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Take to the skies with this exciting and unforgettable microlight flight. You’ll have the opportunity to soar through the sky for 20 minutes in this safe, fun and unique aircraft – all under the supervision of an expert instructor. During your flight you’ll even have the opportunity to take control of the microlight and learn some basic manoeuvres – and with the breathtaking Nottinghamshire countryside beneath you, you’ll also be able to take in some spectacular views!
As seen in Top Gear magazine and exclusive to Red Letter Days, this rip-roaring Piaggio Ape racing experience at Rye House is the ultimate in three-wheeled fun. Kick things off with an introduction to the controls of these tri-wheeled Italian stallions, before being split into teams of two and taking 20 minutes of practise laps to decide qualifying positions. Next it's time for the main event - sprint across the track, hop in your Ape, start those engines and go, go, go! During the course of this 40 minute race, work out a team strategy and take part in pit stops to change drivers in a bid to come in the top three and win a trophy! Have you got what it takes?
See the iconic River Thames from the best vantage points with this excellent package, perfect for exploring the capital. Visit the Tower Bridge exhibition - an impressive 42 metres above the Thames, it offers panoramic views of the city and is filled with information about the structure that dominates the riverscape. See the Victorian Engine Room and step back in time to the era when this magnificent bridge was built. Throughout the day, travel in style on the River Thames with two hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tickets and cruise between four piers, taking in unique views of London landmarks along the way. Cruising is the best way to sightsee!
View Manchester from the sky during this 12 mile pleasure flight in a powerful, fast-moving five-seater Jet Ranger helicopter. It's the way the rich and famous like to travel and it's the best way to see the incredible sights of the beautiful British landscape. During the flight, climb to around 1000 feet and take in the breath taking countryside sights, with the pilot pointing out the local landmarks along the way. Be certain to take along a camera to capture some impressive imagery to show friends and family and re-live the experience time and time again.
Get behind the wheel of a 4x4 for a challenging off road adventure, tackling gut stomach churning slopes and intense angles on a specially-designed course. The session kick offs with a full safety briefing, followed by a quick demonstration drive from a qualified instructor to get ready for the main event. Next, grab the wheel of a 4x4 (a Toyota or Mitsubishi) for a thrilling experience at this beautiful location. As this is a one-to-one session, there is no need to share the driving with anyone else, so you can really test the capabilities of this powerful vehicle and push your driving skills to the limit for a full two and a half hours.
Savour the best of local Devonshire produce with a luxurious champagne afternoon tea for two in the country. The Highbullen Hotel Golf and Country Club is a renowned Victorian-era hotel that's been beautifully refurbished to offer contemporary comfort alongside period features; tea can be taken in The Morning Room, The Drawing Room, The Glassed Terrace, The Cellars Restaurant or on the lawn in front of the manor, so there are a range of settings in which to indulge. Friendly, unobtrusive staff will greet and seat guests with a flute of Laurent-Perrier NV upon arrival. Then it's time for a delicious range of scones with Devonshire cream and jam, finger sandwiches and homemade cakes, all washed down with freshly-ground coffee or a loose-leaf tea.
Step on board a bus for an intergalactic tour of the Cardiff locations where much of Doctor Who has been filmed since the show's triumphant return to our TV screens in 2005. The tour takes in over 20 locations in and around Cardiff, including the spot where the rift opened, the store where Rose Tyler worked and Farringham village from Human Nature, as well as sites from spin-off shows Torchwood and Class. Along the way a friendly, knowledgeable guide will point out other interesting landmarks too. Learn how the show is made, watch DVD clips whilst passing the actual locations, and step off the bus to take pictures and see the locations up close.
Golf is fun. But sometimes you have to walk an awful long way before you get to the really fun bit of drinking at the 19th. Thats why weve skipped to the chase, or skipped to the chaser if you will, with Drinking Golf. An ingeniously fun game involving skill, luck, good hand/eye co-ordination and most importantly, lots of drinking. Play your way through the 18 cards of specially designed trick shots, and the loser on each hole has to drink whats in the cup. Set includes 18 x trick shot cards, 4 x ping pong balls, 1 x base and floating flag and 1 x removable plastic cup.
