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image for Boat Trips item typeRiverboat Trips: St Benet's Abbey 1000 years! Play at Horning Staithe

Boat Trips, Sun 9 Jun 2019, £10

An audience arriving for a spectacular event at St

An audience arriving for a spectacular event at St

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A once in a lifetime day out. Not to be missed! A fabulous trip to see a unique play with a backdrop of St Benet's Abbey, based on local people's stories and research, telling the history of the Abbey. Performed by those who love St Benet's and directed by Parrabbola. Funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Mississippi Riverboat Tickets available from Horning Post Office (tel 01692 630833) or via Eventbrite:
Trip 1
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mississippi-riverboat-trip-1-to-st-benets-abbey-to-see-the-community-play-tickets-61417697988
Trip 2
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mississippi-riverboat-trip-2-to-st-benets-abbey-to-see-the-community-play-tickets-61419808300

Children welcomeDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 9 Jun 2019
Arrive at St Benet's Green, Horning 15 minutes beforehand to collect a pilgrim token and watch the first scene before boarding. (There is free car parking at Horning Village Hall NR12 8LQ. Walk down to the river and Green). The riverboat trip lasts about 50 mins each way. The play lasts about 2 hours and includes walking and sitting. Bring snack to eat after the play. There is uneven ground and open water. please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. You will be directed to return to the boat promptly. Timing for the riverboat boat trips and performances. Times are approximate
Riverboat Trip 1 for Performance 1
10.30 am onwards: Bring this ticket to the booth on St Benet’s Green to get a token to wear, identifying you as a passenger for the riverboat trip.
11.00 am Watch the First Scene at St Benet’s Green and then board the riverboat
11.30 am Riverboat departs to St Benet’s Abbey to continue the play there
12.45 pm onwards Watch the play at St Benet’s Abbey
3.00 pm After the play finishes the riverboat will collect you for the return trip
4.00 pm Arrival back at Swan Green, Horning

Riverboat Trip 2 for Performance 2
12.45 pm onwards: Bring this ticket to the booth on St Benet’s Green to get a token to wear, identifying you as a passenger for the riverboat trip.
1.15 pm Watch the First Scene at St Benet’s Green and then board the riverboat
1.45 pm Riverboat departs to St Benet’s Abbey to continue the play there
3.00 pm onwards Watch the play at St Benet’s Abbey
5.10 pm After the play finishes the riverboat will collect you for the return trip
6.15 pm Arrival back at Swan Green, Horning

Prices

All tickets are £10 for the riverboat trip there and back from Horning to St Benet's Abbey. There is no charge to watch the play.

Events at this Venue

Address

Lower St,
Horning,
Norwich,
NR12 8AA

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Map reference: TG 340175  Lat: 52.70479 Long: 1.46311

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted