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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

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 

NEARLY FULL

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 Monday 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.

 

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy one get one half price !

£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

Saturday 6th May

Q

0830

2030

BATH. Enjoy a day out in this historic city famous for its Roman Baths; also Bath Abbey, the Royal Crescent, Pulteney Bridge, plus great shops and restaurants too!                      

QUICK TRIP

All seats £ 21

Wednesday 10th May

 

S

0930

1900

CLAYDON (NT). A Georgian country house in Aylesbury Vale of graceful appearance, peaceful setting and extraordinarily lavish interiors. Shop and tea room (not NT).

Price includes house admissions - free to NT members.

Extra charge for the gardens, which are not NT. 

Adults £26.15

NT Members £19.80

Seniors £24.15

NT Members £17.80  

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.  

Tuesday 16th May

N

0900

1930

SALTAIRE is a Victorian model village built in 1851 by Sir Titus Salt, a leading industrialist in the Yorkshire woollen industry, and is a world heritage site. Grand architecture, art galleries, shops, cafés and a trip boat.   

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just £32 !

£20.80

 

 

£18.80

 

 

Wednesday 17th May

S

0945

1700

NUNEATON (Market Day) and an hour at WOODLANDS GARDEN CENTRE (afternoon).

£13.80

£12.30

Thursday 18th May

S

0830

2030

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

£21.30

SENIORONLY £16

Sat. 20th May

#

0800

2030

HAWORTH 1940’s EVENT.

FULLY BOOKED

Thursday 25th May

S

0830

1900

PERSHORE an unspoiled town on the River Avon with Historic abbey, independent shops and indoor market. Then to TEWKESBURY, an historic riverside town with famous Abbey, medieval streets and traditional high street.

£17.80

£16.30

Bank Holiday

Sun. 28th May

NE

0800

2100

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

£22.80

£20.30

Wednesday 31st May

S

0830

2030

WINDSOR: View the Castle, take a stroll to Eton College or enjoy a River Thames cruise.

SPECIAL OFFER: Two seats for just 36!

£22.80

 

£20.30

 

Thursday 1st June

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

Friday 2nd June

S

0830

2030

LOUTH on market day in this perfect little Lincolnshire town then to the seaside for an afternoon in MABLETHORPE.

£21.30

£19.30

Saturday 3rd June

Q

0800

2100

BOURNEMOUTH. Seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea and a vast variety of shops, restaurants and entertainments, this cosmopolitan seaside town has it all!

QUICK TRIP

All seats £24

Wednesday 7th June

 

S

1000

1830

HIDCOTE MANOR GARDEN is one of England's great gardens and is famous for its rare trees and shrubs, herbaceous borders and unusual plants from all over the world. Café, plant centre & gift shop. 

Adults £28.80

NT Members £17.80

Seniors £27.30

NT Members £16.30  

Sunday 11th June

#

0820

1930

COSFORD AIR SHOW. Six hour flying display, exhibitions, museum and much more.

Includes admission.  Child Fare £29.80.      

£34.80

 

£33.80

 

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

Tuesday 13th June

N

0830

2030

NORTH WALES GRAND TOUR via Llangollen, Betws-y-Coed, the Conway Valley & Llandudno.

£23.30

£20.80

Saturday 17th June

#

0950

1800

BBC GARDENER’S WORLD and/or the

BBC GOOD FOOD SHOW SUMMER

at the NEC Birmingham. Two shows; one entry ticket.

Adult £31.95

Senior £30.95

Child £12.50   

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

Thursday 22nd June

S

0930

1600

LOUGHBOROUGH on Market Day, then a short afternoon drive through CHARNWOOD FOREST.

£11.80

£10.30

Friday 23rd June

 

S

1000

1800

WOOLSTHORPE MANOR. This house is the birthplace & family home of Sir Isaac Newton. Furnished as a 17th-century farmhouse might have been at this time. You can still see the famous apple tree that inspired his thoughts on gravity from the bedroom window.

Afternoon visit to BOUNDARY MILL at Grantham.                 

Adults £22.20

NT Members £15.80

Seniors £20.70

NT Members £14.30  

Tuesday 4th July

S

0830

2030

MABLETHORPE. Traditional seaside town on the Lincolnshire coast, with four miles of ‘blue flag’ sandy beaches, plus amusements, café’s, bingo & much more!

£21.30

£19.30

Wednesday 5th July

N

0810

2030

YORKSHIRE DALES TOUR. Spectacular scenery on a tour via Ribblesdale, Hawes, Wensleydale & Ripon.

£23.80

£21.30

Thursday 6th July

N

0830

1930

ORMSKIRK (on market day) one of the country's oldest and most traditional street markets with around 100 stalls, set in the pedestrianised area around the famous Clock Tower. Afternoon visit to LIVERPOOL.                             

£19.30

£17.30

Tuesday 11th July

S

0830

2030

HUNSTANTON. The only west facing resort on the east coast! Award winning beaches and attractive esplanade gardens make this traditional seaside town a great day out!                                          

£22.30

£19.80

Friday 14th July

S

1000

1730

STRATFORD UPON AVON - Seniors’ Special.

Day visit to Shakespeare’s home town on the River Avon.

£15.80

 

SENIOR ONLY
£12.50

Saturday 15th July

Q

0800

2100

LONDON. Free time for shopping and sightseeing in our great Capital City.  Leaves London 1730 hrs.   

QUICK TRIP

All seats £22 

Sunday 16th July

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

Thurs. 20th July

N

0810

2030

LLANDUDNO - beside the seaside in North Wales.

£22.80

£20.30

Friday 21st July

 

S

1000

1930

SNOWSHILL MANOR & GARDEN. A Cotswold manor house with an eclectic collection of extraordinary treasures. From tiny toys to Samurai armour, musical instruments to fine clocks, you can discover Charles Wade’s passion for craftsmanship, colour and design. The garden offers hidden vistas, quiet corners & unexpected delights. Shop & tearoom.

Adults £28.00

NT Members £17.80

Seniors £26.50

NT Members £16.30  

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.                                  

£30.80

Includes boat trip.

£28.80

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.

 

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.