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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

Tues. 25th July

N

0830

1930

SOUTHPORT. Shops, Gardens, Pier and Pleasure Park.

£20.80

£18.80

Friday 28th 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

Monday 31st July

N

0930

1700

BAKEWELL. Visit Derbyshire’s most famous market plus an afternoon visit to the PEAK OUTLET VILLAGE.

£13.80

£12.30

Tuesday 1st August

#

0950

1800

BLISTS HILL VICTORIAN TOWN. Experience life as it was over 100 years ago through the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of a recreated Victorian Town. Victorian characters will give you a fascinating insight into Victorian life as they go about their daily lives in their cottages, shops and places of work. 

Adult £28.80

Senior £24.30

Child £19.90 

Includes museum admission. 

# - Pick ups at  Stretton Church, Burton New Street and Branston Church. Also Ilkeston, Chaddesden and Derby Full Street. 

Thursday 3rd August

N

0800

1800

BAKEWELL SHOW.

Derbyshire’s premier agricultural & horticultural show. (Admission included).

Child fare £18.50.

£31.80 

£29.30

NEW!

Monday 7th

August

N

0900

1900

BOTANY BAY (fantastic mill shopping experience) and BYGONE TIMES (antiques, memorabilia, nostalgia and collectables). Two fascinating Lancashire Mills with

shopping and displays, and including a two course lunch.

(Steak Pie or Cod & Chips; Apple Crumble or Chocolate Sponge).

SPECIAL OFFER:

All seats £23.95 including lunch. 

NEW!

Wednesday 9th August

 

N

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.

£15.80

£14.30

Friday 11th

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.

Adult: £38.30

Senior: £35.00

Child: £16.00  

# - Pick ups at Stretton Church, Burton New Street & Branston Church Only, also Heanor Market Place, Ilkeston General Havelock, Goole Avenue, Chaddesden Nottingham Road & Derby Full Street. Price includes show ticket. Child show admission free .

Saturday 12th August

N

0830

1900

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

£19.80

£17.80

Sunday 13th 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.

£21.30

£19.30

NEW!

Monday 14th

August

 

S

0900

1930

WOODSTOCK and WITNEY. 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.

 

SPECIAL OFFER: BUY ONE— GET ONE HALF PRICE!

£18.80

£16.80

NEW!

Tuesday 15th August

 

S

0800

2000

HEREFORDSHIRE HAY DAY! A scenic tour via a couple of pretty Black ‘n White villages, lunchtime stop at the Oakchurch Country Department Store and an afternoon visit to the famous book town of HAY ON WYE.

 

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £35!

£21.30

 

 

£19.30

 

 

Friday 18th

August  

S

0900 

1830 

LINCOLN: time to explore the historic Castle, Cathedral and Guildhall, plus great shopping!

£17.80

£16.30

S

0900 

1830 

BATTLE OF BRITAIN MEMORIAL FLIGHT VISITORS CENTRE at RAF Conningsby. Home base of  the WWII Lancaster, Dakota, Spitfires and Hurricanes. Includes admission and hangar tour.  Café and shop on site. Child £20.

£25.90

 

 

£22.60

 

 

Friday 18th

August

Q

0930

1730

QUICK TRIP

WEST MIDLANDS SAFARI PARK  Includes admission and Safari drive. Amusement Rides are extra.

Adult: £25.20

Senior £23.30

Child £21.90 

Tuesday 22nd August

S

0830

2030

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

£21.30

£19.30

Thursday 24th August

W

1000

1800

DUDMASTON (NT). A beautiful 17th century house with wooded parkland and sweeping gardens. An old family home shaped by modern tastes and culture - and a house with a surprise, Dudmaston is something unexpected in the Shropshire countryside. Shop, tea-room & second hand bookshop.

Adults £25.60

NT Members £16.80

Seniors £24.10

NT Members £15.30  

Saturday 26th 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’; also the inspiration for Lewis Carroll. Great shopping too!

QUICK TRIP

All seats £17 

Sunday 27th 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

Monday 28th August

NE

0830

2030

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

£20.80

£18.80

Wednesday 30th August

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 31st August

 

N

0800

2030

LLANDUDNO - Llandudno's immaculate seafront, gracefully framed by two headlands, is a seaside classic.

It’s a proper resort, with a pier, Punch and Judy and Donkeys. Plus the Great Orme, its tramway & cable cars.

£22.80

£20.30

Sunday 3rd

September

#

0845

1820

THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS. Birmingham (Tyseley) to Stratford upon Avon (and back) by main line steam train. Five hours in Stratford. Price includes train ticket.

£38.30

£37.30

# - Pick ups at Stretton Church, Burton New Street and Branston Church Only.  Also Ripley Market Place, Codnor Market Place, Heanor Market Place, Ilkeston General Havelock & Goole Avenue.  Child fare £27.40.                         

Monday 4th September

 

 

S

0830

2000

CLIVEDEN (NT). Set high above the River Thames with far-reaching views, Cliveden’s impressive gardens and majestic woodlands capture the grandeur of a bygone age. Follow in the steps of royalty as you explore a series of gardens, each with their own special charm. The formal gardens give way to secluded glades, tree-lined avenues & picturesque riverside with miles of woodland walks. The house is now a luxury hotel and not open to visitors at the time of our visit. Café, shop & coffee-shop.

Adults £29.80

NT Members £20.80

Seniors £27.80

NT Members £18.80  

Thursday 7th September

NE

0810

2100

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

£23.80

£21.30

Sunday 10th September

N

0830

1930

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

£20.80

£18.80

Monday 11th September

NE

0930

1800

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

£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.

£22.80

£20.30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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. 

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.