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DAY EXCURSIONS 2020

 

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Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have had to make the difficult decison to postpone all trips up to and including Tuesday 30th June 2020. We are constantly reviewing the latest advice from the UK Government and will make a decision on planned trips after this date in due course. Please see our news page for further information.

 

Chester / Chester Zoo

Thursday 30th July

Enjoy a day in Chester or at Chester Zoo, your choice of two fabulous destination! Visit the beautiful city of Chester, well known for its extensive Roman walls made of local red sandstone. One of Chester’s most unique features is the two-tiered rows, giving you a unique shopping experience, rain or shine! Chester Cathedral was founded as a Benedictine monastery over 900 years ago and attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors per year. The UK’s most visited Zoo with over 15,000 animals & 500 different species – this really is a trip not to be missed! You’ll be able to see so many animals at Chester Zoo, including, elephants, monkeys, lions, crocodiles, turtles, penguins, owls and much more! An exciting day for everyone to enjoy!

 

Chester: Adult £26.00 Child £24.00

Chester Zoo: Adult £46.00 Child £43.00

 

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Wednesday 5th August

Visit the UKs No.1 walkthrough Wildlife Adventure Park with us! There is a full programme of ranger talks and feeding times, indoor and outdoor play areas, cafés, shops in the new Safari Village and walkthrough safari animal areas! Lion Country, Land of the Tiger, Leopard Heights and the Polar Bears are just some of the attractions at this brilliant park.

 

Adult £34.00 Child £29.00

 

Severn Valley Railway

Friday 14th August

Set in the beautiful English countryside, The Severn Valley Railway is a 16 mile long heritage railway near Birmingham, running regular steam trains and heritage diesel trains. Start at Kidderminster Station built in the mid 1980’s which retains the character of the original Ross-On-Wye Station built by the Great Western Railway. Take a look in the Railway Museums to see the exhibitions, and visit fascinating places along the route, including The Engine House, with its collection of historic engines and carriages! The Severn Valley Railway will charm and thrill everyone, both young and old.

 

Adult £39.00 Child £37.00

 

Holiday at Home

Monday 17th - Friday 21st August

A full week worth of excursions - enjoy a holiday without all the packing (& the dreaded pile of washing on your return!)

MONDAY – BAKEWELL MARKET AND MASSON MILL We will visit the beautiful Peak District town of Bakewell which has had a market since 1330. The town’s Livestock and Stall Markets continue to attract visitors, as well as providing an essential service to the local community. The Monday market in the centre of the town boasts around 100 stalls. Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mill is a water-powered cotton spinning mill situated on the west bank of the River Derwent in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire in England. This mill was built in 1783. It forms part of the Derwent Valley Mills, a World Heritage Site.

TUESDAY – YORK A place of extraordinary cultural and historical wealth, this beautifully preserved medieval city is a must-visit! York – then called Jorvik was once the capital of a Viking territory – you can head back in time to learn more and experience the sights, sounds and smells of the time at the emersive Jorvik Viking Centre. You could even visit York Minster, one of the largest cathedrals in Northern Europe. Like stepping back into the middle ages the traditional shop fronts of The Shambles makes it one the UK’s most historic and picturesque places to shop.

WEDNESDAY – SPRINGFIELD’S AND BOSTON BELLE Today we visit the wonderful Springfields Shopping Outlet in Spalding with over 50 big name retail brands offering huge discounts! Also visiting the Boston Belle for the Wednesday Market Day River Cruise. The cruise will depart from Sluice Bridge and is a leisurely cruise to Langrick Bridge and back.

THURSDAY – STRATFORD UPON AVON The birthplace of William Shakespeare, steeped in culture and history. Set in the beautiful rural Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the river Avon, it is one of the most important tourist destinations in the UK.

FRIDAY – HUNSTANTON AND NORFOLK LAVENDER The elegant seaside resort of Hunstanton is renowned for its unique striped cliffs and magnificent sunsets, made special by its position as the only west-facing resort on the East coast. Enjoy fish & chips and a cooling ice cream! On the way back from Hunstanton to end our marvellous week we will stop off at Norfolk Lavender. Enjoy the world famous Lavender Fields and the intriguing Lavender Oil Distillery, National Lavender Collection and Herb Garden.

