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4* Liverpool City Break
From Only £199.00

Liverpool is a vibrant city filled with culture, music and beautiful buildings. Most famous for the birth of the Beatles, It has a thriving arts scene and an abundance of museums and galleries all waiting to be discovered.

Duration: 3 Days
16/09/2022
Harrogate Autumn Flower Show
From Only £119.00

The perfect short break for garden lovers! The Harrogate Flower Show is regarded as one of the UK’s premier gardening events, welcoming over 100 of the UK’s top plant nurseries and landscapers.

Duration: 2 Days
17/09/2022
Settle to Carlisle Railway
From Only £139.00

The Settle to Carlisle Railway crosses the Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines for one of the most scenic rides in Britain.

Duration: 2 Days
15/10/2022
4* Liverpool City Break
From Only £109.00

Liverpool is a vibrant city filled with culture, music and beautiful buildings. Most famous for the birth of the Beatles, It has a thriving arts scene and an abundance of museums and galleries all waiting to be discovered.

Duration: 2 Days
21/10/2022
Railways & Waterways of Lancashire
From Only £149.00

Sit back and relax as we head for Lancashire, and all its scenic splendour! Included in our break will be a journey on the iconic East Lancashire Steam Railway with a cream tea as well as a cruise along the Lancaster Canal.

Duration: 2 Days
22/10/2022
Halloween Ghost Walk Special with Simon Enwistle
From Only £149.00

This Halloween, we’ll be joined once again by Simon Entwistle, Lancashire’s much-loved story teller and award-winning historian, for a fun and fascinating visit to the infamous Samlesbury Hall, one of the most haunted locations in Britain

Duration: 2 Days
29/10/2022
Imperial War Museum & Bletchley Park
From Only £119.00

Enjoy a thought-provoking weekend of history and secrets from the code breaking at Bletchley Park and the Imperial War Museum in London.

Duration: 2 Days
29/10/2022
4 Liverpool Christmas City Shopper
From Only £119.00

Bag yourself a bargain with a chance to start (or finish) your Christmas shopping and a weekend away, all wrapped up in our 4* stay in Liverpool!

Duration: 2 Days
04/11/2022 and
09/12/2022
Charming Chester Shopper & Festive Liverpool
From Only £119.00

Don your Santa hat and soak up the wonderful festive atmosphere with this weekend getaway to the fabulous Chester and Liverpool during the build up to the festive season.

Duration: 2 Days
18/11/2022
Liverpool & Cheshire Oaks Twixmas Sales Shopper
From Only £99.00

Bag yourself a bargain on our seasonal short break to Liverpool and Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet.

Duration: 2 Days
28/12/2022
South Wales Celebration & Gower Peninsula New Year
From Only £355.00

Ring out the old and welcome in the New Year in Wales. After the busy Christmas period, it’s the perfect getaway if you want to spend some time relaxing and enjoying the end of year celebrations with friends, old and new - with no washing up!

Duration: 4 Days
30/12/2022
Imperial War Museum & Bletchley Park
From Only £105.00

Enjoy a thought-provoking weekend of history and secrets from the code breaking at Bletchley Park, which helped shorten World War II, to an intriguing insight into World War I & World War II at the Imperial War Museum in London.

Duration: 2 Days
14/01/2023 and
04/03/2023
Shakespeares Stratford Explorer & Spa Break
From Only £99.00

Join us for a relaxing and rejuvenating weekend away to Stratford-upon-Avon. Famed for its ties to William Shakespeare and its romanticised Tudor architecture, and packed with timeless history and heritage, it is an idyllic destination to spend a couple of days.

Duration: 2 Days
14/01/2023
Soul & Motown Party Break ft Leeds & York Coach 1
From Only £105.00

You don’t need to ‘Hear it Through the Grapevine’ ' Soul & Motown is coming to Skills! So, if you feel like dancing the night away, join us on this fun packed short break with live entertainment, a disco and excursions to Leeds & York.

Duration: 2 Days
21/01/2023
Soul & Motown Party Break ft Leeds & York Coach 2
From Only £105.00

You don’t need to ‘Hear it Through the Grapevine’ ' Soul & Motown is coming to Skills! So, if you feel like dancing the night away, join us on this fun packed short break with live entertainment, a disco and excursions to Leeds & York.

Duration: 2 Days
21/01/2023
4* Liverpool City Break
From Only £110.00

Liverpool is a vibrant city filled with culture, music and beautiful buildings. Most famous for the birth of the Beatles, two world famous football clubs and the beautiful Albert Docks. It has a thriving arts scene and an abundance of museums and galleries all waiting to be discovered.

