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There's not much that beats the sensation of hovering above the ground in a dynamic, fast-moving five-seater Jet Ranger helicopter. It's how the rich and famous like to travel and is the most idyllic way to see the sensational sights of the beautiful British landscape. On this six mile pleasure flight, climb to around 1000 feet and soak up breathtaking sights from the ground below, with the pilot pointing out any local landmarks along the way. Bring along a camera to capture the impressive views below, to show friends and family and relive the experience once back on solid ground.
A professional photoshoot is the perfect way to capture a moment in time and a picture is something a mother and daughter can treasure forever. Available at locations across the UK, this experience includes hair and makeup styling for both mum and daughter, applied by a professional team with the aim to have both looking their best for the big moment. Once in front of the camera, enjoy striking different poses and changing into any outfits brought on the day. When the posing finishes, have a look through the different shots and select a complimentary A4 print. If either would like to buy extras, the package includes £50 off a wall hanging or album purchased at the viewing.
This is no ordinary driving lesson! This official Jaguar driving experience gives under 17's the power to take charge of a brand new automatic Jaguar XE and learn the essential driving skills needed for the road. Packed with the latest technology, the XE is an astounding car with leather seats, a slick aerodynamic design and a glowing red button which starts the engine. Available at six top UK venues, start the day with a briefing before taking the wheel for 60 whole minutes. Practise moving off and steering, before advancing to junctions, roundabouts and parking on a purpose-built replica road system. With a friendly instructor to offer tips throughout, a parent or guardian can even join the ride. Start the engine!
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.
The amazing 300BHP Ariel Atom - with a top speed of 150mph - is probably one of the fastest cars you’ll ever drive! You’ll get to experience the car’s awesome acceleration, flying from 0 to 60mph in 2.7 seconds! Your exhilarating day starts with a chance to test-drive the circuit in a super-saloon, before blasting off in the Atom.
You will be swept back in time as you enter Coombe Abbey and experience the life of Lords and Ladies. You will join other guests for a banquet of epic proportions comprising a four-course meal accompanied by red wine and mead. Enjoy a break from the norm with an evening of historical celebration!
Retrace the steps of some of football’s greatest legends, relive the glorious history of the club and marvel in the splendour of today’s Theatre of Dreams. Sit in the heights of the North Stand for a bird’s eye view of the pitch, stand in Sir Alex’s spot in the dug out, sit in the Home changing room at your favourite player’s peg and emerge from the players’ tunnel.
A favourite haunt of kings and queens, King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn once walked these ancient halls. A breathtaking historical monument filled with luxury furnishings, Thornbury Castle is the only Tudor palace to be open as a hotel. With roaring fireplaces, winding staircases, priceless antiques and lots to see and do locally, you'll enjoy a wonderful stay in this beautiful hotel.
Everything has been designed with your relaxation in mind at Champneys Henlow Grange, from the beautiful water walkway to the spacious lounge areas. Enjoy an ultimate relaxation day which includes unlimited use of the facilities including the swimming pool, sauna, steam room, whirlpool, gym, tennis courts, plus access to up to 20 fitness and wellbeing classes per day. A 3 course buffet style lunch is also included in the package for an even better experience!
Delve into the wild world of cowboys and cowgirls on this fantastic trail ride in the New Forest. The New Forest has England's largest remaining tracts of unenclosed pasture land and bears our closest resemblance to the Wild West. On the day you'll be riding a trusty Western Paint horse western-style - this technique is easier to grasp and feels more secure than the traditional English-style and is also designed for comfort. Leave the stresses and strains of everyday existence as you head into the picturesque countryside for a two hour trail, led by expert wranglers. Back at the ranch, tuck into a well- earned barbeque meal and hot coffee.
