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Harry Potter Break for Two
£218.00
Harry Potter Break for Two
Watford, Hertfordshire:: Discover the magic behind Harry Potter at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour. See the costumes, sets and mind-blowing props that helped make the film one of the best loved stories of wizardry. The tour gives an insight into the technology used and the imagination required to bring the film to life. Afterwards, head to the Hunton Park hotel for a decadent afternoon tea! After visiting the amazing film set, head to the Mercure London Watford Hotel and relax after a busy day. Stay in a double or twin room, with complimentary WiFi and TV. Take advantage of the hotel's pool and fitness suite during the stay and enjoy a buffet breakfast before checking out. Availability: Daily throughout the year, subject to availability and excluding 24, 25 and 26 December and 14 February. Please book at least one week in advance. Weather: Duration: The tour takes place every half hour from 10am to 4pm and lasts two to three hours. Afternoon tea at the Hunton Park hotel is served between 3pm and 5pm. Check into the hotel from 2pm (contact them if arriving later) and check out by noon. Numbers On Day: Share the tour with a maximum of 120 participants. Spectators: Dress Code: The dress code is smart casual please. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. All relevant venues can accommodate wheelchair users (please advise of any needs at point of booking). Other Info: A tour e-voucher is sent up to five days after the booking is made, which MUST be printed and produced on the day. Once booked and confirmed the package is non-refundable or transferable and cannot be cancelled.
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Two Course Lunch with Prosecco for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
£75.00
Two Course Lunch with Prosecco for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
Shepherds Bush, London:: Serving a variety of vibrant European dishes, Studio Kitchen at K West Hotel is the place to go for unbeatable modern cuisine in a trendy London setting. This lunch for two sees guests select two courses from a divine gourmet menu of starters, mains and desserts (including meat and veggie dishes), accompanied by a glass of prosecco each. With options including salmon fishcakes, wild mushroom risotto, Brick Lane burgers and chocolate fondant, it’s almost too tough to choose! Decked out with luxe leather banquette seating and dark wood furnishings, the chic location provides the perfect ambience for daytime and evening dining. Be sure to check out the art exhibit lining the walls of the restaurant, with paintings provided by London artist Rob Wass. Availability: Sunday - Thursday between 12:30pm and 9pm, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas, New years, Valentines Day and bank holidays. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue between one and a half and two hours. Numbers On Day: This voucher is valid for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Please wear smart casual attire. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. Other Info:
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17% off 30 Minute Young Driver Lesson
£29.00
17% off 30 Minute Young Driver Lesson
Selected Locations:: Who wants to wait until they are old enough to drive? Get behind the wheel on this Young Driver experience, awarded the prestigious Honest John ‘Best Car Experience’ award in 2017. Following the Driving Standards Agency curriculum, kids learn the basic driving skills needed for the road in a brand new dual-control Vauxhall Corsa Sri, with one-to-one guidance from an experienced ADI instructor. From starting the car up, accelerating, gear changing and steering, practice new skills on a replica road system with roundabouts, junctions and road signs designed to make the experience as realistic as possible. Take home a personalised Young Driver log book as a reminder of the day. A perfect introduction to real road driving for youngsters. Availability: At least one weekend date every other month per venue. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions which would make driving dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Expect to be on-site for up to an hour from sign on to debrief, including 30 minutes driving. Please arrive up to 15 minutes before the lesson is due to start. Numbers On Day: Briefings are shared, but all instruction is 1:1. Spectators: Each participant must be accompanied by an adult and there is a viewing area for adults to watch the driving from. Dress Code: Wear flat, closed toe shoes which are comfortable for driving. Guidelines: Restrictions: Drivers must be aged between 10 - 17, with a minimum height of 4' 7''. Must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Other Info: Motoring commentator Quentin Willson took his son to Young Driver and considers them a road safety revolution in the making.
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9% off 60 Minute Young Driver Lesson
£59.00
9% off 60 Minute Young Driver Lesson
Selected Locations:: Wouldn't every 10 - 17 year old love the opportunity to learn to drive? Well here's their chance. Providing kids with the chance to take to the driving seat, the Young Driver school school has deservedly been awarded the prestigious Honest John ‘Best Car Experience’ award in 2017. With a full hour behind the wheel, learn essential driving skills such as starting the car, steering, moving off, changing gear and more. Practice in a new dual-controlled Vauxhall Corsa Sri with a qualified ADI instructor on hand. The training zone road system has roundabouts, junctions and road signs to make the experience as realistic as possible. Take home a personalised Young Driver log book as a keepsake from the day. The perfect introduction to real road driving. Availability: At least one weekend date every other month per venue. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions which would make driving dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Expect to be on-site for up to an hour and a half from sign on to debrief, including 60 minutes driving. Please arrive up to 15 minutes before the lesson is due to start. Numbers On Day: Briefings are shared, but all instruction is 1:1. Spectators: Each participant must be accompanied by an adult and there is a viewing area for adults to watch the driving from. Dress Code: Wear flat, closed toe shoes which are comfortable for driving. Guidelines: Restrictions: Drivers must be aged between 10 - 17, with a minimum height of 4' 7''. Must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Other Info: Motoring commentator Quentin Willson took his son to Young Driver and considers them a road safety revolution in the making.
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Hotel Escape for Two at Kenwood Hall
£99.00
Hotel Escape for Two at Kenwood Hall
Sheffield, South Yorkshire:: Make the most of some down time with a relaxing overnight hotel break for two in the South Yorkshire countryside. Perched in an idyllic setting with 12 acres of beautiful parkland surrounding the property, it's hard to believe that the Kenwood Hall is a mere one mile outside of Sheffield city centre. Enjoy a comfortable stay in one of their spacious standard double or twin bedrooms and take advantage of the facilities, including a spa and leisure club. Wake up to a hearty breakfast, including a mix of cereals, baked goods, fresh fruit and hot breakfast items, which is guaranteed to set guests up for the day ahead. With views of a tranquil lake, it’s the perfect location for unwinding and forgetting about the stresses of daily life. Availability: Sunday to Thursday, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas and New Year. Bookings must be made a minimum of 72 hours before the event date. Weather: Duration: Stay at the hotel for one night. Check in from 2pm and check out by 11am. Numbers On Day: This booking is for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. The venue has disabled access and a fully equipped disabled room. Other Info:
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Two Night Hotel Escape for Two at Kenwood Hall
£189.00
Two Night Hotel Escape for Two at Kenwood Hall
Sheffield, South Yorkshire:: Kick back and relax with a two night stay for two at the luxurious Kenwood Hall Hotel in South Yorkshire. Situated just a short distance away from Sheffield, it’s hard to believe the hotel is so close to the city, thanks to the lush parklands that surround the property. Perched by the side of a tranquil lake, the four star hotel makes the perfect retreat from the stresses of daily life, equipped with a contemporary spa and leisure centre. Enjoy two nights in one of the hotel’s comfortable standard double or twin rooms, kitted out with all of the essential amenities. Start each day with a tasty breakfast served in the Lakeview restaurant, including a mix of cereals, baked goods, fresh fruit and hot breakfast items to suit all tastes. Availability: Sunday to Thursday, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas and New Year. Bookings must be made a minimum of 72 hours before the event date. Weather: Duration: Stay at the hotel for two nights. Check in from 2pm and check out by 11am. Numbers On Day: This booking is for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. The venue has disabled access and a fully equipped disabled room. Other Info:
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Afternoon Tea for Two at Kenwood Hall
£30.00
Afternoon Tea for Two at Kenwood Hall
Sheffield, South Yorkshire:: Perched beside a tranquil lake with 12 acres of surrounding parkland, Kenwood Hall provides the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. Tuck into a delicious afternoon tea for two in the comfortable surroundings of the Lakeview bar, or enjoy some fresh air out on the terrace, while taking in the beautiful view of the lake and hotel grounds. As an archetypal part of British culture, the afternoon tea is all about tradition, so that’s precisely what Kenwood Hall provides. Savour the mouthwatering array of sweet and savoury treats on offer, including indulgent scones served with clotted cream and strawberry jam, an assortment of delicate finger sandwiches and delicious mini cakes. Top it all off with a variety of teas and coffee. Availability: Seven days a week, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas and New Year. Weather: Duration: Afternoon tea is served between 12pm and 5pm. Expect to be at the venue between two and three hours. Numbers On Day: This experience is for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Under 18s are welcome if accompanied by an adult. The venue has disabled access. Other Info:
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Cocktail Masterclass for Two at  K West Hotel and Spa
£69.00
Cocktail Masterclass for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
Shepherds Bush, London:: Shaken or stirred? On the rocks or straight up? Served long or straight? Become an expert in the field of mixology with this outstanding cocktail masterclass for two at the trendy Studio Bar at K West Hotel. Led by Studio Bar’s experienced mixologists; participants mix, muddle, strain and infuse their way through the session, picking up all of the essentials skills and knowledge behind cocktail making. Master the science of mixing up the perfect Mojito, as well as the art of shaking together a faultless cosmopolitan, then drink up and enjoy the tasty creations! A selection of bar nibbles are also available throughout the class. With this newfound dinner party cocktail prowess, pupils are guaranteed to become the host with the most. Availability: Sunday - Thursday between 4pm - 8pm, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas, New Years Eve, bank holidays and Valentines day. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue up to two hours. The cocktail masterclass is one and a half hours long. Numbers On Day: This voucher is valid for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Please dress in smart casual attire. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome, due to alcohol being involved. Other Info:
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Champagne Afternoon Tea for Two at Kenwood Hall
£45.00
