Derbyshire Heritage 2019

Derbyshire Heritage 2019

A new look many of Derbyshire's attractions

3 day Holiday

 

Friday 5 July  £225

 

Single supplement NIL

 

INSURANCE £19.50  inc IPT

 

INCLUDES: 2 nights dinner, bed  breakfast

               Admission to Haddon Hall and Melbourne Hall Gardens

 

NOTE: Haddon Hall - difficult visit for anyone with mobility problems. No access for wheelchairs/scooters

Day 1 Friday

A chance to discover the city of Derby, as we should arrive around lunchtime and stay for a few hours this afternoon. A highlight is the Cathedral Quarter with unique independent shops,great cafés, restaurants and bars, stunning arts and cultural venues and historic landmarks including the magnificent Cathedral itself. On to the Derbyshire Hotel for 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast.

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Day 2 Saturday

Included visit to Haddon Hall, probably the finest example of a fortified medieval manor house in existence. Present-day Haddon Hall dates from the 12th century and was brought back to its former glory in the 1920s, when the 9th Duke and Duchess of Rutland restored the house and gardens. Wander the gardens, grounds and countryside. Explore the interior and maybe end your visit in the café. Enjoy typical Peak District scenery as well with some sightseeing time in Matlock or Bakewell.

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Day 3 Sunday

Leave after breakfast for a visit to Melbourne Hall Gardens. Located to the south of Derby the Hall is the private residence of Lord and Lady Kerr who initiated and imaginative planting scheme in the gardens, including shrubs, specimen trees and a unique collection of Magnolias and Roses, making this a garden of rare beauty. Return home later in the day.

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B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

As a county with a mix of fine scenery and a cultural heritage, Derbyshire is hard to beat. Limestone cliffs and gorges, heather-clad moorlands – the natural beauty of the southernmost part of the Pennies. Regency and Victorian architecture in the towns, not forgetting some magnificent stately homes

 

DERBYSHIRE HOTEL http://www.hithederbyshire.co.uk/. Located in the old mining village of South Normanton, right by the edge of the Peak District, the hotel is stylish and modern, with all the facilities required for an enjoyable stay. It has charm; it is cosy and thoughtfully furnished. The en suite rooms have TV, telephone, tea/coffee making. Lift. Free WiFi.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Ashingdon Golden Cross Golden Cross, By Fox (Welcome Homes)
Barking, North St North Street, Barking,outside St Margaret's Church
Barkingside Barkingside, Fulwell Cross, by Swimming Baths
Basildon Trafford House Trafford House (Adjacent to Basildon Rail Station)
Billericay Sun Corner Sun Corner, Laindon Road, Billericay
Brentwood Brentwood High St, by Argos
Canvey Island - Canute King Canute PH, Canvey Island
Canvey Island - Haystack Long Road, Canvey Island, Haystack
Chalkwell Park Chalkwell Park Bus Stop
Chandos Garage Hockley Chandos Garage Hockley
Cricketers Westcliff Cricketers Bus Stop, Southend on Sea
Dagenham Wood Lane Wood Lane, Dagenham, Opp Morrisons
Eastwood - Kent Elms Kent Elms Corner, Eastwood, Rayleigh Road
Eastwood - Rochford Cnr Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Rochford Corner
Eastwood Jones Corner Eastwood, Rayleigh Road, Jones Corner
Bus Stop by Brookside Tavern
Folkestone services XX Eurotunnel- Stop 24 Junction 11 on M20
Grays Oak PH Oak PH, Socketts Heath, Grays
Hadleigh - Vic House Cnr Vic House Corner, Kiln Road, Hadleigh
Hadleigh Church Hadleigh Church, Bus Layby
Harold Wood Harold Wood, Bus Stops, Harold Wood Station
Hockley Spa Spa Road Bus Stop, Hockley
Hopes Green, S Benfleet High Road, S Benfleet, by Benfleet Tvl opp Shell G
Hornchurch North Street, Hornchurch, Fire Station
Ilford Clements Road, Ilford, by East London Travelshop
Kents Hill Lights Kents Hill Lights Bus Stop, London Road, Benfleet
Kiln Road (Kenneth Road) Kiln Road (Kenneth Road) - Thundersley
Leigh on Sea - Elms Elms PH, London Road, Leigh on Sea
Leigh on Sea - Thames Dr Thames Drive, Leigh on Sea
M25 Thurrock Services M25 Thurrock Services Coach Park
North Shoebury Road Bus Stop , outside Asda (St Marys)
North Shoebury Road, Shoeburyness
Pitsea Granada Bingo, Pitsea
Rayleigh Websters Way Websters Way, Rayleigh, opp Rayleigh Lanes
Rochford Station Bus Stop Rochford Station Bus Stop, Bradley Way
Romford St Edwards Way, Romford, Bus Stop 'H'
Shenfield Shenfield Station
South Benfleet Clare Rd Tarpots Coach Stop (opp Clare Road), Sth Benfleet
South Benfleet St Marys St Mary's Church, Layby, South Benfleet
Southchurch Tyrrel Drive Southchurch Road - Tyrrel Drive (Swintons)
Southchurch White Horse White Horse Bus Stop, Southchurch
Southend Airport Bus Stop, Southend Airport, Eastwoodbury Crescent
Southend Queensway Bus Layby, Rear of Sainsburys, Southend
Stanford le Hope Rookery Rookery Corner, Stanford le Hope (St Cleres Hall G
TBA TBA
Thorpe Bay Station Station, Acacia Drive, Thorpe Bay
Upminster St Mary's Lane/Bell Corner, Upminster
Vange Barge Vange Barge Bus Stop, High Road, Pitsea
Wakering Crouchmans Wakering High St/ Crouchmans Avenue
West Leigh Schools West Leigh Schools, London Rd, Leigh on Sea
Westcliff on Sea Bell PH Bell PH, Rochford Road Bus Stop
Westcliff on Sea Palace Palace Theatre, Westcliff on Sea
Wickford Halls Corner Halls Corner, opp Police Station, Wickford
x Benfleet Hopes see hope xxxxxHopes Green, High Road,xxxxxxxsee new p/up
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