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From Burton, South Derbyshire and East Staffordshire
also including ‘Quick Trips’ 
with one pick up, one drop off and one bargain price!

The tours marked have sufficient bookings to ensure they will not be cancelled for low numbers!

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Local pick up points in Burton and South Derbyshire
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Day Excursions from Burton upon Trent, East Staffordshire and South Derbyshire

Day

Code

Depart Burton

Return Burton

Destination

Adult Fare

Senior Fare

BURTON BRIDGE CLOSURE: The Burton Bridge (Old Bridge) will close in one direction for 2½ months from Monday 18th June.  This will of course have an impact on our pick up routes and timings. We may have to change pick up times and locations to cope with diversions and delays - please check your tickets before you travel. We will do our best to run to time when picking up but please be patient if we are delayed by the traffic.

Tuesday 17th July

N

0830

1930

SOUTHPORT. Shops, Gardens, Pier and Pleasure Park.

£20.80

£18.80

Thursday 19th July

N

0810

2030

LLANDUDNO - beside the seaside in North Wales. 

FULLY BOOKED

FULLY BOOKED

Friday 20th July

 

Q

1030

1645

MOSELEY OLD HALL (NT). An atmospheric

Elizabethan farmhouse that saved a King! See the bed on which the King slept and the priest hole in which he hid, and what life was like in the 17th-century. Graceful gardens, orchard and knot garden. Tea room on site.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17.65 

NT Members £10

EXTRA!

 

Saturday 21st July

Q

0830

1930

MALTON: market day in one of Britain’s most renowned foodie destinations with traditional food shops, artisan producers, restaurants market.  Afternoon visit to

YORKSHIRE LAVENDER, with gardens, sculptures, gift shop, tea rooms - and great views! (Admission included).

QUICK TRIP

All seats £21 

EXTRA!

 

Tuesday 24th July

N

1000

1700

TRENTHAM Outlet Village and Garden Centre.

£13.30

£11.80

Friday 27th July

N

0900

1900

LLANGOLLEN Canal Boat in the Sky. Two hour trip on the canal boat carries you through the beautiful Vale of Llangollen and across the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, 126 ft. above the River Dee. Free time in Llangollen.                                  

FULLY BOOKED

NEW DATE 14TH SEPT

Sunday 29th July

NE

0810

2100

NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS & WHITBY.  Over the moors through ‘Heartbeat Country’ and down to the seaside at Whitby harbour.

FULLY BOOKED

FULLY BOOKED

Mon. 30th July

N

0930

1700

BAKEWELL. Visit Derbyshire’s most famous market plus an afternoon visit to CARSINGTON WATER.

FULLY BOOKED

FULLY BOOKED

Thursday 2nd August

S

1000

1730

ROYAL LEAMINGTON SPA Senior’s Special: known for its Regency architecture and broad boulevards. Enjoy shopping at the Royal Priors Centre or a stroll in Jepson Gardens. The Royal Pump Rooms are now the Art Gallery and Museum.

SENIOR SPECIAL—SENIOR FARE ONLY £13 !

£16.80

£13.00

Friday 3rd

August

#

0950

1800

BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM An award winning open air living museum that tells the story of the world's first industrial landscape with buildings, vehicles, shops, houses and more.

 

# - from Stretton Church, Burton New Street & Branston Church Only

NOW BOOKING FOR COACH TWO!

Adult £26.30

Senior £22.80

Child £20.00

Includes admission

Monday 6th August

Q

0800

2030

WESTON SUPER MARE. A great seaside resort with a broad flat sandy beach and all the traditional seaside attractions, including the Grand Pier & the famous donkeys!              

QUICK TRIP

All seats £22        

Wednesday 8th August

U

0915

1800

MARKET DRAYTON, the home of English Gingerbread, on Market Day: Stalls run the length of Cheshire Street selling all sorts of goodies from cheese to cake; beer to bangers! Afternoon visit to BRIDGEMERE GARDEN WORLD.

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £27!

FULLY BOOKED

FULLY BOOKED

Thursday 9th August

 

N

0915

2030

GAWTHORPE HALL. (NT). An Elizabethan gem in the heart of industrial Lancashire, affectionately referred to as the ‘Downton of the North’. The modest Hall houses the North West’s largest collection of portraits on loan from the National Portrait Gallery as well as The Gawthorpe Textiles Collection, a wonderful collection of intricate lace, embroidery and needlework.

