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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

Sunday 10th September

N

0830

1930

SOUTHPORT.  Shops, Gardens, Pier and Pleasure Park - Southport’s got the lot!

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: This coach will not pick up at Stanton Village Hall, Premier Shop (Black Horse); Tesco (Copper Hearth); or Stapenhill New Bridge.

 

FULLY BOOKED

Monday 11th September

NE

0930

1800

CHESTERFIELD (on Market Day) and an afternoon Peak District Drive.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: This coach will not pick up at Stanton Village Hall, Premier Shop (Black Horse); or Tesco (Copper Hearth);

Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£13.80

£12.30

Thursday 14th September

W

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.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: This coach will not pick up at Premier Shop (Black Horse); Tesco (Copper Hearth); Stapenhill New Bridge; Burton New Street.

 

£22.80

 

LAST

FEW SEATS!

£20.30

 

LAST

FEW SEATS!

Tuesday 19th September

B

0830

1900

SENIOR’S SPECIAL: A COTSWOLDS DAY OUT.

MORETON IN MARSH on Market Day, then onto pretty BOURTON ON THE WATER for the afternoon.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code B. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

 

FULLY BOOKED

Friday 22nd

September

 

 

A

0830

1930

BENINGBROUGH HALL, GALLERY & GARDENS.  Glorious gardens surround this 18th century, Italian-style, baroque mansion with National Portrait Gallery paintings. Plus formal gardens with sweeping lawns, wildlife areas and restored working walled garden. Restaurant, shop and plant centre.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

Adults £30.60

NT Members £20.80

Seniors £28.60

NT Members £18.80  

Wednesday 27th September

A

0930

1700

LEEK (on Market Day), then an afternoon Staffordshire Moorlands tour, calling at FAIRWAYS GARDEN CENTRE.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£13.80

£12.30

Wednesday 4th October

Q

0930

1715

LEICESTER for shopping at the markets or Highcross shopping centre, or visit the Cathedral and/or

The King Richard III Visitor Centre. (Admissions extra).

QUICK TRIP

All seats £10   

Friday 6th

October

B

0930

1830

STRATFORD UPON AVON shopping and/or sightseeing in Shakespeare’s home town.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code B. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

   

£15.80

£14.30

Sunday 8th October

S

0830

2030

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

£21.30

£19.30

Tuesday 10th October

A

0930

1900

BUXTON (on Market Day) and HIGH PEAK TOUR via Snake Pass, Ladybower & Castleton. 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£15.80

£14.30

Monday 16th October

U

0945

1700

SOLIHULL: TOUCHWOOD. Super indoor Shopping Centre, with more than 80 shops, including John Lewis.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code U. (See Below).

This coach will pick up from Hatton and usual pick up points through to Branston (starting from Uttoxeter).  Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£13.80

£12.30

Wednesday 18th October

 

 

B

0930

1930

BATSFORD ARBORETUM, Autumnal Cotswold Colours Batsford is one of the largest private tree collections in the country; wander along 56 acres of wild gardens, paths and streams, enjoy stunning views and discover the beautiful oriental-influenced statues hidden in glades around the grounds. Café; Gift and garden shops.

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code B. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£24.80

Including admission

£22.60

Including admission

Saturday 21st October

Q

0830

1930

BURY MARKET - probably Britain’s best market! From brooms to black puddings, you’ll find it here. 

EAST LANCASHIRE RAILWAY for heritage steam & diesel trains from Bury to Rawtenstall. Train fares extra.                                    

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17    

Friday 27th

October

 

 

U

0900

1815

LUNCH CRUISE ON THE JUDITH MARY CANAL BOAT.  Peak Forest Canal cruise including a festive lunch.

(Hot turkey sandwiches, served with stuffing, cranberry, roast potatoes, Pigs in blankets and gravy, followed by Mince Pies with fresh cream and tea/coffee.

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code U. (See Below).

This coach will pick up from Branston and usual pick up points through to Hatton, plus Uttoxeter. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

         

All seats

£33

including lunch

and cruise

 

Last few seats!