Champagne Afternoon Tea for Two at Kenwood Hall
Sheffield, South Yorkshire:: What’s better than an afternoon spent eating cake? An afternoon spent eating cake, with a glass of bubbly on the side, that’s what! Located in close proximity of Sheffield city centre, Kenwood Hall offers a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Dine in their comfortable Lakeview bar, or venture out onto the terrace to enjoy the serenity of the lakeside setting. The afternoon tea comes with a delicious assortment of sweet and savoury dishes, including traditional scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam, delicate finger sandwiches, divine bitesize cakes and a variety of teas and coffee. Wash this all down with a refreshing glass of champagne each and raise a glass to an afternoon well spent! Availability: Seven days a week, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas and New Year. Weather: Duration: Afternoon tea is served between 12pm and 5pm. Expect to be at the venue between two and three hours. Numbers On Day: This voucher is valid for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Under 18s are welcome if accompanied by an adult. The venue has disabled access. Other Info:
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Glam Rock Tea with Prosecco for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
£75.00
Glam Rock Tea with Prosecco for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
Shepherds Bush, London:: Adding an edge to the traditionally quintessential afternoon tea experience, this Glam Rock Tea comes packed with rock’n’roll spirit. Hosted at the contemporary Studio Kitchen restaurant at K West Hotel and Spa, the chic venue provides the perfect location to catch up with a loved one. Tuck into a mouth-watering array of sweet and savoury bites, including enticing mini-clubs and rainbow brioche sliders, sorbet cones and fresh blueberry ‘rolling scones’ with clotted cream & homemade jams. Top it all off with a glass of prosecco each and a choice of loose leaf teas and herbal infusions. Those who are feeling daring should try K West’s very own bespoke blend, which is known for its bold smoky flavour, floral undertones and spicy after taste. Availability: Sunday - Thursdays between 1pm and 5pm, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas, New Years, bank holidays and Valentine's Day. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue between one and a half and two hours. Numbers On Day: This voucher is valid for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Please wear smart casual attire. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. Other Info:
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Glam Rock Tea for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
£60.00
Glam Rock Tea for Two at K West Hotel and Spa
Shepherds Bush, London:: Injecting a little rock’n’roll spirit into a traditional afternoon tea, the Glam Rock Tea pays tribute to the hotel’s musical heritage. Hosted in the chic Studio Kitchen restaurant at K West Hotel and Spa, the location provides a relaxed yet trendy setting to enjoy some great grub and spend time with someone special. Tuck into a selection of delicious sweet and savoury bites, including enticing mini-clubs and rainbow brioche sliders, fresh blueberry ‘rolling scones’ and a selection of fruit macaroons, to mention just a few. Wash this all down with a choice of loose leaf teas, including K West’s very own bespoke blend, which is characterised by a bold smoky flavour, with a soothing floral undertone and spicy after taste. Availability: Sunday - Friday between 1pm and 5pm, subject to availability. Excludes Christmas, New years, Valentines Day and bank holidays. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue between one and a half and two hours. Numbers On Day: This voucher is valid for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: Please wear smart casual attire. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. Other Info:
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Escape the Theatre for Six in London
£98.00
Escape the Theatre for Six in London
London, Greater London:: The night begins with the promise of a film premiere and exclusive director's talk, but is derailed by an unexpected sequence of events. With cunning and cool logic, crack the code to save the evening. The event starts at Millbank Tower, which overlooks the Thames, as VIP guests take their seats for the film premiere of The Image of Sarah. Suddenly the lights go off. An announcement asks the guests to remain seated and calm, then the lights return. But something's changed: the doors are all locked. Still more: lead actress Margo De'Ath appears onscreen to announce a furious message. Now the trapped guests must work together to decode 25 logic games and puzzles which will unlock the doors and set them free. Can it be done? Availability: Daily throughout the year. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue for up to one hour. The length of the experience is 45 minutes. Numbers On Day: This experience is for six people, but may be shared with up to 10 other puzzle-solvers. Spectators: Dress Code: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes to stand up in. Guidelines: Restrictions: The minimum age is 12. Under 16s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian (who does not have to participate). This venue has disability access. Other Info:
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Spa Day at East Sussex National Hotel
£50.00
Spa Day at East Sussex National Hotel
Uckfield, East Sussex:: Escape from the dull and ordinary with a blissful spa day at East Sussex National Hotel. This peaceful resort is set within 1100 acres of lush English countryside. Receive a warm welcome from attentive staff before slipping on the comfy robe and slippers provided. Make full use of all leisure facilities, from the invitingly warm Jacuzzi, detoxifying sauna and steam room and the peaceful poolside relaxation area. Absorb some good vibes in the aromatherapy room and discover the sheer luxury of the monsoon shower. Come lunchtime, sit down to a tasty bento box. Leave feeling refreshed and centred. Is there any better way to spend the day? Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year, subject to availability. Weather: Duration: Expect to spend up to eight hours at the venue. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Please bring swimwear and gym attire. Robes, slippers and a towel are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 12 and over are welcome. There is disability access at this venue. Other Info:
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Meal and 42nd Street Theatre Tickets for Two
£109.00
Meal and 42nd Street Theatre Tickets for Two
Covent Garden, London:: This soul-gladdening night out in London's West End begins with a tasty meal and ends with one of the glitziest musicals of all time. 42nd Street is the high-kicking, show tune-belting extravaganza that has been garnering five star reviews. Alongside high-energy choreography and a lavish set are iconic songs like We’re In The Money and Lullaby of Broadway. Begin the evening at a choice of West End restaurant - the charming Boulevard Brasserie or the Parisian-style Palm Court Brasserie - and feast on a two-course pre-theatre set meal. It's then a short stroll to the grand Grade I listed Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Settle into upper circle or balcony seats to behold the glittering spectacle and guaranteed mood-booster that is 42nd Street. Availability: Monday - Thursday evenings, excluding all school and bank holidays. Booking from early September 2017 to 14 October 2017. Weather: Duration: Dinner is booked for 6pm. The show starts at 7.30pm and lasts two hours and 40 minutes including an interval. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: The dress code is smart casual. Guidelines: Restrictions: Anyone over five is welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult at all times and sit quietly and unaided in their own seat. The theatre can accommodate limited wheelchair users in specific areas (please advise requirements at point of booking). Other Info: Please be aware that seating requests can't be guaranteed and the restaurant is subject to change.
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Lamborghini Platinum Thrill at Smeatharpe
£125.00
Lamborghini Platinum Thrill at Smeatharpe
Honiton, Devon:: One of the most sought-after Italian supercar marques of all time, Lamborghini is a paragon of motoring excellence and just keeps improving its range. Get a chance to drive one of three of its top models - the Balboni, LP640 or LP560 - for a full six miles around the track at Smeatharpe, and we guarantee it'll be unforgettable. Begin with a welcome and safety briefing from an experienced, qualified instructor, who will then be the passenger once it's time for you to drive solo. Take the wheel of the Lamborghini and hit the track for six mind blowing miles. Simply sublime! Availability: At least one weekend or weekday date each month. Please allow several weeks advance booking notice for this popular experience. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. high winds, ice or heavy rain) which would make driving at speed dangerous. The venue makes contact if the experience is cancelled for any reason. Duration: Expect to be at the circuit for up to an hour, including briefing and six miles of driving. Please arrive 45 minutes in advance of the booked time to ensure a prompt start. Numbers On Day: All in-car tuition is on a one-to-one basis although briefings will be shared. Spectators: Spectators are welcome. Children must be closely supervised at all times. Dress Code: Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt and flat-soled shoes. Any special equipment is provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum height is 4'10'', maximum is 6'5''. Maximum weight is 19 stone. A full British or international manual driving licence is required on the day to guarantee participation. Other Info: Please note, the model of Lamborghini available to drive is confirmed on the day. When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.
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40% off Supercar Thrill at Goodwood
£65.00
40% off Supercar Thrill at Goodwood
Chichester, West Sussex:: Combine a chance to drive one of the most incredible modern supercars on the planet with the opportunity to drive in the tyre marks of historic British racing champions with this thrilling experience at Goodwood! This stunning historic parkland track pre-dates WWII and was the first track to re-open afterwards; it remains in its original format today and regularly hosts a number of historic meets and races. After a briefing from a professional, drive a Ferrari 360 or F430, Lamborghini Gallardo, Audi R8, Aston Martin DB9 or V8 Vantage, Porsche 911, Nissan GT-R or even an Ariel Atom on this incredible track for two laps of the 2.4 mile circuit. With such a variety of amazing vehicles to choose from, it's fair to say all tastes are catered for! Availability: Weekdays (or pay £20 upgrade for a weekend date on booking). At least one date every two months. Allow at least eight weeks booking notice. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions like ice or heavy rain, when driving at speed might become dangerous. In the event of cancellation, contact is made. Duration: Lasts for around an hour including a welcome, briefing and around five miles driving time. Numbers On Day: Briefings are held in groups of up to 30 people. Actual driving time is held on a one-to-one basis. There are likely to be other vehicles on the track. Spectators: Spectators are welcome. Children must be closely supervised at all times. Pets are not permitted. Dress Code: Dress comfortably (and warmly in winter) and wear narrow, flat-soled shoes to negotiate pedals that are close together. A helmet is provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum height is 5', maximum is 6'5''. Maximum weight is 19 stone. A full British licence must be produced on the day to guarantee participation (some international driving licences are accepted, please check when booking). Other Info: The model of Ferrari or Aston Martin is confirmed on the day. When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.