Duration: 2 Days
18/02/2023
Railways & Waterways of Lancashire
From Only £145.00

Sit back and relax as we head for Lancashire, and all its scenic splendour! Included in our break will be a journey on the iconic East Lancashire Steam Railway with a cream tea as well as a cruise along the Lancaster Canal on the award-winning widebeam canal boat Kingfisher.

Duration: 2 Days
18/02/2023
4* Liverpool City Break
From Only £115.00

Liverpool is a vibrant city filled with culture, music and beautiful buildings. Most famous for the birth of the Beatles, two world famous football clubs and the beautiful Albert Docks. It has a thriving arts scene and an abundance of museums and galleries all waiting to be discovered.

Duration: 2 Days
11/03/2023
Settle to Carlisle Railway
From Only £145.00

The Settle to Carlisle Railway crosses the Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines for one of the most scenic rides in Britain. This year join us for an extraordinary journey over the viaducts and through tunnels viewing the most stunning landscapes in the north of England on our spectacular railway journey.

Duration: 2 Days
25/03/2023
4* Liverpool City Break
From Only £199.00

Liverpool is a vibrant city filled with culture, music and beautiful buildings. Most famous for the birth of the Beatles, It has a thriving arts scene and an abundance of museums and galleries all waiting to be discovered.

Duration: 3 Days
21/04/2023
Harrogate Flower Show
From Only £139.00

The perfect short break for garden lovers! The Harrogate Flower Show is one of the UK's premier gardening events, welcoming over 100 of the UK's top plant nurseries and landscapers.

Duration: 2 Days
22/04/2023
Settle to Carlisle Railway
From Only £145.00

The Settle to Carlisle Railway crosses the Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines for one of the most scenic rides in Britain. Join us for an extraordinary journey through some of the most stunning landscapes in England.

Duration: 2 Days
4 dates available
RHS Chelsea Flower Show
From Only £225.00

World-renowned, glamorous, and quintessentially British - The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is truly an unforgettable experience.

Duration: 2 Days
24/05/2023
RHS Chelsea Flower Show & Wisley Garden
From Only £325.00

World-renowned, glamorous, and quintessentially British - The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is truly an unforgettable experience.

Duration: 3 Days
24/05/2023
4* Liverpool City Break
From Only £210.00

Liverpool is a vibrant city filled with culture, music and beautiful buildings. Most famous for the birth of the Beatles, It has a thriving arts scene and an abundance of museums and galleries all waiting to be discovered.

Duration: 3 Days
6 dates available
Ladies Day at Royal Ascot
From Only £195.00

You'll find style, sophistication and grace on this glamorous trip to Royal Ascot for Ladies Day, the high point of the prestigious racecourse's social calendar!

Duration: 2 Days
21/06/2023
Ladies Day at Royal Ascot
From Only £275.00

You'll find style, sophistication and grace on this glamorous trip to Royal Ascot for Ladies Day, the high point of the prestigious racecourse's social calendar!

Duration: 3 Days
21/06/2023
Hampton Court Flower Show ft. The Savill Gardens
From Only £179.00

Enjoy gorgeous garden designs, fabulous florals, and fantastic shopping opportunities on our 'bloomin' brilliant' break!

Duration: 2 Days
07/07/2023
Hampton Court Flower Show ft. Waterperry Gardens
From Only £179.00

Enjoy gorgeous garden designs, fabulous florals, and fantastic shopping opportunities on our 'bloomin' brilliant' break!

Duration: 2 Days
08/07/2023
Bristol Harbour Festival
From Only £239.00

Come and explore Bristol's proud seafaring history at the annual Harbour Festival, which brings 250,000 people to celebrate the city's rich maritime and shipbuilding past.

Duration: 3 Days
14/07/2023
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Only £375.00

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH - Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh’s imposing Castle, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the most iconic events in Edinburgh’s calendar.

Duration: 4 Days
03/08/2023
Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
From Only £225.00

Let's fly away to Bristol's International Balloon Fiesta, the largest annual meeting of Hot Air Balloons in Europe!

Duration: 3 Days
11/08/2023
Kynren: An Epic Tale of England
From Only £240.00

Step into Kynren, an action-packed adventure show retelling 2000 years of English history, myth, and legend.

Duration: 3 Days
11/08/2023
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Only £315.00

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH - Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh’s imposing Castle, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the most iconic events in Edinburgh’s calendar.

Duration: 3 Days
11/08/2023
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Only £375.00

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH - Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh’s imposing Castle, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the most iconic events in Edinburgh’s calendar.

Duration: 4 Days
14/08/2023
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Only £480.00

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH - Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh’s imposing Castle, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the most iconic events in Edinburgh’s calendar.

