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South Shields, Pennines & the Coast

South Shields, Pennines & the Coast

Enjoy a 5 day tour staying at 4* Blackwell Grange Hotel, near Darlington, with included excursions to South Shields, Stanhope, Barnard Castle, Saltburn by the Sea and Redcar.

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South Shields, Pennines and the Coast                                                NEW TOUR


Catherine Cookson Country, South Shields, Stanhope, Barnard Castle, Redcar and Saltburn by the Sea


On this new summer tour we take in the beauty of the Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Catherine Cookson Country and South Shields, as well as the seaside towns of Redcar and Saltburn by the Sea.


Your Holiday Includes

  • REturn coach travel

  • Door to Door Service

  • Half Board basis

  • Use of leisure facilities

  • One night entertainment

  • Excursions

  • Guided services for Catherine Cookson Country Tour

  • Afternoon TEa Box on outward journey



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South Shields

SOUTH SHIELDS TOUR AND DARLINGTON: We head to South Shields, home to the late Catherine cookson, where we pick up our tour guide. We head along the coast road, past Marsden Bay, Whitburn and Seaburn, with guided commentary. In the afternoon we enjoy free time in Darlington, perhaps visit the indoor market or explore the High Street.

Barnard Castle

STANHOPE, NORTH PENNINES AND BARNARD CASTLE: We stop at the small market town of Stanhope, right on the edge of the Pennines, where we are free to explore the Durham Dales Centre or Lime TRee Gallery. We continue through the rugged terrain of the North Pennines to Alston. In the afternoon we continue through the scenic hills of Langdon Beck to the market town of Barnard Castle.

Saltburn & Redcar

SALTBURN BY THE SEA AND REDCAR: Saltburn, home to the first pier built on the North East coast, but the last one remaining. It bestows plenty of Victorian charm, including the water balanced cliff lifts. Redcar is an idyllic seaside resort once famed as a fishing village, with an array of museums, galleries and monuments

Your Hotel


Blackwell Grange Hotel, Nr Darlington ****


The Blackwell Grange Hotel is a beautiful 17th century mansion, peacefully situated in nine acres of its own grounds.  All rooms have TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities.  The hotel has a restaurant, bar, lounge, lift and leisure club with indoor pool, spa and sauna.


Hotel Facilities

  • Ensuite

  • TV

  • Hairdryer

  • Tea/coffee making facilities

  • Restaurant

  • Bar

  • Lounge

  • Lift

  • Indoor Swimming Pool

  • Spa

  • Sauna







Thursday 27th August 2020

5 Days / 4 Nights


Single Supplement £NIL


Tour Departs By:  9.00am

Tour REturns By:  6.00pm


£50 Deposit required on all holidays





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Kidderminster Whittles Kidderminster, Whittles Depot, Foley Business Park
Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, Faulkland St Coach Station
Worcester (Warndon) Worcester (Warndon), Bus Lay-by outside
the Beefeater Three Pears Inn

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Address: Foley Business Park, Stourport Road, Kidderminster, Worcs, DY11 7QL