 

Adult £109.00 Child £99.00

 

Twinlakes Park or Melton Mowbray

Tuesday 25th August

Visit either Twinlakes Park or Melton Mowbray… you choose, we’ll do the driving! TWINLAKES THEME PARK at Melton Mowbray has endless adventures of family fun packed with variety, adventure and fun for every member of your family. Attractions at present include: Buccaneers Island Zone, Labyrinth Venture Zone, Red Rooster Zoo Farm and much more! £26.50 Adult (15+), £26.50 Child (108cm +), £19.00 Toddler (95cm – 108cm), £10.00 (under 95cm) MELTON MOWBRAY – well known for its world famous Pork Pies & Stilton Cheese! It is bustling with activity on Tuesdays, when both street and cattle markets are held. Everything from clothing and household goods to fresh produce can be purchased.

 

£14.00 Adult, £12.00 Child

 

Sheringham and Cromer

Monday 31st August

Firstly visiting the Jewel of the North Norfolk Coast with its many small shops to explore and the beautiful murals on the sea walls to spot whilst you walk along the front. You can also enjoy some fish & chips! Your trip then moves on to Cromer with its Pier and two museums, wide open beaches and shops. You can also enjoy some famous Cromer Crab!

 

Adult £20.00 Child £18.00

 

Skipton Canal Cruise

Tuesday 1st September

Visit Skipton “The Gateway to the Dales” a wonderful historic market town situated in North Yorkshire right in the heart of beautiful scenery. We take a 3 hour cruise along the Leeds & Liverpool canal with afternoon tea - enjoying sandwiches, scones, and cakes, as well as hot beverages served on board. Sit back and enjoy the beautiful scenery from your window before we enjoy some free time in Skipton afterwards.

 

Adult £40.00

 

Scarborough

Sunday 13th September

A day out at a British seaside resort – Scarborough has a large sandy beach, long level promenade and plenty of places from which to choose ice cream and fish & chips. Scarborough Castle dominates the coastal skyline, and backing onto the beach there are lots of options for eating out and traditional seaside entertainments Relax and enjoy the fresh sea air whilst hopefully soaking up some sunshine.

 

Adult £22.00 Child £20.00

 

London

Saturday 19th September

This excursion to our Capital City allows nine hours free time in London. Visit the many museums and tourist attractions, take in a matinee show or simply shop till you drop, the choice is endless! The drop off and pick up point in London will be Marble Arch area.

 

£25.00 Adult, £23.00 Child

 

Strictly Ballroom the Musical

Tuesday 29th September

Bringing together a cast of over 20 world class performers, Strictly Ballroom the Musical follows arrogant, rebellious young ballroom dancer, Scott Hastings. When his radical and daring dance style see him fall out of favour with Australian Federation, he must dance with beginner, Fran. Together they find the courage to defy tradition and discover that to win, your steps don’t need to be strictly ballroom! Featuring break-into-song numbers such as Love is in the Air, Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps and Time After Time, as well as several wonderful new songs by internationally acclaimed artists including Sia, David Foster and Eddie Perfect. This spectacle is sure to make for an unforgettable evening under the glitter ball that will send your heart soaring and toes tapping!

Tickets are for the stall area seating for the 7.30pm performance at Nottingham Theatre Royal.

 

Adult £58.50 Child £56.50

 

Drayton Manor Park

Monday 26th October

Visit Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire, the family fun day out and home to Thomas Land! Whether you’re after a fun filled family ride or seeking adrenaline pumping fun Drayton Manor Theme Park is home to a variety of exciting attractions! In addition to the rides there is also a 15-acre zoo with lots of animals from Snakes to Tigers!

