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MONDAY

22ND

JANUARY

5 DAYS

MYSTERY TOUR

WE ARE HAPPY TO GIVE YOU A FEW CLUES TO OUR DESTINATION 1/ IT IS NOT SKEGNESS OR MORECAMBE 2/IT WILL BE IN THE UK SOMEWHERE 3/ IT WILL BE EITHER ON THE COAST, INLAND OR MAYBE A CITY BREAK. WE WILL HOWEVER GUARANTEE A MOST EXCELLENT HOTEL, EXCELLENT LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AND GREAT EXCURSIONS SO START GUESSING!

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£299


MONDAY

19TH

FEBRUARY

5 DAYS

ST. ANNE'S ON SEA

PRICE FREEZE FROM 2017

THE WONDERFUL LINDUM HOTEL AWAITS US WITH THE INFAMOUS DESSERT TABLE TO FINISH OFF THEIR EXCELLENT CUISINE, FINE ENTERTAINMENT AND THE HAPPY AMBIENCE THAT YOU GET FROM THIS FAVOURITE SEAFRONT HOTEL OF OURS. EXCURSIONS AROUND THE FYLDE COAST PLUS A DAY IN SOUTHPORT WITH THE EXCELLENT INDIVIDUAL SHOPS ON LORD STREET


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£299


SUNDAY

4TH

MARCH

7 DAYS


BOURNEMOUTH AND THE DORSET EXPLORER

POOLE HARBOUR, SWANAGE AND SALISBURY WILL BE ENJOYED AS PART OF OUR EXCURSION PROGRAMME. POOLE WITH THE BEAUTIFUL HARBOUR, SWANAGE THE EPITOME OF VICTORIAN SEASIDE SPLENDOUR AS WELL AS THE PRESERVED RAILWAY AND SALISBURY WITH THE MAJESTIC MEDIEVAL CATHEDRAL AND GREAT HIGH STREET SHOPPING. THE VERY PALATIAL TROUVILLE HOTEL BOASTS A POOL, SPA AND GYM ….. A STONE’S THROW FROM THE BEACH AND SHOPS, WITH ITS RENOWNED ROCOCO RESTAURANT. WE WILL BE LOOKED AFTER ON THIS TOUR.

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£359


FRIDAY

23RD

MARCH

3 DAYS

3 DAYS



BLETCHLEY PARK AND THE CODEBREAKERS  

WE TRAVEL DOWN WITH A SHORT STOP AT HATTON COUNTRY WORLD. WE HAVE A FULL DAY EXPLORING THIS MOST UNIQUE AND VERY INTERESTING MUSEUM AND THE VITAL PART IT PLAYED IN THE LAST WAR (ENTRANCE INCLUDED). STAYING AT THE QUALITY HOTEL IN WARWICKSHIRE (UK HOTEL OF THE YEAR WINNER IN 2015) AND FINISH THIS WONDERFUL SOJOURN BY LUNCHING ON THE RIVER CRUISE WHILST SAILING DOWN THE RIVER TRENT (INCLUDED).

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£275

MONDAY

2ND

APRIL

5 DAYS


WEYMOUTH “CRUISE EXPERIENCE”

WELCOME ABOARD FOR YOUR SPRING TIME CRUISE AND EXPERIENCE THE FUN OF A LUXURY LINER WITHOUT GOING AFLOAT!

A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE YOU WILL NEVER FORGET. YOUR CRUISE INCLUDES CABINS, ALL ARE EN- SUITE AND CAREFULLY FURNISHED FOR YOUR COMFORT. CAPTAIN AND CREW ALL IN UNIFORM, CAPTAINS COCKTAIL RECEPTIONS, THEMED FUN DINNERS IN PRETEND EGYPT, ST. PETERSBURG AND TOBAGO. FIRST CLASS ENTERTAINMENT WITH SUPERB CABARET, CASH BINGO AND FANCY DRESS WITH PRIZES. THE CROWN HOTEL WEYMOUTH, OR IF YOU PREFER S.S. CROWN WILL HOST US. EXCURSIONS AROUND DORSET AND A DORSET CREAM TEA (INCLUDED).

