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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 27th September

W

0930

1900

HEREFORD. An attractive town with spectacular Norman Cathedral, the Mappa Mundi maps, the Chained Library exhibition and a picturesque riverbank. The

town has excellent shopping facilities and a great range of cafes, restaurants and pubs.

 

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy one get one half price !

£19.30

 

 

£17.30

 

 

Friday 30th September

S

0930

1830

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

 

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £25 !

£15.80

 

£14.30

 

Sunday 9th October

S

0830

2030

SKEGNESS. Its ‘so bracing’ at the Jolly

Fisherman’s favourite seaside resort!

£20.80

£18.80

Friday 14th October

N

0930

1730

DONCASTER MARKET The biggest & best traditional market in the north with 400 shops, stalls & stands.

£16.80

£15.30

Monday 17th October

S

0945

1700

SOLIHULL: TOUCHWOOD. Super indoor Shopping

Centre, with more than 80 shops, including John Lewis.

£13.80

£12.30

Tuesday 18th October

S

0900

1900

MELTON MOWBRAY (Market Day) and an afternoon

visit to BOUNDARY MILL STORES at Grantham.

£14.80

£13.30

Saturday 22nd October

 

N   

0830 

1930  

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

EAST LANCASHIRE RAILWAY for heritage steam and diesel trains from Heyward to Rawtenstall. 

Set Down at Bury (Bolton Street) Station. Train fares extra.

£19.30

£17.30

Thursday 27th October

 

S

1000

1730

COUGHTON COURT - an imposing Tudor house set in beautiful gardens with a collection of Catholic treasures. Also two churches, restaurant, coffee bar, plant shop and second-hand bookshop.

Adults £24.10

NT Members £14.80

Seniors £22.60

NT Members £13.30  

Friday 28th October

 

W

0930

1900

MERRY HILL SHOPPING CENTRE for shopping at this huge indoor centre near Dudley.

 

SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY for heritage steam trains on the line from Kidderminster to Bridgnorth. Set Down at Kidderminster Station. Train fares extra.

 

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £25

£15.80

 

 

 

£14.30

 

 

 

Monday 31st October

N

0930

1700

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

£13.80

£12.30

Wednesday 2nd November

N

0930

1700

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

£13.80

£12.30

Thursday 3rd November

Q

0930

1800

BICESTER VILLAGE.

The biggest and best Designer Outlet Village!

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17          

Friday 4th

November

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.

£25.80

Includes admissions

£23.30

Includes admissions

Saturday 5th November

Q

0800

2100

LONDON. Time for shopping and sightseeing.  

Leaves London 1730 hrs.   

QUICK TRIP

All seats £21       

Tuesday 8th November

NE

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 and markets.

 

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy one get one half price !

£18.30

 

 

£16.30

 

 

Tuesday 15th November

N

0930

1700

TRENTHAM - Christmas Shopping at the Outlet Village and Garden Centre.

£12.80

£11.30

Thursday 17th November

 

S

0900

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!

£19.30

£17.30

Saturday 19th November

N    

0900       

1900            

CHESTER (City Centre) for shopping or sightseeing, and including Chester Christmas market;  or

CHESHIRE OAKS Designer Outlet Shopping Centre.

£17.80

£15.80

Sunday 20th November

 

S

0930

1730

LEAMINGTON SPA YULETIDE FAYRE This popular Sunday market compliments the wide range of shops which Leamington has to offer. Over 100 stalls in the town with craft and gift ideas for Christmas.

£14.80

£13.30

Thursday 24th November

 

N

1100

1700

CHRISTMAS LUNCH at MARSH FARM - everybody’s favourite farmhouse restaurant!  Includes a delicious three course Festive Lunch and a scenic afternoon tour. 

Menu choices on booking please: Starter - Fruit Juice or Soup; Mains - Turkey or Salmon.

£25.80

(Includes lunch).

£24.80

(Includes lunch).

Saturday 26th November

#

0950

1800

‘BBC GOOD FOOD SHOW WINTER’,

or the

‘WARLEY NATIONAL MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION’

At the NEC Birmingham. Show entry tickets not included. (**Good Food show entry

includes ticket for demonstration by Michel Roux Jnr @1500 hrs). Departs NEC 1700.                       

 

Good Food Show Advance Tickets**: Adult £26.50  Senior £23.50  Child £13.25

Model Railway Show Advance Tickets: Adult/Senior £13.50  Child £7.00

£13.80

 

 

 

£12.30

 

 

 

# - Pick ups at Stretton Church, Burton New Street and Branston Church only. Also Ripley, Codnor, Heanor, Ilkeston & Derby.

Saturday 26th November

 

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

Tuesday 29th November

N

0830

1900

CHRISTMAS at CASTLE HOWARD. Decorated and lit by candle and firelight, Castle Howard is truly magical at Christmas. Includes admission.   

£30.80

£28.80

Friday 2nd

December

N

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

Sunday 4th

December

S

0930

1715

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

£14.80

£13.30

Tuesday 6th December

NE

0830

1930

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

£20.30

£18.30

Thursday 8th 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 £32.30

NT Members £18.30

Seniors £30.30

NT Members £16.30  

Friday 9th

December

W

1000

1800

BIRMINGHAM ‘FRANKFURT’ XMAS MARKET - probably the best Christmas market of them all!

£11.80

£10.30 

Tuesday 13th December

NE

0930

1800

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

£28.80

Includes admission.

£27.30

Includes admission.

Thursday 15th December

S

0830

1930

ST ALBANS CHRISTMAS MARKET. After 1,000 years of a regular market, St Albans now has a Christmas one with up to 60 stalls. The event takes place in and around the beautiful Vintry Garden – a walled garden adjacent to the magnificent 11th-century St Albans Cathedral.

£20.30

£18.30

Wednesday 21st December

N

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 £10.80   

All seats £10.80   

Thursday 29th December

S

0930

1700

THE TWIXMAS MYSTERY TOUR. The last mystery tour of the year – leave the leftover turkey, tear up the tinsel, forget the washing up and get out for the day!

All seats £12.80 

All seats £12.80 

Wednesday 4th January 2017

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 £12.80    

Wednesday 18th January

Q

0930

1800

OXFORD for shopping or sightseeing in university city of Morse, Lewis and Lewis Carroll; or

BICESTER VILLAGE, the biggest and best

Designer Outlet Village!

QUICK TRIP

All seats £16           

Monday 23rd January

NE

0930

1700

CHESTERFIELD (Market Day) and an afternoon Peak Drive.

JANUARY SALEAll seats just £9  

Saturday 28th January

N

0930

1930

LIVERPOOL. Visit the Liverpool One shopping

centre, The Beatles Story, Tate Gallery, Museum of

Liverpool or take a ferry ‘cross the Mersey.

JANUARY SALEAll seats just £18  

Thursday 2nd February

S

0930

1630

LEICESTER for Highcross Shopping Centre or markets, or stay on the bus to FOSSE PARK RETAIL PARK.

SPECIAL OFFER

All seats just £8 

Tuesday 7th February

N

0920

1700

NANTWICH. Visit this pretty Cheshire Town on Market Day. Afternoon visit to BRIDGEMERE Garden World.

SPECIAL OFFER

All seats just £12

Saturday 11th February

Q

0830

1900

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.

QUICK TRIP

All seats £16           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

¤ Hatton Newsagents & Sandwich Bar.

 

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.