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29% off Five Supercar Thrill at Goodwood
£190.00
29% off Five Supercar Thrill at Goodwood
Chichester, West Sussex:: This is an amazing chance for a supercar fan to drive five world-class vehicles for around five miles each at the historic Goodwood circuit. Choose five from the following: the Lamborghini Gallardo, Ferrari 360 or F430, Audi R8, Aston Martin V8 Vantage or DB9, Porsche 911, Nissan GT-R or the Ariel Atom, and speed around the track in the rubber marks of famous racing champions. Start with a safety briefing, courtesy of an ARDS-qualified instructor, because these cars are nothing like commuters. Then jump in the driver's seat of each car for five miles and discover each car's unique capabilities on the challenging twists and turns of this famous track. With a total of 24 miles driving at this beautiful venue, this will be a day to remember. Availability: Weekdays (or pay £20 upgrade for a weekend date on booking). At least one date every two months from June 2017. Allow at least eight weeks booking notice. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions like ice or heavy rain, when driving at speed might become dangerous. In the event of cancellation, contact is made. Duration: Lasts around three hours, including a welcome, briefing and 24 miles of driving in total. Numbers On Day: Briefings are held in groups of up to 30 people. Actual driving time is held on a one-to-one basis. There are likely to be other vehicles on the track. Spectators: Spectators are welcome. Children must be closely supervised at all times. Pets are not permitted. Dress Code: Dress comfortably (and warmly in winter) and wear narrow, flat-soled shoes to negotiate pedals that are close together. A helmet is provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum height is 5', maximum is 6'4''. Maximum weight is 19 stone. A full British or international manual driving licence must be produced on the day in order to participate. Other Info: The model of Ferrari or Aston Martin is confirmed on the day. When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.
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Triple Platinum Supercar Blast
£179.00
Triple Platinum Supercar Blast
Various Locations, UK Wide:: It's the apex of driving experiences: the triple platinum supercar blast. Be master of three superb vehicles and decide which is champion. First, select from eight challenging circuits across the UK. Next, choose three cars. The line-up includes dazzlers like the Lamborghini LP570 Performante, Ferrari 458, Audi R8 V10, McLaren 570S and the McLaren MP4-12C. The day kicks off with a briefing by a professional driver. Then it's time to roar around the circuit for three miles in each vehicle. That's a total of nine adrenaline-spiking miles. When the driving is over, receive a certificate to take home as a memento of the experience and, of course, for boasting rights. Availability: Available on weekdays and weekends. Exact availability varies between venues, please check when booking. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions like ice or heavy rain, when driving at speed might become dangerous. In the event of cancellation, contact is made. Duration: Lasts around two hours including a briefing and nine miles of driving time. Numbers On Day: Briefings are held in groups of up to 30 people. During familiarisation laps there are up to three people in the car. Actual driving time is held on a one-to-one basis. There are likely to be other vehicles on the track. Spectators: Spectators are welcome. Some venues offer other chargeable rides on the day. Children must be closely supervised at all times. Pets are not permitted. Dress Code: Dress comfortably (and warmly in winter) and wear narrow, flat-soled shoes to negotiate pedals that are close together. A helmet is provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum height is 5', maximum is 6'5''. Maximum weight is 19 stone. A full British or international manual driving licence must be produced on the day in order to participate. Other Info: When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.
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60 Minute Boeing 737 Simulator Flight in London
£200.00
60 Minute Boeing 737 Simulator Flight in London
Putney, London:: Take charge and become captain for the day in this awe-inspiring Boeing 737 flight simulator. Master the controls and choose a flight plan, from over an incredible 24,000 airports, then navigate through a storm or enjoy clear blue skies at any time of day. Practice take-offs and descents alongside a fully trained professional and follow real life airplane procedures - with a whole cabin crew for support. This immersive 90 minute flight aims to overload all your senses (in a good way!) and it is the perfect way for plane enthusiasts and budding pilots to see where the action happens first hand. Completely customisable, each journey is unique and a never before had experience. Availability: Available to book seven days a week (excluding Christmas and New Year), subject to availability. Weather: Duration: Numbers On Day: Spectators: This is a solo flying experience but you're welcome to bring three passengers into the cabin to enjoy the ride. Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. You must be a minimum of 5''1 to fly. There are no height restrictions for guests. Other Info:
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Sparkling Afternoon Tea for Two at Formby Hall Golf Resort and Spa
£35.00
Sparkling Afternoon Tea for Two at Formby Hall Golf Resort and Spa
Formby, Merseyside:: Observe this most elegant of pastimes at Formby Hall, the country estate set upon sprawling parkland on the outskirts of Southport. Get comfortable in the chic L37 restaurant and tuck into a delectable spread: an array of seasonally inspired open sandwiches and wraps as well as supremely tasty miniature cakes and pastries. This great British tradition wouldn't be complete without a freshly brewed cuppa; choose from a selection of teas or coffee. There's more: be treated to a glass of Prosecco each, the perfect finishing touch. After indulging, where better for a postprandial stroll than the tranquil 200 acres beyond the doorstep? Availability: Daily, subject to availability. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue for up to two hours. Numbers On Day: This experience is for two people to share. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 and over are welcome. Other Info: Please book at least four weeks in advance to ensure dates are available.
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Champneys Spa Day for Two at Forest Mere
£199.00
Champneys Spa Day for Two at Forest Mere
Liphook, Hampshire:: Take pleasure in a day of spa pampering at Champneys Forest Mere, a luxurious spa resort set in a historic mansion house overlooking a vast lake. After arriving and receiving a welcome and a refreshing glass of juice each, spend the day relaxing at the spa, with full use of all the facilities, including the gymn, sauna, steam rooms, whirlpool and swimming pool. There are also a range of exercise and relaxation classes (up to 20 on any one day), complete with trained therapists on hand to offer professional assistance, for those who are feeling energetic. During the day, tuck in to a tasty, healthy three-course hot or cold buffet lunch to pamper the stomach. Leave feeling refreshed and revived. Availability: Monday - Thursday throughout the year with a £10 supplement for Friday and Sunday bookings and £20 for Saturdays and bank holiday Mondays. Weekends fill very quickly; book at least six to eight weeks in advance. Weather: The weather won't affect this spa day, but some outdoor activities might be cancelled if the weather is very bad. Duration: Arrive from 9am and feel free to stay until 6pm. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Bring swimwear, flip-flops, workout gear. Robes and towels are provided. Guidelines: Champneys Forest Mere is located off of the B2070 just outside of Liphook town centre. The nearest motorway is the M3. Restrictions: Minimum age 14, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. Vegetarian, kosher and other special dietary requirements can usually be catered for; requests must be communicated to the spa 21 days prior. Other Info: To book treatments, please contact Champneys directly at least two weeks in advance.
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Break for the Border Road Trip to the Welsh Borders
£249.00
Break for the Border Road Trip to the Welsh Borders
Redditch, Worcestershire:: Classic car enthusiasts will find no greater driving experience than this Break for the Border Road Trip, which puts them behind the wheel of five iconic vehicles. Enjoy a stint in the Jaguar E-Type, Alfa Romeo Spider, MGB Roadster, Jenson Interceptor and the HMC Healey, each car a legend in its own right. After breakfast, head out on the scenic 160 mile route through Shropshire and the Welsh Borders by way of Bromyard and Ludlow, before turning into the wilds towards Pen Y Bont for a spot of lunch at a cafe. Then follow the winding roads to New Town, returning via Bishop's Castle, Clun and Clee Hill. With fuel and insurance included, this is a unique chance to take control of some cracking classic cars on some of Britain's best driving roads. Availability: At least one weekday a month from March - October. Weather: This experience may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions. If in doubt, please call the venue before leaving home. Duration: The road trip starts at 8.30am for a 9am departure and ends between 4pm - 5pm. Please be aware that drivers can occasionally return later (rarely, but please be prepared to be flexible). Numbers On Day: A maximum of 13 other car enthusiasts join you. Share each car with one other driver and take turns to be passenger and driver. Spectators: A passenger can attend for £99 which includes breakfast and lunch. Please pay the venue directly if you would like to add a passenger. Dress Code: Please dress comfortably and wear trainers or flat-soled shoes. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 25, maximum is 75. Participants must hold a full driving licence, have not been convicted of any motoring offence or had their licence suspended or endorsed with more than six penalty points within the last five years. Other Info: Fuel, insurance, breakfast, lunch and full event support are included.
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Classic Porsche 911 Country Drive
£49.00
Classic Porsche 911 Country Drive
Redditch, Worcestershire:: The iconic Porsche 911 is a car that lives up to its high reputation. Enjoy taking charge of this classic model from 1969, with Fuchs alloy wheels and a powerful six-cylinder two-litre engine. This is a left hand drive vehicle, but with great visibility and handling it's simple to drive. Collect the keys and take her out for an hour-long drive, guided by a hand-picked route designed to lead into serene countryside within minutes. Finished in the same tasteful shade of dark grey as the 911 driven by Steve McQueen, this is a show-stopper of a car. As fuel and insurance are covered, all that's left to worry about is enjoying the drive, and passengers can even ride for free. Once back at the base, indulge in sticky buns with tea or coffee. Availability: Weekends and weekdays at least once a month throughout the year. Weather: This experience may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions. If in doubt, please call the venue before leaving home. Duration: Expect to be at the venue for an hour and a half, including one hour of driving time. Numbers On Day: There will just be you driving the car. Spectators: Passengers can travel for free provided there is space in the car. Dress Code: Please dress comfortably and wear trainers or flat-soled shoes. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 25. Maximum age is 75. Participants must hold a full driving licence and must not have been convicted of any motoring offence or had their license suspended or endorsed with more than 6 penalty points within the last 5 years. Other Info: Fuel and insurance are included.
