The Anderton Boat Lift is an incredible edifice, perched on the banks of the River Weaver Navigation like a giant three-storey-high iron spider. Whether you’re an engineering enthusiast or a history fanatic, the magnificent Anderton Boat Lift will not fail to amaze. It was built by Edwin Clark in 1875 to lift cargo boats the 50 feet from the Weaver Navigation to the Trent & Mersey Canal.
Enjoy time in the lovely town of Llangollen before choosing between boarding the Llangollen Railway for the 10 mile journey to Corwen and return OR Heading to the home of Lady Eleanor Butler and Miss Sarah Ponsonby - The Ladies of Llangollen Including a Cream Tea
Take a ride on the Mail Rail, a spine-tingling and super-geeky journey into London's secret history. In 2003, after 75 years of service, this wonder of engineering was shut down. The postmen left and the tunnels fell silent. Enjoy a 2 Course Lunch on this uniquely interesting Day.
Enjoy a 2 Course Lunch at the Anchor Inn before heading to the fashionable spa resort of Harrogate. Boasting lovely shopping in the Monpellier Quarter,Betty's Tea Rooms, the leafy Valley Gardens. Royal Pump Room and Turkish Baths. No wonder Harrogate is such a winner!
Join us for an amazing experience!