Days out

DAYS OUT – All include coach travel.

THE STITCH FESTIVAL

(formerly Spring Knitting & Stitching)
The Business Design Centre

Sat February 29 £42
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This renamed London show is the ultimate day out for all textile craft lovers. Championing creativity with hundreds of workshops, demonstrations, fashion exhibitions, textile installations and some 200 exhibitors selling specialist craft supplies. Come stock up your yarn and craft supplies, includes admission and around 5.5 hours at the show.

HIGHGATE CEMETERY TOUR

+ 2 course lunch
Wed April 1 £54
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The West Cemetery is home to the most impressive architectural features – the Chapel, Colonnade, Egyptian Avenue, Circle of Lebanon, Terrace Catacombs and the mausoleum of Julius Beer, experience its unique atmosphere on your 70 minute guided tour before exploring the East cemetery at leisure. Many famous names, along with interesting and creative memorials can be found here including Karl Marx, Jeremy Beadle and Malcolm McLaren, Victorian Highgate is the resting place for 170,000 people in 53,000 graves. A fish n chip lunch with dessert and a hot drink completes the package. Please note reasonable mobility is required with sensible shoes particularly for the West Cemetery were paths are uneven, steep and involve two flights of stairs, the East Cemetery is on a gentle slope with predominantly tarmac paths. Rain will not abandon the visit.

GLOW AFTER DARK AT RHS WISLEY GARDENS

Sun December 8
Adults £44 | RHS Members £33
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Regardless of the weather or time of year the Wisley Glasshouse showcases the magnificent – the displays are a riot of colour and textures and 2019 is an Enchanted Botanical Christmas! Wrap up warm for your daylight guided winter walk through the world of plants and then prepare for the highlight – Glow – where evening takes on a different light. Fantastical flowers to light your way. Wander the enchanting trail to see spectacular light installations and a selection of illuminated iconic trees and don’t miss the spectacular view of the laboratory and Jellicoe Canal, it’s a must see spectacle. Price includes admission with Glow event and one hour guided tour.

IDEAL HOME SHOW CHRISTMAS

Ideal Home Show Christmas

Olympia, London

Thurs November 21 £25* LAST 3 PLACES
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Fri November 22 £25*
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Everything you need for the festive season from hand crafted gifts and hanging decorations to home decor and hampers. There’s some 600 exhibitors across four sections; Christmas Home, Christmas Gifts, Christmas Decorations and Christmas Pets. Plus there’s the Eat and Drink Christmas Festival taking place at the same time. With celebrity chefs and expert demonstrations you will be inspired and there’s thousands of gift, home and food ideas too plus live entertainment.

*Please note for this special price it is a condition of entry you complete the reverse of the admission ticket with your name and address which will be collected by the show organisers for marketing purposes.

CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

Chelsea Flower Show

Sat May 23 £99
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Includes £69 all-day admission ticket and around seven hours at the show.

THAMES CHRISTMAS PARTY LUNCH CRUISE (SELLING FAST)

Sunday December 1 £64
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Time to indulge and enjoy a little Christmas atmosphere on this three hour afternoon sailing with onboard entertainment festive style! You’re welcomed with a glass of sparkling wine, served a traditional 3 course Christmas turkey lunch before the vocalist, festive music and dancing begins. Christmas is always busy so take time out to have some fun, come with friends and family and enjoy a Christmas party Thames style. Price includes coaching & festive cruise with meal and entertainment. A licensed bar is available and dress code is festive! 18+ only.

CHRISTMAS AT KEW

Thurs/Fri/Sat/Sun
December 19
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December 20
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December 21
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Adult £49 | Child (4-16yrs) £47
Spend some shopping time in Knightsbridge before transferring to Kew Gardens for the amazing after dark illuminated lights and laser spectacular where the new trail, with over one million lights, includes some incredible showstoppers, all nestled in Kew’s own natural splendour, with the grand finale at the renowned Palm House. Includes peak entry ticket and 6pm admissions.

OLYMPIA SHOWJUMPING

Wed Dec 18 – Puissance £109
Evening programme: The Stakes, Kennel Club Dog Agility Final, Display, Shetland Pony Grand National, Display, Puissance, Christmas finale.
Includes £77 top price seat, gallery badge and pre show leisure time
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TUTANKHAMUN

Saatchi Gallery

Adults £61, Snr (55+) £59 Child (U12) £49
Sun Dec 22 (Phone to book) Last 3 places

Don’t miss TUTANKHAMUN: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh featuring over 150 stunning authentic tomb objects from the boy king’s tomb including 60 on display outside Egypt for the first time. This is an absolute must-see cultural event and final opportunity to experience the magic and mystery of Tutankhamun before his treasures return to Egypt forever.
Includes shopping time in Kings Road area and timed exhibition entry

For a full printable list of all our trips, please click here

Free Phone 0800 086 2221
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays
Emergency contact 0207 087 7919
Strictly for calls outside office hours (Ticket sales are not available on this number)

Please note: Management/Promoters reserve the right to substitute performers and unless a tour is cancelled due to insufficient response all monies paid are non-refundable and tours are non-transferable. See Group Ltd Terms and Conditions apply, available on request prior to booking or on line. If shopping time applies around 2-3 hours is allocated before the show. Strictly NO under 16's without written parental
consent. SSP = usual single seat/admission selling price excluding theatre levy or venue facility fee. Smoking, vaping, alcohol or illegal substances NOT permitted on coaches. No fees for credit/debit cards

PAYMENT: Phone to book or book on line at www.readertrips.co.uk and select “North”. No charge for Debit Cards and Credit Cards. Reader Trips is operated by See Group Ltd.

****NO FEES FOR DEBIT CARDS OR CREDIT CARDS **
Convenient local PICK UPS: * Clacton * Colchester * Witham *
Chelmsford * Brentwood