Featured Day Trip: Eden Camp

Eden Camp is an award-winning modern history museum, housed within the grounds of a genuine WWII prisoner of war camp, near Malton. This North Yorkshire museum is crammed with history and guarantees an ‘as authentic as can be’ experience of life during WWII. First opening to the public in 1987, this museum has grown into
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Glasgow & Edinburgh: Tale of Two Cities

So, the Charles Dickens version might have focused on London and Paris, but Glasgow and Edinburgh are two cities equally worthy of a visit we’re offering you both! Scottish cities, Glasgow and Edinburgh, are both on the agenda for this summer with Stanley Travel and we want to give you an equal amount of insight
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Featured Day Trip: York Shopper & McArthurGlen

Come along with Stanley Travel as we take in the historic city of York, with the option of a visit to the popular McArthurGlen Outlet! Explore the sights and sounds of this beautiful city, crammed with 2000 years of culture and historical importance, including the York Minster Cathedral. York, as most of you will know,
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Featured Day Trip: Holy Island and Seahouses

On Saturday 7th May, we are on our travels to the popular seaside resorts of Holy Island and Seahouses. Holy Island also known as ‘The Holy Island of Lindisfarne’, is a tidal island off the North East coast of England, which is seen by many as the starting point of Celtic Christianity. The Lindisfarne Gospels
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Dickensian Christmases – A Victorian Experience in Grassington

This sleepy North Yorkshire village is the perfect setting for a Dickensian Christmas and for one weekend only, browse traditional market stalls with villagers and stallholders dressed in Victorian costume. We offer a number of Christmas market trips, but this one has a very unique difference – you’ll feel like you’re travelling back in time
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Featured Day Trip – The Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate

This is the flagship show of the textiles and craft industry, as well as being the largest event of its kind across the UK, so whatever your craft passion is, this is the show for you. For those of you who love to knit or craft, this event is a key one for your calendar.
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Why It’s Important To Remember – Pickering’s Wartime & 1940s Weekend

Following last year’s day trip to Pickering’s Wartime & 1940s Weekend, we have added it to this year’s calendar! Travel back in time to the vintage 1940s or discover for the first time how life was in the wartime years at the fantastic event, taking place on Pickering Showground. The weekend – Friday 16th October
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South Lakes Safari Zoo – A Perfect Family Day Out

With over 1000 animals at this amazing Cumbrian zoo, every member of the family will be in awe on a day trip to South Lakes Safari Zoo! The zoo includes some of the world’s rarest and most endangered animals, in a natural environment. Share the same space with anything from a kangaroo, to a penguin
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Everything You Need To Know About Whitby’s Goth Weekend

A staple for the North Yorkshire coast, Whitby’s Goth Weekend guarantees a Halloween weekend of fun, ghouls and amazing scenes! Whitby’s Goth Weekend has a legion of fans thanks to its long history, with the first weekend taking place in 1994 and started with just a single group of friends interested in the town’s Dracula
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