Adults £26.80

NT Members £20.80

Seniors £22.80

NT Members £18.80  

Friday 10th August

 

#

0850

1850

SHREWSBURY FLOWER SHOW. Great for gardeners but also entertainment each day, military bands, choirs, show jumping, craft displays, trade stands and food hall.

# - from Stretton Church, Burton New Street & Branston Church Only

ALMOST FULLY BOOKED

 

Adult: £39.30

Senior: £35.50

Child: £16.00    

Friday 10th August

N

0915

1730

STAFFORDSHIRE SPECIAL: visiting ‘PUGIN’S GEM’, one of the most stunning churches you will ever see - St Giles Church at CHEADLE. Two course lunch in a

Pullman railway carriage at the SPOTGATE INN.

Afternoon drive via the Trent Valley & Cannock Chase.     

 

Menu choice at time of booking please: Mains: Braised Beef or Battered Cod; Sweet: Apple Pie or Ice Cream.

All seats £24.00

Saturday 11th August

 

N

0815

2000

SKIPTON - gateway to the Yorkshire Dales and charming market town, with famous castle, romantic ruined priory and historic cobbled High Street. An afternoon train ride on the EMBSAY & BOLTON ABBEY STEAM RAILWAY is included.

£31.30

£28.80

Sunday 12th

August

NE

0830

2000

CLEETHORPES. Four miles of clean golden sands, with award winning parks & gardens. Plus boating lake, zoo, pier, amusements & steam railway along the seafront.

£21.80

£19.30

Monday 13th

August

U

0930

1900

WOODSTOCK and WITNEY. SENIORS SPECIAL. A scenic drive via the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, with short visits to these two historic towns, and calling at Yarnton Nurseries Garden Centre and Shopping Village at lunchtime.

SENIOR SPECIAL—SENIOR FARE ONLY £16 !

£19.30

£17.30

Tuesday 14th August

Q

0800

2100

SNOWDON.  A journey to the summit of the Highest mountain in England and Wales on the Snowdon Mountain Railway. Price includes train fare (diesel train) for the 2½ hour round trip to the summit and back.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £49   

Sunday 19th

August

N

0830

2000

HARROGATE. Yorkshire Spa Town of Elegance & Style, with Spa baths; lovely parks & gardens; antique, designer & high street shops; plus the famous Betty’s Tea Rooms.       

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy one get one half price !                     

£21.80

£19.30

Tuesday 21st

August

U

0830

2030

SKEGNESS - Seniors’ Special. Its ‘so bracing’ at the Jolly Fisherman’s favourite seaside resort!

£21.80

£19.30

Wednesday 22nd August

N

0830

1930

LIVERPOOL. Visit the Liverpool One shopping centre, The Beatles Story, Tate Gallery, Museum of Liverpool or take a ferry ‘cross the Mersey.

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £32 !

£20.30

£18.30

Thursday 23rd

August

NE

0800

2100

SCARBOROUGH. ‘Queen of the Yorkshire Coast’ - two sweeping bays, safe beaches & attractions for all the family.

£22.80

£20.30

Saturday 25th

August

Q

0830

1900

OXFORD City Centre - time to explore the historic colleges, churches, and town and gown locations made famous by ‘Morse’ and ‘Lewis’; Great shopping too!

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17   

Bank Holiday

Sunday 26th

August

NE

0830

2030

BRIDLINGTON. A great day out to this Yorkshire coastal town; enjoy its peaceful promenades, sandy beach and historic harbour.                       

£22.30

£19.80

Bank Holiday

Monday 27th

August

NE

0830

1930

YORK. Historic city featuring the Minster, Castle, Yorvik Centre & the Shambles, all surrounded by old city walls. Plus river trips and the National Railway Museum.

£20.80

£18.80

Tuesday 28th

August

N

0800

2030

LLANDUDNO - Llandudno's immaculate seafront, gracefully framed by two headlands, is a seaside classic. With a pier, the Great Orme, its tramway & cable cars.

£22.80

£20.30

Friday 31st August

Q

0915

1830

STAMFORD on market day & SPRINGFIELDS outlet shopping centre at Spalding.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17    

Saturday 1st

September

 

 

N

1030

1730

SHUGBOROUGH ESTATE (NT) Rare survival of a complete estate, with all major buildings including mansion house, servants' quarters, working farm and walled garden. After visiting the Georgian Mansion House, explore sweeping parkland and ancient woodland, then discover the Park Farm. Tea Room and Gift Shop.

