Yorkshire’s unique stretch of coastline boasts a string of gorgeous and very different seaside towns and you can visit them all on this trip. From the traditional resorts of Bridlington, Robin Hood’s Bay and Whitby, to the very gem of the Yorkshire coast – Scarborough!  

Discover the North East like never before with excursions to beautiful castles, mansions, gardens and even an island! Go at your own pace or stick together as a group as you visit Alnwick Castle, famous for its appearances on Downton Abbey and Harry Potter, along with Bamburgh Castle which overlooks the Northumberland coastline and beyond. Discover ingenious inventions at National Trust’s Cragside House and explore the tidal Holy Island, which is only accessible during certain times of the day due to the changing coastline. Plus, there are visits to Rothbury and York.

Travel with us in Club Class style as we return once again on this popular break filled with included excursions to Electric Mountain and a ‘Ferry across the Mersey’ for a lunchtime break at the Albert Dock. You’re sure to have a wonderful time on this Singles break, with plenty of opportunity to make friends or enjoy  some ‘me time’.

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  • Duration: 2 days
  • Departs: 13/10/2018
  • Arrives: 14/10/2018
  • Prices from: £129

In 2019 the Skills Group will be celebrating its 100th anniversary, with preparations already underway and lots of events planned throughout the year – we invite you to join us on this weekend for the official launch for our Centenary Holiday brochure! On this break you’ll be joined by members of the Skills Group and have exclusive access to our fantastic offers at our brochure fayre, which will only be available to those of you who join us. Along with free time in Durham and Newcastle, we have also planned a fabulous disco and party night with a drinks reception and a 3 course dinner. We look forward to welcoming you on board.

Embark on some of Britain’s best-loved and most stunning heritage railways on this fantastic new break! Enjoy unforgettable journeys the Severn Valley Railway, Gloucester Warwickshire Railway & Dean Forest Railway as well as visits to Stratford-Upon-Avon, Shrewsbury, Gloucester, Hereford & Worcester.

The breathtaking sculpture Wave, is a magnificent sweeping arch of bright red poppies (originally seen at the Tower of London as part of the installation ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’) is making its way to the Imperial War Museum North later this year and this is your chance to be there! On this fascinating stay we also visit Arley Hall & Gardens.

If you’re looking for something festive to do this Christmas, then you’ve come to the right place! This year enjoy some Christmas festivities in the North-East as we visit Castle Howard, Middlesbrough Christmas Market and traditional York.