Driving Experience with Photo, Passenger Ride and Damage Waiver Offer
This 4 hour tour will give you the opportunity to photograph outstanding images of neoclassical buildings, modern architecture and sweeping views from the top of Calton Hill. There will also be the chance to capture images of Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood House. The tour will enable you to build on your existing skills and gain the confidence to utilise your camera to its full potential.Your professional tutor will be on hand to help you learn the tricks, tips and techniques to capture the best images possible of this vibrant environment. You will meet the tutor and other members of the group at the designated outdoor meeting point, before embarking on your tour around Edinburgh. Please note, you will need to bring your own camera in order to take part.
Based in the peaceful Hertfordshire town of St Albans, this luxurious Champneys day spa is a great place to indulge in a relaxing beauty treatment. Pamper those often neglected fingers and toes with an express manicure and pedicure performed by a fully trained Champneys therapist. Start with a replenishing hand treatment before receiving a cuticle tidying, toenail shaping and application of professional foot care products. To add those all-important finishing touches, each treatment includes a choice of either a nail polish or buffing. Complimentary refreshments of water and herbal tea are available throughout the experience.
Take a trip down memory lane with this iconic Ford Sierra Cosworth rally adventure. Known for being a high-performance vehicle, which is both powerful and reliable, it’s the perfect car to help experienced and novice drivers refine their skills. Begin with a short safety briefing before jumping in the driver’s seat, where an instructor will be on hand to offer tips and guidance throughout. Drive six hair-raising laps of the three mile loose surface course and try to master the art of rally driving as you negotiate high-speed straights, corners and challenging chicanes. Finish with an in-car debrief of the drive. With an unbelievable 18 miles of memory-making driving in total, this is the ultimate rally fan’s dream!
On the award-winning Gloucester Docks microbrewery tour, get up close and personal with the independent brewing industry and discover a vast range of beverages. It kicks off at Gloucester Brewery, where a tour of the brewhouse is followed by a sampling session in the gorgeous taproom and bottle shop. Then take a stroll to Brewhouse and Kitchen and explore their copper microbrewery. Taste a selection of their real ales from the comfort of their warm and friendly pub. End up at Tank, a craft beer pub on the docks, which boasts cask and keg brews from all over the UK. Get stuck into yet more beers, discerning the differences in their flavour and colour, and enjoy a savoury snack. Come away with new knowledge and appreciation for the amber nectar.
There’s no better way to unwind than with an indulgent overnight break at the 4-Star Churchill Hotel. This luxurious Georgian manor is set just moments from the vibrant city centre of historic York, your stay will include a delicious dinner and full breakfast at the hotel’s stylish and intimate restaurant – which has been awarded two prestigious AA rosettes. A beautiful boutique hotel combining classic elegance, charming character and contemporary comfort, you’ll love this amazing getaway for two.
Come and stay at The Dabbling Duck for an exquisite night away to escape your daily routines and totally relax. Enjoy the quiet and picturesque town of Great Massingham and see how the community gathered together to save this beautiful building from being converted into housing. The hotel has a handful of delightful rooms that are all tastefully decorated and furnished to high specification making this the ideal base for an unforgettable stay in one of the prettiest and unspoilt parts of Norfolk.
A Modern, stylish gift idea to help make any kitchen more practical. What makes this gift even more appealing is the fact that it can be used for many purposes such as a serving tray, a chopping board and even to help protect your surfaces from heat! You can personalise this glass chopping board with a line of text up to 20 characters in length (e.g. the family name). The words 'KITCHEN OF' and 'WEIGHTS AND MEASURES' are fixed. All personalisation will appear in UPPERCASE. Hand Washing is recommended. This item includes 4 slip resistant pads to attach to the base. This item is both odour and stain resistant. Ideal for New Home, Birthdays, Christmas, Mother's Day, Father's Day.
With a personal shopper on hand to provide information on some of the latest fashions and accessories this is the ultimate shopping experience. Head to House of Fraser Lakeside and enjoy a consultation with a personal shopper and discuss ideas, styles and preferences before heading out to the shop floor to find some new pieces with your £450. Women receive a mini makeover while men get a skincare consultation. Also get a small goody bag filled with product samples to take home. Retail therapy starts here!
