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Thursday 4th October | Saltram House & Plymouth Barbican

August 30th, 2018|Day Trip|

Saltram featured in the 1995 film of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility, with Kate Winslet and Emma Thompson. The interiors are the work of Robert Adam, who is possibly the greatest architect of the late 18th century. Once the seat of the earls of Morley, the estate was passed to the National Trust in 1957, [...]

Monday 8th October | Wells & Clark’s Village

August 30th, 2018|Day Trip|

Combine shopping with sightseeing. Voted one of Britain's best cities, Wells is also one of England's smallest cities. Visit the 13th Century cathedral or the Bishop's Palace. The garden at the Palace is possibly even older than the cathedral and has Grade II listed status. The swans still ring the bell for their food at [...]

Wednesday 17th October | Looe & Tamar View Nurseries

August 30th, 2018|Day Trip|

There's lots to see at Cornwall's second largest fishing port, but the obvious thing to do is sample some of the latest catch. There are some excellent fish restaurants in town, but the best is probably The Coddy Shack. We'll finish the day with some retail therapy at Tamar View Nurseries. As well as bits [...]

Monday 22nd October | Sidmouth & the Donkey Sanctuary

August 30th, 2018|Day Trip|

Sidmouth Sidmouth is the English seaside at its most stately and serene. Take a bracing stroll along the Esplanade, which is lined by hundreds of listed buildings. The fish and chips at The White Horse Café is highly recommended. The Donkey Sanctuary helps 1.6 million donkeys around the world every year. Come and say [...]

Saturday 24th November | Cardiff

August 30th, 2018|Day Trip|

Cardiff Castle Start your Christmas shopping in the Welsh capital. The most interesting shopping can be found in the Victorian arcades, where you'll find the best independent shops and cafes. There are also the big names, including the largest John Lewis outside London. If you think it's too soon to start Christmas shopping, there's [...]