 

£45.00 4+, £28.00 2-3 years

 

Monday 28th October

The Deep or Hull

Visit either The Deep or Hull, you choose, we’ll do the driving! HULL Visit Hull, the UK City of Culture 2017 - Whether you’re after exciting history or eclectic shopping, Hull has everything you’re looking for. From high street giants to small independent shops, Hull has all you would expect from your shopping experience and more. THE DEEP The Deep tells the amazing story of the world’s oceans through stunning marine life, interactives and audio-visual presentations making it a fun-filled family day out for all ages. See sharks, rays, turtles, penguins and more at this fantastic aquarium. This award-winning attraction is home to 3,500 fish including magnificent sharks and rays.

 

Hull – £15.00 Adult, £12.00 Child

The Deep – £27.00 Adult, £25.00 Child

 

York

Sunday 14th November

Join our annual visit to York – ever popular for the start of Christmas shopping. Enjoy high street names and independent shops with a mix of designer labels. If you’d prefer you can visit museums, York minster, Jorvik Viking Centre and many more attractions!

 

Adult £20.00 Child £18.00

 

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth has been handed down 16 generations of the Cavendish family and is always a popular place to interest all of our customers. Visit the beautiful House decorated for Christmas with its famous displays on the lower floors of the House in a theme soon to be announced for 2020. The House has a nearby farm shop with quality produce from the estate, on our way back to Lincolnshire we will call in for you to stock up on essential food supplies!

 

Adult £36.00 Child £33.00

 

Birmingham Christmas Market

Sunday 28th November

Get into the festive spirit and join us for the Birmingham Christmas market! This annual attraction appears in Victoria Square and New Street every year, with dozens of stalls selling food, drink, gifts, decorations and other seasonal items. The market is known as Frankfurt Christmas Market and brings traditional German festivities to the city.

 

Adult £20.00 Child £18.00

 

Meadowhall Shopping Centre

Saturday 12th December

Meadowhall offers something for everyone! Shop the latest high street and designer fashions and let the 280 stores inspire your Christmas gift ideas! You’ll be spoilt for choice for a place to eat & drink to refuel before more shopping commences!

 

Adult £16.00 Child £14.00

 

Robin Hood Pantomime

Monday 21st December

Join the most heroic outlaw of them all as the arrowshooting hero Robin Hood strives to win the hand of the beautiful Maid Marion while he and his trusty band of Merry Men outwit the evil Sheriff of Nottingham. It’s a show packed full of comedy, action, adventure, and plenty of glitz and glamour. Age Recommendation: 3+. Tickets are for the stall area seating for the 14.30pm performance at Nottingham Theatre Royal.

 

£58.00 per person

 

Thursford Christmas Spectacular

Date to be confirmed. Please call: 01529 303333 or email: office@sleafordian.co.uk to register your interest!

Set in magical surroundings with a cast of 130 professional singers, dancers and musicians. The 3 hour performance is said to deliver an extravaganza of non-stop singing, dancing, music, humour and variety. It’s a fast moving celebration of the festive season featuring a mix of both seasonal and yearround favourites, with famous and much-loved chart toppers being sung alongside traditional carols.

 

Adult TBC Child TBC

 

 

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with that your money is kept safe and secure in a client trust account in

accordance with the Package Travel Regulations 1993.

 

Booking with Sleafordian Coaches will ensure that that is always the case.

 

Special Requirements

 

Should you have any special requirements for example: dietary, mobility etc. we would be happy to discuss these with you and make arrangements for you.

 

Deposits

 

For tours we require a £50.00 deposit per person on booking. Balances are due eight weeks before the departure date.

On day excursions for which tickets are required (e.g. Strictly Come Dancing) we require a deposit on booking - for further details please contact our office on 01529 303333 / 414242

 

Payments

We accept debit / credit cards either over the phone, at our offices on Pride Parkway, Sleaford or online  (slight charge applies to credit card payments, no charge for debit cards or online transactions)

 

We are able to take cheques made payable to: Sleafordian Coaches

 

Payments can also be made by BACs, for online banking details please call 01529 303333/414242

Sleafordian Coaches

Pride Parkway

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Sleaford

Lincolnshire

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