Shorne Active Retirement Association

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ShornARA Chairman

Mrs Maureen Horsham


Activities & Events

Below is a list of all the activities and events organised by ShornARA.  For more information about an activity or event please contact the organising person(s) or email


On-going Activities


Day and Time



Short Mat Bowls (Alpha)

Every Wednesday at 1:45pm - 3:45pm

Shorne Village Hall

Graham Lewis

T: 01474 823048

Short Mat Bowls (Beta)

Every Wednesday at 4pm - 5:30pm

Shorne Villiage Hall

Maureen Horsham

T: 01474 363285


May 2019



La Trelade Hotel, Guernsey


** SOLD OUT - Reserve List Available** 

A six night (7 day) half board holiday to Guernsey, which includes:

•Return coach travel to Poole

•Return sailings from Poole – Guernsey including transfers to hotel

•Meet & greet on arrival

•Full English breakfast and table d’hote dinner daily

•Half day familiarisation tour of Guernsey

•Trip to HERM Island including transfers from hotel to port

•Service of a local representative

Note:  Photo ID (Passport/Driving Licence) is required for this holiday

Cost £580 per person

Optional Insurance £28.95 per person

Contact Marjorie Attwaters T:- 01634 726545

September 2019



Shap Wells Hotel, Cumbria

Situated in a secluded, wooded valley, high in the Shap Fells and surrounded by mountain streams. Our five night (6 day) half board holiday at Shap Wells Hotel is the ideal place for us to explore the Lakes, Dales and the English and Scottish Border Counties.  This holiday Includes:

•Return coach travel to and from The Lake District

•5 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast at Shap Wells Hotel, Penrith

•Accommodation in en-suite bedrooms

•Admission charges/fares included


•Four days of excursions to:

Ullswater & Ambleside

Lakeland Motor Museum & Bowness-on-Windermere

Keswick & Wordsworth

Kendal & Levens Hall House and Gardens

Cost £480 per person

Contact Marjorie Attwaters T:- 01634 726545

November 2019



Thursford Spectacular

Thursford’s Christmas Spectacular has attracted over 5.4 million visitors to date and is the largest Christmas show in the country.

It is set in the magical surroundings of mechanical organs and fairground carousels, with a cast of 130 professional singers, dancers and musicians – many of whom are West End performers. The three hour performance delivers an extravaganza of non-stop singing, dancing, music, humour and variety. It’s a fast moving celebration of the festive season featuring an eclectic mix of both seasonal and year-round favourites, with famous and much-loved chart toppers being performed alongside traditional carols.

This trip includes an overnight stay at The Best Western Hotel, Swaffham. 

Price including entrance to the Thursford Spectacular will be approximately £180 per person.  A NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT OF £50 PER PERSON IS NOW DUE TO SECURE YOUR PLACE.

Contact Marjorie Attwaters T:– 01634 726545

Last updated: 30 November 2018