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Overnight Stay for Two at Gordon Ramsay's York and Albany, London
£175.00
Overnight Stay for Two at Gordon Ramsay's York and Albany, London
Regents Park, London:: Spend a night at this stylish boutique hotel and restaurant by Gordon Ramsay and be perfectly placed for exploring the attractions of Camden, one of London's most popular boroughs. York and Albany is set in an elegant Regency townhouse and offers unrivalled hospitality, comfort and luxury from the moment guests cross its threshold. Get settled in a spacious yet cosy standard double room with chic en suite, tasteful fabrics and modern amenities and then why not head out to explore? Browse the stalls of Camden's Stables Market, breathe in the astounding aroma of over 400 varieties of rose at Queen Mary's Gardens or visit the animals at ZSL London Zoo, before returning for an outstanding night's sleep and a delicious breakfast in the morning. Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding 1 November to early January, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Easter bank holiday weekend and Father's Day. All booking is subject to availability. Weather: Duration: This stay is for one night. Check in from 3pm and check out by 11am. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Smart casual wear is requested please. Guidelines: Restrictions: Everyone is welcome, but at least one guest must be an adult (18 or over). The hotel and restaurant can accommodate wheelchair users. Other Info: A delicious cooked or continental breakfast is included.
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Country House Escape for Two at Highbullen Hotel Golf and Country Club
£169.00
Country House Escape for Two at Highbullen Hotel Golf and Country Club
Umberleigh, Devon:: A Devonshire landmark dating back to the nineteenth century, Highbullen Hotel Golf and Country Club is a beautiful example of elegant Victorian Gothic architecture and has been faithfully restored to retain period features alongside stylish modern facilities. Set on 125 acres of pretty parkland and golf terrain, this peaceful manor house and its separate estate rooms look out all the way to the Mole Valley and Exmoor National Park; many of the bedrooms in both the main house and annexe boast panoramic countryside views. Spend a night here in a recently refurbished, tastefully decorated en suite bedroom and enjoy access to extensive leisure facilities as part of the stay. Wake up feeling refreshed and ready for a delicious breakfast, included. Availability: Seven days a week, year-round, excluding Christmas, New Year, Valentine's Day and Easter. Weather: Duration: The stay is for one night. Check in anytime after 3pm. Check out before 11am. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Please bring gym and swim clothing if intending to use leisure facilities. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests must be aged 18 or over. Other Info:
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Escape Room for Two in Brighton
£55.00
Escape Room for Two in Brighton
Brighton, East Sussex:: It's a well-kept secret that The Black Lion in Brighton conceals an other-worldly adventure. Discover Lady Chastity's Reserve, a superlative escape room which tasks its players with a mission to win the lady's legendary aphrodisiac wine. In an intimate team of two, race against the clock to hunt for clues, solve diabolical riddles and ultimately crack the code to exit the room. Pull together those powers of logic and out-of-the-box thinking to effect a glorious escape within the one hour time limit. This challenging and unpredictable activity affords puzzle enthusiasts a feeling of satisfaction unlike any other live action game. Even better, make the most of the bar once the game is over, and discuss strategy over a cold one. Availability: Tuesday - Friday and Sunday throughout the year. Weather: Duration: The game lasts for one hour but, as it takes place in a pub, players are welcome to stay and drink as long as they like. Numbers On Day: The maximum group size on the evening will be six. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 and over are welcome. Please note that the escape room does not offer disability access. Other Info:
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Two Night Champneys Spa Break with Treatments for Two at Champneys Henlow Grange
£639.00
Two Night Champneys Spa Break with Treatments for Two at Champneys Henlow Grange
Henlow, Bedfordshire:: Escape everything with a two night luxury spa break for two at Champneys Henlow Grange. Set on 150 acres of beautiful Bedfordshire parkland, this elegant Georgian manor house is home to stunning period decor, comfortable bedrooms, an excellent restaurant and of course, top-notch spa facilities. Check in to an en suite bedroom and spend two days making the most of them: they include a Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, pool and more. Included is some extra pampering for both guests: a 55 minute lava shell massage and a 25 minute head massage. Throughout the stay, meals are included: enjoy dinner on the day of arrival and a delicious breakfast and lunch on the day of departure. There's nothing to do but relax. Availability: Sunday to Thursday throughout the year. Fridays are available at a supplemental charge of £30pp, or Saturdays for £40pp, made payable directly to Champneys. Weather: The weather won't affect your stay, but some outdoor activities might be cancelled if the weather is very bad. Duration: Check in is from 2pm. Check out is at 11am, but feel free to stay and enjoy the spa until 4pm. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Bring swimwear and gym gear. Robes, towels and flip-flops are provided Guidelines: Champneys Henlow Grange lies on Park Lane (or Coach Road if using Sat Nav) off of the A6001 which is accessible from junction 13 of the M1 (A507) or junction 10 (A507) of the A1. Restrictions: Minimum age 18. Other Info: To book treatments, please contact the spa directly at least two weeks in advance. Spa facilities can only be used once checked in. Continue to enjoy them up until the departure afternoon.
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Indulgent Spa Day with Four Relaxing Treatments, Corby
£90.00
Indulgent Spa Day with Four Relaxing Treatments, Corby
Corby, Northamptonshire:: Give in to total relaxation with an unforgettable spa day. Receive a welcome cup of tea or coffee on arrival, before taking advantage of all leisure facilities. Work up a glow in the gym before taking a dip in the pool and relaxing in the sauna and steam room. Receive four luxurious spa treatments to benefit body and mind. They include a relaxing 60 minute full body Decleor massage; a 60 minute Decleor vitamin glow facial; and a mini manicure and pedicure. Emerge feeling polished, pampered and blissfully tranquil. Then sit back with a glass of sparkling wine and enjoy some quality meditative time. A soft robe and slippers are provided to ensure absolute comfort throughout the day. Leave troubles at the door on this day of top to toe pampering. Availability: Daily throughout the year. Weather: Duration: The spa and leisure centre work between 10am - 6pm. Allow up to six hours for this experience, including treatment time. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Please bring gym clothing, swimwear and flip flops. Towels and robes are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. There is disability access at this venue. Other Info:
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Pamper Spa Day for Two at DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde
£199.00
Pamper Spa Day for Two at DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde
Bellshill, Strathclyde:: Home to the largest Livingwell Health Club in Europe, DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde is just the place to go for a spot of rest and relaxation. Escape the stress of daily life, with this relaxing full day pampering experience for two, taking full advantage of the hotel’s modern fitness and spa facilities, including a fully equipped gym, a heated indoor swimming pool, two saunas, two steam rooms and a whirlpool. Each guest is presented the choice of a 60 minute treatment from a choice of a full body massage or facial, or two 30 minute treatments instead. Just sit back, relax and let the specialist work their magic. The luxurious day of pampering is all topped off with a tasty freshly prepared lunch. Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding the Christmas and New Year period. Weather: Duration: Enjoy a full day at the spa. The spa opens at 8am and closes at 9pm. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Please bring swimwear and gym clothes. Robes and towels are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. The hotel is wheelchair friendly (for more information, please call direct). Other Info: Complimentary parking is available at the hotel.
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Meantime Brewery Tour, Greenwich
£20.00
Meantime Brewery Tour, Greenwich
Greenwich, London:: For those who know there's no better reward after a working week than a pint of amber nectar, the Meantime Brewery Tour is a beery treat from one of the best in the business. Participate in a comprehensive behind-the-scenes tour of the Greenwich brewery and discover how their famous beers, such as their flagship London Pale Ale, are made. There will, of course, be ample time to try the produce. Get involved with a tutored tasting of a selection of Meantime beers and garner a wealth of knowledge about the brewing process with each sip. With its range of iconic beverages, familiar from pubs and shops across the country, this is a brewing company that's obsessive about proper beer. Who better to learn from? Availability: Mondays to Wednesdays. Weather: Duration: The tour begins at 7pm and lasts for two hours. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: This is a working brewery so please wear sensible flat shoes. Guidelines: Restrictions: Alcohol is part of this experience so the minimum age is 18. Please note that this venue cannot accommodate wheelchairs. Other Info:
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Two Hour Anytime Jump Session in Aberdeen
£20.00
Two Hour Anytime Jump Session in Aberdeen
Aberdeen, Aberdeen City:: Bounce into bliss with this two hour trampoline adventure in Aberdeen. The colossal arena lets budding bouncers test their jumping skills in a safe and welcoming environment. Practice twists, spins and bombs alongside other jumpers (and check who goes the highest - after all, a little competition is healthy!). As well as being a barrel of laughs, trampolining is known for its fantastic cardiovascular benefits. We never thought a workout could be this fun! Everyone is welcome from complete beginners to acrobatic gymnasts. Just take off your shoes, pull up those socks and get bouncing! Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. Weather: Duration: Allow up to three hours at the venue, including two hours of bouncing time. Numbers On Day: There may be up to 150 other jumpers present at this large public arena. Spectators: Spectators we welcome to watch the fun from the sidelines. Dress Code: Please wear comfortable clothing. Remove all jewellery and empty all pockets. Jump Grip socks are included with the session and need to be worn for maximum safety and enjoyment. Guidelines: Restrictions: The minimum age is four, and under 16s must be accompanied by an adult (who does not need to participate). Other Info: All locations boast a cafe where spectators are welcome to enjoy refreshments.