Adults £23.25

NT Members £10.90

Seniors £22.25

NT Members £9.90    

Sunday 2nd Sept.

N

0830

1930

SOUTHPORT.  Shops, Gardens, Pier and Pleasure Park.

£20.80

£18.80

Wednesday 5th September

NE

0810

2100

NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS & WHITBY.  Over the moors through ‘Heartbeat Country’ and down to the seaside at Whitby harbour.

£24.80

£22.30

Thursday 6th

September

 

S

0820

2030

OXBURGH HALL. A romantic 15th-century moated manor house in Norfolk, with chapel, walled garden and French parterre, surrounded by parkland & woodland. Tea room and gift shop.

Adults £32.50

NT Members £22.30

Seniors £30.00

NT Members £19.80      

Thursday 13th September

N

0830

2100

MID WALES DRIVE to BARMOUTH. Great scenery as we drive through Central Wales and down to the seaside for an afternoon visit to Barmouth.

£22.80

£20.30

Friday 14th

September

 

 

N

0900

1900

LLANGOLLEN Canal Boat in the Sky. Two hour trip on the canal boat carries you through the beautiful Vale of Llangollen and across the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, 126 ft. above the River Dee. Free time in Llangollen.                                  

£31.30

Includes boat trip.

£29.30

Includes boat trip.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pick Up Points and Payments

Departure and return times:  ‘Depart Burton’ times shown in this leaflet are the scheduled departure time from Burton New Street; Your exact pick up and time and place will be confirmed on your travel ticket.  ‘Return Burton’ is the estimated time of arrival back in Burton Town Centre – this time cannot be guaranteed.

 

Route Codes N, S and W will pick up at:  Rolleston Spread Eagle, Walford Road, Clay Mills, Stretton Church, Beam Hill, Horninglow Church, Horninglow Navigation, Burton Town Hall/Kwik Save, Branston Church, Branston Arms, Burton New Street, Stapenhill Glebe/New Bridge, Stapenhill Tesco/Bluestone Lane, Stanton (Premier Foodstore), Newhall Old Post, Newhall Four Lane Ends, Swadlincote Bus Station, Hillcrest (Wheel Inn), Midway (Midway Inn) and Woodville.

 

Route Code S will also pick up at Hatton Station Road, Tutbury Dog & Partridge and Ashby de la Zouch (Market Street).

Route Code N will also pick up at Hatton Station Road, Tutbury High Street, Winshill Church and Bretby Lane End.

Route Code NE will also pick up at Hatton Station Road, Tutbury High Street & Hilton (Old Talbot)

Route Code Q is a Swiftsure 'Quick Trip' which picks up/sets down at Burton New Street only.

 

Route Code U will pick up at: Uttoxeter, New Road, Uttoxeter, Cheadle Road, Uttoxeter Bus Station, Uttoxeter, Tesco, Hatton, Station Road, Tutbury, High Street, Rolleston Spread Eagle, Walford Road, Clay Mills, Stretton Church, Beam Hill, Castle Park, Horninglow Church, Horninglow Navigation, Town Hall/Derby Street, Burton New Street, Stapenhill Glebe/New Br, Stapenhill Tesco Express, Stanton Rd. Premier Shop, Newhall Old Post, Newhall Four Lane Ends, Swadlincote Bus Station.

 

Payment by telephone: Ring 01283 512974.  We accept all major credit/debit cards or you can post us a cheque. 

NO EXTRA CHARGE FOR CREDIT CARD BOOKINGS!

 

Payment in person: Call into our travel office on Stanton Road or visit our local ticket agents:

· Stretton Post Office. 

· Tourist Information Centre at Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, Swadlincote

· Newhall Post Office

Please note that Hatton Sandwich Bar  & Starbucks Newsagents, Rolleston, are no longer booking agents for our trips.

 

Senior Fare is a discounted fare for all persons over 60 years of age. 

Child Fares are the same as OAP fares (unless stated otherwise) and are for children aged 4 to 15 inclusive, only when accompanied by a responsible adult.  Children aged 3 and under travel free but will not be allocated a seat.

 

Cancellations & Refunds:  If you wish to cancel your booking please let us know as soon as possible.  All refunds will be less a 20% cancellation charge.  Refunds made less than 5 days before departure will be by credit only and subject to a 20% cancellation charge. 

No refund will be made for cancellations made less than 48 hours before the departure time/date. 

No refunds can be made on any theatre, concert or show tickets, or meals or admission fees which may have been bought and paid for in advance.