Days out

DAYS OUT – All include coach travel.

IDEAL HOME SHOW CHRISTMAS

Ideal Home Show Christmas

Olympia, London

Thurs November 21 £25*
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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.

CUTTY SARK, THAMES CRUISE & AFTERNOON TEA

Sat October 26 £74
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Make a morning visit to the Cutty Sark, open again after a £50m restoration project, then enjoy a return cruise on the Thames from Greenwich to Embankment stopping at the nearby Amba Hotel in the Strand. Just a six minute walk from where your sightseeing vessel docks this 4 star hotel serves a delicious traditional afternoon tea. Book now and enjoy an included sailing, Cutty Sark admission and afternoon tea!

TOWER OF LONDON, TOWER BRIDGE & AFTERNOON TEA

Sat October 19 £77
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Two famous landmarks to visit on this tour and they’re just a short walking distance apart. View the Crown Jewels and discover 1,000 years of history at the iconic castle and World Heritage Site. Stories behind the engineering, the people, the architecture, the Victorian engine room and the city that built Tower Bridge await and from the high level walkway see London life through the glass floor if you dare! Traditional afternoon tea is served at the 4* Guoman Tower Hill before departing for home around 5.15pm

THAMES CHRISTMAS PARTY LUNCH CRUISE

Sunday December 1 £64
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Sunday December 8 £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.

SANTA SAILING & THE SHARD

Adults £67.50
Child £ 33 (2-3yr) £55 (4-15)

Sat December 7
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Sat December 14
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Meet Santa on the river Thames as he’s swapped his sleigh for a boat! Fun for everyone as Santa’s going on the river – yo ho, ho – and you can go with him! Children will enjoy Santa fun and a present along with a soft drink and a cookie as you glide along the Thames. Adults can console themselves for growing up with a glass of mulled wine (or hot drink) and a mince pie. While the wonderment continues we’ll transfer you to the iconic Shard for perhaps a little sleigh searching along the skyline – Santa has to leave the boat some time and from the highest building in London you might just spot him. Includes one hour circular sailing, gift from Santa for each child and infant, refreshment as stated and Shard admission.

HIDDEN LONDON & REGENTS CANAL

Includes Fish n Chip supper
Sun September 29 Adult £67, Senior £66
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A great day out with a gentle walking tour and relaxing canal cruise through Regents Park. Discover the maze of narrow streets and bygone alleyways, homes of the famous and stately Charterhouse There’s time for lunch (not included) before boarding your 50 minute canal journey from Little Venice to Camden Lock and an included fish and chip supper quells the appetite before heading for home at 6.30pm. Includes coaching, narrated guided walk, fish n chips and canal cruise.

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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December 22
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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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Sat Dec 21 – FEI Driving World Cup TM £105
Evening programme: The FEI Driving World Cup TM , Kennel Club Agility Finals, Display, Shetland Pony Grand National, Display, The Christmas Tree Stakes, Christmas finale.
Includes £73 top price seat, gallery badge and pre show leisure time.
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PORTSMOUTH FESTIVAL OF CHRISTMAS

at the Historic Dockyard
Sun December 1
Adults £54.50 Senior 60+ £52.50 Child £51.50
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Visit the stunning attractions at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and celebrate Christmas as you travel back in time to a bygone era, where snowy streets welcome you to a world of festive cheer as you enjoy one of the south’s finest Christmas festivals. Discover the biggest Christmas market on the South Coast or take the short walk to Gunwharf Quays, for an irresistible mix of designer outlet shops and outstanding restaurants. Price includes coaching and admission to the Festival of Christmas and some of the attractions of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard including The Mary Rose Museum, HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860 Child is 5-15yrs

TUTANKHAMUN

Saatchi Gallery

Peak dates Adults £61, Snr (55+) £59 Child (U12) £49
Sun Dec 22 (Phone to book)

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

COLUMBIA ROAD + LONDON MARKETS

Sunday November 17 £25
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Experience the true atmosphere of bustling East End stalls with a trip to Columbia Road flower market followed by an afternoon visit to the popular Spitalfields and Petticoat Lane Markets. Price includes coaching and transfers.

PORTOBELLO ROAD MARKET

Sat November 16 £25
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Portobello Road Market is a London institution, it’s crammed with antique dealers, vintage fashion stalls and retro memorabilia. There’s new fashions, foods, accessories, and more than a mile of stalls and surrounding specialist shops and galleries to explore. Price includes return coaching and approx 6 hours shopping time.

CAMDEN LOCK MARKETS

October 19 £25
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Spend around 5.5hours exploring the different market areas of Camden, from the original craft market to the alternative fashion scene of Camden Stables they are all waiting to be discovered and when you’re all shopped out why not take a relaxing walk along the canal towpath – it’s shopping with scenery!

HARRY POTTER STUDIO TOUR

Wed December 18
Adult £70, Child (4-15 yrs) £62
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This Hertfordshire attraction now includes the Gringotts Wizarding Bank famously run by goblins and you’re invited to enter the depths of the Lestrange Vault. Walk at leisure around his outstanding visitor attraction which showcases all eight Harry Potter films. Defy Professor Dumbledore’s orders and step deep into the grounds of the Forbidden Forest and come face to face with Aragog and an abundance of other creatures. View the original Hogwarts Express steam engine and a recreation of Platform 9 3/4 offers a glimpse into how some of the film’s most iconic scenes were created and on this winter visit enjoy Hogwarts in the snow. Includes admission and 4.5 hrs at the venue.

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Opening Hours
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Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays
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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.

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Convenient local PICK UPS: * Clacton * Colchester * Witham *
Chelmsford * Brentwood