The stunning Bannatyne Hotel Darlington is a superb venue for a relaxing overnight break. Among the surroundings of this grade II listed Georgian townhouse you and your guest can unwind in peace, quiet, and luxury as you enjoy your deluxe room, candlelit dinner with prosecco and of course two revitalising treatments lasting 65 minutes in total designed to help you feel rested and refreshed. Options include a Swedish back, neck, and shoulder massage, Bannatyne energising facial or an OPI manicure along with a 15 minute scalp massage each! On top of the treatments you’ll also find facilities such as a newly refurbished gym, swimming pool, sauna and steam room.
Head to the Samphires restaurant located in The Stradey Park Hotel to enjoy this fantastic gourmet experience. Head Chef Stewart Williams is dedicated to using the freshest ingredients, and often incorporates local produce into his meals to create delicious masterpieces. The Samphires restaurant has recently been refurbished, and features panoramic windows that open onto the beautiful surrounding coast and provide stunning views to complete the experience.
Key Features: Full driving licence is essential Choose from three locations within EnglandFor two people to race! An exciting challenge on dumpers to test your nerve, welcome to motorised madness! On average each competitor takes part in two different heats racing against the clock and other competitors, with the fastest times qualifying to reach the final head to head, then on to victory to win the coveted Diggerland goodie pack...What You Need To Know: Your dumper experience will last for approximately 2½ hours and you are welcome to bring along friends and family to watch you compete! To participate in this activity you need to be at least 17 years old. No Generally the last Saturday evening of the month, March to November. There will be up to 30 other people in your group.Please Note: You will need a full valid driving licence to take part. If you suffer from epilepsy or any other medical condition which prohibits driving then you will not be able to take part.Locations:England: North: Castleford, West YorkshireSouth West: Cullompton, DevonSouth: Strood, KentExpiry: The experience day gift pack voucher must be redeemed and used within the 12 month validity period. How Will My Voucher Be Delivered?To An Email Address Of Your Choice (Free Delivery):If you choose to receive your voucher via email, this will be delivered to your chosen email address within 2 hours of purchase. You can send the voucher directly to the recipient or print your voucher & give as a gift.By Post:If you would like your voucher sent by post, please untick the email voucher tick box and your voucher will be delivered to your chosen delivery address selected at checkout.
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This is your chance to race the ultimate Big Boys Dodgems cars! This is real motor racing in fantastic Saloon Stockcars, accompanied by live commentators and trophies for the winners. On arrival you will be greeted with light refreshments and issued with your racing overalls. Next you will be briefed on the session's events by the Race Steward. Now it's onto the main event - the opportunity to drive a real 1200cc Saloon Stockcar around this Championship track. Your driving experience will begin with one practice session of three laps, followed by two race heats, each consisting of 8 laps. Based on the points you have scored in the heats, the steward of the meeting will stream competitors into their Championship Final group - an electrifying 8 lap race that will pit you against drivers of similar ability. Before departing there will be a presentation ceremony, where the winners will be given their all-important trophies and everyone will receive a commemorative certificate.
Rediscover your sense of adventure with the family and all go tubing in Northampton on a specially created white water course. Challenge one another to stay afloat in your inflatable rings as you are washed down the course trying to avoid the various obstacles such as whirlpools and eddy's. The UK's white water rafting course grades Northampton course 2 - 3, making it great fun and ensuring everybody is safe. Come and experience this stimulating rafting course for yourselves and enjoy an exciting, breathtaking day out together.
Fly high with a hot air balloon flight at one of a selection of launch sites in South West England or Wales. Meet a seasoned pilot for an essential briefing before helping the crew to set-up and inflate the balloon ready for lift-off. Once in position, the hot air balloon ascends to sensational heights of up to 3,000 feet. Enjoy magnificent bird's-eye views of the countryside unfolding below. As the balloon moves along with the wind, there is no resistance, making for a smooth, peaceful flight. Once back at ground level, help the crew to pack away before returning to the launch site to take away a special flight certificate as a memento. Balloon operators vary, with some offering a slightly longer flight and others a glass of champagne on landing.
