cheque made payable to Nailsea & District Community Transport or NDCT
  • Pay the driver on the day by card (preferred) or cash (correct amount please – no change given)

Additionally, for Trip 1739 to the Pantomime:

  • Booking and prepayment are required by 24th September.
  • On arrival at the theatre, you will need to provide proof of double vaccination either by the Covid Pass (available on the NHS App) or a letter obtained from NHS 119 or proof of a negative PCR/lateral flow test within 48 hours prior to the performance.