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10% off Motor Racing at Silverstone
£179.00
10% off Motor Racing at Silverstone
Towcester, Northamptonshire:: Home of the British Grand Prix, Silverstone's an internationally-renowned racing circuit and this is your chance to feel like an F1 driver in a Formula Single Seater. The cockpit of this ultra-light, responsive race car is open to the elements, ensuring drivers truly feel the power to weight ratio whilst driving. Begin this thrilling experience with a briefing on the unique controls, then head out onto the track behind a pace car for ten minutes to get used to its pin-point steering and incomparable acceleration. Drivers will be just a few inches off the ground and they'll know it; it's unlike anything else most will have driven! Then it's back on the circuit for 20 minutes without the pace car, to really push those driving skills to the limit. Availability: Available for morning slots only at 8.20am and 9.10am. Runs on weekends, at least one date every month throughout the year. The circuit closes between mid-December and mid-January for the winter shut-down. Weather: Motor racing may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. snow, ice or severe rain) which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Expect to be at the venue for approximately one and a half hours including briefing, tuition, driving time and a debrief. Total driving time is 30 minutes. Please arrive 30-40 minutes prior to the start time to attend the essential safety briefing. Numbers On Day: Briefings will be shared; there may be up to 12 people taking part at any one time. Spectators: Spectators are welcome and can bring a camera to record your experience. Please note that pets are not permitted at any circuits. Dress Code: Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt and slim, flat-soled shoes (the pedals in these cars can be close together). Please don't wear nylon clothing. A helmet will be provided. Guidelines: Silverstone lies on the A43 between Brackley and Towcester and is accessible from junction 15a of the M1, junction 10 (South) or 11 (North) of the M40. Follow the signs for Silverstone Circuit and drive through the main entrance at West 5 to the security gates. Security will then direct you to Drive Silverstone. Restrictions: Min height 5'2'', max 6'4''. Max age 70, max weight 18 stone. You must have held a manual driving licence for at least one year which you must present on the day. Other Info: Silverstone Single Seaters have open cockpits to give you a taste of real motor racing. At this world-class venue, drive the Stowe Circuit which is 1.08 miles long. When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.
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Rally Thrill in Essex
£95.00
Rally Thrill in Essex
Saffron Walden, Essex:: Experience the total excitement of rally driving with an incredible rally thrill in Essex. Begin with a safety briefing, then jump straight into the driving seat of a front wheel drive car and let the instructor talk you through skills on the track. Get out on the loose surface track for a familiarisation lap, then put skills to the test with two laps negotiating tyres and cones at high speed. Jump in a rear wheel drive car for three more thrilling laps. Finish with a debrief and a certificate. Availability: Saturdays and Tuesdays, at least two dates per month throughout the year. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Expect to be on-site for up to one hour, with three laps in each car. Please arrive at least 20 minutes before the booked time to attend the essential safety briefing, or risk missing the experience. Numbers On Day: Safety briefings are shared but all in car tuition is one-on-one with an instructor. Spectators: Spectators are very welcome, please advise the venue if more than three spectators are attending. Please be aware that any children must be supervised at all times. Pets are not permitted. Dress Code: Wear flat shoes which are comfortable for driving, and ensure arms and legs are covered. A helmet is provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 17. Minimum height is 5', maximum is 6'4''. Maximum weight is 18 stone. A full British or international manual driving licence is required to guarantee participation. Not suitable for anyone with a heart condition. Other Info:
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Taste of the Caribbean at Levi Roots Caribbean Smokehouse
£50.00
Taste of the Caribbean at Levi Roots Caribbean Smokehouse
London, Greater London:: Dragon's Den success story Levi Roots is a name worth remembering. For wonderfully flavourful and authentic fare, stroll on down to his Caribbean Smokehouse 'Rastaurant' for the world's best jerk chicken and other traditional favourites. With this £50 dining pass, conjure an unforgettable Caribbean feast complete with drinks to the table. Vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free diners are all catered for thanks to an eclectic menu. Once plates are empty and bellies are full, receive a bottle of Reggae Reggae sauce to take home. The famous jerk-spiced barbecue sauce amps up savoury dishes for maximum deliciousness. Levi Roots Caribbean Smokehouse is the winner of New Casual Dining Concept of the Year as well as Coolest Caribbean Restaurant. Availability: Sunday - Friday throughout the year. Weather: Duration: Expect to spend between 90 minutes and two hours at the venue. Dine between 12pm and 10pm, Sunday to Friday. Numbers On Day: This voucher is for up to four people to share. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 and over are welcome. There is full disability access at this venue. Voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotional offers (such as Kids Eat Free, 2-for-1 cocktails, etc). Other Info: One voucher per booking. The bill will be pre-paid to the value of £50. Guests must order food, not solely drinks. Please note that a 12.5 per cent optional service charge will be added to the bill. A booking confirmation letter much be shown on the day.
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Manor House Escape for Two with Dinner and Entry to Bletchley Park
£200.00
Manor House Escape for Two with Dinner and Entry to Bletchley Park
Flitwick, Bedfordshire:: An unmissable chance for two to enjoy dinner, bed and breakfast in a stunning Grade II listed manor house hotel in Bedfordshire - and delve into Britain's history! After a night at the comfortable, boutique Hallmark Hotel Flitwick Manor, including a delicious meal in the two AA Rosette-winning restaurant, explore one of Britain's most significant buildings with inclusive tickets. No, it's not a royal palace or an ancient castle, but the nearby Bletchley Park will be familiar to most for the crucial role its inhabitants played in ending WWII. As seen in hit film The Imitation Game, this stunning period building housed the codebreaking team who cracked the Nazi Engima machine with their own deciphering instrument, designed by Alan Turing. Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year, excluding Christmas, New Year, Valentine's Day and Easter periods. Weather: Duration: Stay for one night. Check in at 3pm and check out at 11am. Bletchley Park opens 9.30 to 5pm between 1 March - 21 October and 9.30 to 4pm 1 November to 28 February. Numbers On Day: The hotel has 18 bedrooms. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. Other Info:
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30% off Hotel Escape for Two at Moor Hall, West Midlands
£99.00
30% off Hotel Escape for Two at Moor Hall, West Midlands
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands:: Built in an elegant manor house style in 1905, today, Moor Hall is a welcoming four-star country hotel, surrounded by picturesque parkland. Ideally located for visitors to the many attractions and towns of the midlands, a break here affords guests convenience and comfort simultaneously. Spend the night in a well-appointed en suite double or twin room and admire charming period details around this otherwise tastefully modernised hotel; wood carvings, stained glass windows and ornate fireplaces have been preserved to ensure the building's turn-of-the-century magic is not lost. Take advantage of modern facilities too, as this break for two not only includes breakfast but also access to a leisure centre with pool, Jacuzzi, steam room and more. Availability: Daily throughout the year, subject to availability and excluding Christmas, New Year and Valentine's. Book as far in advance as possible. Weather: Duration: Your stay is for one night. Check in anytime after 3pm. Check out before 11am. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests must be aged 18 or over. Other Info:
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Ultimate Luxury Spa Break for Two at Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa, Surrey
£780.00
Ultimate Luxury Spa Break for Two at Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa, Surrey
Bagshot, Surrey:: For a truly revitalising escape, the Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa is the ideal destination retreat. Check in to a spacious, elegant junior suite. Then explore the palatial spa facilities, including eight indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs, a sensory relaxation lounge and eleven rooms of varying temperatures and humidity levels, which comprise one of the UK's most advanced thermal suites. From the snow cave to the fragrant herbal steam room, give bodies the combination of sensations they need to unwind. Each guest will also enjoy a one hour treatment from a choice of massage, facial, manicure or pedicure as part of the break; lunch (which may be enjoyed on either day), dinner in the hotel's stylish brasserie and breakfast are also inclusive. Availability: Daily, throughout the year, excluding the Christmas and New Year period. Weather: Duration: The spa break is for one night. Check in is from 3pm and check out is by 11am. The stay includes use of the spa facilities from 3pm on arrival day until 2pm on departure day. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Please bring swimwear and gym wear. Robes, towels and slippers are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 16 or over are welcome. Other Info: Dinner is to the value of £40pp, redeemable against food only. Treatment choices include oxygen facial, radiance facial, citrus essence facial, state of equilibrium recharge, divine duo, the spa massage, purely energising massage, manicure or pedicure.
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Art class and Bubbles, Hertfordshire
£29.00
Art class and Bubbles, Hertfordshire
Tring, Hertfordshire:: An art class with a difference, this one brings together expert tuition, music and a licensed bar: the perfect setting for a thoroughly fun night out. Choose a location and theme (such as 'Cherry Blossom' or 'Crazy Daisy'). All equipment is provided, including paints and a 16" x 20" quality canvas. Under the guidance of the tutor, transform the blank space and recreate the chosen painting. Feel free to mix things up or go a little 'rogue'; it's all about unleashing that creative side. At the end, step back and admire the finished artwork. Is there room above the mantelpiece for it? Art class and bubbles makes a unique gift for art enthusiasts, eager hobbyists or anybody who's game for some slightly messy fun. Availability: Mondays - Fridays, subject to availability. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue for 2 - 3 hours. The session begins at 7pm and finishes at 10pm. Numbers On Day: Class sizes vary between 20 - 30 people. Spectators: Dress Code: Casual attire is fine. Aprons are provided, but painters may like to wear old clothes just in case. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 16 and over are welcome. Other Info:
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Two Brewers for a Day at Brewhouse and Kitchen, Nottingham
£175.00
Two Brewers for a Day at Brewhouse and Kitchen, Nottingham
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire:: Some could say brewing the perfect beer is somewhat of an art-form and this brewery day with Brewhouse and Kitchen Nottingham reveals all the tricks of the trade. Perfect for two beer lovers, the experience sees each participant transform from amateur, to beer expert, as they witness the full brewing process. To ensure the group’s energy levels are maintained, a tasty breakfast and lunch will be provided, and most importantly, a full beer tasting session. Sample local beers including 1899 - a Single Hop Pale Ale named after the year Trent Bridge hosted their first test match and Tricky Tree - A traditional IPA named after Nottingham Forest FC. Guests are awarded with a certificate, as well as a five litre mini keg of a chosen beer to take home. Availability: Runs every Friday and Saturday throughout the year. Please provide at least two weeks booking notice. Weather: Duration: Lasts between six and eight hours, including time for lunch. Numbers On Day: Share the experience with up to seven other beer lovers. Spectators: Dress Code: Be sure to wear warm old clothes (jeans are recommended). Leather shoes or wellies are recommended, due to the wet environment. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. Please be aware that beer sampling is only permitted for participants who are not driving. Other Info:
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Pre-Theatre Dinner at Gordon Ramsay's Savoy Grill and Dreamgirls Tickets for Two
£175.00
Pre-Theatre Dinner at Gordon Ramsay's Savoy Grill and Dreamgirls Tickets for Two
West End, London:: Take a trip into the West End, the glittering kernel within the capital, for a night of sublime food and entertainment. Begin at Gordon Ramsay's Savoy Grill, the history-seeped art deco restaurant adorned with chandeliers. Tuck into a delectable three-course dinner for two from the pre-theatre menu. Then it's a few steps to the Savoy Theatre - where top price tickets ensure a superb view - to witness Dreamgirls, the bold and soulful musical that has been earning standing ovations night after night. Alternatively, choose to see the show on a different evening to the meal. This Tony and Olivier Award-winner tells the tale of a female singing trio from Chicago and their rise to fame, and features beloved songs like 'One Night Only'. Availability: See Dreamgirls Monday - Wednesday evenings only until 21 October 2017. Excludes all school and bank holidays. Booking periods can vary, please speak to the supplier for the latest availability. Dine at the Savoy Grill from Monday - Friday, excluding 1 November to early January and Valentine's Day. Weather: Duration: Dinner can be booked between 5pm - 6.45pm and lasts approximately one and a half hours. The show starts at 7.30pm and lasts approximately 2 hours 40 minutes, including an interval. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Smart wear is requested at the Savoy Grill, please: no jeans, shorts or trainers. Guidelines: Restrictions: The theatre has limited wheelchair access in specific areas (please advise at point of booking). Savoy Grill welcomes guests over 18 and can accommodate wheelchair users. Other Info: Tickets held at the theatre's pre-paid box office half an hour before the show begins. A discretional 12.5 per cent service charge will be added to your Savoy Grill bill on the day. Any extra food and beverage items ordered will be charged.
