Saffords Coaches

2021 DAY EXCURSIONS

 

 

DATES DESTINATION FARES     TIMETABLE CODE
  Unless stated otherwise all full day excursions will leave for return at 17.00  hours.  Please confirm departure times with coach driver.        
  Entrance fees etc. are NOT included in the fares, unless otherwise stated.        
    Adult Senior Citizen Child                 (3-13)  
MAY LIMITED PLACES THIS MONTH DUE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING RULES        
Sun 23rd HUNSTANTON, A day at leisure in this popular Norfolk seaside town, BEDFORD PICK UP 24.50 22.50 17.50 H
Sun 30th SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, A traditional seaside town with 7 miles of seafront  24.50 24.00 19.00 F
JUNE          
Wed 2nd SHERINGHAM & CROMER, A day at leisure on the North Norfolk Coast  24.50 22.50 19.00 F
Sun 6th GREAT YARMOUTH, a day at leisure in this popular seaside town 24.50 24.00 19.00 F
Sat 12th SKEGNESS, a day of leisure on the Lincolnshire coast BEDFORD PICK UP 25.50 25.00 20.00 H
Sun 20th HUNSTANTON, a day of leisure in this popular Norfolk seaside town 23.50 21.50 16.50 F
  limited places on the above trips due to social distancing rules        
Sat 26th BURE VALLEY RAILWAY & CRUISE ON THE MISSISSIPPI PADDLE BOAT, includes train and cruise fare. A 9 mile journey by steam train through lovely rural Norfolk from Aylsham to Wroxham where you have some free time before we travel onto Horning for our afternoon cruise 37.00 36.00 28.00 F
Sun 27th BLENHEIM PALACE FLOWER SHOW,PARK & GARDENS, includes admission. This show offers a fantastic experience, with the country's top nurseries showcasing the best of British gardening and plenty of fabulous shopping opportunities. 27.50 25.00 16.00 B
JULY          
Sat 3rd CLACTON-ON-SEA, a day at leisure in this bustling seaside resort  23.00 22.00 17.00 F
Sun 4th STRATFORD UPON AVON AND RIVER CRUISE, includes boat fare. A relaxing 40 minute cruise giving you a fresh look at Shakespeare's Avon, experience travelling through a working lock that dates back 200 years. You then have the rest of the day to explore this historic market town 26.50 26.00 24.50 C
Sun 11th HAMPTON COURT GARDEN FESTIVAL, includes admission. Visit the worlds largest annual garden show set in the spectacular grounds of Hampton Court Palace 52.00 51.50 20.00 B
Sat 17th WATERPERRY GARDENS - CRAFT IN FOCUS, includes admission. This event celebrates the world of ceramics and showcases over 100 diverse ceramic artists.  The 8 acre ornamental gardens include a rose and formal knot garden and a water-lily canal 24.50 23.50 13.00 B
Sun 25th NATIONAL ARBORETUM AND LICHFIELD, UK's Centre of Remembrance set in 150 acres of maturing woodland and gardens. A beautiful place to remember loved ones and especially those who made the ultimate sacrifice 26.00 25.00 18.00 C
Tue 27th SOUTHWOLD & ALDEBURGH Suffolk by the sea in the charming seaside town of Southwold and the delightful fishing port of Aldeburgh 24.50 24.00 19.00 F
Wed 28th MATLOCK BATH & BAKEWELL visit two popular places in the Peak district. Matlock Bath one of the most scenically beautiful places in Derbyshire and the picturesque town of Bakewell situated in the heart of the National Park 24.50 23.50 19.00 B
Sat 31st LINCOLN FLOWER FESTIVAL, includes admission. Enjoy more than 130 spectacular arrangements in the stunning setting of Lincoln Cathedral BEDFORD PICK UP 34.00 33.00 16.00 H
AUGUST          
Sun 1st GREAT YARMOUTH, A day at leisure in this popular seaside town 24.50 24.00 19.00 F
Tue 3rd KENILWORTH CASTLE & ELIZABETHAN GARDENS, includes admission. From medieval fortress to Elizabethan palace, Kenilworth Castle has been at the centre of England's affairs for much of its 900-year history. Today, you can marvel at the mighty Norman keep and imagine the majesty of the Great Hall playing host to medieval monarchs. Walk in the footsteps of the great Tudor queen as you explore the immaculate garden and picture the opulence and splendour of Elizabethan Kenilworth.  34.50 33.00 24.50 C
Wed 4th WHITSTABLE & HERNE BAY, Two popular seaside towns in Kent, Whitstable with its rich maritime history and the classic seaside town of Herne bay 24.50 23.50 16.00 B
Thur 5th RHS WISLEY GARDENS, Includes admission.  One of the worlds great gardens packed with horticulturally inspiration.  31.50 30.50 20.50 C
Sat 7th RHS HYDE HALL FLOWER SHOW, includes admission floral extravaganza set in the grounds of RHS Hyde Hall gardens 32.50 31.50   D
Tue 10th MAIDENHEAD TO WINDSOR RIVER CRUISE  includes boat fare.  Join us for a 1 1/2hr Thames Cruise from Maidenhead to Windsor, providing a spectacular view of the Castle from the river, before spending the afternoon in Windsor 35.50 34.50 26.00 B
Wed 11th SKEGNESS, a day of leisure on the Lincolnshire coast 24.50 24.00 19.00 F
Thur 12th FAKENHAM MARKET & SHERINGHAM, combine some time to wander around the market in Fakenham with time by the sea in Sheringham 24.50 22.50 19.00 F
Sun 15th HUNSTANTON, A day at leisure in this popular Norfolk seaside town BEDFORD PICK UP 24.50 22.50 17.50 H
Tue 17th WOBURN SAFARI PARK, includes admission. Experience the thrill of driving alongside Rhino, Giraffe, Lions and many more amazing wild animals set in over 300 acres, enjoy the leisure area with lots of great activities included in the price 38.50 35.00 31.50 G
Wed 18th CROMER, A day at leisure on the North Norfolk Coast 24.50 22.50 19.50 F
