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Days Out 2017

DAYS OUT – All include coach travel.

Last updated 15th Dec 14.56

 

WINDSOR CASTLE & AFTERNOON TEA
Come and visit the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world and the Official Residence of Her Majesty the Queen. Castle admission includes entry to the State Apartments, St George’s Chapel and Queen Mary’s Dolls House. It’s then a short walk to the nearby hotel for afternoon tea.

 


Sat Dec 23rd - Adult
£64.00, Snr £62.00, Child £57.00

 

Price includes coaching, Windsor Castle admission and afternoon tea.  Child is 5-16yrs

Reader Trips: windsor castle

Reader Trips: Disney on Ice Passport

Disney on Ice PASSPORT TO ADVENTURE 02 Arena, 2.30pm shows
Upbeat music, lovable Disney characters and unforgettable moments from Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and Frozen provide a family experience to be remembered.

 


Dec 28th, 29th -
£65.00

 

Includes £35 lower tier seat.

 

DATES BELOW ARE FOR 2018

Reader Trips: New year parade Reader

LONDON’S NEW YEAR’S DAY PARADE
Roll up, roll up and watch the greatest show on earth from your grandstand seat as musicians, performers, marching bands, horses, floats, dance ensembles and street walkers from the USA, UK, Europe and beyond celebrate the start of 2018 in a carnival atmosphere in a parade of some two hours duration. So bring your flags and enjoy this amazing event.

 

With Grandstand seat
Mon January 1st
£62.00

 

Please note due to road closures on the day some walking may be necessary to get to your grandstand seat in Piccadilly.

DINOSAURS IN THE WILD - 02 Arena
Your journey begins in a time machine to the late Cretaceous Period some 67 million years ago where your rugged land vehicle awaits for the hazardous and thrilling drive across the plains until you reach Time Base 67, the research base studying living dinosaurs.   See extraordinary things from hatchlings to teeming prehistoric life with incredible surprises as this visit combines theme park fun, live action theatrics and the most cutting edge scientific knowledge as you visit “their” world at “their” time.

 


Thurs Feb 15th or Sun Feb 18th -
Adult £42.00, Child (5 -15 yrs) - £39.00

 

Includes entry and leisure time after your amazing dinosaur experience for lunch to be taken (not included). 
Not recommended for under 5s, under 16s must be adult accompanied

Reader Trips: Dinosaurs in the wild

Reader Trips: Royal Mews

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ROYAL MEWS & AFTERNOON TEA
Tuck into an afternoon tea that’s chocolate inspired with mouthwatering desserts at the Strand Palace Hotel and enjoy a visit to the Royal Mews to discover how the Royals travel in style with a stunning collection of horse drawn carriages, including the one use during Diamond jubilee and some truly fancy cars.

 


Sunday March 11th -
£57.00

Price includes admission with audio guide and afternoon tea.  

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra presents BEST OF BROADWAY - Royal Albert Hall
Experience a musical theatre extravaganza with a sensational new line-up of artists and music from your favourite shows in the West End and on Broadway including a magical tribute to the award-winning scores from timeless Disney musicals. Vocalists include Adam Garcia, Matt Henry Abbie Osmon, Cassidy Janson and David Firman conducts

 

 
Wed March 14th - £64.00

 

Includes stall seat.

Reader Trips: Best of Broadway

Reader Trips: Classical spect 2018

CLASSICAL SPECTACULAR - Royal Albert Hall
Enjoy a pre-show visit to Covent Garden then take your seat for the most popular classical music show in the UK with state of the art technology, electrifying multi-coloured laser displays and the famous thundering finale to the 1812 Overture. The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by John Rigby perform the very best classical music selection along with favourites Hornpipe, Land of Hope and Glory, Nessun Dorma & Rule Britannia

 


Sunday March 18th, 3pm show -
£75.50

Includes stall seat. 

Torvill & Dean’s DANCING ON ICE - Wembley Arena
Experience sensational routines and breathtaking stunts featuring a host of celebrities and professional skaters from the new Dancing on Ice TV series beginning January. Jayne and Chris host the tour once more and take up their new roles of Head Judges giving expert feedback and the all-important scores!

 

 
Fri March 23, Evening show £84.00
Sat March 24, 2.30pm show £84.00

Sun March 25, 1.30pm show £84.00

 

All dates include pre show leisure time and £45 seat.

