(THIS INFORMATION HAS BEEN POSTED ON THE MEETINGS PAGE AS WELL.)
Here is the (loosely held!) program for the VT MEETING WEEKEND of SATURDAY APRIL 30 – SUNDAY MAY 1, 2005:
SATURDAY APRIL 30
4h30pm - CitySightSeeing tour of Belfast on red double-decker bus
(tour last about 1h15). 8pounds
After tour - Drinks at the CROWN and the EUROPA
8pm - “Finding Mick Jagger”, a play, Old Museum Art Center, 9 pounds, 70minutes (15 tickets left – need confirmation by WEDNESDAY APRIL 27!!!)
9h30pm - Supper at MORNING STAR PUB (17 – 19, Pottinger Entry, tel: 02890-235986). Pub closes at 11pm.
SUNDAY MAY 1
7am - Breakfast at THE OTHER PLACE, Botanic Avenue
8am - Leaving for a tour of the Antrim coast, etc., including a stop at the GIANT CAUSEWAY.
2pm - If we get back on time, PUB(LIC) ART CRAWL (part of the Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival) – This is a (walking) tour of Belfast’s public art – the good, the bad and the very ugly! The tour begins in the Cathedral Quarter and covers major works all around the city, including new pieces in the city center and at the Royal Victoria Hospital. 4 pounds. About 2 hours.
pm - Supper at either Cutters Wharf OR The Edge
8pm - 1st choice: “The Blind Boys of Alabama”, a vocal group, Waterfront Hall, 15 – 24 pounds (plenty of tickets available)
8pm - 2nd choice: “Swansong”, a play, Waterfront Studio, 8 pounds
(plenty of tickets available)
I may still make some changes to this schedule, if necessary, as this is not set in stone. So please to contact me if you are planning to attend before going to those activities.
Hope to see you all in great numbers.