West Lothian 50+ Network – Holidays

We aim to organize three short holidays each year, with an emphasis on affordability and popular appeal.

In addition, some groups may organize holidays which are opened to the wider membership if places are available.

Our holiday choices are informed by a recent survey of our membership

Currently Booking

City Break to Seville

The choice of a 3 night or 7 night holiday to Seville in south east Spain.
The dates are 7th – 10th October for the 3 night break (£286) or 7th – 14th October (£568) based on 2 sharing, Bed & Breakfast.
Flights with Easyjet on this new route from Edinburgh, staying in central Seville.


The Isle of Skye & the Kyle Line

Friday 3rd – Tuesday 7th April 2020.

5 days, 4 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

2 nights Nethybridge Hotel, Speyside; 2 nights Dunollie Hotel, Isle of Skye 

Scenic journey on the world famous Kyle Line

Strathspey Steam Railway and tour of Strathspey

Tour of Skye including Old Man of Storr, Portree and Staffin Beach to see Dinosaur footprints   

Cost £309 with Strathmore Travel.

Deposit of £30 from Weds 28th August 2019, Final payment due by 20th Feb 2020

Festive Break to Chester Christmas Markets

Friday 22nd – Sunday 24th November 2019.

A short festive break, 3 days, 2 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast at the Cumbria Grand Hotel at Grange-Over-Sands in the Lake District including a day trip to the Chester Christmas markets.

Cost £129 with Strathmore Travel.
Free porterage, welcome drink on arrival and some evening entertainment.

The final payment of £99 is due by Thursday 10th October.
Travel insurance is not included.


In 2018 Network members enjoyed a variety of holidays:

January 2018 – Bodelwyddan Castle, Wales
April 2018 – Cumbria Grand Hotel, Grange-over-Sands, Lake District
April 2018 – Walking in Catalonia (a walking group organised holiday)
June 2018 – Scarborough (a group organised holiday)

Diary Dates 2019

Members Monthly Meetings:

Saturday 16th Nov

Coach Trips:

Wednesday 23rd October – Pitlochry & the Enchanted Forest

Thrift Shop : 25th Sept – 2 October

Coffee Morning & Craft Fair: Saturday 19th October

St Andrew’s Dinner: Sat 30th November

Kristmas Krackers Concert: 19th December

Christmas Party: Sat 21st December


Chester Christmas Markets: 22 -24th November

The Isle of Skye & The Kyle Line: Fri 3rd April – Tues 7th April 2020

Get in Touch

Tel: 01506-635510
Email: wlothian50plus@btconnect.com
Facebook: @westlothian50plusnetwork

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