Reader Trips: Dancing on Ice 2018

Reader Trips: Potter Around London

HARRY POTTER STUDIO TOUR
This Hertfordshire attraction now includes the Forbidden Forest and you’re invited to defy Professor Dumbledore’s orders and step deep into the grounds and come face to face with Aragog and an abundance of other creatures. View the original Hogwarts Express steam engine and a recreation of Platform 9 3/4 offers a glimpse into how some of the film’s most iconic scenes were created. Walk at leisure around the venue which showcases the eight Harry Potter films with beautiful sets, costumes and props used in the productions

 

 

Sat Apr 7th, Sat Jun 2nd, Mon Aug 27th Adults - £64.00, Child (4-15 yrs) £57.00

 

Includes coaching and timed entry ticket

HIDDEN LONDON & REGENTS CANAL
A great day out with a gentle walking tour and relaxing canal cruise through Regents Park. Discover the maze of narrow streets and bygone alleyways, homes of the famous and stately Charterhouse open for the first time since 1348. There's time for lunch (not included) before boarding your 50 minute canal journey from Little Venice to Camden Lock.

 

 
Mon April 16th or Fri May 25th - Adult £49.00, Senior £47.00

 

Includes coaching, guided walk and canal cruise.

Reader Trips: Hidden London

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GHOSTS, GALLOWS & GANGSTERS
Once called the “City of Gallows” London is the most haunted city in the world and your guide will reveal stories of crimes, punishments, ministerial ghosts, spies and intrigues. Part walking and part coach travel on this tour expect goosebumps and giggles as the city’s history reveals some infamous characters from the past with discoveries in St James Park, The Old Square Mile and the East End from Victorian slums to Jack the Ripper!

 


Tues April 24th -
£46.00

THE PEOPLE’S POST
Explore a lesser-known London district with a very important place in the history of our nation. Learn the story of posting a letter from earliest times to the coming of the GPO, visit the new Postal Museum and take a ride on the Mail Rail beneath the streets of London, a unique piece of industrial heritage that kept the capital’s communication network flowing for over 75 years. This intriguing tour revealed by your expert Blue Badge Guide is part walk part and part coach and really will deliver an insight into five centuries of communication by mail.

 

Wed April 25th, July 4th - £55.00

Reader Trips: The People's Post

Reader Trips: Chelsea Hospital

NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM & THE ROYAL HOSPITAL CHELSEA
Visit the National Army Museum where five dynamic new galleries showcase thousands of interesting objects. They tell stories from the army’s 17th Century beginnings through to the current impact of the British Army throughout the world. Have lunch at the museum (not included) before making the short walk to the Chelsea Royal Hospital. Here your guided tour in the company of a Chelsea Pensioner reveals Sir Christopher Wren’s stunning buildings, hear the captivating stories of the inhabitants – both past and present – and learn what life’s like today for veterans at this famous Royal Hospital.

 

 
Thurs April 26th - £57.00

SYMPHONIC ROCK - Royal Albert Hall
Hear your musical heroes come to life for one epic night in this must-see show of classic rock anthems and hit songs performed by the rocking Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and rhythm section, featuring a spectacular light show. New for 2018 a special celebration of music icon Adele and a tribute to the legendary George Michael

 

Tues May 1st - £65.00

Includes stall seat for 7.30pm show.

Reader Trips: Symphonic Rock

Reader Trips: Coronations & Celebrations

CORONATIONS & CELEBRATIONS at WESTMINSTER ABBEY
Westminster Abbey is a living pageant of British history. It has been the coronation church since 1066, wedded 16 Kings and Queens, is the final resting place of 17 monarchs and contains memorials to some our greatest citizens. Come journey from Edward the Confessor to the Tomb of the Unknown! Groups can only visit with a qualified Blue Badge guide so you can be sure of an enjoyable Abbey tour along with free time to explore the surrounding historical buildings - the Parish Church of Parliament, the Supreme Court or perhaps St Margaret’s established by the Benedictine Monks.

 
Thurs May 3rd -
Adult £60.00, Senior £57.00

THE GREAT STINK
In 1858 the long hot summer became the Great Stink as raw sewage from the growing city emptied into the Thames turning into an open sewer. Something had to be done and this led to one of the most remarkable feats of civil engineering ever seen. Visit Sir Joseph Bazalgette’s Cathedral of Sewage - The Crossness Treatment Works at Bexley - where the finest Victorian ornamental cast ironwork can be seen and discover how the Victorians disposed of the city’s raw sewage. Your day starts with a short guided city walking tour revealing the story of “spending a penny”, then cruise from Westminster to maritime Greenwich for free time to take lunch (not included) before boarding the coach for your transfer to the amazing Grade I listed Crossness.

 

 
Tues May 15th - £59.00

Reader Trips: The Great Stink

Reader Trips: Motors show 2018

LONDON MOTOR SHOW - Excel


Sat May 19th -
Adult £42.00, Child £32.00
1 child 6-16yrs per paying adult £20

 

Includes admission ticket and around 6 hours at the show.

