TOP 10 Special Interest & Events Breaks From Shearings Holidays

Shearings 2017 Holiday Programme features an extraordinary selection of holidays and experiences for you to try...

We’ve compiled a list of our ‘Top 10 Must Do’ new UK experiences’ to try with Shearings Holidays in 2017, including some our newest additions. There’s something for everyone, whatever your interests are, from Live shows and cultural breaks to Food & Drink Themed getaways and Sporting events…

The choices are wide and open; all you need to do now is decide where to go…

Live Shows & Experience Breaks

Birmingham & This Morning – Live – 2 days from only £99pp

Visit the the NEC in Birmingham and experience This Morning – Live, a brand new lifestyle show which will cover all aspects of lifestyle covered by the award-winning TV show and featuring special appearances from the This Morning family. From fashion and style, food and drink, to home, gardening, pets, beauty, health and well-being, there really will be something here for everyone!

Price includes return coach travel, one night accommodation in the Novotel Coventry, dinner, bed & breakfast, and two included en-route excursions.

Departures available from Yorkshire on 19th May 2017


The Emmerdale Studio Experience – 4 days from only £209pp

Immerse in the poignant world of the small, extraordinary rural village of Emmerdale, where the only real drama will be if you miss out…

From this spring, the live, working TV set located within the Harewood Estate in Leeds, that has played witness to many-a spectacle, will open its gates as cast and crew down scripts for the weekend and allow guests to tread the tarmac and indulge in a fully guided tour of the popular, fictional village.

Shearings 4-day interactive experience showcases the production process of the award-winning soap from the storyline and characters to the behind-the-scenes secrets of the spectacular stunts and special effects.

Highlights include a visit to the former ITV studios in Leeds, a trip to floral Harrogate and some time exploring Leed’s city centre at leisure.

Price includes luxury return coach travel, three nights’ accommodation at the Jurys Inn Bradford, daily breakfast and four evening meals plus two included excursions.

Departures: available from the South East in June and August 2017

Cultural Breaks


Romantic Bath & Stonehenge – 5 days from £319pp

Cobbled streets, gorgeous stone buildings and the wonderful mix of unique shops, everywhere you turn there’s something to catch your eye on this fantastic tour, Bath is steeped in history and heritage.

Highlights from this holiday include learning about the historical and mystical Stonehenge, discovering pretty Bradford-upon-Avon, visiting Cheddar and exploring UNESCO World Heritage of Bath.

Price includes four night’s half-board accommodation at the Lawsdown Grove Hotel, two included excursions and luxury return coach travel

Departure available May to September 2017

Royal Occasions – 5 days from £399pp

Westminster Abbey

Customers can discover the Royal world of coronations, weddings and celebrations and find out what goes into the pomp and ceremony of some of the most significant occasions held for the Royal Family, on this cultural journey.

Highlights include a visit to Westminster Abbey and St Paul’s Cathedral, the highest point in the City of London; the chance to see the coaches and carriages used by the Royal Family on State occasions; go behind the scenes with HM the Queen’s Mounted Bodyguard at the Household Cavalry Museum and free time in capital London

Price includes four nights’ half-board accommodation at the Novotel London Greenwich, luxury return coach travel and two included excursions.

Departures available from June to August 2017

Harrogate Antiques Special – 5 days from only £339pp

This new break includes the opportunity to take along your own personal items and have them valued by the team at Tenants Auctioneers. Explore the exciting world of this historic auction house and discover if you have a valuable heirloom.

Highlights: a day out at Tennants Auctioneers, Harrogate Antique Centre, Knaresborough and floral Harrogate

Price includes: four nights accommodation, daily breakfast and four evening meals, two included excursions and luxury return coach travel

Departure available on 11th September 2017

Food and Drink Holidays

Cadbury World

Birmingham & Cadbury World – 4 days from £199pp

This is the perfect holiday for chocolate lovers! Everyone will be inspired by the story of John Cadbury, who from humble beginnings went on to create the biggest chocolate factory in the world and one of the UK’s most-loved brands. Join us on a break to the Midlands and take a tour of Cadbury World!

You will explore vibrant Birmingham city centre, hit the high street shops or extensive market and visit Cadbury World – perfect for all chocolate lovers!

Price includes luxury return coach travel, three nights’ accommodation at the Appleby Park Hotel, daily breakfast, four evening meals and two included excursions

Departure available on 26th May 2017


Afternoon Tea at Blackpool Tower – 5 days from £304pp

Love yourself in a world of elegance and charm in the sensational Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Dating back to 1894, it is world famous for its uniquely sprung dance floor and stunning architecture.

Highlights: Afternoon tea in Blackpool Tower Ballroom, an excursion to the Lake District, and Fleetwood

Price includes four nights half-board accommodation, daily breakfast and four evening meals, afternoon tea, luxury return coach travel and two included excursions.

Departures available on 26th June and 17th July 2017

Gardener’s World

BBC Gardeners World Live & BBC Good Food Show Summer – 5 days from £329pp

With a host of experts and show gardens, BBC Gardener’s World Live is a superb event for garden enthusiasts and with celebrity chefs and live cooking demonstrations, the BBC Good Food Show Summer is full of tasty treats!

Highlights include BBC Gardner’s World Live, BBC Good Food Show Summer, with tickets allowing entry to both exhibitions and a visit to historical Worcester

Price includes four nights half-board accommodation, daily breakfast and four evening meals, luxury return coach travel and two included excursions.

Departure available on 12th June 2017

Sport Themed Breaks

Royal Ascot

Royal Ascot – 5 days from only £439pp

Attracting the world’s finest racehorses and a spectacle of fashion, style and society, Royal Ascot is one of the most prestigious racing meets on the sporting calendar

Highlights include a full day of racing at Royal Ascot, Queen Anne Enclosure – close to the pre-parade and parade ring, entertainment on the lawn, , and a trip to central London

Price includes: four nights half-board accommodation, daily breakfast and three evening meals, luxury return coach travel and two included excursions.

Departure available on 19th June 2017

Wimbledon LTA

Sporting London – 5 days from £379pp

Visit two of the capital’s most historic and inspiring sporting venues – Lords and Wimbledon. Discover the famous stories of champions, the tales of the corridors and behind the scenes of these wonderful venues of sporting triumph

Highlights: a guided tour of Wimbledon, discover the fascinating museum, visit Lords Cricket Ground, The MCC Museum – the oldest sports museum in the world

Price includes: four nights accommodation, breakfast and dinner, luxury return coach travel and two included excursions

Departures available on the 5th June and 4th September 2017



Book any of the above breaks by 18th March 2017, quoting promo code AAC701 and you will save 10% off brochure prices!

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