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£385


SUNDAY

8TH

APRIL

7 DAYS

TORQUAY AND TORBAY  - 7 DAYS

PRICE FROZEN FROM 2017

JO AND DAVE FOR THE 11TH YEAR WILL WELCOME US TO THEIR EXCELLENT FAMILY RUN NETHWAY HOTEL ASSISTED BY THE INFAMOUS COLIN! ENJOY THE PRIVATE GARDENS AND OUTSIDE POOL, WONDERFUL HOME COOKED CUISINE AND ENJOYABLE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT  PLUS THE OPPORTUNITY TO ENJOY A NIGHT AT BABBACOMBE THEATRE. ON OUR DAYS OUT WE WILL EXPLORE THIS PART OF SOUTH DEVON AND TORBAY PLUS A CALL INTO PAIGNTON FOR THE FAMOUS CHEESY CHIPS.

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£399


FRIDAY

4TH

MAY

4 DAYS


HOLLAND’S BULBFIELD’S DUTCH WINDMILLS

EVERY SPRING AND EARLY SUMMER WESTERN HOLLAND EMERGES WITH MILLIONS OF BLOOMS WHICH EXPLODE IN A MASS VARIETY OF COLOURS. WE VISIT THE FAMOUS AND WONDERFUL KEUKENHOF GARDENS FOUND IN A “PICTURE BOOK“ SETTING OF WATERWAYS AND TREES PLUS A VISIT TO THE PICTURESQUE FISHING PORT OF VOLENDAM WHERE THE COLOURFUL LOCAL COSTUMES ARE STILL WORN, TRADITIONAL FLEMISH SHOPS, BARS AND CAFES. WE FINISH OFF IN THE CAPITAL CITY OF AMSTERDAM WITH SHOPPING, MUSEUMS, CANALS AND HISTORY

PLEASE NOTE - PASSPORT IS REQUIRED.

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£399


MONDAY

14TH

MAY

5 DAYS



SKEGNESS

AFTER SUCH A GREAT TOUR IN 2017 WE HAVE LISTENED TO YOUR COMMENTS AND REQUESTS SO WE RETURN TO THE SEAFRONT COUNTY HOTEL IN SKEGNESS RENOWNED FOR GOOD WEATHER, LONG SANDY BEACHES AND FUN. WE WILL ENJOY GREAT EXCURSIONS DOWN THIS GLORIOUS COASTLINE TAKING IN MABLETHORPE, CHAPEL ST LEONARDS ETC. A NOT TO BE MISSED TOUR

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£315

MONDAY

4TH

JUNE

6 DAYS


ISLE OF WIGHT

WE RETURN TO THIS MYSTICAL ISLAND SITUATED IN THE SOLENT  FONDLY KNOWN AS THE LAND THAT TIME FORGOT, WITH NARROW ROADS, THATCHED COTTAGES AND A SLOWER PACE OF LIFE. THE PARKBURY HOTEL SET IN PRIVATE GARDENS WILL LOOK AFTER US ONCE AGAIN. SITUATED A SHORT DISTANCE FROM THE SHOPS AT SANDOWN AND THE BEACH. ALSO ON THIS TOUR ONE OF THE WONDERFUL EXCURSIONS WILL BE TO THE OSBOURNE HOUSE AND GARDENS, FORMER HOME OF QUEEN VICTORIA AND DESIGNED BY HER HUSBAND PRINCE ALBERT (ADMISSION INCLUDED).

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£415

FRIDAY

15TH

JUNE

3 DAYS


LONDON - COCA COLA’S LONDON EYE

AND ROYAL WINDSOR

AFTER OUR MORNING’S PICK-UP’S WE WILL TRAVEL DOWN TO LONDON. WE HAVE A GUIDED TOUR THROUGH OUR MAJESTIC CAPITAL TO SEE THE FAMOUS SIGHTS AND LANDMARKS PLUS A RIDE ON THE LONDON EYE (INCLUDED). AFTER WE WILL MAKE OUR WAY TO THE HOTEL. STAYING AT THE 4 STAR OAK HOTEL IN HATFIELD ON BED, BREAKFAST & EVENING MEAL BASIS. THE FOLLOWING MORNING AFTER BREAKFAST YOU WILL HAVE FREE TIME IN LONDON. FOR THOSE WANTING TO ENJOY THE WEST END THEATRES, WE CAN MAKE THE TICKET ARRANGEMENTS FOR YOU. PLUS AN EXTRA EXCURSION TO ROYAL WINDSOR, THE CASTLE, SHOPS AND RIVER BEFORE HEADING HOME.


