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Barrow Boys & Bankers

Barrow Boys & Bankers

This NEW tour features some of London’s best loved markets where bankers and insurance companies live and work. We also visit Bletchley Park and the Imperial War Museum.

Holiday Highlights

• ‘Barrow Boys, Markets & Bankers’ Tour

- Famous Markets - London’s Banking District ‘The City’

- Canary Wharf

 

• Bletchley Park

• Imperial War Museum, Duxford

Thursday

We depart and make our way to
Hertfordshire arriving at our hotel for the next 4
nights with dinner, bed and breakfast with tea/
coffee, biscuits served on arrival.

Friday

Today we visit Bletchley Park, home of
the secret WW2 Enigma decoding machine, and
the birthplace of the modern computer. The
Victorian mansion was headquarters of British
intelligence staff during the war and the
outstanding Churchill Collection is not to be
missed

Saturday

Today we head south into London to
meet our guide for today’s ‘Barrow Boys and
Bankers’ tour. We hear contrasting stories of
rags and riches in London districts. We head for
the City and London’s financial district Canary
Wharf, home to major banks and insurance
companies.

Sunday

We visit the superb Imperial War
Museum at Duxford, formerly an RAF base,
today Duxford is Britain’s largest aviation
museum and you can see the spectacular
collection of British and American planes, tanks,
and naval exhibits.

Monday

After breakfast we leave and head for
home.

Your Hotel

Mercure Letchworth Hall Hotel

 

The Mercure Letchworth Hall Hotel stands in 8 acres

of grounds in Hertfordshire. This former old English Manor

House retains many Jacobean features. All bedrooms are

en suite with satellite TV, radio, telephone, hairdryer and

tea/coffee making facilities.

The hotel has a lift.

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

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

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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