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 DAY TRIP DIARY from Liverpool / Wirral 
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*CORONATION STREET - The Tour 
including admission 

Walk down the famous cobbles

 

Calling all Corrie and TV fans, it’s time to get a taste of the real thing!

Coronation Street The Tour gives you the chance to explore the sensational external sets at MediaCityUK, open to the public for the first time.

Your 80 minute experience will take in Coronation Street, Rosamund Street and the newly extended, never before seen, Victoria Street.

Wander through Weatherfield on a fully guided tour of the working set. Recall stories from yesteryear, hear filming secrets, take selfies on the street and follow in the footsteps of your favourite characters down those Coronation Street cobbles.

We also visit Salford Quays.

 
 


   
*EMMERDALE The Village Tour 
including admission 

The live working TV set located within the Harewood Estate in Leeds, that has witnessed many-a spectacle, will open its gates as cast and crew down scripts for the weekend. Visitors will be able to marvel at the beauty of the picturesque farming village as they meander down the lane to the surreal sight of stone cladded shops and homes nestled amongst the rolling hills. Sauntering past the familiar haunts of Home Farm, Bob’s Café, The Woolpack, the village Church and rows of stone cottages known as home to your favourite Emmerdale characters, guides will share secrets, stories and reveal fascinating facts behind the making of the, multi award winning, ITV soap.

 
 


   
A Brief Encounter & Leighton Hall 
including afternoon tea 

Carnforth Station Heritage Centre and the Brief Encounter Refreshment Room opened in 2003 following 3 years work to renovate the derelict buildings of Carnforth Station. Visitors from all over the world, come to enjoy the nostalgia of the station, which has been restored to its 1940s glory when it was used as the setting for David Lean’s film “Brief Encounter”. In the afternoon we visit Leighton Hall for an entertaining house tour, take a stroll through the pretty gardens before witnessing a breath taking display of falconry from our birds of prey, weather permitting. Finally, we visit the tea rooms, serving afternoon tea like it used to be, in proper tea cups, with sandwiches and homemade cakes especially made for our party.

 
 


   
Alton Towers 
including admission 
 
 


   
Bakewell Market & Derbyshire Dales 
 

A world class destination stretching from the dramatic moorland and breathtaking landscapes of Britain's first National Park to the ancient oaks of the National Forest in the south of the county. With a fascinating historical and cultural heritage, this unique and diverse region is home to some of the country's finest stately homes, enchanting market towns and picturesque villages.The name Bakewell originates from 'Bad-kwell' meaning 'bath-spring'. Bakewell is the only market town in the National Park. The charter for its Monday market was granted in 1330, the third year of King Edward III's forty year reign. The market consists of both domestic stalls and a cattle market. There are many shops clustered around Bakewell's marketplace.

 
 


   
BANGOR ON DEE RACES * 
including coach travel & course admission 
 
 


   
Barnard Castle & Highforce Waterfalls * 
 

A historic ‘beacon status’ market town full of local character, built around the 12th century castle from which it took its name. The town boasts Georgian Buildings, with cobbled market place, riverside & woodland walks. A short drive takes us to High Force Waterfall, England’s largest waterfall that is reached via a short woodland walk from the coach park, with a picnic area and gift shop.

 
 


   
Bewdley on Severn & Bridgnorth Cliff Railway 
including railway 

England’s oldest and steepest inland ‘electric funicular railway’. For over a century Bridgnorth Cliff Railway has been transporting the people of the town up and down the 111ft sandstone cliffs that separate High Town from Low Town, and the River Severn.

 
 


   
Biddulph Grange Gardens & Little Moreton Hall 
National Trust Properties 

Biddulph’s amazing Victorian Garden was created by James Bateman. A visit takes you on a global journey from Italy to the pyramids of Egypt, a Victorian vision of China and a re-creation of a Himalayan Glen. Little Moreton Hall, ‘logically it should not still be standing up’ seeing the tumbling architecture for the first time, engineers in 1990 could not believe their eyes. Fortunately, this timber-framed building, curled around with a scenic moat, has defied logic for over 500 years.