Welcome to Tophams Hotel, a charming boutique hotel full of timeless grandeur, chic interiors and modern amenities. Located in the heart of Belgravia, the double or twin rooms promise quirky interiors with unique finishes which are both a delight and a surprise. Being just a short distance from the vibrant atmospheres of London Victoria, Buckingham Palace and the stylish West End, this Belgravia hotel base is ideal for a night out or sightseeing alike. After a fitful and indulgent night's sleep, wake up to a delicious continental breakfast before a leisurely check out.
This luxurious overnight break at The Mount Somerset really does offer everything you need for a truly unforgettable break! This majestic 4-star haven boasts all the elegance and opulence of a quintessential English Regency mansion, and you’ll be able to take in stunning views of the Somerset countryside before admiring the hotel’s sweeping spiral staircase, breathtaking décor and friendly service. Your stay will include accommodation in a beautiful Premier Suite, as well as a delicious three-course dinner, a 30 minute massage each and full use of the hotel’s extensive spa facilities. You’ll also receive tea and cake on arrival, as well as breakfast in the morning.
Make the most of this incredible overnight spa break at Losehill House, with full use of the spa facilities and a treatment each. Having a choice of a back massage, facial, salt scrub or shoulder and scalp massage, whichever option you choose will involve Thalgo and ESPA products from the team of experienced therapists. With the help of the secluded setting and making the most of the sauna, swimming pool, outdoor hot tub and steam room, your mind and body will feel totally relaxed. Dine with your chosen guest in the evening, sampling a delicious three course meal, before waking in the morning to a full Derbyshire breakfast.
Situated on the Irish Sea coast on the shores of Newcastle Bay, Slieve Donard has stunning views across the Irish Sea, and is set in six acres of private grounds. Spend a day marvelling at the contemporary design and luxurious decor of this ESPA designed spa, and enjoy access to facilities including 20 metre pool, choice of thermal heat experiences (such as a single sex rock sauna, amethyst steam room and vitality pool) and state-of-the-art gym. Fresh fruit and nuts are included, along with a tasty spa lunch and a soft drink. A 55 minute ESPA treatment of choice (either a facial, full body aromatherapy massage, body envelopment, luxury manicure or pedicure) completes the experience.
Retreat for an afternoon and evening of bliss, pampering and relaxation for two with this twilight treat with dinner at Sketchley Grange Spa. Arrive in the afternoon and make use of the impressive facilities which include a Cedar Wood sauna, solarium, state-of-the-art gym, a crystal clear 17 metre pool, whirlpool and aromatic steam room. Indulge in a 25 minute treatment each, choosing either a back massage, an OPI express manicure or pedicure or an express facial. To top off this evening of pure tranquillity, dine on a two-course evening meal together in the hotel restaurant.
It’s no secret that Cumbria is home to some of Britain’s most enthralling scenery and historic attractions. Whether it’s a visit to the iconic Hadrian’s Wall, the historic city of Carlisle or a romp in the enchanting Lake District, the String of Horses Inn is the ultimate location to rest your head after a fun-filled day of exploring the gorgeous surrounding countryside. With not one, but two nights on offer with this package, you’ll have plenty of time to discover this breath-taking area. You’ll also have the opportunity to sample local produce and ales with a fantastic three course dinner for two in the hotel’s restaurant!
For up and coming falconers, it doesn't get much better than this. Meet a host of majestic eagles and more with this fun-filled experience in Bedfordshire. Begin with a coffee and talking through the itinerary with a resident falconer - then the fun can really begin. Enjoy a guided tour of the falconry centre with a small bird of prey on your glove and meet a few of the smaller residents to gain some familiarity and confidence. Next, it's time to greet the big guys - Bald Eagles, White Tailed Sea Eagles, African Fish Eagles, Blue Chilean Eagles and Steppe Eagles among others. Handle and free fly one of these magnificent creatures within the arena. A fun, educational and essential for anyone with a passion for raptors.