Date Destination Time/Route Price
Saturday 5th

 Chessington World of Adventures

Explore Chessington, not just a theme park with over 40 exhilarating rides, but also has a world class zoo with over 1000 animals including lions, tigers, gorilla, monkeys and many more.  Add to this a Sealife Centre with a walk through ocean tunnel and many shows throughout the day.  A great family day out.  Depart 5pm.

 3B £47pp
Sunday 6th

 East Midlands Food  Festival (with courier service)

The festival was voted “one of the World’s most interesting” last year by the New York Times.  Held in Melton Mowbray, the rural food and pie capital of the UK, the festival has over 200 stalls, demonstrations, celebrity chefs, the finest gins, whiskies and other spirits from the local area plus entertainment throughout the day.  Depart 4.30pm.

 EX1A £29pp
Sunday 6th

 Broadstairs – seaside special week

Standing at the very edge of the garden of England, Broadstairs in brim-ful of nostalgic, old-world seaside charm, sandy bays, fishermen’s cottages and Charles Dickens connections to name a few.  Depart 4.30pm.

 2B £15pp
Monday 7th

 Brighton – seaside special week

Brighton is an iconic seaside resort with a wealth of attractions to keep you amused all day long.  Depart 4.30pm.

1B £15pp
Tuesday 8th

Frinton on Sea – seaside special week

With a reputation as an exclusive resort, Frinton retains an atmosphere of the 1920/30’s.  Tree-lined avenues sweep down to the elegant esplanade and cliff-top greensward, with its many colourful Victorian-style beach huts, reminiscent of the days when the town was a retreat for the aristocracy and even royalty.  Depart 4.30pm.

2B £15pp
Wednesday 9th

Herne Bay & Whitstable – seaside special week

Two of Kent’s most popular seaside resorts, firstly the lovely quaint Herne Bay, then the afternoon at Whitstable, famous for superb seafood, especially oysters.  Depart 4pm.

3B £15pp
Wednesday 9th

 Strictly Tea Dance

The Strictly Tea Dance takes place on board the air-conditioned Tereza Joanne, a large venue boat moored in the Royal Docks.  The three and a half our event, part show and part get-up-and-dance, is hosted by comedian and impressionist Chris Wheeler, with a showcase of Ballroom and Latin dance presented by professional dancers Kerry Tite and Johnathan Reed.  The price includes savoury canapés on arrival, a classic afternoon tea and limitless tea and coffee.  Depart 4pm

EX2B+1hr £55pp
Thursday 10th

 Eastbourne – seaside special week

A firm favourite with our customers, Eastbourne has plenty to see and do whatever the weather.  Depart 4.30pm.

1B £15pp
Friday 11th

Hastings – seaside special week

Hastings has a lovely seafront and quaint narrow streets in the Old Town, with lots of amusements, cafes, bars and not forgetting lots of boutique shopping.  Depart 4.30pm.

3B £15pp
Friday 11th

Polhill Garden Centre

Polhill is a lovely garden centre with a huge variety of shopping with an excellent restaurant. Depart 4.30pm.

1C £10pp
Saturday 12th

Knit & Stitch Show at Alexandra Palace 

The Knitting & Stitching show is for anyone with a love of textile based craft.  The Autumn Show at the iconic Alexandra Palace is the biggest textile event in the UK, with hundreds of workshops, demonstrations, interactive features as well as over 300 exhibitors selling specialist craft supplies.  Spend a day re-stocking your yarn, and having a good yarn with many of the exhibitors, there has never been a better excuse to get involved!  Depart 4pm.

2B £32pp
Sunday 13th

Chippenham Park Gardens 

The beautiful gardens are an ‘Anglo Dutch’ landscape comprising canals, park, woodland and formal gardens, stretching over 40 acres.  In the afternoon we spend a couple of hours in the enchanting Cathedral City of Ely.  Depart 4.30pm.

3B £25pp
Tuesday 15th

3 Course Meal & Entertainment at Warner’s Lakeside

Indulge yourself at this fine resort on Hayling Island with a sumptuous 3 course dinner and a great show from the excellent Warner leisure show cast team.  Depart 4.30pm.

 1B  £39pp
Wednesday 16th

Canterbury with Lunch at The Dog & Duck

Canterbury Market is our morning venue and setting down in the city centre you have some free time to search for those bargains.  Then at 12.15pm we rejoin our coach and head for Plucks Gutter and the ever popular Dog & Duck for a filling lunch and some afternoon entertainment.  Depart 4pm.