LONDON’S ARCADIA & SYON HOUSE
Combine this entertaining Blue Badge guided tour of Syon House, the last ducal residence to survive in the Greater London area, with a visit to Richmond and an exploration by coach of the well- heeled West London area known in Georgian times as London’s Arcadia. These beautiful houses include Noel Coward’s childhood home and discover the only view in the UK protected by an Act of Parliament! Syon house is a popular film location so you may recognise a room or two in the splendor of the home of the Dukes of Northumberland.

 
Sunday May 27th -
£55.00

Includes guided coach tour of Arcadia and guided tour of Syon House.

Reader Trips: Syon House

Reader Trips: Chelsea Flower Show

CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
Come and visit the world’s most prestigious flower show that inspires millions through showcasing the best in garden design and will feature superb exhibits from the best nurseries, growers and florists.

 


Fri/Sat May 25th/26th -
£92.00

Includes £65 entry ticket and around 7 hrs at the show

GAME OF THRONES LIVE CONCERT EXPERIENCE - Wembley Arena
Don’t miss this orchestral extravaganza accompanied with big screen visuals. Watch in wonder as famed composer Ramin Djawadi leads an orchestra and choir performing music from all seven seasons of this iconic series. The use of innovative production and video technology will recreate the various realms found throughout Westeros and Essos, a must-see-show for all fans


Sun May 27th - £101.00

 

Includes £65 seat.

Reader Trips: Game of Thrones

Reader Trips: Ladies Day

LADIES DAY AT ASCOT - Queen Anne Enclosure
We're off to the races and this special occasion deserves a showing of the glad rags, recipe for the day is fun and finery! Price includes Queen Anne enclosure entry and coaching. Ascot Dress Code applies.

 


Thurs June 21st -
£125.00

HAMPTON COURT FLOWER SHOW
Visit one of the best-loved events in the UK gardening calendar, gorgeous gardens, fabulous florals and fantastic shopping in an unforgettable setting

 


Thur/Fri/Sat/Sun July 5/6/7/8 -
£54.00

includes admission and around 6 hours at the show.

Reader Trips: Hampton Court Flower

Reader Trips: Symph Russia

SYMPHONIC RUSSIA - Royal Albert Hall
Enjoy an evening with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performing classical favourites from one of the world’s most artistic nations featuring virtuosic pianist Natasha Paremski and many classic Russian masterpieces including Ruslan and Ludmilla Overture, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini and 1812 Overture.

 


Sat July 7th -
£65.00

Includes stall seat for 7.30pm show.

WIMBLEDON DAY TRIP
An opportunity to soak up the unique atmosphere of the world’s premier Grand Slam tennis championship over the ‘Finals’ weekend. Be there, wandering the grounds and taking your reserved seat on No 1 Court to see the stars of tomorrow and yesteryear competing in the Junior and Senior events. Visit the large screen TV adjacent to Henman Hill for live action on Centre Court, celebrity spot or take a Pimm’s at this iconic summer event. Price includes full day at Wimbledon with reserved seat on No 1 Court and coaching. Please note Wimbledon Rain-Affected Play policy applies, - if less than 60 minutes play takes place on No 1 Court only £30 will be refunded. More than one hours play but less than two hours only £15 will be refunded. No1 Court offers no cover from the weather conditions , hot, cold, wet or dry, for the 2018 championship.

 

Sun July 15th - £85.00

Reader Trips: Wimbledon new pic

Reader Trips: Clarence House

THE MANY QUEENS OF ENGLAND & CLARENCE HOUSE
Seven Queens have ruled in their own right or eight if you include Matilda and then there are the Queen Consorts and who can ignore the very many royal mistresses, what intriguing tales to tell! This London tour is unusual and entertaining seeking out the hidden reminders of the Many Queens of England and culminates with a visit to Clarence House, for 50 years the home of The Queen Mother and is now the London home of the Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall.


Thurs Aug 9th or Wed Aug 22nd - £53.00

 

Price includes professionally guided coach tour and Clarence House admission.

WALKING WITH DINOSAURS - Wembley Arena, 3pm
Be amazed and thrilled as the greatest creatures ever to walk the earth return before your eyes! This dazzling production features new, state of the art technology.


Fri December 28th - £63.00

 

Includes second price Category B seat

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For a full printable list of all our trips, please click here

 

Please note: Management/Promoters reserve the right to substitute performers and unless a tour is cancelled due to insufficient response all monies paid are non-refundable and tours are non-transferable. Details shown are for general information only, all prices are believed correct at time of upload, however Reader Travel reserve the right to verbally confirm a price at the time of booking and this price shall apply and supersede any written material.
Newmarket Promotions Ltd terms and conditions apply, available on request prior to booking or online here. Strictly no under 16's without parent's written consent.
SSP = Usual single seat/admission selling price excluding theatre levy or any venue facility/service charge fees. Smoking, alcohol or illegal substances NOT permitted on coaches. Provisional bookings can be made, held for three days only.