Immerse yourself in Paradise Wildlife Park's awe-inspiring collection of reptiles and all-manner of creepy crawlies at the 'Temple of Angkor', and face-to-face with chameleons, tarantulas, pythons and many other fascinating reptiles. You'll be able to aid their keepers, who'll be on hand to answer all your questions and give you invaluable insight into reptile maintainence and care. To finish your day off, you'll receive a commemorative certificate and t-shirt at the end of your spectacular experience.
Rekindle the romance with this charming overnight break at the 4-star Oakley Hall Hotel situated in the quaint countryside of North Hampshire. Placed amongst 315 acres of green grounds, the hotel offers free Wi-Fi, complimentary eco-friendly toiletries, Egyptian cotton sheets and individually designed bedrooms. You and your guest will enjoy a relaxing stay in a deluxe room and satisfy those taste buds with a three-course dinner at the hotel’s two rosette glasshouse restaurant in the evening. What’s more, upon arrival you will be treated to a scrumptious afternoon tea and half a bottle of champagne in your room, which will make this romantic trip an unforgettable experience. After a good night’s rest enjoy a full English breakfast for two in the morning as you gaze out onto the beautiful hotel grounds.
Relight the fire in your relationship with this decadent romantic break for two at the stunning Hempstead House in Kent. You can kick off your break by relaxing in your spacious and elegant room as you enjoy complimentary bubbles and chocolates, but then it’s time for dinner! You’ll be dining in the Lakes Restaurant, which follows the classic style of the hotel with crystal chandeliers, fine china and silver cutlery. From the decadent table d’hote you can choose three delicious courses each one lovingly prepared using fresh local ingredients. In the morning, a full English breakfast will get your day off to a delicious start and then you can head to the AquaManda spa for a day of complete tranquillity. This new addition to Hempstead House features a sauna, steam room, swimming pool, hydrotherapy pool and state of the art gym, ensuring you both leave feeling rejuvenated and revitalised.
Experience the buzz of the city or escape to the quietness of the countryside – the choice is yours with a stay at Village Hotel Club Solihull. With the lively city of Birmingham in one direction and historic rural attractions including Kenilworth Castle in the other, this hotel is the perfect base for either a relaxed retreat or a chance to party in the heart of the Midlands! You’ll find a completely chilled and utterly cool atmosphere at the hotel, which boasts modern luxuries in every room, as well as state-of-the-art health and leisure facilities. Your overnight break will include breakfast in the morning.
Treat your tastebuds and enjoy unrivalled gourmet dining with someone special at the Michelin-starred JSW Restaurant. A gorgeous 17th century former coaching inn set in idyllic Hampshire and headed up by the renowned Jake Saul Watkins, this fantastic restaurant serves delicious and simple cuisine in a stylish and comfortable yet completely elegant and spacious setting. All food is delicately created using the very finest ingredients - fish sourced from the nearby Solent, lamb, beef and pork from Cumbria, locally sourced vegetables and soft fruit and exquisite chicken, guinea fowl and duck from France – and you’ll be treated to an incredible six course tasting menu with a glass of Champagne each.
Pass through grand brick archways and stunning décor to find a Victorian sanctuary with Far Eastern influence and unparalleled facilities. This stunning and ultramodern spa combines influences from different cultures world-wide to create relaxing and rejuvenating treatments guaranteed to soothe a tired body and troubled mind. Indulge in a stress-relieving massage, designed to highlight and soften areas of tension whilst immersing the mind in a sense of total peace and quiet. Then, enjoy a reviving scalp massage followed by a bespoke facial, specially developed to meet your individual skin type’s needs, leaving your face feeling moisturised, conditioned and full of life. You’ll also be treated to 4 hours’ use of the incredible spa facilities, boasting a Victorian titled pool, aromatic steam room and relaxation room - a tranquil and serene haven, ideal for those who need a break from the hustle and bustle of busy everyday life.
A luxurious 4-star haven set among over four acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, Albright Hussey Manor is a wonderful location for you and a guest to enjoy a relaxing two night hotel break. This Grade II listed country house offers the charming combination of classic elegance and contemporary comfort, and you’ll enjoy a warm, welcoming atmosphere during your stay – as well as a delicious breakfast in the hotel’s award-winning restaurant each morning.