Tag Archives: Events

Planning Ahead//2015

Amy Moore details some upcoming events for itinerary planning in 2015 and beyond. BLETCHLEY PARK Bletchley Park boasts the recent film location of The Imitation Game (2014) with a special yearlong exhibition running until November 2015. The Imitation Game: The Exhibition opened on November 10, 2014 and is hosted in the very room where the movie […]

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Welcome To The Show

Amy Moore introduces GTW’s upcoming events segment with a list of travel trade shows guaranteed not to be missed.  THE SOUTH WEST GROUP TRAVEL SHOW FEBRUARY 7 2015, WESTON-SUPER-MARE Since 2012, the South West Group Travel Show has offered free admission for group travel organisers and members of the travel trade, showcasing inspirational ideas for great group itineraries […]

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A Blooming Great Day Out

Helen Milbank rounds up historical attractions, gardens and shows guaranteed to prove a hit with tour groups of all ages and interests. Best For History Buffs LEEDS CASTLE, KENT Leeds Castle boasts a renowned Norman stronghold, the private property of six of England’s medieval queens, a palace used by Henry VIII and his first wife Catherine […]

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European Festivals: The Weird And The Wonderful

There’s a festival for just about anything. Amy Moore celebrates some of the strangest offerings for groups seeking to experience the surreal. UK//COOPER’S HILL CHEESE ROLLING May 26, 2015 Hosted in the petit Gloucester village of Brockworth, Cooper’s Hill Cheese Rolling embraces the local culture of chasing a wheel of cheese down a steep 295foot incline. […]

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Tower Of London: A Symbol Of Remembrance

A potent reminder of the bloody sacrifice made by millions, GTW explores why the humble poppy has become such an important symbol the world over. As the Tower of London is covered under a sea of ceramic poppies to mark the hundredth anniversary of the start of the First World War, this iconic flower once again blossoms […]

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London Film And Comic Con 2014

Amy Moore visits the attraction, which is held annually at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre. London Film and Comic Con is a popular cultural event hosted annually in the capital. GTW attended on Saturday July 12 at the prestigious event’s venue, Earls Court and Earls Court II. We were welcomed by a host of TV, […]

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