Category Traveller’s Tales
We are really excited to be heading to Bristol and to Aerospace Bristol, which is to open in late autumn, for next year’s South West Group Travel Show, which will take place on Saturday 3rd February 2018 from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm. As usual, we will be welcoming a range of exhibitors representing all
Tucked away near a housing estate in Salford, is Ordsall Hall, a Grade-1 listed Tudor manor house. Since it was first recorded in 1177 it has been variously a home to medieval gentry, Tudor nobility, butchers, farmers, an Earl, an artist, priests, scout troops, mill workers and even a herd of cows. Following a multi-million
The £19-million Aerospace Bristol heritage attraction will welcome the Concorde 216.
Hever Castle & Gardens near Edenbridge in Kent is hosting its first ever ‘Tulip Celebration’ this year.
Bespoke enclosures have been built to house the legendary ravens at the Tower of London. Commissioned by Historic Royal Palaces, the new accommodation offers more night-time space for the seven ‘Guardians of the Tower’, which roam the attraction’s grounds during the day. New display boards with information on the myths and legends surrounding the ravens
Following a £14.2 million refurbishment and over two years work, Hastings Pier has re-opened to the public. Built in 1872, the attraction was gutted by a fire in 2010, and its renovation has included the replacement of damaged support pillars and steel beams, and the introduction of new decking the length of the 910-foot structure.
Managing Editor Abbe Bates and her son Herbie enjoyed a performance of Goldilocks and The 3 Bears in London recently at the lovely Jacksons Lane theatre in Highgate. The children’s story is brought to life by kids theatre company Stuff and Nonsense with amazing costume, puppetry and acrobatics, and some witty dialogue too. It was Herbie’s
In late January, over 180 customers, guests and suppliers celebrated Airedale’s 30th anniversary at the TLH Derwent Hotel in Torquay. Amongst the guests was Clive Kessell, GTO for East Grinstead Probus, who, since 2009, has chosen Airedale Tours to organise two holidays a year for his group. Clive says that the four-day event was excellent
On 29th September, 28 members of the STARA active retirement group departed for an eight-day holiday in Malta organised by committee member Marlene Munroe through Saga holidays. Based in Snodland, near Maidstone, the group is part of the KENTARA club and their name comes from using the ST from Snodland Town and ARA from the
Five children from Chestnut Tree House in Arundel, the children’s hospice for East and West Sussex and South East Hampshire, recently had a unique all-access trip to Gatwick Airport. The trip was arranged by Your Service Centre Gatwick and airport representation company Skybreak, who collaborated with low-cost airline Norwegian, Gatwick Airport and No1 Lounges to