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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

Tuesday 21st February

N

1000

1630

FEBRUARY FANTASY MYSTERY TOUR includes coffee and cake on the coach, prize bingo and a fun quiz!  Free time at our mystery destination for some lunch and a bit of retail therapy!                                   

All seats £11.40 ALMOST FULL!           

Saturday 25th February

 

N

0830

1930

BOLTON MARKET. Fast becoming as famous as its rival in Bury, this market was voted ‘Best Food Market’ and has an international flavour, selling local meats and cheeses to tropical fruits, plus clothing and jewellery.

Price includes a Fish & Chips high tea at the award-winning Olympus Restaurant before the journey home.

£27.30

(Includes meal).

£25.30

(Includes meal).

Tuesday 28th February

 

S

1000

1730

CANONS ASHBY (NT). A tranquil Tudor manor house set in terraced gardens. The warm, welcoming house features grand rooms, stunning tapestries & Jacobean plasterwork, contrasting with the domestic detail of the servants' quarters. Stroll in the historic parkland and catch glimpses of early medieval landscapes, while a wander through the priory church reveals the story of the canons of Canons Ashby. Tea Room & shop on site.

SPECIAL OFFER

 All seats £22.50

NT Members:

All seats just £14.

Thursday 2nd March

N

0930

1800

HIGH PEAK TOUR. A scenic drive through the Peak District via Miller’s Dale, Castleton, Ladybower & Grindleford.

£15.80

£14.30

Monday 6th March

N

0930

1700

BAKEWELL - shopping time at Derbyshire’s most famous market with an afternoon visit to Masson Mill

£13.80

£12.30

Saturday 11th March

Q    

0900       

1900            

CHESTER for City Centre shopping & cathedral; or

CHESHIRE OAKS Designer Outlet Shopping Centre.

One extra pick up at Uttoxeter Bus Station only.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17    

Tuesday 14th March

 

S

0900

1630

MELTON MOWBRAY morning visit on Market Day and including a delicious two course lunch at the BELVOIR BREWERY. (Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding with all the trimmings; choice of sweets for afters).  Afternoon drive through the Vale of Belvoir. 

£26.75

(Includes lunch).

£25.25

(Includes lunch).

NEW!

 

Thursday 16th March

 

Q

0930

1830

THE MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY. A museum exploring the role of science & innovation, based in one of the world's first modern train stations. 

And/or visit -

THE IMPERIAL WAR  MUSEUM NORTH. A museum of war and conflict. Exhibitions and events cover real stories of war from WW1 to the present day. 

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17

 

Free entry to both Museums!

Saturday 18th March

S

0900

1830

‘HOBBY CRAFTS’, ‘SEWING FOR PLEASURE’, ‘FASHION & EMBROIDERY’, also ‘CAKE’ - all at the NEC Birmingham. Admission to all four shows included.

£25.80

Including admission

£23.30

Including admission

Wednesday 22nd March

W

0930

1700

PENKRIDGE MARKET (Morning visit) & to Walsall BOUNDARY MILL STORE in the afternoon.

£13.80

£12.30

Saturday 25th March

N

0830

2030

BEVERLEY on Market Day. This stunning Yorkshire market town has beauty in abundance. With an awe-inspiring Minster, historical buildings, cobbled streets & small town charm, there is something for everyone.

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy one—get one half price!

£20.80

 

 

£18.80

 

 

Wednesday 29th March

S

0845

1845

LUDLOW, known as ‘England’s Finest Market Town’, with over 500 listed buildings, including half timbered Tudor buildings around the Market Square, a medieval Castle and fine parish church. Out via Wenlock Edge and back over Clee Hill. 

£18.80

£16.80

Thursday 30th March

S

0945

1700

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

£13.80

£12.30

Monday 3rd April

S

0830

1930

BASILDON PARK (NT). Sitting elegantly in 400 acres of historic parkland and gardens, this 18th-century house was brought back to life in the 1950s, with a collection of fine furnishings and carefully selected Old Masters.  The wooded parkland offers glorious seasonal colour, with spring bluebells, while the landscape has been carefully restored to offer wonderful views, peaceful trails and picnic places. Shop and tea room on site.

Adults £32.60

NT Members £21.30

Seniors £30.60

NT Members £19.30 

Wednesday 5th April

S  

0930 

1830 

LINCOLN. Visit the historic castle and medieval cathedral, also the Guildhall and Museum of Lincolnshire Life; or shopping options from small independent shops on cobbled streets to big brands in indoor centres.