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£249

MONDAY

2ND

JULY

5 DAYS

YORKSHIRE DALES, COAST AND MOORS     

“GOD'S OWN COUNTY” OF YORKSHIRE WITH THE ROLLING HILLS AND DALES PLUS THE GLORIOUS COASTLINE STEEPED IN HISTORY AND MYTH. STAYING AT THE BRITTANIA LEEDS NORTH HOTEL AT SEACROFT, TWIXT OF LEEDS AND YORK. WE VISIT THE BEAUTIFUL SPA TOWN OF HARROGATE, SPEND TIME IN OTLEY IN THE CENTRE OF WHARFDALE. YOU WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO ENJOY A RIDE ON THE PRESERVED STEAM TRAIN TO WHITBY (INCLUDED) AND A TOUR OF THE NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS AND DALES.

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£355


SUNDAY

22ND

JULY

6 DAYS

COTSWOLDS & THE BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM

ANOTHER MOST BEAUTIFUL AREA OF BRITAIN THE COTSWOLDS WITH THE QUAINT THATCHED BUILDINGS, RURAL VILLAGES AND NATURAL BEAUTY. WE HAVE ON-BOARD OUR USUAL BLUE BADGE GUIDE, ANNE, AN EXPERT OF THESE PARTS TO SHOW AND HELP DESCRIBE THIS WONDERFUL AREA. STAYING AT THE QUALITY HOTEL ALLESLEY, WE WILL ALSO VISIT THE MARVELLOUS BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM (ADMISSION INCLUDED), TO SAMPLE THE VICTORIAN AND GEORGIAN INDUSTRIAL HEART LAND. WE HAVE TO ALSO VISIT SHAKESPEARE’S STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, ALSO BIRTHPLACE OF OUR CAROL, PLUS COVENTRY WITH THE TWO FAMOUS CATHEDRALS.

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£425


SATURDAY

11TH

AUGUST

3 DAYS



LLANDRINDOD WELLS & THE ELAN VALLEY

A VAST 70 SQUARE MILES OF WOODLANDS AND MOORS SURROUND THIS BREATH-TAKING LOCATION. HOME OF GREAT WILDLIFE AND THE RARE RED KITE BIRD, THE MANY DAMS AND AQUA DUCTS FEED FRESH WATER TO THE MIDLANDS BUILT OVER A CENTURY AGO. ON BOARD OUR COACH WE WILL BE JOINED BY ONE OF THE RHYADDAR RANGERS, WHO WILL GUIDE US THROUGH THE DAMS AND COUNTRYSIDE EXPLAINING ALL WE DESIRE TO KNOW OF THIS UNIQUE AREA. WE WILL BE STAYING IN LLANDRINDOD WELLS, A PRETTY AND QUIET MID WALES MARKET TOWN AT THE CENTRALLY LOCATED GLEN USK HOTEL, NOTED FOR THE FINE CUISINE AND COMFORTABLE ROOMS.

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£215


MONDAY

20TH

AUGUST

5 DAYS

KENDAL & THE LAKE DISTRICT

WITH VISITS TO BOWNESS ON WINDERMERE WHERE YOU WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO CRUISE DOWN ENGLAND’S LARGEST VAST SPACE OF WATER. WE WILL ALSO VISIT WORDSWORTH’S GRASSMERE AND TOUR THROUGH THE WONDERFUL COUNTRYSIDE THAT THE LAKE DISTRICT HAS TO OFFER. THE COUNTY HOTEL SITUATED IN THE HEART OF HISTORIC KENDAL WILL BE OUR CHOSEN ACCOMMODATION. A LONG-TIME FAVOURITE HOTEL OF OURS AND ALL WHO HAVE STAYED THERE.


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£359


FRIDAY

7TH

SEPTEMBER 2 DAYS


LONDON FLYER

STAYING AT THE 4 STAR OAKS HOTEL HATFIELD FOR AN EXCELLENT DINNER AND BREAKFAST THE FOLLOWING MORNING. WE PACK A LOT INTO THIS SHORT SOJOURN WITH A GUIDED COACH TOUR AROUND OUR CAPITAL SEEING ALL THE SIGHTS FROM BIG BEN, BUCKINGHAM PALACE, AND DOWNING STREET ETC. PLUS FREE TIME ON THE SATURDAY MORNING. WE AGAIN GO INTO THE CAPITAL TO GIVE YOU FREE TIME TO WANDER AROUND COVENT GARDEN AND THE WEST END. A GREAT WAY TO ENJOY LONDON.


