Smiths Of Marple

Bus And Coach Hire Since 1950

72 Cross Lane, Marple, SK6 7PZ

09:00 - 16:30

0161 427 2825

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Saturday 6th May - Chester & The Anderton Boat Lift


This fantastic full day excursion will take in the delights of

Chester with time at leisure to enjoy the history, shops

and cafes that this wonderful city has to offer. After a short

time in Chester, We then move onto Anderton, where we

shall experience the wonders of The Anderton Boat Lift

and a leisurely cruise down the river Weaver. After the

experience, we will enjoy a complimentary afternoon

cream tea (consisting of scone, jam,cream and tea or


Adults: £34.50  Conc: £32.50

Saturday 20th May -Whitby in the Spring

Visit this traditional seaside resort, with its blue flag

beaches,history and best of all its fish & chips!

Dust the cobwebs off your bucket and spade, go crabbing at

the harbour or treat your loved one to some nice Whitby jet


Adults: £22 Conc: £20.50


Saturday 10th June - Liverpool Albert docks

Visit Albert Docks which is one of Britain’s top heritage

attractions situated in a spectacular riverside setting and

Is home to many award winning visitor attractions.

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Sunday 24th June - York

York is a city you will fall in love with the moment you

arrive; Renowned for its exquisite architecture, cobbledstreets,

the iconic York Minster and wealth of visitor

attractions, you really will leave wanting to visit again


Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50


Sunday 9th July - Pontefract Liquorice festival

Love liquorice? Then this is the perfect festival for you to

enjoy. Pontefract celebrates the town’s historic links with

the flavoursome plant. Enjoy a tempting array of liquorice

food and drink whilst wandering around the many food

and craft stalls. Dancers,


Musicians and street entertainers

delight the crowds throughout the day!

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Saturday 15th July - Cleveleys Or Blackpool

Cleveleys is a bustling traditional seaside resort with a

range of popular shops and cafes. It also boasts miles of

golden sands and a multi award winning promenade.

Blackpool is Britain’s most loved holiday destination, home

of the magnificent winter gardens & blackpool tower.

whether you’re 9 or 90 there are plenty of things to do in


Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Friday 28th July - Scarborough

Scarborough really does have it all - Dramatic Cliffs, and

castle headland, award winning beaches, historic harbour great family attractions,

booming town centre and many hidden gems.

Don’t forget to save some money for one of Scarborough’s famous

donkey rides which are available on both south bay and north bay beaches.

Adults: £22  Conc: £20.50


Wednesday 2nd August - Harrogate

Find a host of great things to do in Harrogate, which has

some fantastic attractions from gardens to castles and

art galleries.

There is something for every taste and interest, every

hobby and every passion and of course Betty’s tea rooms!

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Monday 7th August - St. Annes-On-Sea & Lytham

A super summer visit to neighbouring towns of Lytham

& St.Annes-On-Sea said to be the jewels of the Fylde

coast traditional coastal villages boasting a pier and

boating lake,with bags full of character and atmosphere.

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Thursday 10th August - Southport

A trip to the seaside is something we all love, and

Southport has plenty to do to suit all budgets.

with the pier, beach, restaurants and of course the

shopping, you will be spoilt for choice!

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50


Saturday 7th october - National Memorial Arboretum Alrewas or Lichfield

For a memorable day out, enjoy free entrance to the

arboretum with its newly opened remembrance centre

featuring three new exhibition galleries, Larger

restaurant and shop. Some Exhibits will carry an entry

fee but are well worth it. Whatever your interests it’s a

trip you wouldn't want to miss!

Or visit Lichfield an exciting place to visit with iconic

buildings such as the cathedral, beautiful parks,

museums and good variety of shops and cafes.

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Saturday 21st October - Autumn Tints Drive to Whitby

Join us on what has now become an annual tour, our

Autumn trip to Whitby. With the summer holidays feeling

like a distant memory, wrap up warm and take yourself

on a wonderful walk around Whitby.

The season of ghosts and ghouls, Follow in the

footsteps of Bram Stoker’s Dracula by climbing the town’s

199 steps (tradition demands you should count them

as you go) and work up a healthy appetite for some

award winning fish & chips!

Adults: £22 Conc: £20.50


Saturday 16th September - Emmerdale The Tour & Leeds City Centre

Fans of the soap have been waiting a long time to see Emmerdale’s famous streets. Now you can join us on a fully guided outside tour of the sets housed on the Harewood Estate in Leeds.

You will be able to take in the exteriors of the shows familiar places including Bob’s Cafe, the village church and The Woolpack. Guides will share secrets, stories and reveal fascinating facts behind the making of the multi award winning ITV soap.


Please note: Because the tour is exclusively outside you will need to ensure you have appropriate footwear and clothing with you. You will not be able to see the

interiors of the sets as they are housed in a separate location.


At the end of the tour you will have the chance to purchase some branded merchandise.

We shall finish off our superb day with time at leisurein the wonderful city of Leeds. From our centrally located coach park you will be able to access the markets, shops, restaurants and attractions.


Don’t miss out on all the drama, reserve your seats


Adults: £48

Friday 22nd September - Bury Market Special

Bury market is an open air market in the town of Bury,

Greater Manchester. It consists of a large market hall

With extensive stalls outside selling fruit, flowers,

Clothing, hardware and groceries and the world

Famous Bury black pudding.

Adults: £12.50

Saturday 18th November - Llandudno Christmas Fayre

Recognised as Wales’ largest Christmas Fayre with 150+

stalls,a great place to purchase unusual and treasured

gifts whilst sampling local produce. The perfect

opportunity to start getting into the festive spirit.

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Saturday 25th November - Bents Garden Centre

Bents celebrates its 80th Year! Discover inspirational

ideas from the lavish displays adorned with lights and

decorations, here you are guaranteed to find something to

suit every occasion.

Bents is not only a garden centre, but

houses pet shop, local produce, restaurants,cafes. Meet

up with family and friends on this special day out

Adults: £12.50


Saturday 2nd December - Leeds Cristkindelmarkt

Leeds is one of the most established German Christmas

markets in the UK, with traditional wooden stalls, festive

greenery, and twinkling colourful lights all creating a

unique continental style festive atmosphere.

A truly one stop shop for your festive buys.

Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50

Saturday 9th December - York St. Nicholas Fayre

Join us on Smiths last excursion of the year

Soak up the atmosphere and aromas of warm mulled

wine whilst you enjoy York’s ultimate Christmas

experience. One of the most well known open air markets

in the UK, this Christmas market promises not to


Adults: £19  Conc: £17.50


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