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Three-Course Lunch with Champagne for Two at The Rubens
£89.00
Three-Course Lunch with Champagne for Two at The Rubens
Westminster, London:: Located in Britain’s aristocratic heartland, overlooking Buckingham Palace, sits The English Grill – a remarkable restaurant in The Rubens at the Palace. Beyond comparison, the opulently decorated dining room sports awe-inspiring chandeliers and polished silverware, creating a regal ambience that’s bound to impress the most meticulous fine-diners. Indulge in three courses from the lunch set menu (the menu is seasonal and subject to change) and sample some of the most exquisite British cuisine in the capital – from rich black pudding scotch eggs and poached salmon to baked cheesecakes and buttery crumbles, guests have a myriad of delectable dishes to choose from. As well as this, enjoy a complimentary glass of refreshing Champagne each - perfect! Availability: Available daily throughout the year (subject to availability). Weather: Duration: Lunch is served between 12pm - 2.30pm. Expect to be at the venue for two to three hours. Numbers On Day: This voucher is valid for two people. Spectators: Dress Code: The English Grill dress code is smart casual and guests are asked to refrain from wearing sportswear, ripped jeans, flip-flops and non-tailored shorts. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. Other Info:
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20% off Lollipop Class in London
£48.00
20% off Lollipop Class in London
Spitalfields, London:: Those who dream about sugary treats will adore this hour-long introduction to the art of candy making. Be welcomed by the master candy maker (surely the best job in the world) who will demonstrate how to make rainbow-coloured swirl lollipops. Then roll up those sleeves and get hands-on by producing your own, all under the candy maker's expert guidance. At the end of the session, take home those brightly coloured goodies to sample or to give away as gifts. What's more, receive 10% anything in store on the day. This is nirvana for the sweet-toothed. Availability: Tuesdays - Fridays between 12pm - 6pm. Weather: Duration: Lasts one hour. Please arrive at the venue at least 5 minutes prior to the beginning of your class. Numbers On Day: The venue has capacity for up to 30 sweet lovers. Spectators: Dress Code: Covered shoes (no sandals please) and trousers or tights are necessary. Guidelines: Restrictions: Participant guidelines: Minimum age is 18 years old. All of our hard rock products are vegan and gluten-free, however do notify us if you have any allergies as we do produce products which contain nuts and other allergens on site. Other Info:
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Segway Rally Thrill
£39.00
Segway Rally Thrill
UK Wide:: Tear it up on a high-octane Segway rally, available across 15 locations throughout the UK. The Segway is a unique way to get around; riders balance themselves and use their own weight to pilot the vehicles. The smoothness of the drive often leads to a sensation of gliding across the ground. The experience starts with a safety briefing and an introduction to the Segway's controls. Then it's time to let loose and race off for a ride to remember. Skills will be well and truly tested on the custom-built off road course with tight corners, obstacles, and varied terrain all waiting to provide an adrenaline-pumping challenge. Once you've mastered the course, receive a certificate as a memento of the day. Availability: Events run year round on various weekdays, with frequency varying between venues. Weather: This experience may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (i.e. ice or snow) which would make Segway driving dangerous. In the event of a cancellation, the venue will make contact. Duration: Lasts around one hour, including a safety briefing, training and approximately 30 minutes of driving time. Please arrive around 15 minutes early to ensure a prompt start. Numbers On Day: Share the experience with up to 11 other keen Segway riders. Spectators: Friends and family are welcome to watch the riders from a number of trackside areas. All venues include are equipped with spectator wheelchair access. Dress Code: Dress appropriately for this outdoor activity and be aware that you may get muddy. All safety equipment clothing is supplied. We recommend you wear flat, sturdy covered shoes or trainers and gloves. Guidelines: Restrictions: Children under 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult. Minimum height is 4'6''. Min weight is 7.1 stone and maximum weight is 18.4 stone. Other Info: Available at 15 locations across the UK - Edinburgh, Stockton on Tees, Harrogate, Worksop, Huntingdon, Knutsford, Telford, Tamworth, Chigwell, Bristol, Maidenhead, Horsham, Maidstone, Alexandra Palace and Battersea Park in London.
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10% off SAS: Who Dares Wins
£250.00
10% off SAS: Who Dares Wins
Nutley, East Sussex:: Got what it takes to be a Special Forces soldier? Find out with Break-Point in East Sussex, the guys behind the hit Channel 4 show SAS: Who Dares Wins. Matt ‘Ollie’ Ollerton calls the shots as mental and physical ability is pushed. Trainee soldiers must overcome fast paced ever changing circumstances with quick and decisive thinking and time is of the essence as hostile forces close in. The only objective? Get out alive. Apply newly learned vital and transferable skills including map-reading, navigation, medical awareness, innovative leadership and all-important escape and evasion skills as ever-changing situations mean you must be ready for anything: can you go beyond your break-point? Just remember, once deployed, there is no turning back. Availability: The next event will take place on Saturday 2 September 2017. Currently, no further events are planned. Weather: This is an outdoor, all-weather experience. Duration: The course starts at 7am. Please arrive a little early to ensure a prompt start. Numbers On Day: Share the experience with up to 23 other people. Spectators: Dress Code: Dress for the weather and wrap up well in winter. Wear flat shoes - walking boots or trainers are ideal. This is an outdoor, all-weather experience - if it's raining, expect to get wet and please dress appropriately. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. A good level of fitness is required and participants must be able to run 5km outdoors. Other Info: Prior to the event, all candidates will be required to complete a medical declaration.
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Bungee Jumping
£82.00
Bungee Jumping
Tamworth, Staffordshire:: Head to the summit of a 160 foot crane and experience the breathtaking thrill of bungee jumping. Kick off the session with a harness fitting and detailed safety checks, before heading skyward in preparation for the big jump. After being psyched-up by the professional instructor - it's bungee time! After hurdling from the platform, dive towards the floor, before being suddenly pinged backwards in one swift motion, before returning to firm ground. Video footage of the jump will be available for purchase on the day to take home as a special memento. Availability: Weekend dates around twice a year. Weather: High winds or heavy rain might prevent your jump going ahead. If in doubt, call the venue to check before you leave. Duration: After registering you'll be allocated a bungee time slot; you can reasonably expect to jump within an hour. Safety checks, briefing and harnessing take a few minutes. Your jump will last just a few heart-stopping seconds. Numbers On Day: Up to 100 others will also jump on the day. Spectators: Bring as many spectators as you like - get them to bring along a camera or video. Dress Code: Wear long trousers rather than a skirt (you'll be upside down!). Glasses and hard contact lenses must be removed prior to jumping. Guidelines: Restrictions: Min age 14. Under 16's need a parent/guardian's signature. Max weight is 120kg (18.9st), waist size between 40cm - 125cm. Over 50's must produce a doc's certificate. MUST be in good health and inform us of any medical conditions beforehand. Other Info: Conditions that will prevent you from jumping include: high blood pressure, any heart condition, dizziness/epilepsy, pregnancy, asthma, any neurological condition and diabetes.