Monday 30th October

A

0930

1700

BAKEWELL (on Market Day) plus a short afternoon visit to MASSON MILL for mill shop shopping or a cup of tea!

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£13.80

£12.30

Tuesday 31st October

A

0830

2000

SUMMER WINE & BRONTE COUNTRY TOUR. Scenic Tour calling at Holmfirth (where ‘Last of the Summer Wine’ is filmed) & Haworth (home to the Bronte's & ‘The Railway Children’).

 

SPECIAL OFFER — BUY ONE, GET ONE HALF PRICE!

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£19.80

£17.80

Wednesday 1st November

Q    

0900       

1900            

CHESTER for City Centre shopping & cathedral; or

CHESHIRE OAKS Designer Outlet Shopping Centre.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17           

Friday 3rd

November

B

0900 

1830 

‘CRAFTS FOR CHRISTMAS’, ‘ART MATERIALS LIVE’, ‘STITCHING, SEWING & HOBBY CRAFTS’ and ‘CAKE INTERNATIONAL’ at the NEC Birmingham. 

Admission to all four shows included.

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code B. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£26.80

Includes admissions

£24.30

Includes admissions

Tuesday 7th November

Q

0830

1900

LEEDS. The ‘Knightsbridge of the North’, home to fashion emporium Harvey Nichols. Leeds has five miles of shopping streets, including five indoor  shopping centres, ornate shopping arcades & markets.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17      

Thursday 9th November

A

0930

1700

SENIOR’S SPECIAL: TRENTHAM - Christmas Shopping at the Outlet Village and Garden Centre. 

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£13.30

 

LAST

FEW SEATS!

Senior fare reduced to

£10.00

 

LAST

FEW SEATS!

Wednesday 15th November

B

1000

1745

BADDESLEY CLINTON. National Trust.  Discover a secluded, intimate estate set in the heart of the Forest of Arden, the home of the Ferrers family for 500 years and a sanctuary for persecuted Catholics who were hidden from priest hunters in its secret hiding places. Gardens, Restaurant & Gift Shop.

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code B. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

 

Adults £23.40

NT Members £13.80

Seniors £21.90

NT Members £12.30     

Thursday 16th November

Q

0930

1830

GLOUCESTER QUAYS VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS MARKET 150 stalls selling handmade gifts and the best food & drink the region has to offer, plus music and entertainment, plus Designer Outlet Shopping!

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17      

Wednesday 22nd November

B

0930

1630

NUNEATON (on Market day) with an afternoon visit to DOBBIES GARDEN CENTRE at Atherstone

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code B. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter opposite Frankie & Benny’s.

 

£12.80

£11.30

NEW!
Sunday 26th November

N

0930

1700

BAKEWELL CHRISTMAS MARKET. 80 stalls of seasonal food, wine, gifts and crafts, plus entertainment. Many local Peak District products on sale.

£13.80

£12.30

Tuesday 28th November

A

1000

1600

EAST MIDLANDS DESIGNER OUTLET. Discount outlet centre for designer and high street fashion.  With a stop on the way at DENBY POTTERY VISITOR CENTRE.

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE: New Route Code A. (See Below).

This coach will not pick up at Winshill, Stapenhill or Branston. Burton Town Centre pick up will be on Guild Street, Bus Shelter outside Frankie & Benny’s.

All seats just £9.80  

Wednesday 29th November

 

N

1100

1700

CHRISTMAS LUNCH at Marsh Farm. Three course seasonal lunch with all the trimmings at our favourite farmhouse restaurant.  Turkey, Beef or Salmon main course; soup, pate or fruit juice starter - menu choice at the time of booking please!  Afternoon visit to Byrkley Park Garden Centre.                         

£27.30

(Includes lunch).

£26.30

(Includes lunch).

Saturday 2nd December

 

W

0900

1845

WORCESTER VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS FAYRE.

