Henley Royal Regatta06/7/2013
Enjoy a Luxury Day with Friends at Henley Royal Regatta
The WA has been fortunate to reserve a number of full hospitality tickets for this prestigious and historic event. These are available to members at a reduced price representing remarkably good value for a full day’s itinerary including champagne, Pimm’s, a lavish four course lunch with fine wines, full English tea and a luxury river cruise (see below). Numbers are restricted and time is of the essence. Early application is advised.
(all times are approximate)
From 10.30 – Arrive at the exclusive Maidenhead Steam Navigation facility at Bird Place, Henley on Thames. Enjoy morning coffee and Danish pastries accompanied by Traditional Jazz on the Lawns.
11.30 – A Pimm’s, Bucks Fizz and Champagne reception will be served on the Lawns and on-board the elegant river boats. Take an optional cruise up and down the racing course on a luxury vessel .
13.00 – Indulge in a four course Luncheon accompanied by fine French wines, English waters and Liqueurs.
15.00 – An afternoon cruise upstream to view Henley Town before navigating Rod Eyot Island. Cruise the
entire length of the Course and take in views of the Stewards Enclosure and Temple Island before returning to Bird Place. A complimentary bar of Pimm’s, Wines, Beers and Soft drinks is available throughout.
4.30pm – Upon returning to Bird Place, a classic English Afternoon Strawberries & Cream Tea will be
available, which can be enjoyed either within the marquee or on the Lawns.
6.00pm – Guests depart the Maidenhead Steam Navigation facility.
To book: Please book online by clicking the blue “BOOK” button to the right. Alternatively, send a cheque for £225 for WA members and their partners (£250 for friends and non-members when purchased by a member) to: Whitgiftian Association, Whitgift School, Haling Park, South Croydon, CR2 6YT. Tel: 020 8633 9926 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Return coach transport from Whitgift School is included in the price. If you would prefer to travel separately, please note that a parking charge of £15 per car is applied.
Spaces are limited to twelve individuals so please book early to avoid disappointment.