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25% off A Two Night Warwickshire Break for Two
£131.00
25% off A Two Night Warwickshire Break for Two
Kenilworth, Warwickshire:: Enjoy a relaxing break for two in the Warwickshire countryside, at the award-winning Woodside venue. Set in 32 acres of picturesque gardens, the beautiful Edwardian building is located in Kenilworth, a small historic town that boasts the ruins of 'England's most important lake fortress', while being in close visiting distance of Kenilworth Castle, Warwick Castle and Stratford-upon-Avon. Spend two peaceful nights in one of the hotel's comfortable classic double rooms, waking up to a delicious cooked breakfast. Bedrooms are located in a separate accommodation building, and offer easy access to the hotel's leisure facilities, including an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, an air-conditioned fitness suite and a 9 hole pitch and putt golf course. Availability: Thursday and Friday or Sunday and Monday only, excluding 14th - 16th July 2017. Book as far in advance as possible. MUST be booked and taken by 31st October 2017. Weather: Duration: This stay is for two nights. Check in after 2pm. Check out before 10.30am. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 18 are welcome. Disabled facilities are available at Woodside - please call the hotel before you arrive to ensure they allocate a suitable bedroom. Other Info:
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Lake District Break for Two at The Waterhead, Cumbria
£115.00
Lake District Break for Two at The Waterhead, Cumbria
Coniston, Cumbria:: Scenic breaks for two do not come much more poetic than at The Waterhead. This charming hotel on Coniston Water with lawns running down to the lakeshore is set amongst dramatic scenery between the lake and the mountains. Spend the night in a standard-grade double or twin room with en suite facilities and modern amenities. Coniston Water with the Old Man towering above at 803 metres offers a variety of lake activities, as well as excellent walking to suit all abilities. For those who prefer a gentler pace there are lake cruises and a wealth of historic houses to visit - or if you'd rather stay in, head down to the lounge or gardens and relax. Receive a full English breakfast in the morning to round off this relaxing break. Availability: Sunday to Thursday from 1 February - 31 October and seven days a week during November, December, January, excluding 24, 25, 26 December and 31 December 2017. Weather: Duration: Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests must be aged 18 or over. Other Info: Dinner isn't included, but the hotel's Mountain View Restaurant offers excellent local cuisine, overlooking magnificent mountain scenery. To book a table please call the hotel direct in advance.
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London Brewery Tour for Two
£40.00
London Brewery Tour for Two
Walthamstow, London; Southwark, London; Battersea, London; Peckham, London; Greenwich, London;:: Explore one of London's craft brewers and find out why the capital's craft beer scene is so popular. Visit a recommended London brewery or microbrewery and meet expert and passionate staff who are happy to explain how much love and toil goes into creating their unique signature ales and beers, whilst giving a tour of the brewery and the production process. These independent breweries don't just churn out huge amounts - they value quality over quantity, and it shows. All tours include a tasting session of one or more delectable flavours and some may also include a bottle of beer or a goodie bag to take home. A great chance to get behind the scenes with a group of like-minded beer lovers, who appreciate individuality over mass production. Availability: Most breweries run tours one weekend date a month, some may be weekday evenings only. Weather: Duration: Most tours last around an hour. Numbers On Day: Numbers on the day may vary between 6 and 20 depending on the tour. Spectators: Dress Code: Please wear comfortable clothing and sensible, closed toe shoes; these are working breweries. Guidelines: Restrictions: As this experience involves alcohol, the minimum age is 18. Other Info: As these are working breweries, not all areas will be accessible to visitors.
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50% off Triple Supercar Blast and Hot Ride
£80.00
50% off Triple Supercar Blast and Hot Ride
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire; Cirencester, Gloucestershire; Elvington, North Yorkshire; Loughborough, Leicestershire; Kirkby Mallory, Leicestershire; Abingdon, Oxfordshire; Cranleigh, Surrey; Fife, Scotland; Honiton, Devon; Canterbury, Kent; Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire; Sherburn-in-Elmet, North Yorkshire; Canterbury, Kent; Seighford, Staffordshire; Bicester, Oxfordshire; Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire; Anglesey, Wales;:: Worship at the altar of the supercar with this triple car driving day with hot ride. Pick from a wide range of circuits and three elite cars and exercise that need for speed. Choose from a line-up of the sleekest supercars, including Ferrari, Lamborghini, Audi R8, Aston Martin, Porsche and Ariel Atom. Some venues offer beloved movie and TV cars like K.I.T.T from Knightrider, Bumblebee and Barricade from Transformers and General Lee from Dukes of Hazzard. Tune in for a safety briefing, then take to the track for three miles in each vehicle: a grand total of nine miles. After that, strap in for an insane high-speed passenger ride in a hot hatch. Unbeatable. Availability: Availability varies depending on location, but is generally weekdays. Many venues offer a choice to pay extra at point of booking and upgrade to a weekend slot. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions like ice or heavy rain, when driving at speed might become dangerous. In the event of cancellation, contact is made. Duration: Lasts around two hours including a welcome, safety briefing, nine miles of driving time and the hot lap. Numbers On Day: Briefings are held in groups of up between 30 and 70 people. Actual driving time is on a one-to-one basis. There are likely to be other vehicles on the track. Spectators: Spectators are welcome. Some venues offer other chargeable rides on the day. Children must be closely supervised at all times. Pets are not permitted (with the exception of guide dogs). Dress Code: Dress comfortably (and warmly in winter) and wear narrow, flat-soled shoes to negotiate pedals that are close together. A helmet is provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Min age 18. Min height from 4'10''- 5', and maximum 6'4''. Maximum weight is 19 - 20 stone. Variations apply between venues so please check before booking. A full British or international manual driving licence must be produced on the day. Other Info:
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Seasonal Flower Arrangement Evening Class at Your London Florist
£70.00
Seasonal Flower Arrangement Evening Class at Your London Florist
Enfield, London:: Master the art of flower arranging with this charming seasonal flower arrangement class in London. The fragrant experience provides guests with all the secrets behind creating stunning floral displays for simply boosting surroundings around the home, or for special events such as weddings and parties. Pupils will gain an understanding about seasonal flowers and how to use them in different style arrangements, forming complementary colour schemes and a creative use of textures. An array of refreshments and tasty snacks are also provided throughout the session, it's a blooming lovely way to spend an evening! Availability: Weekday dates available throughout the year. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue for three hours. Sessions take place from 6pm-9pm. Numbers On Day: There will be a maximum of 10 people in each class. Spectators: Dress Code: Please wear casual clothing and closed toe shoes. Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests over 16 are welcome. Disability access is available, please speak to the venue for specific requirements. Please wear closed toe shoes. Other Info: All materials and flowers are provided. Participants get to take home there arrangements.
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Brewery Day and Beer Tasting at Brewhouse and Kitchen Lichfield
£90.00
Brewery Day and Beer Tasting at Brewhouse and Kitchen Lichfield
Lichfield, Staffordshire:: A lot of care goes into the ancient art of beer making. Learn all the secrets on this brewery day. Sit down to an enlightening Q and A with the resident brewer, then put the new knowledge to the test by brewing a five litre keg of beer. Rest assured there's the chance to sample the B and K's range of excellent produce too. As well as the seasonal beers there are the steadfast core beverages like Gatehouse Session Bitter and Lunartick Red Rye Ale. After building an appetite, sit down to a hearty lunch. Best of all, take home the keg of beer to enjoy with pride. While in town, soak up some local culture at medieval Lichfield Cathedral or visit the charming wine bars. Availability: Runs every Friday and Saturday throughout the year. Please provide at least two weeks booking notice. Weather: Duration: Lasts between six and eight hours, including time for lunch. Numbers On Day: Share the experience with up to eight other beer lovers. Spectators: Dress Code: Wear warm old clothes (jeans are recommended, they may get dirty) and leather shoes or wellies for this wet environment. Guidelines: Restrictions: As this experience involves alcohol, the minimum age is 18. Other Info:
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Champneys Spa Day at Springs
£69.00
Champneys Spa Day at Springs
Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire:: Spend a day at Champneys Springs, taking advantage of modern, luxurious facilities including heated swimming pool, whirlpool, gymnasium, sauna and steam rooms, indoor and outdoor hot tubs and laconium. After a welcome refreshment, feel free to take part in a complete programme of (up to 20, subject to availability) exercise and wellbeing classes, with trained therapists on hand to give professional advice. To add to the indulgence, a healthy and tasty hot or cold three-course buffet lunch is also included. This relaxing day should leave you feeling refreshed and revitalised at the UK's first purpose-built health farm - one of the most advanced health spas in the country. Availability: Monday - Thursday throughout the year with a £10 supplement for Friday and Sunday bookings and £20 for Saturdays and bank holiday Mondays. Weekends fill very quickly; book at least six to eight weeks in advance. Weather: The weather won't affect this spa day, but some outdoor activities might be cancelled if the weather is very bad. Duration: Arrive from 9am and feel free to stay until 6pm. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Bring swimwear, flip-flops, workout gear. Robes and towels are provided. Guidelines: Exit the M1 at junction 22 or 23a. If junction 22, 2nd exit to A511 then A42. Junction 23 takes you straight onto A42. Exit A42 at junction 12, take 1st exit at roundabout to B5006 Measham, 2nd left onto B4116 and the health farm is on the left. Sat nav users - use the postcode DE12 7HD and the road name Gallows Lane to locate the spa. Please look for the white walls at the driveway entrance. The closest rail station is Loughbough. Restrictions: Minimum age 14, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. Vegetarian, kosher and other special dietary requirements can usually be catered for; requests must be communicated to the spa 21 days prior. Other Info: To book treatments, please contact Champneys directly at least two weeks in advance.
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Windsor Dinner Cruise for Two
£150.00
Windsor Dinner Cruise for Two
Windsor, Berkshire:: A wonderful evening of fine food awaits, with the dinner of a lifetime. 'The Melody', the newest riverboat in the Bateaux Windsor fleet, is a beautifully crafted vessel that showcases uninterrupted views of the River Thames and the very best of Windsor's sumptuous green landscape. For two and a half hours, settle into an exceptional restaurant experience and relax in luxurious interiors, which feature aristocratic burgundy furnishings and authentic hardwood finishes. With an indulgent five-course set menu to choose from, this delectable dine makes for a perfect evening of relaxation and celebration. Finish off with Fairtrade tea or coffee and petit fours, as a perfect end to an extraordinary journey. Availability: Runs on Fridays, Saturdays and bank holidays. Weather: Bateaux Windsor cruises operate in all weather conditions. Duration: Lasts 2.5 hours with boarding 30 minute before. Board from Thames Side Pier from 7pm to depart at 7.30pm. Please arrive promptly as late boarding is not possible. Disembark at the pier at 10pm. Numbers On Day: Up to 44 guests are welcome on board. Spectators: Spectators are welcome to wave you off from the river bank. Dress Code: Smart formal wear is requested please. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 12. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. Vegetarian options, as well as other dietary requirements, can be catered for - however please contact the venue as these must be pre ordered. Other Info: Additional drinks can be purchased on the night. Smoking (including the use of e-cigarettes) is not permitted on board. An e-voucher is issued once a booking has been made. Any extra purchase on board should be paid by card.