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£159


SUNDAY

30TH

SEPTEMBER 6 DAYS


IRELAND’S WICKLOW MOUNTAINS, GARDENS & COAST

EXPLORE THE ROLLING HILLS OF COUNTY WICKLOW WITH EXCURSIONS TO GLENDALOUGH AND AVOCA, PLUS TWO LOVELY GARDEN VISITS ON THIS TOUR BASED IN THE BUSTLING SEASIDE TOWN OF ARKLOW.


AFTER OUR FERRY CROSSING WE WILL MAKE OUR WAY TO OUR HOTEL SO YOU CAN GET SETTLED AND REFRESHED. THE MAGNIFICENT ARKLOW BAY HOTEL BOASTS GREAT IRISH CUISINE, WONDERFUL SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION, LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT AND ALSO SPORTS GYM, SPA AND SWIMMING POOL. ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS YOU WILL SEE AN ARRAY OF SOUTHERN IRELAND’S BEST KEPT GEMS.


FROM THE IMPRESSIVE MANICURED GARDENS AND WATERFALL AT POWERSCOURT ESTATE, KILDARE FOR THE IRISH STUD GUIDED TOUR & MUSEUM (ENTRANCE INCLUDED), TO WICKLOW MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK AND EVEN, THE JAPANESE GARDENS ACCLAIMED TO BE THE FINEST IN EUROPE (ADMISSION INCLUDED) AND NOT FORGETTING THE BEAUTIFUL VILLAGE OF GLENDALOCH RENOWNED FOR ITS NATURAL BEAUTY. FOLLOWED BY FREE TIME IN THE CAPITAL CITY OF DUBLIN WITH GREAT SHOPPING, THE RIVER LIFFY AND ITS MASS OF CULTURE BEFORE RETURNING BACK TO ENGLAND. TO CONSIDER YOUR RELAXATION AND COMFORT OUR FINAL NIGHT ON THIS 6 DAY TOUR WILL BE AT THE BEAUFORT PARK HOTEL, NORTH WALES, MAKING THE JOURNEY HOME SHORTER AND A MORE RESTFUL ONE.


NOT A TOUR TO BE MISSED!!!

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£499


MONDAY

15TH

OCTOBER

5 DAYS


ILLUMINATIONS AND CABARET WEEK

OUR HOTEL, THE ROYAL ALEXANDRA LOCATED IN THE CENTRE OF BLACKPOOL MINUTES FROM BOTH THE BEACH, SHOPS AND THEATRES. THIS HOTEL PRIDES ITSELF ON THE LIVE EVENING ENTERTAINMENT WITH A MINIMUM OF TWO ACTS PER NIGHT, PLUS CASH BINGO. IF YOU LIKE GOOD ENTERTAINMENT AND CABARET THIS IS AN IDEAL HOLIDAY. WE TRAVEL AT ILLUMINATIONS TIME, SO, WE WILL HAVE A TOUR DOWN THE “LIGHTS” WITH THE COACH. PLUS TWO DAY EXCURSIONS DOWN THE FYLDE COAST. THIS IS A TRADITIONAL OLD “WAKES WEEK” STYLE TOUR. PLEASE KINDLY NOTE THIS HOTEL IS UNSUITABLE FOR THOSE WITH SCOOTERS OR WALKING AIDS.


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£299

MONDAY

22ND

OCTOBER

5 DAYS


CRICCIETH “ROLLING BACK THE YEARS” TOUR

GOOD COMPANY, GOOD FOOD, GOOD OLD FASHIONED FUN. MUSIC FROM THE 50S AND 60S, VISIT TO THE HOME FRONT MUSEUM (ADMISSION INCLUDED) AT LLANDUDNO. ENJOY A TIME TO REMEMBER WITH “LIVE CABARET”. STAYING AT THE LION HOTEL WE VISIT PORTMADOG TO RIDE THE FFESTINIOG STEAM RAILWAY (TICKET INCLUDED), PLUS A ROCK 'N ROLL NIGHT WITH LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. THIS IS AN EXCEPTIONAL UNIQUE AND VERY ENJOYABLE TOUR SO PACK YOUR BOBBY SOCKS!

