2014 REunion

7 Field Squadron R. E

Gentlemen of 7 Field Squadron R.E.

( Past and Present )

You are invited to attend our

7th REunion.


The Palace Hotel , Buxton, Derbyshire.

4 th - 6 th April 2014


Your Host Mr Brian Hemingray

Booking by phone , ( Quote Shiny 7 ) Just card number required.

All bookings must be in by

22nd February 2014

About booking the hotel. Telephone 0129822001 quoting " Shiny 7 " when calling.

£130 for Double / Twin . £65 for Single

Rooms available from 2pm but luggage can be left in a secure room.

Vacate rooms by 11am Sunday .

Anyone wanting to just come for Saturday only, same rates apply £130 per double room £65 for a single.

Awaiting price for extended stay. Anyone for meal only Saturday £25 per person

Free Wi - Fi

*************************************************************Friday night meal will be a 3 course meal,

with the choice of 1 of 5 meals per course.

" The Belfry "

Will have a bar to the side of the dining area

with seating so that people can sit and talk in peace


Saturday 5th April.

Updated 12th Sept; 2013

Robinsons Brewery

Bus there and back £8.00. £21.00 in total.

Prices based on 30 people traveling

3 x 1/3 pints of beer and buffet included

Discover the heritage of this proudly independent family brewery by exploring our Visitors

Centre as we celebrate our 175th anniversary,

with the 6th generation of Robinsons at the helm.

Delve into the brewing process, journey through the brew house.

Learn about the largest Hopnik in the world, which allows us to extract hop flavours.

You can visit the Shire horses, create your perfect pub guide, find your ideal pub to run,

buy beer related gifts and also explore some real vintage gems.

showcasing just how things have changed since 1838.

Keep an eye out for special events throughout the year, such as beer and food matching.

We also have unique conferencing and training facilities.

What a great excuse to have a brewery tour and sample award winning cask ale.


Bob & Linda Blakey, Mike O'Reilly, Brian & Sammy Singleton, Ray Heron, Des Goodwin, Brian Hemingray,

Joe Carney


Chatsworth House

Home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire,

The gardens are the ideal place for a picnic and the house is a treasure trove of beautiful antiques.

Bus there and back £8.00. Entrance £11.00. ( Seniors £9.00 ) 2013 prices


Ray & Kath Rogers, Chris & Helen Ellis, Elaine Cooper, Marie Tate ( if able to attend Reunion)k

Andy & Pamela Anderson, George Cowie, Lynda Hemingray, Alan & Agnes Morton,


You might want to do your own thing

check out



Booked in to the hotel so far

Brian & Lynda Hemingray, Michael O'Reilly, Sammy Singleton, Brian Singleton, Ray Heron,

Elaine Cooper, Bob & Linda Blakey, Des Goodwin, George Cowie, Peter & Alison Rayner

Ray & Kath Rogers, John & Diane Gilliland, Jack Merrell, Steve Duncan, Mick Lawler

Dave & Sue Biram, Alan & Agnes Morton, Jim & Joanne Spencer, Frank & Maryanne Hannaway

Chris & Helen Ellis



From the M1 North – Exit junction 29 and follow the A617 to Chesterfield.

Then follow the A619 onto the A6 to Buxton. The hotel is in the town centre next to the train station.


From the M1 South – Exit at junction 23a onto the A50 and then A38 towards Derby. In Derby follow the signs for A52 Ashbourne and then the A515 to Buxton. The hotel is in the town centre next to the train station.


From the South West – Take M5 north to the M6 and exit at junction 15. Follow A500 towards Newcastle-under-Lyme and then the A53 to Buxton. The hotel is in the town centre next to the train station.


Parking: 150 spaces – £4.50 per day

Nearest airport: Manchester International – 25.8 miles

Nearest train station: Buxton – <0.1 mile


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