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Visit to the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford

Members are invited to the group visit to the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford on Wednesday, 14the August. The Ashmolean Museum has on display some of the most incredible art objects in the world such as the Alfred Jewel, Guy Fawkes’ lantern, Egyptian mummy, Raphael’s drawings, Japanese and Chinese objects, Islamic art… Please visit the website for more details.

Please see further details below:

Train from Droitwich at 9.30am arrives at Shrub Hill 9.38.

Train to Oxford leaves 10.14 arriving at 11.29am. 

Some may prefer to drive to Shrub Hill.

With a rail card off peak return is £12.60 and anytime return £13.75. Without a rail card it is  £19.10 or £20.80

Admission to the museum is free!

A rooftop restaurant needs to be booked tel.01865 553823
Food buffet style downstairs is very good too and no booking necessary.
There is also the Morse cocktail bar over the road at the Randolph!

 

A new year started with DAN social evening

On Saturday 21 January, DAN members are gathered together at Park’s Café to start the new year in a good spirit. It was a great opportunity to meet DAN members, to check what is new and upcoming. 

Malcolm Wakeman, DAN chairman, gives a welcome speech.

The evening started with a really good food. Paul from Park’s Cafe prepared the 3-course meal with dishes and wine originated in Greece, Mexico, and Germany. In a relaxed atmosphere, chairman Malcolm Wakeman gave a speech on Droitwich Arts Network activities that will take place in 2017. He pointed out the great importance of ArtsFest 2017, the first festival in Droitwich Spa that would exclusively be dedicated to arts (visual arts, crafts, poetry, music, and theatre) and will spread over three weeks.