Victorian-themed street market of 150 stalls will fill the atmospheric streets of Worcester’s historic heart with the colours, sounds & aromas of Christmas. Wonderful range of products waiting to be discovered within the local arts and crafts maker area, international area, festive gifts area and food court.

£19.80

£17.80

Sunday 3rd December

S

0930

1715

MELTON MOWBRAY VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS FAYRE. Victorian costumes, traditional crafts, local foods, seasonal music and entertainment.

£14.80

£13.30

Tuesday 5th December

NE

0830

1930

YORK CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL including St. Nicholas Fayre. Winter wonderland of seasonal market stalls, outdoor food & drink, street entertainment & shopping.                                  

£21.30

£19.30

Thursday 7th December

 

S

0900

1930

CHRISTMAS AT WADDESDEN, with decorated rooms in the house (includes timed ticket for entry), light installation in the gardens and Christmas Shop in the Coach House. Plus the CHRISTMAS FAIR with over 50 traditional Christmas market chalet stalls.

Adults £33.30

NT Members £18.30

Seniors £31.30

NT Members £16.30   

Friday 8th

December

NE

1000

2030

LINCOLN CHRISTMAS MARKET. Traditional Market in a beautiful cathedral city with 250 stalls in the medieval square. Departs Lincoln 1830hrs.

£19.80

£17.80

Tuesday 12th December

NE

0930

1800

CHRISTMAS AT CHATSWORTH. Includes admission to house & gardens - all decorated ready for Christmas. Short morning visit to Bakewell.

£30.80

Includes admission.

£29.30

Includes admission.

Thursday 14th December

 

S

0900

1930

OXFORD CHRISTMAS MARKET. The city of dreaming spires will again be filled with festive joy as the Oxford Christmas Market returns to the heart of the city on historic Broad Street.

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy one get one half price

£18.80

 

 

£16.80

 

 

Friday 15th

December

W

1000

1800

BIRMINGHAM ‘FRANKFURT’ XMAS MARKET.

- probably the best Christmas market of them all!

£11.80

£10.30 

Wednesday 20th December

S

0930

1600

SENIOR CITIZENS SANTA SPECIAL – our traditional seasonal short tour, complete with coffee and mince pies, prize bingo and a raffle.  Time for an hour’s

shopping or lunch at our mystery destination.  Great fun!

All seats £10.95     

Thursday 4th January

2018

N

1000

1700

NEW YEAR SPECIAL - start the new year with a mystery day out and a bit of fun!  Coffee and cakes on the coach, plus prize bingo & fun quiz.

All seats £12.95   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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:  Branston Church, Branston Arms, Burton New Street, Burton Town Hall/Kwik Save, Horninglow Navigation, 

Horninglow Church, Beam Hill, Stretton Church, Clay Mills, Walford Road, Rolleston Spread Eagle, Tutbury High Street, Hatton Station Road,

Uttoxeter Tesco, Uttoxeter Bus Station, Uttoxeter Heath House and Uttoxeter New Road.

 

NEW BRIDGE CLOSURE:

Temporary Route Code A:  Stapenhill Tesco/Bluestone Lane, Stanton (Premier Foodstore), Hillcrest (Wheel Inn), Midway (Midway Inn) Woodville, Swadlincote Bus Station, Newhall Four Lane Ends, Newhall Old Post, Burton Guild Street (Frankie & Benny’s), Burton Town Hall/Kwik Save, Horninglow Navigation, Horninglow Church, Beam Hill, Stretton Church, Clay Mills, Walford Road, Rolleston Spread Eagle, Tutbury Dog & Partridge, Hatton Station Road.

Temporary Route Code B: Hatton Station Road, Tutbury Dog & Partridge, Rolleston Spread Eagle, Walford Road, Clay Mills, Stretton Church, Beam Hill, Horninglow Church, Horninglow Navigation, Burton Town Hall/Kwik Save, Burton Guild Street (Frankie & Benny’s), Stapenhill Glebe, 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.

 

 

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

· Starbucks Newsagents, Rolleston.

· Newhall Post Office

Please note that Hatton Sandwich Bar 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. 

NEW! 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.