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October

Hare & Hounds for Carvery Lunch

Tuesday 2nd October

£22.00pp inc. lunch

Inside this traditional country Free House, you will find wooden beams, log fi res, local ales and a warm welcome for all the family. Famous for years for the quality of the Carvery, particularly the cuts of meat they use. Using local suppliers, means the best fresh Devon meat and vegetables available. Outside, there is a large garden which boasts beautiful views down the valley to Sidmouth and the sea.

Lost Gardens of Heligan

Thursday 4th October

Adult £26.50pp inc. admission

Senior £25.00pp inc. admission

Twenty-five years ago, Heligan’s historic gardens were unknown and unseen; lost under a tangle of weeds. It was only the chance discovery of a door in the ruins that led to the restoration of this once great estate. Today, The Lost Gardens have been put back where they belong: in pride of place among the fi nest gardens in Cornwall.

Swindon shopper or GWR Museum

Tuesday 9th October

£15.00pp Coach Only

Swindon is a shoppers’ dream, first you have The Brunel Centre and the Parade shopping areas, also the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet is an indoor shopping mall for reduced price goods (mainly clothing), using the buildings of the disused railway engine works. The Museum of the Great Western Railway is housed in a beautifully restored Grade II listed railway building in the heart of the former Swindon railway works. The Museum tells the story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on the Great Western Railway.

Tavistock Goose Fair

Wednesday 10th October

£15.00pp Coach Only

Market traders come from all over the country to sell their wares and provide entertainment. The main street is the venue for all the stalls and sideshows providing a very enjoyable atmosphere. The more traditional side of Goose Fair can still be found at the Tavistock Livestock Centre. They usually hold an open day where you can see cattle, sheep and Dartmoor ponies, and enjoy the auction of live geese and poultry.

Westonbirt Arboretum & Tetbury (optional)

Tuesday 16th October

£23.00pp inclusive

A remarkable place for people to enjoy and learn about trees – 15,000 specimens from all over the globe offer the perfect place to relax, learn or have an adventure! The historic, Victorian picturesque tree and shrub collection is managed by the Forestry Commission. Three miles from Westonbirt is the Cotswold market town of Tetbury, where a variety of shops and tea rooms await you. Visit the famous Highgrove Shop.

Truro

Tuesday 23rd October

£16.00pp Coach Only

Truro is a city and is Cornwall’s county town and only city, its centre for administration, leisure and retail. The Cathedral is a welcome respite from shopping and well worth a visit. The city boomed during the tin mining era and has much history to enjoy.

Batsford Arboretum

Thursday 25th October

Adult £23.00pp inc. admission

Senior £22.00pp inc. admission

Welcome to Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre, home to the country’s largest private collection of trees and shrubs. This is an intimate and romantic place to visit, with interest all year round from the fi rst snowdrops of spring, right through to the outstanding autumn colour in October and November.