You’ve enjoyed a guided walking tour of the outdoor filming set of ITV’s hugely popular TV series Emmerdale, now be part of the ultimate Emmerdale Studio Experience Tour at the iconic ITV studio in Leeds.
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.
Bolton Market & Botany Bay
‘Discover where chocolate comes to life’ Uncover a world of delights and enjoy a fascinating, fun packed day out, with 14 amazing zones there’s so much to see and do at Cadbury World.
Cheshire Oaks & Chester
Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre ~ Set in 50 acres in the heart of the beautiful Cheshire countryside, Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre & Countryside Park is home of the internationally renowned Cotebrook Shire Horse Stud where they have been breeding prize winning Shires for over 40 years.
Later we visit Lady Heyes
Enjoy a morning of mill shopping followed by two course lunch with tea or coffee. Live entertainment begins at approx 1pm with some gameshow favourites.
A drive through the World Heritage Site to the town of Ironbridge with chance for perhaps a souvenir photo at the world famous Iron Bridge & Tollhouse. Then a short drive to Blists Hill Victorian Town, meet theVictorians and explore the streets and buildings of this open air museum.
Salford Quays for Lowry & Designer Outlet & Imperial War Museum.
Trafford Centre for Shopping
Lytham Hall for Snowdrop Walk & House Tour inc guided tour & admission
At Lytham Hall you are welcome to follow a trail through the parkland and enjoy the abundance of snowdrops. There is also a tour of Lytham Hall itself.
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.
One of the biggest outdoor markets in the region (140 stalls) also Ashton’s famous Indoor Market Hall for fantastic fresh produce, all situated in a flat, pedestrianised, compact town centre.
Barmouth’s location on the west coast of North Wales and lying between a mountain range and the sea on the mouth of the river Mawddach is arguably one of the most beautiful locations in Wales. It rests just within the south west corner of Snowdonia National Park and is seeped in a history rich with connections to the shipping and slate industries.
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.
two shows for the price of one.
BBC Gardeners’ World Live and the BBC Summer Good Food Show take place at The NEC at the same time and your tickets will give you entry to both shows.