grenadier guards association Manchester

Crabbies Grand National Draw  9th April






 Annual Dinner.

 St. Georges Day Saturday 23rd April 2016.

 Venue. Country House Hotel, Palatine Road,  Didsbury, M20 2WG


Time (unless otherwise notified) 18.30 Reception for 19.00hrs  


Menu.  Starters  Cream of vegetable soup or prawn cocktail.

           Main      Roast  Beef  Yorkshire  Pudding

                                  Roast potatoes and Seasonal vegetables.


                Sweet.   Apple Strudel and Custard   Or Fruit  Salad. 

                                   Cheese and Biscuits

                         Tea or Coffee

                         Half Bottle of wine per Head.  

                         Vegetarian Option available.


  Price.                £30.00 per Head.

  Rooms.            Double / Twin  £55.00 per couple

                         Single  £46.00  Including full English Breakfast.

 Please  contact  Tony Jennings re Meal and rooms options

                         0161 487 4062

  An early response would be appreciated.

  Cheques payable to Grenadier Guards Assn Manchester. 











  Grenadier Day Trip    16/17/18 July 2016

Once again we have clashed with the Farnborough Air Show, making Hotel bookings extremely difficult

 and expensive. However we have managed to secure a limited number of rooms at the Doubletree Hilton

 in Woking  ( was the Holiday Inn ) The Hotel has had a multi million pound refurbishment.

Double  or Twin room £105.00  per night.  Single £90.00 per night,  Dinner / Bed/ Breakfast.

Saturday ans Sunday returning home on Monday 18th after breakfast. 

Based on  a 29 seater coach the fare will be £45.00 per person, we may opt for a 48 seater,

this will be discussed at the February meeting. 

With numbers being restricted  could you please indicate your requirements ASP

to myself Tony Jennings  0161 487 4062 





Trip to Bruges  


 The regiment have been asked by the Belgians to celebrate our 360th Anniversary in September 2016.

With this in mind the Manchester branch are organising a trip to Bruges

from Sept. 1st to 5th inclusive.

We have a 48 seater coach

 the details are for the coach (including ferries and excursions)

 five days/four nights in the five star Park Hotel

on a bed and continental breakfast basis will cost £345pp.

The itinerary for the weekend is various events starting Friday afternoon,

including the unveiling of a monument to Charles ll.

On Saturday there will be a march through Bruges by Nijmegan Company and the regimental Band.

In the afternoon there may be events at the St. Sebastian Guild of Archers.

On Sunday there is a trip out to Pont-a-Marcq near Lille

to commemorate the engagement there,

then on to Ypres,

where the Band will play outside the Clothe Hall

before attending the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate

 We will then return to our hotel in Bruges

and leave the hotel on Monday morning bound for home.

The first 48 names I have will take the seats

so don't take too long in making your mind up,

 £20pp deposit will secure your place.