Thur 19th DISCOVER RUTLAND, CRUISE AND VISIT  ITS FAMOUS LANDMARK  includes boat fare,  tea/coffee and biscuits. Visiting Uppingham, Braunston-in-Rutland and Oakham before boarding the Rutland Belle for refreshments and cruise including a visit to the famous Normanton Church             BEDFORD PICK UP 32.00 31.00 28.50 H
Sun 22nd DEAL & RAMSGATE, A visit to Ramsgate one of the great English seaside towns of the 19th century and the picturesque seaside town of Deal 25.00 24.00 16.50 B
Mon 23rd NEWBURY & KENNET HORSE DRAWN BOAT, includes boat cruise with tea and cake. Spend the morning in Newbury then enjoy the peace and tranquillity on the kennet and Avon Canal from one of the few remaining horse drawn canal barges in the country 38.00 36.00 33.00 B
Tue 24th MORETON IN THE MARSH MARKET & BOURTON ON THE WATER, Royal charter market, the largest weekday tourist attraction in the Cotswolds. Also visiting Bourton-on-the-water 22.00 21.00 17.00 B
Thur 26th CLACTON AIR SHOW, Enjoy the air show taking to the skies over the Essex coast 23.00 22.00 17.00 F
Sat 28th LINCOLNSHIRE AVIATION HERITAGE CENTRE & WOODHALL SPA, includes admission. The Centre is home to Lancaster NX611 and a museum based on a WWII airfield with original control tower, Escaping Society museum, Home Front exhibition, Hampden restoration project, memorial chapel and many memorabilia exhibitions. Then visit Woodhall Spa said to be one of Lincolnshire's most attractive villages 30.00 28.00 19.00 D
Mon 30th GREAT YARMOUTH, a day at leisure in this popular seaside town 24.50 24.00 19.00 F
SEPTEMBER          
Sat 4th WROXHAM & A NORFOLK BROAD CRUISE ON THE SOUTHERN COMFORT PADDLE STEAMER, includes boat fare. After a visit to Wroxham capital of the Norfolk Broads we then travel to the beautiful village of Horning to board The Southern Comfort  a double-decked paddle boat. We travel along the river Bure passing lovely old thatched houses, windmills and Norfolk reed beds. After the tour spend some leisure time in Horning before we journey home 29.00 28.50 27.50 F
Sun 5th BUCKINGHAM PALACE GARDENS, includes admission. Wander around the winding paths and experience the beauty and calm of this walled oasis in central London. Enjoy a picnic on one of the sweeping lawns overlooking the palace, you can purchase refreshments from one of the many food stalls dotted around the Garden or bring your own food and drink 34.50 34.00 25.00 C
Sat 11th RAF COSFORD AIR SHOW, includes admission. The RAF Cosford Air Show will include an action-packed flying display with the very best displays including powerful demonstrations of modern military aircraft.  TBA TBA TBA N
Wed 15th 'SONGS OF A CENTURY' WICKSTEED PARK, includes admission and 3 course meal. Songs of a century brings you music from stars such as Fred Astaire, Ginger Rodgers, Gracie Fields, Frank Sinatra, Cliff Richard and Cilla Black Limited tickets please book early and advise any dietary requirements  41.50 40.50 35.50 G
Sat 18th VINEYARD TOUR & TASTING + BURY ST EDMUNDS, includes tour and tasing at Gifford's Hall Vineyards, learn about the history of English Wine, tour the winery before enjoying a tasting of 3 wines & 3 liqueurs. The afternoon is spent in the historic market town of Bury St Edmunds 35.50 34.50 12.00 D
Sun 19th SHERINGHAM & CROMER, A day at leisure on the North Norfolk Coast BEDFORD PICK UP 25.50 23.50 20.00 H
Wed 22nd DON'T PANIC - A TRIBUTE TO THE HOME GUARD, HILARIOUS VINTAGE COMEDY SHOW INCLUDES AFTERNOON TEA, Price includes admission to show and a generous 3 tier afternoon tea at the Tereza Joanne in London's Royal Docks, PLEASE BOOK EARLY AND ADVISE OF ANY DIETARY, DISABILITY REQUIREMENTS. 4.00pm performance 60.50 60.50 60.50 N
Sun 26th DORLEY COURT AND SAVILLE GARDENS, includes admission. Enjoy a morning visit to Dorney Court  a uniquely beautiful Tudor Manor house and the afternoon at The Saville Garden a hidden gem in the heart of Windsor Great Park 39.50 38.50 16.50 B
OCTOBER          
Sat 2nd COTSWOLDS TOWNS & VILLAGES AUTUMN TOUR, stopping in Banbury for coffee then via Chipping Camden, Broadway, Moreton, Stow and onto Bourton-on-the-Water for lunch and in the afternoon to Burford, Chipping Norton, Woodstock and returning via Thame 24.50 23.50 17.50 B
Sat 9th KNITTING AND STITCHING SHOW, ALEXANDRA PALACE, includes admission. An excellent show not only for knitting and stitching as the name suggests but so much more, crochet, embroidery, quilting, jewellery making, card making and more TBA TBA TBA N
Sun 10th HUNSTANTON, a day of leisure in this popular Norfolk seaside town 23.50 21.50 16.50 F
Sat 16th SOUTHWOLD & ALDEBURGH Suffolk by the sea in the charming seaside town of Southwold and the delightful fishing port of Aldeburgh BEDFORD PICK UP 25.50 25.00 20.00 H
Sun 17th PENHURST PLACE & GARDENS, includes admission to house and gardens. Set in the beautiful Weald of Kent, Penhurst Place once the property of King Henry VIII  has stood on the banks of the river Medway since the 14th century. 34.50 30.00 27.00 C
Sat 23rd CLACTON-ON-SEA, a day at leisure in this bustling seaside resort BEDFORD PICK UP 24.00 23.00 18.00 H
Wed 27th SPRINGFIELDS SHOPPING VILLAGE, shopping at the springfields outlet centre, Spalding where there are amazing savings to take advantage of. 16.50 15.50 13.00 D
Sat 30th TRENTHAM SHOPPING VILLAGE, with 77 timber lodges housing amazing shops, café's and restaurants and lovely village atmosphere 25.50 24.50 18.50 C
NOVEMBER          
Sat 6th NORWICH SHOPPING, The Cathedral City of Norwich is a shoppers paradise and has a huge amount to offer for a day out 21.00 20.00 17.00

