Thursford Christmas Spectacular. Now billed as ‘The Best Christmas Show in the Country’ A cast of 120, a full orchestra, a feast of singing and dancing as well as speciality acts, Wurlitzer Cinema Organ, Comedy and more. If you wish to go in 2018 we shall have one date November matinees. Depart from Wollaton at 08.00 return at about 21.00. Price about 55.50 Let us know for an advance reservation
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We are planning the Spring trips at the moment which should be finalised in the next three weeks.
Post office museum and Railway and london cana l Museum . We visit Mount pleasant post office museum, and old sorting office to see how our mail and telephone calls were processed. We travel on the newly restore underground railway. The London Canal Museum explains the history of transportation around London before the railways and lorries took over. Price: £49.95
Thursday Jan 25th Dep 08.00
Thursday 22nd Feb Dep 09.00
Chester Day We visit this interesting city. So many shops and places to eat. The roman remains, The Castle, The Walls walk, The falcon displays, The Cathedral. Have a day out with your friends and perhaps a gossip in one of the many tea shops. Price £19.99
Bletchley ParkThis park which housed the code breakers during the 1939/45 war was instrumental in saving thousands of lives and perhaps shortening the war by two years see where the enigma and the Lorenz codes were broken, rebuilt ‘bombes’ and a museum of machines that were developed, to help the breakers. A guide is included in the price: We shall also go to see Collossus the first Computer Price £38.00 Lunch is available to purchase.
The Hat Museum & factory followed by the Stockport caves Stockport was the centre of Millinery during the Victorian era until the last few years. We see how the Ladies and Mens hats ( Bowlers, Stovepipes, Silk Tops etc) were made. Also the fabulous ladies creations. Then we go to the Stockport Caves, these were built as air raid shelters for the people of Manchester and Stockport they held 6500 people. Now these caves are a museum from the period.. Price £35.00
Cornwall in the Springtime 6 Days staying at the 4* Lanhydrock Hotel with visits to interesting places nearby including, The Eden project, lost Gardens of Helligan, winery and lots more. We have a waiting list now for this tour Price £499.00 Half board.
Cotswolds and Worcestershire We drive though the orchards to Pershore for a Coffee Stop. Broadway for Lunch and then to Burford for tea time. The orchards should be in full blossom and the villages really pretty. No Food included. Price £21.00