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Sussex Bygone Years

Sussex Bygone Years

G&K Shared

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This tour offers the chance to reminisce over the bygone years, visiting the Weald and Downland Living Museum, TV home of the BBC's 'The Repair Shop'; Amberleigh Museum dedicated to preserving the industrial heritage of the Southeast. Sample the grandeur of Goodwood House, experiencing its outstanding art collection and richly coloured state apartments to their full Regency splendour. There is time at leisure to explore the much-conserved town of Arundel with its Castle and Cathedral. 

Day 1

We depart home area and make our way to our hotel on Hayling Island, making suitable comfort stops. We arrive with time to freshen up and relax before our evening meal.

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Day 2

Today we visit the Weald and Downland Museum - a hidden gem in the South East, quintessentially British in a picture perfect setting. It is a museum for those who want to see, touch and even smell what life was really like for people living in the years gone by. Following our visit we enjoy a scenic drive through the beautiful South Downs with its rolling hills and glimpse of the sea.

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Day 3

This morning we visit Goodwood House and its estate, we are served tea and coffee on arrival prior to our tour of the house. We tour the state apartments, experience a unique insight into the history of the House that has been family owned by the Dukes of Richmond for over 300 years. Time allowed afterwards to explore the grounds. Afterwards, we visit the historic Chichester.

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Day 4

Visit Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre, set in 36-acres in the heart of the South Downs, explore via a narrow gauge railway or vintage bus. Free time to explore the much-conserved town of Arundel with its Castle and Cathedral. This afternoon we visit Portsmouth.

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Day 5

After breakfast we return to home area making a suitable lunch stop.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

LANGSTONE QUAYS RESORT, HAYLING ISLAND ****

Located in the Chichester Harbour Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Langstone Quays Resort offers a stunning harbour-side setting as it over looks the Langstone Estuary. The Waterside Restaurant served freshly prepared meals in comfortable surroundings. The Lifestyle Health and Leisure Club has an indoor swimming pool, gymnasium, hot tub, sauna and stem room which is complimentary during your stay.

 

AT A GLANCE

  • 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

  • Free use of hotel leisure facilities

  • Private visit & tour of Goodwood House

  • Entrance to Weald & Downland Open Air Museum

  • Visit to Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre

  • Coach excursions as described

 

TRAVEL OPTIONS

Upgrade your room (subject to availability). Supplements apply, call 01268 777 777, option 1

 

G&K Shared Tour

We have been working behind the scenes with Galloway to be able to offer you an even wider range of UK and Continental Holidays, this enables us to offer you more choice and some exciting NEW destinations. As these Holidays will be offered by both companies, we encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment.

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Barking Station Parade, IG11 8TU
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Barkingside Fullwell Cross, Bus Stop A - IG6 2EA
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Basildon Cherrydown East Bus Stop, Basildon
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Brentwood Brentwood, Outside The Dairyman
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Chalkwell Park Chalkwell Park Bus Stop, London Road
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Chelmsford Victoria Road Victoria Road CM1 1JR
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Collier Row White Hart Lane - Bus Stop out Tythe Court RM7 8LZ
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Corringham Town Centre Gordon Road, Bus Stop opposite Colbourne Close
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Cranham Front Lane/Moor Lane Junction Bus Stop RM14 1XJ
Outside Restaurant Opp. Car Park
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Dagenham Church Elm Lane, Bus Stop L - RM10 9QS
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Depot Depot, Princess Road, Rayleigh
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Hadleigh Church Hadleigh Church, Bus Layby
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Harold Wood Bus Stop A, Gubbins Lane, RM3 0DR
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Hockley Spa Hockley Spa, Bus Stop outside the Library
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Holiday Inn, Brentwood Holiday Inn Brentwood
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Hornchurch. Hornchurch Town Centre, outside Sutton Arms
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Hutton Hutton, Bus Stop just past the Chequers Pub
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Ilford Ilford, Bus Stop outside 6 Clements Road, IG1 1BA
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Kavanaghs Rd Kavanaghs Road/London Road, Brentwood
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Palace Theatre Palace Theatre Bus Stop
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Pitsea Outside Gala Bingo Hall, Pitsea
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Queensway Queensway Bus Stop (Behind the Odeon Cinema)
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Rayleigh Stn Rayleigh Railway Station
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Romford St Edwards Way - Bus Stop H - RM1 3DQ
Out: Romford Shopping Hall
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Sadlers Farm Bus Stop on A13, just before Sadlers Farm
roundabout, nr Romsey Road
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Shenfield Stn Shenfield Station, outside Barclays Bank
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Shepherd & Dog Crays Hill Shepherd & Dog, Crays Hill
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Shotgate Shotgate Post Office
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South Green Grange Parade Bus Stop, South Green, Billericay
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Stanford Rookery Corner Rookery Corner Stanford
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Sun Corner Sun Corner London Road - Billericay
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Thames Drive Thames Drive Bus Stop
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The Elms Bus Stop outside Elms Public House, Leigh on Sea
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The Oak Grays The Oak Public House, Lodge Lane, Grays
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Thorpe Bay Stn Thorpe Bay Station, Acacia Drive (opp Station)
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Thurrock Services, Thurrock Services Coach Park, RM16 3BG
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Upminster Bus Stop M, St Mary's Lane- Upminster
Outside St.Laurence Church RM14 2QJ
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Vic Hse Cnr, Rayleigh Rd Vic House Corner, (Rayleigh Road)
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Websters Way Websters Way, Rayleigh
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White Horse White Horse,Southchurch Road, Southend
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Whittinghams Grg Whittinghams Garage, opp Rochford Railway Station
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Wickford Halls Corner, opposite Police Station, Wickford
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Woodford Green Snakes Lane East, Bus Stop R - IG8 7HU
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