Duration: 5 Days
22/08/2023
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Only £315.00

THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH - Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh’s imposing Castle, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the most iconic events in Edinburgh’s calendar.

Duration: 3 Days
24/08/2023
Christmas Twilight at Kew Gardens
From Only £135.00

This winter, we return to the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew for an incredible, after-dark experience. Prepare to be bewitched by winding, sparkling paths illuminated by over one million lights.

Duration: 2 Days
3 dates available

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Royals & Rails in Scotland
From Price: £565.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 23/08/2022
Weston-super-Mare & Somerset Summer Splendour
From Price: £445.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 29/08/2022
Bournemouth, Poole & the Glorious New Forest
From Price: £449.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 05/09/2022
Historic Chartwell, Hever & Leeds Castle
From Price: £475.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 05/09/2022
Isle of Wight Delights Ft Osborne House
From Price: £640.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 05/09/2022
Cornish Coast to Coast ft Falmouth St Ives & Eden
From Price: £775.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 10/09/2022
Northumberland Coast: Holy Isle, Durham & Bamburgh
From Price: £459.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 13/09/2022
Elegant Sidmouth
From Price: £725.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 15/09/2022
Royals & Rails in Scotland
From Price: £625.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 19/09/2022
Royal Norfolk Coast & Country
From Price: £879.00
Duration: 7 Days
Departure Date: 25/09/2022
Victorian Steam Sail & Rail in the Trossachs
From Price: £550.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 14/10/2022
Mexico Festival at Kew & 'Mean Time' in Greenwich
From Price: £159.00
Duration: 2 Days
Departure Date: 15/10/2022
Cornish Highlights Ft Rosemundy House Hotel
From Price: £450.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 29/10/2022

Skills Holidays

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Price: £509.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 22/08/2022
St Ives & the Cornish Riviera
From Price: £445.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 25/08/2022
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
From Price: £299.00
Duration: 3 Days
Departure Date: 26/08/2022
Enchanting Eastbourne
From Price: £510.00
Duration: 8 Days
Departure Date: 28/08/2022
Isle of Wight - The Optimum Experience
From Price: £629.00
Duration: 7 Days
Departure Date: 29/08/2022
Highlights of Wales: Llanberis & Portmeirion
From Price: £399.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 29/08/2022
Royal Whitby & the North Yorkshire Moors
From Price: £449.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 29/08/2022
Guernsey by Air
From Price: £789.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 02/09/2022
Cornwall's Charms Ft Looe Valley Railway
From Price: £625.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 05/09/2022
Guernsey by Air
From Price: £799.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 09/09/2022
Southend-on-Sea & the Essex Sunshine Coast
From Price: £435.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 12/09/2022
4* Liverpool City Break
From Price: £199.00
Duration: 3 Days
Departure Date: 16/09/2022
Jersey By Air
From Price: £849.00
Duration: 7 Days
Departure Date: 16/09/2022
Harrogate Autumn Flower Show
From Price: £119.00
Duration: 2 Days
Departure Date: 17/09/2022
Paignton & The English Riviera
From Price: £429.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 19/09/2022
Orkney & The Castle of Mey
From Price: £499.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 23/09/2022
Great Railway Journeys of Scotland
From Price: £695.00
Duration: 6 Days
Departure Date: 25/09/2022
Vintage Trains of North Wales
From Price: £429.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 26/09/2022
Isle of Man
From Price: £449.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 02/10/2022
Exploring Devon & Cornwall
From Price: £425.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 03/10/2022
Settle to Carlisle Railway
From Price: £139.00
Duration: 2 Days
Departure Date: 15/10/2022
Oban, Isle of Mull & Ancient Iona
From Price: £445.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 17/10/2022
4* Liverpool City Break
From Price: £109.00
Duration: 2 Days
Departure Date: 21/10/2022
Luxury London 4* City Break
From Price: £225.00
Duration: 3 Days
Departure Date: 21/10/2022
Imperial War Museum & Bletchley Park
From Price: £119.00
Duration: 2 Days
Departure Date: 29/10/2022
Halloween Ghost Walk Special with Simon Enwistle
From Price: £149.00
Duration: 2 Days
Departure Date: 29/10/2022
Lynton, Lynmouth & Lorna Doone's Exmoor
From Price: £289.00
Duration: 5 Days
Departure Date: 31/10/2022

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Belgrave Road

Bulwell

Nottingham

NG6 8LY

Skills, Belgrave Road, Bulwell, Nottingham, NG6 8LY. Registered in England Number 546349. VAT Registered Number 660 5538 34.

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