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£355


SUNDAY

4TH

NOVEMBER

7 DAYS

TURKEY & TINSEL PLUS FIREWORKS IN TORQUAY

EVERY YEAR DAVE (OUR HOST) EXCELS EVEN MORE WITH NETHWAY HOTEL'S FAMOUS FIREWORK DISPLAY SET IN THE LARGE PRIVATE GARDENS OF THE HOTEL. THE CHEF WILL MAKE SURE YOUR CHRISTMAS FAYRE WILL BE EXCELLENT PLUS GREAT ENTERTAINMENT, GREAT AND INTERESTING DAYS OUT AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT BABBACOMBE THEATRE FOR THE CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR SHOW, ALSO PERHAPS A VISIT FOR A MAN DRESSED IN RED?

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£375


SUNDAY

18TH

NOVEMBER

3 DAYS


THURSFORD SPECTACULAR

THIS WILL BE OUR 8TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR TO THIS MOST WONDERFUL, FANTASTIC LIVE SHOW CONTAINING OVER 200 PERFORMERS INCLUDING DANCERS, MUSICIANS AND WEST END AND BROADWAY’S TOP ARTISTS.

WE WILL BE STAYING IN HIGH QUALITY EAST OF ENGLAND HOTEL ON A HALF BOARD BASIS ALL TRANSFERS AND TICKETS ARE INCLUDED, COME ENJOY THIS UNIQUE SPECTACULAR AND GET YOURSELF IN THE FESTIVE SPIRIT!

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£275

SUNDAY

16TH

DECEMBER

4 DAYS


ALL-INCLUSIVE EDINBURGH CHRISTMAS MARKET TURKEY AND TINSEL

ONE OF THE UNITED KINGDOM’S MOST WONDERFUL CHRISTMAS MARKETS. IN THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AND HISTORIC CITY OF EDINBURGH WITH VARIOUS STALLS AND STANDS FROM ALL OVER THE GLOBE, AN AMAZING SIGHT TO SEE AND WITNESS. OUR ACCOMMODATION IS THE WONDERFUL AND VERY CALEDONIAN WINNOCK HOTEL IN THE VILLAGE OF DRYMAN WHERE YOU WILL ENJOY AN ALL-INCLUSIVE TURKEY AND TINSEL HOLIDAY. ALL THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS JUST A FEW DAYS EARLY AND NO WASHING UP!

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£259

SUNDAY

23RD

DECEMBER

5 DAYS


CHRISTMAS IN NORTH WALES

PRICE FREEZE FROM 2017

WANT A WONDERFUL, TRADITIONAL AND MEMORABLE CHRISTMAS THEN JOIN US AT THE 4 SAINTS HOTEL ON THE SEAFRONT IN LLANDUDNO. YOUR FESTIVE FUN STARTS SOON AS YOU BOARD YOUR EXECUTIVE COACH WITH MINCE PIES, SHERRY AND CHOCOLATES TO ENJOY ON YOUR JOURNEY. TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS LUNCH, WONDERFUL GALA DINNER, FANTASTIC LIVE ENTERTAINMENT PLUS AN EXCURSION TO ANGLESEY. GREAT BOXING DAY SALES IN THE TOWN IN FACT ALL THE STOPS HAVE BEEN PULLED OUT TO MAKE THIS CHRISTMAS ONE TO REMEMBER AND FOR THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN GOOD MAYBE A VISIT FROM A YULETIDE VIP????

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£465



SUNDAY

30TH

DECEMBER

4 DAYS

NEW YEAR IN KENDAL

PRICE FREEZE FROM 2017

TRADITION DICTATES…. DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND WE RETURN FOR OUR NEW YEAR SPECTACULAR TOUR TO THE COUNTY HOTEL KENDAL. THE CAPITAL OF THE LAKE DISTRICT, GREAT FOOD, WONDERFUL HOGMANAY PARTY & CAROL’S INFAMOUS FANCY DRESS COMPETITION (NEW YEAR DAY NIGHT). SEE IN 2019 WITH A GALA PARTY AND ALL YOUR TRAVELLING FRIENDS. THIS TOUR IS ALWAYS VERY, VERY POPULAR!!!


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£339

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