2B £37pp
Saturday 19th

Romford Market

Come and enjoy a great day out shopping at Romford Market with more than 150 long standing traders pitching out their market stalls plus many other high street shops to start your Christmas shopping!  Depart 3.30pm.

EX1C £10pp
Saturday 19th

Historic Oxford on Market Day

The elegant city of Oxford, known as the City of Dreaming Spires, has plenty of good shopping along with the magnificent sightseeing the city is world renowned for.  Depart 4.30pm.

1B £24pp
Sunday 20th

Transportfest at Brooklands Museum

Join us for the annual Transportfest which this year, includes a special emphasis on commercial vehicles as well as the extensive bus displays and rarely-seen early examples of taxis, military & emergency vehicles.  There will be horse bus rides (extra charges apply), heritage bus trips, a collector’s market, live music and children’s attractions.  This event is not just for transport enthusiasts, but fun for all the family as well!  Depart 4pm.

3B £34pp
Sunday 20th

Dagenham Market

Dagenham Sunday market has over 600 stalls selling just about everything you can think of.  A great venue for adding those Christmas gifts you’re always looking for.  Depart 2pm.

2A £10pp
Monday 21st

St Ives on Market Day & The Cathedral City of Ely

St Ives is a beautiful historic town on the river Great Ouse that offers a fascinating river-port heritage along the waterfront, alleyways and market place, and a great range of independent shops plus a recently renovated museum.  In the afternoon we visit the enchanting Cathedral City of Ely.  Depart 4.30pm.

1B £25pp
Tuesday 22nd

Maidstone on Market Day & Ashford Outlet Centre

A shoppers delight today as we visit the county town of Maidstone on market day before an afternoon visit to the excellent Ashford Outlet Centre.  Depart 4.30pm.

3B £15pp
Wednesday 23rd

Monthly Lunch Club

Will we ever run out of new pubs to pleasure your culinary taste buds and stimulate your enjoyment of the countryside along the way?  A two or three course lunch is offered and sadly I can’t tell you any more, it’s a secret after all!  Come along and find out.  Depart 4pm.

MLC £39pp
Thursday 24th

Autumnal Delights in the Essex Countryside

A drive through the beautiful Essex countryside and villages with refreshment stops at various places of interest.  A wonder of colour abounds at this autumnal time of year.  Depart 4.30pm.

2B £20pp
Friday 25th

Winchester on Market Day (with courier service)

An unspoilt Cathedral City on the edge of the South Downs, Winchester is England’s ancient capital and former seat of King Alfred the Great.  Popular for its bustling shopping streets and well-known for the cathedral and Great Hall which for over 700 years has housed the mysterious King Arthur’s Round Table.  Depart 4.30pm.

3B £26pp
Saturday 26th

Southend Fireworks 

A firm favourite now with our clientele, we arrive in the afternoon with time to enjoy the many amusements on offer before watching the superb firework display.  Depart 30 minutes after the fireworks have ended.

1C £15pp
Sunday 27th

Autumnal New Forest (with courier service)

The New Forest is simply stunning at any time of the year but with the autumnal colours our tour is a pure delight, slowing driving through the Forest and visiting Lyndhurst and Burley in particular.  Depart 4pm.

EX3A £28pp
Tuesday 29th

Kent Battle of Britain Museum & Folkestone

Considered to be the most comprehensive and longest serving Battle of Britain Museum in the UK.  Full of amazing displays, memorabilia and artefacts from around 700 crashed aircraft from the period.  It also features a shop where CD’s and audio cassettes recorded and donated by Battle of Britain Pilots can be bought.  After our visit we go on to the revitalised coastal town of Folkestone.  Depart 4.30pm.

2B £28pp
Wednesday 30th

Chichester on Market Day & Countryside Drive

Firstly we visit the lovely Cathedral City of Chichester with its high street market taking centre stage before embarking on a scenic, colourful autumnal drive across the impressive South Downs National Park.  Depart Chichester at 2.30pm for countryside drive.

1B £24pp
Thursday 31st

Rye & Tenterden

We take a pleasant, scenic drive through the High Weald to view the wonderful autumnal colours on our way to the medieval town of Rye, which is also market day.  After time spent here, we take a short drive to the ‘Jewel of the Weald’, Tenterden, with a fascinating history, wealth of architecture and excellent shopping.  Depart 4pm.

3B £20pp