Independent trips

Bramley Elderly Action organises regular day trips for members to places of interest including rural villages, fairs, museums, lunches and shopping centres. BEA members at the Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival

The trips help people get together, keep active and above all have a good day out.

These monthly trips are open to all members who can be out for a half or full day without extra support, or can bring a companion to support them. We include local outings, popular food trips and occasional longer days to locations further away, such as a Summer trips to the seaside. Get in touch with any suggestions for trips.

“What a terrific opportunity for members to get out and about” Dora

We also organise shorter extra care trips, for people who need more support, and run regular shopping trips and Showtime visits to live performances.

Forthcoming independent day trips

Chorley MarketChorley Market and Botany Bay Mill
Tuesday 20 March – £11.00 

Market or Mill, which will it be? Traditional bargains are up for grabs at Chorley’s street market, or take cover under the 4 floors of mill temptations at Botany Bay, with café and Penny Arcade on site. Something for everyone.


Beamish MuseumBeamish, the living museum
Monday 23 April – £22.00 

Visit the world famous Beamish open air museum, with costumed staff, trams and replica buildings. You’ll be transported to a fully working attraction set in the early part of the 20th century. Enjoy a spectacular day out at a museum like no other.


WindermereBlue Skies to Windermere and Kendal
Wednesday 16 May – £14.00 

Try our new fully independent trip. Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Take a steamer for a leisurely cruise on the lake, hit the quaint shops and stop for lunch at a delightful spot in this idyllic town.


Springfield OutletSpringfields Outlet & Gardens
Tuesday 19 June – £16.00 

Visit Spalding’s own shopping mall. Springfields combines over 50 outlet stores with 25 acres of leisure attractions. On site visit the festival gardens and beautifully landscaped areas featuring a celebrity showcase.


Scarborough  Scarborough
Friday 6 July – £14.00
Take a stroll along the two sandy bay beaches, walk the promenade for a little shopping and an ice-cream. Avoid the sand in your toes at the 12th century castle or have a spiritual experience at Peasholm Park Japanese gardens.


Book your trips

You can book your chosen trips on the form that comes with the quarterly newsletter, or you can download a BEA Trip Booking Form.