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Three-Course Dinner for Two at Coulsdon Manor Hotel and Golf Club, Surrey
£50.00
Three-Course Dinner for Two at Coulsdon Manor Hotel and Golf Club, Surrey
Old Coulsdon, Surrey:: Looking for that mix of tranquillity and fine dining? Then the delightful Coulsdon Manor Hotel and Golf Club in leafy Surrey should be perfect. Set in 140 acres of beautiful landscaped parkland, this serene location boasts a wonderful collection of rare trees gathered from around the globe, making it ideal for escaping the hurly burley of modern life (hard to believe that London is a mere 15 miles away). This charming gourmet experience is perfect for kicking back and enjoying a delicious three-course meal, choose from a set menu where options include slow roasted duck and a divine orange cheesecake (with meat, fish and vegetarian options to suit all tastes). With a reputation at the restaurant for first-rate food and fine wines, Coulsdon Manor is guaranteed not to disappoint. Availability: Daily throughout the year - subject to availability. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue for up to 90 minutes. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Guests aged 18 or over are welcome. The hotel has one wheelchair accessible room (please advise requirements at point of booking). Other Info:
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One Night Spa Break for Two at Champneys Tring, Hertfordshire
£350.00
One Night Spa Break for Two at Champneys Tring, Hertfordshire
Tring, Hertfordshire:: Soothe and rejuvenate stressed minds and strained bodies with a relaxing overnight stay for two at Champneys Tring, the health farm which won Best Spa for Wellness in 2016 at The Good Spa Guide. Check in and get comfortable in a tastefully decorated, comfortable en suite room, before heading to the spa to make use of facilities including a heated indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam room and high-tech gym, which also offers classes. What's more, enjoy dinner on the day of arrival and a delicious breakfast and lunch on the day of departure, so there's no organising to do and guests don't have to leave the hotel whatsoever! Availability: Sunday to Thursday throughout the year. Fridays are available at a supplemental charge of £30pp, or Saturdays for £40pp, made payable directly to Champneys. Weather: The weather won't affect your stay, but some outdoor activities might be cancelled if the weather is very bad. Duration: Check in from 2pm. Check out is at 11am the following day, but guests are welcome to stay and use facilities until 4pm. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Bring swimwear and gym gear. Robes, towels and flip-flops are provided. Guidelines: Champneys is easily found from Junction 20 of the M25, Junction 11 of the M1 or many connecting 'A' roads. The nearest station is Berkhamsted, served by trains from Euston. Restrictions: Minimum age 18. Other Info: To book treatments, please contact the spa directly with two weeks' notice. Spa facilities can only be used once checked in. Continue to enjoy them up until the departure afternoon.
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Paintballing for Four Edinburgh
£60.00
Paintballing for Four Edinburgh
Burnwynd, Edinburgh City:: Imagine crashing through the undergrowth, dodging exploding paintballs, hiding in bunkers or spying on enemies from on high. On arrival, be kitted out with freshly laundered combat coveralls, full face protection paintball goggles and top of the range semi-automatic paintball gun with 100 paintballs each. Each player is given a full safety briefing by an experienced marshal before commencing play. This is a real chance to shake off day-to-day responsibilities and rekindle a spirit of adventure. There are between six and eight games included in the full day experience, played out within differently themed areas and zones, set up to test skills of strategy, leadership, navigation and teamwork. Availability: Events run every weekend and occasionally on weekdays. Weather: Paintballing will go ahead whatever the weather. Duration: Choose to stay for the full day then please expect to be at the venue for approximately seven hours, beginning at 9am and ending at around 4pm. Please arrive 10 minutes early to ensure a prompt start. Lunch takes place around 12.30pm. Numbers On Day: There is no limit to the amount of participants but there will be no more than 20 to each marshall. Spectators: Spectators are welcome but must remain in the safety zone at all times. Viewing of the actual experience will be limited. Bring a camera as there will be some great shots to be taken in the safety area. Dress Code: Wear old clothes (ideally layers or thick, padded clothing) and trainers or walking boots. Full body armour and face masks are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age 10. Paintballing is physically demanding and paintballs can bruise if you get hit. Other Info: Players tend to use around 400 - 500 paintballs. Lunch and additional paintballs can be purchased on the day (balls costs around £7.99 per 100).
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Half Day Drone Flying Course, Cheshire
£95.00
Half Day Drone Flying Course, Cheshire
Warrington, Cheshire:: It’s time for take-off! Learn all the tricks behind flying a drone skilfully and safely with this half-day drone flying course in Cheshire. Lead by a CAA approved drone pilot, take to the skies with expert guidance on how to improve flying and drone filming techniques. Ideal for amateurs and enthusiasts alike, the course covers how to control the drone and understand what’s shown on screen, a breakdown of UK flying rules and techniques for safe practice. Before being let loose on one of the latest DJI drones (Inpsire 1, Phantom 3, Phantom 4 and Mavic Pro), each student is presented with the opportunity to trial their flying skills on a DJI drone simulator. Mark the occasion with a group drone selfie and go home with a drone flying certificate. Availability: Most weekends throughout the year, subject to availability. Weather: Courses may be rescheduled in the case of extreme wind or rain. Duration: The course lasts for three hours, starting at 9.30am or 2pm. Numbers On Day: Enjoy the course with up to seven other students. Two students share a drone and simulator. Spectators: Dress Code: The course takes place outside, so please wear comfortable weather appropriate clothing. Guidelines: Restrictions: Participants aged 14 and over are welcome. All under 18s must be accompanied by a participating adult. Other Info:
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Scuba Diving in Nottingham
£25.00
Scuba Diving in Nottingham
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire:: Dive headfirst into a new adventure with this taster scuba diving session in the heart of Nottingham. Benefit from the expert guidance of knowledgeable instructors (you’d expect nothing less from the only SSI Diamond Dive Centre in the UK) and learn essential scuba-skills! Start the session with a briefing from an experienced coach, who provides details on the kit, apparatus and best diving techniques. Once familiar with the set-up, it’s time to take the plunge! Get familiar with the underwater world in a spacious heated pool and put new skills to the test. The session is a wonderful introduction to diving for beginners and acts as a refresher course for advanced divers wanting to brush up on their knowledge. Availability: Friday evenings only. Booking is subject to availability. Weather: Duration: Expect to be at the venue between two and three hours, meeting at 7.30pm in reception. The scuba diving lesson lasts for one hour and 45 minutes. Numbers On Day: Take part in the scuba diving lesson with up to seven other participants. Spectators: Dress Code: Bring a swimming costume and a towel. Wearing a t-shirt or wetsuit is recommended, as the apparatus can sometimes rub against the skin. All other equipment will be provided, including your tanks, masks and scuba gear. Guidelines: Restrictions: Participants aged over 16 are welcome. All participants are required to sign a medical declaration and disclaimer before taking part. No previous experience is necessary. Other Info:
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Slice and Dice - Knife Skills at Cookery School in London
£140.00
Slice and Dice - Knife Skills at Cookery School in London
Oxford Circus, London:: Master the art of chopping, slicing, dicing and filleting with Cookery School's Slice and Dice - Knife Skills class. Using the professional Wusthof knife, try out all the tricks of the trade. Cook a range of dishes which require substantial knife work, such as minestrone with hand-chopped pesto; organic beef burger and grilled catch of the day. Learn to prepare caramelised orange and apple cake. By the end of the session, wield the knife like an expert, having nailed filleting, dicing, coring and slicing. The experience begins with a hearty Cookery School breakfast and ends with a feast, giving students the chance to sample their creations. The Wusthof knife is available to purchase on the day. Availability: Weekdays and weekends once every two months. Please book at least four weeks in advance for this popular experience. Weather: Duration: Lasts around three and a half hours. Numbers On Day: There will be one seasoned chef for every ten participants. Spectators: Dress Code: Please wear comfortable clothes and closed toe shoes. Aprons are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 16. Other Info:
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Paintballing for Four Glasgow
£60.00
Paintballing for Four Glasgow
Kirkintilloch, Glasgow City:: Imagine crashing through the undergrowth, dodging exploding paintballs, hiding in bunkers or spying on enemies from on high. On arrival, be kitted out with freshly laundered combat coveralls, full face protection paintball goggles and top of the range semi-automatic paintball gun with 100 paintballs each. Each player is given a full safety briefing by an experienced marshal before commencing play. This is a real chance to shake off day-to-day responsibilities and rekindle a spirit of adventure. There are between six and eight games included in the full day experience, played out within differently themed areas and zones, set up to test skills of strategy, leadership, navigation and teamwork. Availability: Events run every weekend and occasionally on weekdays. Weather: Paintballing will go ahead whatever the weather. Duration: Choose to stay for the full day then please expect to be at the venue for approximately seven hours, beginning at 9am and ending at around 4pm. Please arrive 10 minutes early to ensure a prompt start. Lunch takes place around 12.30pm. Numbers On Day: There is no limit to the amount of participants but there will be no more than 20 to each marshall. Spectators: Spectators are welcome but must remain in the safety zone at all times. Viewing of the actual experience will be limited. Bring a camera as there will be some great shots to be taken in the safety area. Dress Code: Wear old clothes (ideally layers or thick, padded clothing) and trainers or walking boots. Full body armour and face masks are provided. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age 10. Paintballing is physically demanding and paintballs can bruise if you get hit. Other Info: Players tend to use around 400 - 500 paintballs. Lunch and additional paintballs can be purchased on the day (balls costs around £7.99 per 100).
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