Excursions

My Fair Lady at The Mill at Sonning

My Fair Lady at The Mill at Sonning

24/01/2018

An ideal Christmas gift or something to cheer you up during the dark winter days just after the holiday season.
We have booked an evening performance at the Mill at Sonning for ‘My Fair Lady’. This Theatre is set majestically on the banks of the River Thames and now celebrates more than 30 years of entertainment. Uniquely, as the only dinner theatre in the United Kingdom, it has gained unrivalled praise both nationally and internationally. This wonderful musical includes songs ‘Wouldn’t It Be Loverly’, ‘On The Street Where You Live’, ‘I Could Have Danced All Night’ and ‘Get Me To The Church On Time’. A two course meal with tea or coffee will be served before the performance.

Angel's Costumes and The Neasden Temple

Angel's Costumes and The Neasden Temple

27/02/2018

This tour is a must for lovers of film or theatre costumes as we take you on a fascinating tour of the famous costume company – Angel’s Costumes. The tour will showcase the extensive costume collection and you’ll hear first hand accounts of working with the biggest productions such as Downton Abbey, Shakespeare in Love and you’ll see clothes made for Dame Judi Dench, Fred Astaire and much more. Lunch is included at the Grims Dyke Hotel, the former home of Sir William Gilbert, partner of the famous stage partnership Gilbert and Sullivan. We’ve also included a visit to the beautiful Hindu Temple in Neasden – a masterpiece of Indian design and workmanship in the heart of London.

Ultimate South Africa Tour

Ultimate South Africa Tour

09/03/2018 - 25/03/2018

A wonderful 17 day fully escorted adventure to South Africa. From the sight-packed city of Cape Town to the fascinating wildlife of Kruger National Park via the rolling vineyards of Stellenbosch, mesmerising scenery of the Garden Route and historic battlefield of Rorke’s Drift, this tour takes in the best of South Africa.

Mini Plant - Oxford

Mini Plant - Oxford

09/04/2018

Join us to experience production and take a look behind the scenes with the experts at the Mini Plant in Oxford. The products made by the BMW Group inspire with unique design, creativity and agility. It is exciting and fascinating to experience live production. I’m told this is a really fun tour, so whether you like cars or not you will enjoy it. We complete the day with lunch in a nearby hotel and a visit to Nuffield Place, the home of William Morris, Lord Nuffield, the founder of the Morris Motor Company.

Shoe Shopping

Shoe Shopping

18/04/2018

Ladies – you will love this!
One of our earlier trips some 18 years ago was Shoe Shopping in Norwich. It was hugely popular and on one trip the average purchases were 5 pairs of shoes and two handbags per person! We have decided to revive this trip, but this time we are including a factory tour of Van Dal, the last remaining shoe factory in the UK. The trip will also include shopping in their outlet shop with a 10% discount, a delicious lunch with wine at the superb Dunston Hall Hotel and further bargains can be bought on our final stop at East Anglia’s largest footwear outlet.

Deluxe Adriatic Explorer

Deluxe Adriatic Explorer

11/05/2018 - 18/05/2018

Sail past secret coves, red-roofed villages and ancient olive groves on this 8 day island-hopping cruise across the glorious Adriatic Sea. Along the way visit, fashionable Hvar, historic Split, Korcula, Ston, Dubrovnik, Mijet and Solta and sample delicious local wine and cuisine.

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical

14/06/2018

From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them. This new stage musical, presented in association with Tina Turner herself, reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race. We have best priced tickets in the Dress Circle for this fabulous show. An optional dinner is offered before the show.

Cruising the Norwegian Fjords

Cruising the Norwegian Fjords

04/08/2018 - 12/08/2018

Thanks to Fred Olsen’s Braemar which has shorter, shallower dimensions you’ll experience unforgettable scenic cruising of narrow fjords and waterways on this incredible eight night sailing. You’ll take in spectacular landscapes and highly-rated natural wonders which are out of reach to larger cruise ships. You can enjoy wonderful varied scenery – rugged cliffs, waterfalls, soaring mountains, a glacier and two Natural World Heritage sites. Visits to two vibrant Norwegian cities – Bergen and Stavanger are included.

Rockies Rail and an Alaska Cruise

Rockies Rail and an Alaska Cruise

13/09/2018 - 27/09/2018

Join us for a wonderful 15 day adventure to Canada. Here you will discover Canada’s awe-inspiring scenery and premier cities on the Rocky Mountaineer before taking to the seas for a week-long cruise through Alaska’s pristine wilderness. Here, you’ll see stunning fjords and glittering glaciers, and keep a lookout for thrilling wildlife.