£17.80

£16.30

Wednesday 5th April

S  

0930 

1830 

HEMSWELL ANTIQUES CENTRE The Largest Antiques Centre in Europe offers you the widest possible range of antique furniture and vintage collectables. Within four separate buildings you will find around 400 dealer display areas and a coffee shop.

£18.80

£16.80

Tuesday 11th April

Q

0900

1900

KINGSTON UPON HULL UK City of Culture 2017  Explore the historic old town and cultural venues. All of the city’s museums and galleries are free to enter so spend some time in the Ferens gallery or immerse yourself in Hull’s maritime history at the Maritime Museum. Take a city tour or take it at your own pace following the famous fish trail.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £18

Wednesday 12th April

N

0900

1800

LEEK MARKET, then lunch at SHEILA’S TEA ROOMS. Afternoon tour of the Staffordshire Moorlands. Includes two course lunch. (Roast Turkey & with seasonal

vegetables; Sherry Trifle for afters; with tea/coffee).

£23.30

(Includes lunch).

£21.80

(Includes lunch).

Easter Saturday

Sat. 15th April

NE

0830

1930

YORK. Historic city, Minster, City Walls, National Railway Museum, river trip or just great shopping!

£20.80

£18.80

Easter Bank Holiday

Mon. 17th April

N

0830

1930

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

£20.80

£18.80

Wednesday 19th April

 

W

0930

1900

OSWESTRY Traditional Shropshire market town on market day. Afternoon visit to COED-Y-DINAS garden centre and country store near Welshpool.

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £30.00 !

£18.80

 

 

£16.80

 

 

Thursday 20th April

S

0930

1900

EVESHAM, then onto the pretty Cotswold town of BROADWAY, finally visiting STRATFORD UPON AVON in the afternoon.

£16.80

£15.30

Saturday 22nd April

Q

0830

2030

CARDIFF. Day visit to the Welsh capital for shopping or sightseeing.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £22  

Tuesday 25th April

S

0900

1930

ANGLESEY ABBEY, GARDENS & LODE MILL Jacobean-style house with gardens and a working watermill. Wanting to inspire and surprise visitors, Lord Fairhaven took a run-down country house and desolate landscape and created a spectacular garden with planting for all seasons and a cosy house in which to entertain. Inside fine furnishings and rare clocks give a feeling of opulence, whilst outside acres of gardens offer vibrant colour, delicious scents and the simple pleasures of nature.

Adults £32.70

NT Members £20.80

Seniors £30.70

NT Members £18.80 

Thursday 27th April

W

0830

2100

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

£22.80

£20.30

Bank Holiday

Sunday 30th April

N

0800

2030

LLANDUDNO VICTORIAN EXTRAVAGANZA. Town parades, vintage vehicles, fairground rides, steam engines, stalls and street entertainers. 

£22.80

£20.30

Bank Holiday

Monday 1st May

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

Tuesday 2nd  May

S

0830

1930

CAMBRIDGE. University City with beautiful architecture and majestic college buildings, museums & art galleries.

£20.80

£18.80

Thurs. 4th May

N

1000

1700

TRENTHAM Outlet  Village and Garden Centre.

£12.80

£11.30

Friday 12th May

#

0830

1830

RHS MALVERN SPRING FESTIVAL. Stunning show gardens, colourful floral displays, plus food and drink demonstrations and shopping. Includes admission ticket.

£36.80

£35.30

# - Pick ups at Hatton, Tutbury, Rolleston, Stretton, Horninglow, Burton New Street, Stapenhill New Bridge & Branston Only. 

Saturday 20th May

#

0800

2030

HAWORTH 1940’s EVENT. Enjoy a nostalgic day trip down memory lane with vintage vehicle displays, speeches from Churchill, re-enactments, jive dancing, singing & bands playing. Market stalls offer a wide range of goods, food and souvenirs. Back for 1945/2015.

£19.80

£17.80

# - Pick ups at Swadlincote Bus Station, Burton New Street & Stretton Church; also Derby, Chaddesden, Ilkeston, Heanor, Codnor & Ripley.

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.

 

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.  No refund will be made for cancellations made on the date of travel or after 1000hrs on the day before.  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.