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The tours marked have sufficient bookings to ensure they will not be cancelled for low numbers!

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Local pick up points in Burton and South Derbyshire
Great Value for money - many trips include meals and admission to attractions.
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Great choice of interesting destinations
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You can pay by Credit or Debit Card over the phone, or by cheque through the post, or call at our office on Stanton Road or any of our local booking agents - see below for details.

For Bookings or more Information - call free: 0800 019 0047

For Day Trips from Ilkeston and Derby

areas please go to: www.felixbusandcoach.co.uk

For Day Trips from Uttoxeter and Rugeley areas

please go to: www.aftonholidays.co.uk

COACH & MINICOACH HIRE
DAY EXCURSIONS
HOLIDAY TOURS

Day Excursions from Burton upon Trent, East Staffordshire and South Derbyshire

Day

Code

Depart Burton

Return Burton

Destination

Adult Fare

Senior Fare

Thursday 17th July

N

0800

2030

LLANDUDNO - beside the seaside in North Wales.

£22.80

£20.30

Tuesday 22nd July

N

0830

1930

SOUTHPORT.  Shops, Gardens, Pier and

Pleasure Park - Southport’s got the lot!

£19.80

£17.80

Wednesday 23rd July

N

1000

1730

LEEK MARKET & RUDYARD LAKE, including an afternoon round trip on the Rudyard Lake Steam Railway. Train fares included.

£18.30

£16.80

Thursday 24th July

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

Friday 25th July

N

0830

2000

FLEETWOOD. Day visit with time to enjoy the

traditional market, seafront, Victorian town centre

(or take a short walk to the outlet village).  

£20.80

£18.30

Saturday 26th July

NE

0830

1930

EDEN CAMP. Modern History Theme Museum - experience the sights, sounds and smells of those dangerous years of World War II.

£25.30

Includes admission. 

£22.30

Includes admission. 

Sunday 27th July

N

0800

2100

LAKE DISTRICT TOUR calling at Bowness on

Windermere and Grasmere.

£24.80

£21.80

Monday 28th July

N

0930

1630

BAKEWELL (Market Day) &  Masson Mill.

£13.80

£11.80

Wednesday 30th July

NE

1030

1800

CLUMBER PARK. (NT) Acres of picturesque parkland and gardens, peaceful woodlands and a magnificent lake, with a Gothic style chapel and walled kitchen garden.

Adult: £13.80

Senior: £11.80

Park Admission Free; Kitchen Garden £3 extra.

Friday 1st August

N

0900

1800

ANDERTON BOAT LIFT. A canal cruise along the Weaver Navigation and a spectacular trip through the boat lift. Free time to enjoy Visitors Centre & café.

£26.55

£24.55

Sunday 3rd

August

 

Q

0915

1800

THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS.

Birmingham (Tyseley) to Stratford upon Avon (and back) by mainline steam train. Four hours in Stratford. Price includes train ticket.  

A FELIX excursion from Burton New Street only.

Adults £34.30

Seniors £32.80

Child £25.00

Monday 4th

August

Q

0915

1930

ELAN VALLEY LAKES. A chain of Victorian 

reservoirs in Central Wales, built to supply water

to Birmingham. Beautiful lakes and mountains

scenery which will delight and inspire you.

A FELIX excursion from Burton New Street only.

Adults £22.80 Seniors £20.80

Tuesday 5th

August

S

0900

1900

MELTON MOWBRAY (Market Day) and 

RUTLAND WATER CRUISE (includes boat trip fare).

£21.80

£20.30

Wednesday 6th August

N

0800

2030

NORTH WALES GRAND TOUR via Llangollen,

Betws-y-Coed, the Conway Valley & Llandudno.

SPECIAL OFFER - TWO SEATS FOR ONLY £37!

£22.80

£20.30

Thursday 7th August

N

0800

1800

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

Child fare £11.00 with free admission to show.

Adults £28.80 Seniors £24.30

 

Friday 8th August.

 

#

1000

1830

SHREWSBURY FLOWER SHOW. Great for gardeners but also entertainment each day, military bands, choirs, show jumping, craft displays, trade stands and a food hall - plus celebrity chef Tom Kerridge.

# Limited stop pick up route: Ilkeston, Derby, Stretton Church, Burton New Street, Branston Church and Rugeley only.

Adults £37.80

Seniors £33.80

Child £12.80.

Monday 11th August

S

0830

2000

RAF HENDON. The Royal Air Force Museum London, located on the former Hendon Aerodrome & dedicated to the history of aviation and the British Royal Air Force.  Over 100 aircraft to see with displays and exhibitions. Restaurant, Café & Shop. Free Admission. 

£21.80

£19.80

Monday 11th August

S

0830

2030

SKEGNESS Its ‘so bracing’ at the Jolly

Fisherman’s favourite seaside resort!

£20.80

£18.80

Tuesday 12th August

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

Wednesday 13th August.

Q

0830

 

Quick Trip from Burton New Street only.

1930

DYFFRYN GARDENS  An exceptional example of Edwardian garden design, covering more than 55 acres featuring a stunning collection of intimate garden rooms, formal lawns and an extensive arboretum. Dyffryn House, a grand Victorian

mansion overlooks the key aspects of the gardens.

QUICK TRIP

 

All seats £20

NATIONAL TRUST admissions £6.25 extra.

NT members free. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Metro/New Bridge, Stapenhill Tesco/Bluestone Lane, Stanton Coop, Newhall Old Post, Newhall Four Lane Ends, Swadlincote Bus Station, Hillcrest Wheel Inn, Midway Mason Arms 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.