 

National Trust Members (free admission)
Non-members (including admission from £35)

 
 


   
Black Country Museum * 
including admission 

Black Country Living Museum is a remarkable place to explore, enjoy and spend time. Set in a landscape of 26 acres, it is one of the most extraordinary open-air museums in the UK; offering a glimpse into 300 years of history like no other.

 
 


   
Blackpool 
 

The biggest and most popular seaside resort in Europe, Blackpool offers just about everything you can wish for. Everyone has heard of the Tower and the Golden Mile, but there's so much more to offer. Start with the Pleasure Beach, the single biggest tourist attraction in Britain with six and a half million visitors a year. Try the fabulous Sandcastle and the Big Wheel, go on to the Sea Life Centre, Louis Tussaud's, the three piers,. . . . and there's still so much more.

 
 


   
Blackpool * 
 

The biggest and most popular seaside resort in Europe, Blackpool offers just about everything you can wish for. Everyone has heard of the Tower and the Golden Mile, but there's so much more to offer. Start with the Pleasure Beach, the single biggest tourist attraction in Britain with six and a half million visitors a year. Try the fabulous Sandcastle and the Big Wheel, go on to the Sea Life Centre, Louis Tussaud's, the three piers,. . . . and there's still so much more.

 
 


   
Bodnant Gardens & Betws-y-Coed 
National Trust Property 

With intimate corners, sweeping lawns, grand terraces and verdant woodland, there are many gardens in one at Bodnant. Created over 150 years, with plants collected and brought to Britain from far afield.

We also visit Betws-y-Coed.

 
 


   
Boundary Mill 
 

There is no better time to visit Boundary Mill where customers have a chance to discover new brands and departments in addition to purchasing products for the new season.   

 
 


   
Boundary Mill for August Clearance * 
including lunch 

A visit to the Colne Store with an inclusive package that offers a two course lunch plus tea/coffee at Banny’s Fish & Chip Restaurant, followed by time for shopping

 
 


   
Bridgnorth, Severn Valley Railway & Bewdley 
including train journey 

Journey back in time as one of the vintage steam-hauled trains meanders its way through 16 miles of glorious countryside from Shropshire’s Gem of a medieval market town Bridgnorth, through Highley then onto the timeless village of Arley slumbering on the river banks, and onto Bewdley Station where we disembark for a short walk to the town centre for some free time before heading home.

 
 


   
Bridlington 
 

Bridlington situated on the East coast of Yorkshire, with its beautiful beaches and brand new award winning promenades and gardens, offers   a host of all weather activities. This famous seaside resort at Bridlington has an irresistible appeal for people of all ages and a special Bridlington welcome that is guaranteed to warm your heart.

 
 


   
Bury Market & Steam Train 
including train journey 

Enjoy a visit to Bury Market, and then venture back on a nostalgic journey through time on a full size steam train, from Bury to Rawtenstall following the 8 mile winding route of the River Irwell.

 
 


   
Bury's World Famous Market 
 

Bury Market has dominated the consumer retail sector in the area. Over the past thirty years, retail giants have developed in the vicinity, yet Bury Market remains the undisputed champion of the North, attracting 250,000 visitors every week. Quite rightly world famous, Bury Open Market oozes charisma and atmosphere. The ambience and layout offers visitors the opportunity to seek out and visit every stall.

 
 


   
Cabaret Show @ Oswaldtwistle Mill 
including lunch & entertainment 

‘Swinging 60’s’ After continued sell-out success, The GuitarKings are back for more Swinging 60’s in 2019. Wal & Dave will be playing classics from The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison & more, recreated in front of your own eyes. The day also includes a delicious 3-course homemade lunch.

 
 
 
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