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About Tilly travel

50 something who enjoys being out and about, but doesn't always have the time :)

Saltwells Nature Reserve

Saltwells Local Nature Reserve off Coppice Lane, Quarry Bank, Dudley, West Midlands, DY5 1AX Admission free, free parking Covering 247 acres the Saltwells Local Nature Reserve is one of the largest urban nature reserves in the UK. Over the years … Continue reading

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Baggeridge Country Park

Baggeridge Country Park Gospel End, Sedgley South Staffordshire DY3 4HB Admission Free, car parking £3 for the day Originally a coal mine in the 19th and early 20th century with winding gear and open cast workings, waste heaps. thirty foot … Continue reading

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The Ghost Bus Tours

Starts at the Train Station York South side of the Royal York Hotel. Admission Adults £23, child £15 I can only describe this trip as a cross between Fawlty Towers and The Blair Witch Project. Funny with a few jumps … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Museum

Yorkshire Museum Museum Gardens York YO1 7FR Admission Adults £7.50, child free with paying adult or £4.00 Quite a large museum which looks at prehistoric times and tells the story of how the Roman Legions founded the city of York … Continue reading

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York Minster

Deangate York Y01 7HH Admission Adult £10 child Free. York Minster was built  between 1220 and 1472 and took over 250 to bring it to what is seen today.  It’s full name being ‘Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of St Peter in York’ … Continue reading

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York’s Chocolate Story

York’s Chocolate story Kings Square York Y01 7LD Admission Adult £11.50 child £9.50 Those on a diet beware, lot’s of samples on this tour. I really enjoyed this place and not just because of the chocolate. The tour starts with … Continue reading

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York Castle Museum

Eye of York, York, YO1 9RY Admission adults £10, child free with adult up to 4 children then £4.50 per child. A lovely museum  that is housed in an 18th century prison buildings and you can easily spend a full day … Continue reading

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