Thames Valley Regional Group - Social with the Institution's President and Chief Executive

Visit a former chalk mine, taste wine in a WWII bunker and enjoy dinner with the President.

We start in the Old Chalk Mine, previously used as a WWII bunker, and now home to Milton Sandford Wines where after a short tour of the mine we will taste some fantastic wines and then adjourn to the Bird in Hand for an informal two-course dinner where we will hear from the President and CEO about what the Institution is up to!

17:45   Meet at Milton Sandford Wines (RG10 8QS)
18:10   Tour of the mines and a brief history
18:30   Wine tasting with expert Debbie Kerr
19:45   Adjourn to Bird in Hand (RG10 9UP)
20:00   Dinner & Speeches
22:00   Depart

Event Information

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date

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Guests welcome only £30 per person

Milton Sandford Wines, Warren Row, Reading, Berks, RG10 8QS

Faith Wainwright, The President. Martin Powell, Chief Executive

Event Association
The Institution of Structural Engineers

Event Contact
John Staves

Event Contact Email

Additional Information

Book early to avoid disappointment as there is a limited number of places

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Regional Group
Thames Valley

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