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Sun 7th SIMPLY CHRISTMAS  NEC, Includes admission. A unique retail experience is an extravaganza of exclusive  ranges of bespoke and unusual gifts; including glass, jewellery, art, candles, ceramics, clothing and so much more 40.50 39.50 33.50 C
Sat 13th RUSHDEN LAKES, SHOPPING from big brand fashion to local independents, Rushden Lakes has something for everyone.  19.00 18.00 16.00 G
Mon 15th THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, includes admission. An amazing Christmas spectacular of music and dancing. The largest show of its kind in the  country. Sorry no children under 8 admitted. Please book early 62.50 62.50 62.50 J
Sat 20th ELY CATHEDRAL CHRISTMAS FAYRE, includes admission. This is recognised as one of the major Christmas fayres in the country and the Cathedral provides a unique and atmospheric venue quite like no other 21.00 20.00 17.00 D
Sat 27th BURY ST EDMUNDS CHRISTMAS MARKET, A traditional Christmas market  17.00 16.00 12.00 E
Sun 28th BLENHEIM PALACE AT XMAS, includes admission. Admire majestic Blenheim Palace in all its finery as it is decorated for Christmas as well as browsing the market stalls 43.00 40.50 21.50 C
DECEMBER          
Wed 1st CHRISTMAS EXTRAVAGANZA SHOW- WICKSTEED PARK, includes admission and Christmas lunch. With over 30 costume changes, stunning vocalists and dancers from West End shows, plus the very best variety and comedy performers. PLEASE BOOK EARLY AND ADVISE ANY DIETARY,DISABILITY REQUIREMENTS 41.50 40.50 35.50      G
Sun 5th WINDSOR CASTLE AT CHRISTMAS, includes admission, See the Castle decked with Christmas tress, garlands and twinkling lights for the festive season, this is a wonderful time to see Windsor. 42.00 39.00 29.50 C
Tues 7th THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, includes admission. An amazing Christmas spectacular of music and dancing. The largest show of its kind in the  country. Sorry no children under 8 admitted. Please book early 62.50 62.50 62.50 J
Sat 11th BIRMINGHAM CHRISTMAS MARKET , Get into the festive spirit with a visit to Birmingham Christmas Market 24.00 23.00 19.00 C
Mon 13th THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, includes admission. An amazing Christmas spectacular of music and dancing. The largest show of its kind in the  country. Sorry no children under 8 admitted. Please book early 62.50 62.50 62.50 J
Fri 17th THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, includes admission. An amazing Christmas spectacular of music and dancing. The largest show of its kind in the  country. Sorry no children under 8 admitted. Please book early 62.50 62.50 62.50     J
           
  SAFFORD COACHES LTD RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL ANY EXCURSION WITH LESS THAN 20 PASSENGERS.  WE WILL REFUND ALL MONEY PAID FOR ANY CANCELLED EXCURSION.        

 

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