Days out

DAYS OUT – All include coach travel.

THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR & HOLT

Sun Nov 8 £78.50
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Wed Dec 23 £78.50
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There’s free time in Holt for refreshments (not included) before visiting this amazing extravaganza in Fakenham Norfolk where non-stop singing, dancing, music, humour and variety awaits. This fast moving celebration of the festive season features an electric mix of both seasonal and year round favourites with a cast of some 130 performers. Price includes coaching from Clacton or Colchester and a centre/deluxe seat ssp £50 for the 2pm show.

IDEAL HOME SHOW (Special Price)

Olympia

Fri April 3 £25
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Tues April 7 £25
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With a focus on sustainability and making the world a better place, this year’s show will focus on more green living than ever before with eco-friendly project inspiration, the latest innovations and trends plus top expert advice and ideas plus FREE entry to the Eat and Drink Festival. Book your place and discover the UK’s best loved home event. By joining forces with the show’s organisers you can enjoy this midweek visit inclusive of coach travel for an amazing price. Please note it is a condition of entry you complete the reverse of the admission ticket with your name and address for marketing purposes

THE ORCHID FESTIVAL

Kew Gardens
Wed March 4 £44
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Be transported to an entrancing paradise evoking some of the sights, smells and sounds of Indonesia in this immersive journey through different zones of the glasshouse where spectacularly beautiful orchid are displayed.
Includes return coach travel, timed admission to the Orchid Festival in the Princess of wales Conservatory and free time to explore the 132 hectares of landscaped gardens.

THE GREAT STINK

Monday May 11 £65
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In 1858 the long hot summer became the Great Stink as raw sewage from the growing city emptied into the Thames turning into an open sewer. Something had to be done and this led to one of the most remarkable feats of civil engineering ever seen. Visit Sir Joseph Bazalgette’s Cathedral of Sewage – The Crossness Treatment Works at Bexley – where the finest Victorian ornamental cast ironwork can be seen and discover how the Victorians disposed of the city’s raw sewage. Your day starts with guided city tour – part walking and part coach – revealing the story of “spending a penny”, then cruise from Westminster to maritime Greenwich . Bring a picnic to eat on board as you glide by the famous landmarks along the Thames. You then reboard the coach for your transfer to the amazing Grade I listed Crossness. This interesting and well planned day includes tea and biscuits, a guided tour, Thames cruise and visit to the amazing Crossness.

WIMBLEDON DAY TRIP

Wimbledon

Sat July 11 £96
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Sun July 12 £91
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Soak up the unique atmosphere of the world’s premier Grand Slam tennis championship. Be there wandering the grounds and enjoy all the action from your reserved seat on No 1 Court which now has a new retractable roof so play is guaranteed. Celebrity spot, enjoy strawberries doused in cream, take a Pimms or gather on the slopes of Henman Hill where the large TV screen projects all the action from Centre Court. Whichever day you choose this is your opportunity to lap up terrific tennis at this famous SW19 venue. Price includes full day at Wimbledon with a reserved seat on No1 court.

HARRY POTTER STUDIO TOUR

School Holidays
February 20
Adult £75, Child (4-15 yrs) £66
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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. Includes admission and 4.5 hrs at the venue.

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.

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.

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Opening Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays
Emergency contact 0207 087 7919
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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