We're running two events today and you can join us for the afternoon or the evening or both. This will be a "Rumbelievable" day in London... So let the fun beGIN 😊
Part one is our own afternoon sightseeing & drinks around Covent Garden until 5:30pm (rsvp on this page) 🍷
Part two is an evening Gin+Rum festival with DJ - in a Church, 6:15pm-11pm. RSVP and read more on our ticket page: https://www.meetup.com/southend-over-40s-nights-out/events/271003434/ ) 🍷
Many of you will already know the format of our day trips - the perfect combination of sightseeing & socialising with some well earned drink stops along the way.
✪ WHO CAN ATTEND? ✪
This is a members only event. Members of our group may attend with an RSVP. We are unable to include unexpected strangers, non-members and couples.
If you are not a member of our group (Southend Over 40s), simply apply to join us and then you can RSVP. Click here to join our group: https://www.meetup.com/southend-over-40s-nights-out/?action=join
✪ RSVP REQUIRED ✪
Members, to join us for this afternoon, please click RSVP so we know who to expect and you'll also be kept up to date with event news and any important changes.
If you later find you can't make it, please undo your RSVP asap - it's courteous, only takes a moment and could free up a space for someone else.
✪ AFTERNOON PLANS ✪
More will be announced regarding our plans for the afternoon soon. Just RSVP if our afternoon tour around Covent Garden sounds interesting, no commitment.
✪ TRAIN PLANS (C2C line) ✪
For those who can get to Southend Central, we'll meet at 10:45am outside the ticket office.
Here, we'll collect £13 cash from those who want to take part in the groupsave discount (travelcards are normally about £19). Buying all tickets in one go also avoids queueing individually and saves time.
For other C2C stations, meet 15 mins early and get 1/3rd discount when there are 3 or more buying tickets in one transaction (sort out amongst yourselves).
Join us all in carriage number 5. Trains Depart...
1104 Southend Central
1111 Leigh on Sea
1205 Arrive Liverpool St
✪ TIMES & ROUTE / MEETING @ LIVERPOOL ST ✪
Leaving the train, our meeting point for everyone will be alongside the loo escalators near WH Smith, LEAVING at 12:25 sharp to get the Central line to Holborn (more info on the day's activities to follow).
✪ NEWER MEMBERS ✪
For newer members, don't worry about your first few visits as everyone is here to have a good time, meet new people and socialise so you're pretty much guaranteed to enjoy the day.